IBM Software Designer (Business Analyst) in SINGAPORE, Singapore
IT Specialists in this job role have expertise in analysis and description of business processes, and their translation into functional and non-functional IT requirements. Business analysts act as the interpreters between the worlds of IT and business. Typical examples of the deliverables are functional and non-functional requirements, use-cases, process models, and impact analysis. IT Specialists in this role primarily apply their technical and business process skills in an internal or external customer billable services and implementation environment. The employee focuses on individual/team/department/ operational objectives.Skills:Environment:Professional knowledge related to incumbent's department or function.Communication/Negotiation:Engaged as an independent professional. Ability to articulate and compare alternatives approaches. Negotiate with specified objectives.Problem Solving:Recognize problems related to project objectives. Creativity and judgment applied to professional technical, or operational problems. Independently generates solutions, based on analytical skills & business knowledge. Challenge the validity of given procedures and processes to enhance andimprove or develop complementary adjustments /solutions.Contribution/Leadership:Works on special projects, or leads small teams, or manages routine technical/ operational activities or departments (national or international). Understands departmental mission and vision. Provides advice in technical/operational domain of specialization. Generally controls own work priorities and methods requiring tradeoffs.Impact on Business/Scope:Accountable for individual or team, or department results, and for the impact of the results on functional activities. Participates in overall departmental program planning. May have budgetary responsibility. Contributes by supporting activities that are subject to business measurements, impact customer satisfaction, or impact immediate costs or expenses.
Minimum of three to five (3-5) years development experience in which the largest part of that time has been spent designing and developing UI
Two or more years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications which leverage emergent technologies and mobile.
Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies
Solid portfolio demonstrating design savvy
Turning a wireframe design into a well-formatted, user-friendly web page
Strong Web 2.0/RIA knowledge and experience
Strong design skills, production value and attention to detail
Strong User Interfacing knowledge
Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and associated design tools
Good Eclipse IDE and WebSphere experience
Java, Servlets and JSP/JSTL experience
SVN or source management experience
Agile development methodology such as Scrum
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