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Job Search UI

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December 15, 2015

Job Search UI

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Lucy

December 15, 2015
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  1. Job search for new grads.

  2. The scope of the exercise is assumed to be a

    college job board. This design focuses on the student side and is mainly based on University of Waterloo students. With further research, this can be used by multiple universities.
  3. Scope Discovery Research Application

  4. Improvements • job application flow • usability • job discovery

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  7. Stakeholders include students, employers, and the university. Users Goals Groups

    Habits
  8. Users Goals Groups Habits Find qualifiable jobs relevant to fields

    and interest in an efficient manner.
  9. Users Goals Groups Habits • Know exactly what positions to

    apply for • Open minded; browse through
  10. Users Goals Groups Habits

  11. Customer Journey 1. Discovery 2. Research 3. Application

  12. Discovery • Communicate with friends, HR reps, professors, etc. •

    Read about industries • Go to events • Job boards • LinkedIn • Contacts
  13. Research • Google • Networking • Consulting with peers and

    mentors
  14. Application • Resume • Cover letter • Portfolio • Job

    application ...repeat
  15. Users Goals Groups Habits No hard deadline Checks daily for

    new postings Uses filters frequently –Specific to broad –Broad to specific Browse –Distrust in the filters
  16. Goal of Design • Improves discovery of relevant jobs •

    Improves usability to let the user be more efficient • Assist with user’s decision to apply
  17. 1. Inconvenient to see new postings 2. Flow is awkward

    3. Filters not deemed reliable by users 4. Terms and filters not intuitive Current Issues
  18. Inefficient usability 1. Inconvenient to see new postings 2. Flow

    is awkward 3. Filters not deemed reliable by users 4. Terms and filters not intuitive Current Issues
  19. W Design Process

  20. Design Process user-centered approach

  21. Empathy Map Personas Customer Journey

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  23. Proposed Design

  24. Proposed Design improved flow

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  27. Proposed Design filter bar

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  29. Proposed Design locations

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  32. Proposed Design disciplines

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  35. Proposed Design other filters

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  37. Future Features to consider for job discovery

  38. ? Questions

  39. presented on December 15, 2015 by Lucy Chen