180499 - Human Factors Engineer
Industry
IT
Region
PA-Pennsylvania
City
King of Prussia
State
PA
Rate
$55 to $68.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Human Factors Engineer for an opening in King of Prussia, PA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
As a Human Factors Engineer, you will work on internal IT Applications that are based on Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions. Candidates must be familiar with human-automation interaction/human machine teaming and have experience performing user-centered design activities including task analysis, use case analysis, persona development, user interface design, wireframing, prototyping with SAP Build, and recruiting/planning/conducting rapid iterative usability studies. The successful candidate must be able to talk through their work history in this area and provide work samples to be considered for this position.

This job will involve conducting quantitative and qualitative user research including contextual inquiry, user interviews, cognitive walkthroughs, heuristic evaluations, surveys, usability tests, as well as analyzing and presenting findings/recommendations to internal customers and technical teams.

Candidates must have experience working on multidisciplinary teams, applying user-centered design in an Agile environment, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Demonstrated experience with the systems engineering life cycle, human systems integration processes, and human-automation interaction/human machine teaming body of research.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
o At least five or more years of experience in: o Human Factors Engineering o User Centered Design o Usability Testing o Heuristics Evaluations o User Case Analysis/Modeling o Project management - Agile preferred o User Interface Design o Prototyping experience with SAP Build o COTS, SaaS project work as a Human Factors Engineer/User Experience Researcher o Systems Engineering life cycle o Human Systems Integration processes o Familiarity with Human-automation interaction/human machine teaming

EDUCATION:
Accredited Masters Degree in Human Factors, Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Computer Interaction or a related field

Travel:
Yes (TBD; could be multiple locations)

WORK HOURS:
9/80, 1st Shift
Full-Time

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Brenda Ramirez-Velez
bramirezvelez@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x256 or (800) 927-9318 x256

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.