General Electric Sr Staff UX Visual Designer in Honolulu, Hawaii

About Us:

At GE Healthcare Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities that improve lives in moments that matter. This is not aspiration. It’s transformation. And it’s happening now. GE Healthcare provides advanced medical technologies and services that are shaping a new age of patient care.

GE {NYSE: GE} works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. GE operates in over 160 countries and employs more than 300,000 people worldwide, finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance to build, power, move and cure the world. Not just imagining. Doing.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

GE Healthcare is seeking a Visual Designer to join the Digital Platform User Experience team. In this role, you will help create useful, usable, and desirable web and mobile applications that deliver healthcare to patients in moments that matter. You will influence programs to develop and maintain products based on design and user experience principles shared across the organization.

Essential Responsibilities:

As a Sr. Staff UX Visual Designer you lead, consult, or manage multiple user experience projects, as well as work on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge across multiple specialized business domains.

• Work with interaction designers and user interface developers to design the visual aspects of product user interfaces

• Contribute to a visual and interaction design system used across GE products

• Communicate designs via wireframes, prototypes, guidelines, specifications, presentations and discussions

• Participate in discussions relative to the future direction of design and user experience for the industrial internet of things

• Participate in team discussions about current user experience design projects

• Research and evaluate emerging design, technology, industry, and market trends


Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree from an Accredited University.

• A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in product or service design OR Master's Degree and 6 years experience

Eligibility Requirements

• Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.

• Must be willing to travel 15%.

• Must be willing to work out of an office located in either Seattle, WA (preferred), San Ramon, CA, or Chicago, IL.

Desired Characteristics:

• Leverages typography, color, layout, composition and materiality to create visual interface designs that clearly and effectively express product capabilities and behaviors, as well as business and product brand values

• Creates visual design specifications and documentation that provide detailed instructions for developers regarding typography, spacing, color and other aspects of a product’s user interface

• Creates multiple variations to a single design component to explore how different treatments meet design requirements and brand/experience goals

• Explains and defends design decisions to other members of the project team including developers, product managers, marketers and other designers

• Constructively participates in critiques of own design ideas and those of others

• Designs new components to contribute to design systems and documents intended usage

• Develops visual language studies that explore multiple approaches to the overall aesthetic of a product, with regard to brand and experience values and underlying product capability and behavior

• Skilled in standard design tools (Adobe CC, OmniGraffle, Sketch), hand drawing and visual communication, familiar with time-based and interactive prototyping tools (Hype, Adobe Edge, Keynote)

• Understands the implications of digital display and technologies and for visual interface design

• Experience with user experience research methods, including ethnographic, usability, human factors, as well as more agile feedback methods

• Uses an understanding of people (users, customers, partners, colleagues, leaders) as a primary motivation for design ideas. Demonstrates the ability to extract and communicate how customer groups are thinking and feeling.


Locations: United States; California, Illinois, Washington; Seattle, San Ramon, Chicago