PWGSC Northern Housing
Custom software application, usability study, checklist booklet for new occupants
Federal government employees working in the northern territories often live in government-owned accommodations. The client needed a web-based software application to track the financial, administrative and maintenance history of its northern housing units.(...1/2)
Working in an interdisciplinary team of programmers and finance officers, we converted their complex business processes into a visual solution. This included synthesizing 15 process diagrams into a 40-screen web prototype. The prototype solidified the requirements and allowed extensive end-user testing, helping refine every page before the database and code were integrated. The design is 100% CSS-based, W3C compliant and fully-degradable, meaning it is accessible on mobile devices and for the visually impaired using a text reader.