IBM UX Designer in MULHUDDART, Ireland
Ready to change healthcare? IBM Watson Health uses Cognitive Computing to tackle some of healthcare’s most challenging problems. It transforms health with new approaches to care, productivity and well-being. Watson Health’s cognitive systems understand, reason and learn – helping to translate information into knowledge that can help drive more informed decision-making. With cognitive computing, we can see and analyse more data than ever before – and achieve more than we ever thought possible.
In Watson Health we have an exciting opportunity for a UX Design. Join the Watson Health Design team’s mission to build revolutionary health care products. Our environment is ever changing and requires a candidate who is flexible, thrives in ambiguity, and can effectively collaborate across cross-functional groups and locations. We are looking for a hands-on UX Designer with a passion for innovation, creativity, quality, and bringing new capabilities to market that delight and inspire users.
Work in a multidisciplinary team using agile approaches
Produce user requirements specifications, conceptual models, personas, storyboards/scenarios, flow charts, conceptual sketches, wireframes, IAs, design prototypes, and design specifications.
Create digital assets that effectively communicate product function and intent, user interaction, and screen hierarchy.
Work with visual designers, design researchers, developers and architects to ensure UX designs enhances the overall user experience
Work with design team to lobby for and plan validation activities to ensure a delightful user experience
Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed designs, and design rationale both verbally and visually to stakeholders and team members
Ensure design consistency with IBM's development standards, best-practices and guidelines
Work with and communicate across the wider development team and management
Demonstrated application of user interface design principles and the user-centered design process, including user research techniques, both in creating designs and discussing design decisions with the product team
Demonstrated ability to produce quick, low-fidelity sketches on tight schedules that utilize design heuristics and usability standards
Demonstrated ability to synthesize real user feedback into designs
Demonstrated experience with Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Cloud, Balsamiq and/or other design tools
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills, including techniques to persuade and negotiate and the ability to articulate alternative approaches
Demonstrated storytelling and presentation skills
Creative, outside-the-box thinking; quality is a must!
Bachelors degree any of the following: HCI, Interaction Design, Industrial Design, UX Design, and/or related fields
Portfolio/work samples at any fidelity including:
Information radiators such as personas, mental models, diagrams, etc.
Visualizations of complex user experiences: flows, scenarios, etc.
Early sketches to low-fidelity interactions (show your process)
At least 1 year of experience designing software applications for a global audience
At least 1 year of experience in Agile, Scrum and Lean
Strong knowledge of interaction design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to desktop & mobile products
Thrive in a fast paced work environment that requires independent self-direction with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication
Proactive and takes ownership for producing positive results
Contributes as a valued team member and colleague with leaders at all levels
Demonstrates personal self-awareness and desire for continual learning and personal development
Readiness to travel 10% travel annually
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
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Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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