General Electric Sr Staff UX Visual Designer in Jefferson City, Missouri

About Us:

GE is the world's digital industrial company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet. The company develops software to design, build, operate and manage the entire asset lifecycle – enabling businesses across the energy, aviation, healthcare and manufacturing sectors to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently. All of industry will have to master digital to compete in the future by moving beyond automation to autonomous systems. GE Digital is a critical part of GE’s present and future by helping industrials unlock machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Headquartered in San Ramon, California, GE Digital is a global team of more than 26,000 with offices in Paris, Shanghai, Bangalore, New Orleans, Budapest and Detroit. We are defining what digital means in an industrial world. Together, we work to build the future.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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.

In this role, you will:

  • 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 software 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 Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction, Graphic, or Industrial Design preferred or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) AND minimum of 10 years of professional experience in product or service design OR Highschool degree AND minimum of 14 years experience in product or service design OR Master’s degree AND minimum of 6 years of experience in product or service design. 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 software 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.#DTR Locations: United States; California, Illinois, Washington; Seattle, Chicago, San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.