Cerner User Experience Designer in Missouri


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User Experience Designer

Job Description:

Cerner’s UX team is looking for a User Experience Designer with strong experience design chops to join them. In this role you’ll be responsible for understanding the vision of Cerner domains and using this knowledge to communicate design specifications to engineering/development teams and solution owners. You’ll have the opportunity to solve complex design challenges and present new, innovative ideas across Cerner and our clients. You’ll help facilitate and run usability studies, interpret guidelines and existing requirements with solution managers, facilitate design sessions to help define vision, user stores, functional requirements, wireframes, and visual prototypes. You’ll work closely with our Usability Researchers (who are also on the UX team) to drive the vision of user-centered design as they execute recommendations to embed usability more deeply within each solution team.

Additional responsibilities include: presenting, developing, and implementing the visual style of Cerner solutions by determining illustration style, color palettes, typography, screen layout, and user interface (UI) design. You’ll manage a common visual style across all Intellectual Property domains, updating the corporate style guide according to the latest research in user-centered design, and fully understand a user-centered design methodology. This will be accomplished by evaluating designs against common heuristics; creating demonstrations to support usability testing with clients, as well as coordinating those usability tests.

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Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Company Overview:

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Industrial Design, Graphic/Visual Design or a Design-related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Must reside or be willing to relocate to the Kansas City metro area


  • Master's degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Industrial Design, Graphic/Visual Design or a Design-related field

  • Experience coding in HTML/CSS, JavaScript

  • User Research and Usability Testing

  • Knowledge of digital tools and processes, specifically in the area of health care application design

  • Mobile app design experience

  • Experience with design tools either purchased or free e.g., Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) or Creative Suite (CS) apps like InDesign, Dreamweaver and Photoshop, Sketch, UX Pin

  • Experience in user-centered design experience, specifically in user interface (UI) design and research



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Yes - Domestic/Regional


Kansas City

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Information Technology