Full Job Description
Job Title: UX+UI Designer (Remote)
Requisition ID: 133599BR
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them.
Location/Division Specific Information
Chelmsford MA / Life Sciences Solutions Group.
This can be a remote position: Northeast strongly preferred (NY, CT, NJ, MA, NH, RI).
How will you make an impact?
This role will focus on delivering product innovation through compelling user experiences and creative visual designs and will play an integral part in our Experience Design Center team for developing and designing rich customer experiences for all of our brands. You will work across the entire UX and UI lifecycle, including research, strategy, design, and optimization: from brainstorming to implementation, and will work cross-functionally with software engineers, product management, brand marketing, QA, and R&D design teams. We are seeking someone who has a passion for creating a user experience and design strategy that is straightforward, elegant, engaging, and most importantly, easy to use.
What will you do?
Create thoughtful user experiences, all while having the ability to take that experience into a visual form. You'll work on a variety of different projects, providing initial brainstorming and strategy through front-end implementation of UX and UI design for instruments, desktop, web-based, and mobile scientific analysis applications.
Combine strong concepting skills with creative design & execution.
Understand and execute on the aspects and steps of the process in building interactive design solutions.
Visualize, design and conceptualize user experiences. This includes information design hierarchy, process/screen flows, concept sketches, annotated wireframes, interactive prototypes, high fidelity visual mockups, and optimized graphics production.
Communicate design strategy, rationale, and perspective and present UX and UI design concepts.
Understand and apply feedback with flexibility.
Work closely with project leads to meet business expectations and requirements, and customer needs.
Work interdependently and collaboratively with team members on key initiatives to ensure that the creative execution maintains a strong, consistent look and feel.
Utilize and contribute to design patterns that will enable a consistent user experience across products and platforms.
Collaborate cross-functionally with globally located design, research, engineering, marketing, product management, and other internal organizations.
How will you get here?
Bachelor's Degree Preferred plus 5+ years’ experience; or 8+ years equivalent work experience acceptable in lieu of degree.
Minimum 5 years of experience in UX, with the emphasis on visual design and design thinking process (instead of research or usability evaluations)
Good visual design skills - ability to lay out a screen in a well-organized way
Extensive wireframing experience
Good interactive prototyping skills - clickable prototypes with occasionally advanced interactivity
Experience with projects small and large
Ability to manage your own project planning and deadlines
Ability to collaborate well with project teams
Ability to present before large groups (3-15 people)
Ability to apply existing design patterns
NOTE: Please submit work samples or link to online portfolio when you apply Work, with samples that show how your projects progress from the start to the finish - ideally including rough notes, sketches.
Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.