General Electric Staff UX Visual Designer in Columbia, South Carolina

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 Staff UX Interaction 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. As a Staff UX Interacton 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.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Lead and influence business-wide discussions relative to current user experience projects and the future direction of design and user experience

• Demonstrate a strong understanding of Agile / Lean UX methodologies

• Guide effective documentation and communication of design - via wireframes, mockups, prototypes and user stories

• Leads research and evaluation of emerging design, technology, industry, and market trends


Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree from and accredited university

• A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in product or service design OR Master’s Degree with 3 years of experience in product or service design

Eligibility Requirements

• Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

• Must be willing to travel 15%.

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

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

• Strong working knowledge of principles of Web and application design (HTML, CSS, JS)

• Uses participatory design activities (e.g. paper prototype co-creation, card sorting) to understand vision, business model and assumptions and tacit knowledge about user needs and behaviors.

• Conducts user research to understand user needs, mental models and working contexts

• Synthesizes output of stakeholder research & creates visualizations that effectively summarize key insights related to user and customer needs and behaviors, product definition.

• Creates annotated prototypes or wireframes of user interface designs that visually and textually communicate the behavior of a application.

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

• Expresses UX and design concepts to collaborators on cross functional teams. Goes beyond merely presenting designs, explains the story of the rationale and benefit of design ideas.


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