The Welch Allyn User Experience design team supports the global development and advanced technology teams with interaction, visual and industrial design as well as ethnographic research and usability testing. Our designers work collaboratively with stakeholders and customers to research, design and implement competitively differentiated user experience solutions for clinicians and patients.
We are looking for someone who is comfortable working closely with our UX team as well as our cross functional/cross location project teams and be able to function with limited supervision in an Agile software development environment. A designer in this role will consult and assist development teams in several or all of the following areas: visual design, interaction design, usability testing, user research, information architecture and design documentation.
They must demonstrate a passion for design, strong collaboration skills and a proficiency in concept development and communication skills. We are looking for a creative problem solver who is competent in evaluating, selecting, and applying standard user experience principles and processes to recognize, understand and solve user needs.
Welch Allyn's goal is to empower clinicians and health systems with the tools to make a difference in patients and clinicians lives. We are looking for someone who is passionate about this work, who empathizes with the functional and psychological needs of the people who experience our products first hand. Someone who approaches problems with an open mind and willingness to test and refine their ideas.
Must be able to communicate design intent through storyboards, user-stories, workflows, wireframes and visual designs from low fidelity prototypes through final design assets.
Must be able to balance the needs of different stakeholders within Welch Allyn from hardware and software Engineering to Marketing, Clinical Affairs and Quality.
Provides inputs to usability testing and customer research. Depending on experience, may lead research or testing activities for defined aspects of a project.
Collaborative team member with good written and verbal communication skills.
A Bachelor's degree or higher and 4 years of experience in one or more of the following:
User Experience Design, Interaction Design, Visual Design, Design Research
Use of design software such as Adobe Creative Cloud, Axure, OmniGraffle