WHAT WEâRE LOOKING FOR A star in user experience research. The User Experience Researcher is responsible for conducting, analyzing, and documenting user research, and collaborating on UX deliverables throughout the user centered design lifecycle. A passion for conducting and applying user research. The UX Research team is a critical driving force behind the designs at SPARK. The ideal candidate has experience in a wide range of user research methodologies, such as user interviews, card sorting, usability testing, eye tracking, contextual inquiries, etc. This role involves assisting with all phases of the research process, from project kickoff, to study implementation, to development of recommendations. The ideal candidate can produce insightful user research findings and translate the results into meaningful and innovative user experiences. Analytical, yet also creative. This role requires the use of both sides of the brain, making sense of qualitative and quantitative data while pioneering new interaction and user interface paradigms. The candidate should be capable of producing user experience design concepts that are not only usable, but engage and persuade the user to action. A detail-oriented team leader. This role will be expected to lead and manage full-cycle inter-disciplinary projects. The candidate should have exceptional communication skills and project management abilities allowing them to oversee oher project team members including other UX Researchers, Interaction/Visual Designers, Content Strategists, and others from our Creative, Technology, and Strategy groups. In this role, the candidate will act as the primary client contact and be expected to manage project scope while ensuring clientsâ project goals are met. RESPONSIBILITIES â¢ Understand target audiences' needs, tasks, and goals through user research and translate them into usable and creative design concepts â¢ Develop user personas and scenarios to clarify results of user research and focus the team's design efforts on the needs of target user groups â¢ Work collaboratively with UX team and clients to develop innovative solutions to design challenges â¢ Present user research and UX strategies to key stakeholders and clients â¢ Evaluate user interfaces through usability testing and expert (heuristic) reviews â¢ Design wireframes and mockups to represent design solutions and recommendations â¢ Participate in UX thought leadership in both the company and the industry â¢ Define and oversee projects goals, timelines, resources and budget â¢ Manage an inter-disciplinary project team & deliverables â¢ Client relationship management QUALIFICATIONS â¢ 3+ years of work experience conducting user research â¢ Extensive experience creating user interface designs based on user research findings â¢ M.S. or Ph.D. in Interaction/User Interface â¢ Design, Information Science, Cognitive Psychology, HCI, or related degree â¢ Previous project management experience â¢ Creative and strategic thinker able to develop innovative solutions to problems and leading-edge design â¢ Experience working in a consulting environment is a big plus, but not required PERKS â¢ Learn from team members who are leading experts in user experience design â¢ Work on a variety of challenging and varied projects including public websites, intranets, and interactive products â¢ Work with a wide range of clients ranging from Fortune 1000 to start-ups â¢ Exposure to advanced UX design research methodologies including eye-tracking, persuasive design, cross-cultural design â¢ Highly collaborative team environment â¢ Paid professional development opportunities â¢ Health Benefits â¢ Extremely flexible hours â¢ Unlimited vacation time â¢ Retirement benefits â¢ Reimbursements for parking & metro accessible office location â¢ Unlimited free gourmet coffee & healthy snacks HOW TO APPLY Please email Victoria Levasseur at email@example.com if you are interested in this position. Please include your resume, link to an online portfolio or PDF, and your thoughts on why youâd be a good addition to the SPARK team. For more information about SPARK and the position visit: sparkexperience.com/positions/senior-user-experience-researcher-project-lead/
1.Ensuring compliance with, and promoting onboard awareness of all offshore safety requirements and procedures; as well and environmental processes. 2.Carry out site safety inspections, STOP tours and ensuring compliance with the permit to work system. 3.Work with crews and vendors to enhance safety and environmental standards and culture, participating in toolbox talks, risk assessments, inspections, audits and accident investigations as required. 4.Ensure that all works are carried out with due regard to safe operating practices and company procedures. 5.In the event of near miss/incidents, fully investigate, report and propose new procedures. 6.Familiarise, train and mentor new and existing employees on the unit procedures and HSE routines. 7.Provide a professional and informative liaison between the OIM, HSEQ and unit management to develop and deliver a first class safety culture through training and initiatives. 8.Assume responsibility for the upkeep and management of the accident/incident and near miss reporting system. 9.Employee must have a proven track record in safety management and enhancing a positive safety culture within the offshore oil & gas industry, ideally on an FPSO - coupled with the ability and experience in formulating and leading a team. 10.Key competencies for this position include a high attention to detail, excellent communication skills, tact and diplomacy, and the ability to positively influence and motivate others.
1.Ensures all navigational and station keeping operations are conducted in accordance with Ensco’s procedures and all applicable maritime regulations. 2.Directs operation of the dynamic positioning and ballast control systems where applicable. 3.Assists as needed in maintaining rig stability and position, and at the correct draft and trim. 4.Maintains navigational logs and records and submits reports as required by maritime regulations and ALLSEAS procedures. 5.Assists in subsea operations related to running and operation of station keeping sensors and signals. 6.Monitors drilling, loading and unloading, power plant operations, and other rig operations for potential impact on navigation and station keeping operations; makes corrections or recommendations as needed. 7.Keeps the Master informed of navigation and station keeping status, including prompt notification of problems that could result in inability to maintain course or station position. 8.Second in command during all marine operations. Must always be ready to relieve the Master when necessary. 9.Monitors all operations potentially impacting seaworthiness of the rig; ensures all operations are in accordance with Ensco procedures and maritime regulations. 10.Ensure the watertight integrity of the rig is maintained at all times. 11.Ensures that all vessels that come alongside the rig are safe and functional. Reviews work permits for fuel loading and any vessel that may be secured to the rig during his watch. 12.Communicates with the Engineering Department regarding loading, storage, and usage of fuel and water to maintain rig draft and trim within stability limits. 13.Ensures that deck or marine system maintenance to equipment or structure is kept up to high standards of cleanliness, efficiency, and reliability. 14.Participates in the Safety Training Observation Program (S.T.O.P) and the weekly and pre-tour safety meetings.