Staff User Experience Designer

03 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The UX Designer has a focus on Interaction Design, and responsibilities to drive the user experience strategy for next-generation solutions with the GE Predix user experience. The candidate will contribute to the effective documentation and communication of design - via user analysis, workflows, wireframes, leveraging UX principles. You will be a member of an integrated team working with business stakeholders to frame problems, estimate design efforts, receive and respond to design feedback

Essential Responsibilities

Conduct design validation sessions with users and stakeholders to reveal deep insights about user and business needs, technical constraints.
Use storyboards/narrative/wireframes/prototypes of varying fidelity to express how a product or service should behave to deliver capabilities in a way that supports user needs, goals, and workflows.

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

Facilitate user experience design collaborations with individuals and teams from other disciplines. Multitask and manage the design of solutions in a cross-functional and global organization, in an Agile environment.

Develop project plans for UX projects, facilitate the discovery phase of projects - Report on project status, issues, and risks. Identify and mitigate UX risks on projects.

Interface with UI implementation teams to ensure correct realization of UI prototypes.

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

Work with product owners across the businesses to understand market needs & vision; work with teams to quickly translate that vision into UX designs for software.

Demonstrate a strong understanding of Agile / Lean UX methodologies.

Understands key principles of design thinking, what it is and why it is important. Explores all ideas, regardless of their source.

Understands the existing architecture of or application and our design system. Understands what constitutes a well-defined technical architecture.


Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college with 10 years of Industry Experience. Minimum of 3 years in User Experience.

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to influence others and lead small teams. Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact. Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously. Effective problem identification and solution skills. Proven analytical and organizational ability.