Senior Product UX Design Researcher
NSX Product Line, Networking & Security Business Unit
VMware NSX R&D team in Palo Alto is looking for a Senior product design researcher to help craft the next simplicity level of NSX product experience.
As a design researcher for NSX platform, you will conduct user research with interaction designers, product mangers and engineers at VMware to explore the design space of virtual networking. You will use methods like customer and internal user interviews. Develop interactive network design concepts based on user research findings and worked with clients on design iterations. You will help make what used to be a deeply complex infrastructure a simple management process. You will deliver technology that helps our customers build the next generation of IT infrastructure architecture. You will apply your experience and real passion to guide design processes. You own the delivery of the end-to-end experience of this best-in-class network virtualization software platform, from the initial customer research to the specification of user workflows, interactions, and experience. You will collaborate with multi-functional product teams to ensure what we deliver is what our users love. Within the NSX team, you are to operate as a member of a fast-paced start-up with all the perks of a public company.
To learn more about NSX, please go to https://www.vmware.com/products/nsx.html.
Work with domain experts to shape and refine workflow requirements
Master the area of enterprise, cloud networking and security from both provider-side and consumption-side perspectives and eventually grow into a subject matter expert
Design information architecture, user interaction that will revolutionize complex networking workflows to bare simplicity.
Prototype new design concepts, study feasibility, and work with the team to productize
Conduct user study, research to help bring the most effective design to users
Formal education background in HCI
Expert in solving real-life complex analytics and/or visualization problems
Strong visual design and artistic skill
Highly effective verbal and written communicator
Enthusiastic about crafting for humans and simplicity
Able to collaborate effectively with others
Be a user's advocate
Use Sketch or the latest modern design tools
Portfolio of recent work to review with our team is a big plus
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