Responsible for driving the design of functional UI and User Experience across multiple media platforms within the Abbott ecosystem.
Collaborates with other designers, user experience experts and product specialists to define the newest multimedia experience for millions of customers as a member of a talented and fast-paced Digital solutions team of Abbott. Reports to Digital Transformation Lead . Translates wireframes and requirements into pixel-perfect, typographically beautiful and development-ready experiences as well as be a hands-on contributor in an extremely fast-paced agile environment. You should be comfortable creating experience focused results that balances the usability needs of the user while optimizing for key business metrics like conversion and retention.
You must be comfortable using data to validate design decisions and have experience with qualitative and A/B testing. You should have a clean sense of design and enjoy creating elegantly simple user experiences from otherwise complex workflows.
This is a great opportunity for problem solvers, who are comfortable working with ambiguity and enjoy the process of creative exploration and building functional prototypes. As a creative, tech-savvy web designer, you will have the opportunity to make a real impact on the business and increase your knowledge of conversion and usability testing and end-to-end user experience design.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work collaboratively with key design agencies, development engineers, product managers, executives, and other designers to build scalable solutions to improve the user experience
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience
Create deliverables such as process flows, wireframes, mockups and functional prototypes to effectively communicate design strategies and detailed interaction behaviors
Navigate a fast-paced Agile environment requiring independent self-direction with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication
Contribute to the product roadmap with ideas for evolving and iterating the user experience based on quantitative data and user research
Work with the product owners and cross-functional teams to come up with test options and utilize A/B testing to validate design solutions
Includes, UI design work, Designing pages and site interactions to segment users, effectively convey product benefits and drive trial conversion
Understands both front-end development and backend system capabilities.
Functions as the liaison and facilitates collaboration between the Product Management team and the other supporting functional organizations (Product Development, Engineering, etc.) to properly interpret and deliver accurate designs.
Gathers collaborative information to translate high level process goals into specific sub-processes with appropriate supporting artwork.
Supports the development of Product Strategies dependent on new services/features. Works with engineering and product management peers to ensure the strategy is successfully implemented.
8+ years of experience in UI Design preferably in an agency setting with a sharp understanding of UX Design.
Agile scrum environment work experiencepreferred
Advanced skills in interaction design, information architecture, usability evaluation, and user research
Proficiency with Adobe photoshop / sketch, Adobe CS, and InVision or other related tools proficiencies. (Must Have)
Expertise in UX software such as InVision, Axure, AdobeXD, Sketch, Balsamiq, etc preferred
Ability to quickly grasp goals and requirements from light specifications
Experience with conversion testing and landing page/funnel optimization
BA/BS degree in Design, HCI, CS, or a related field or equivalent practical experience preferred
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Ability to manage and foster change
Ability to listen to multiple points of view and synthesize against goals for recommendations
Ability to plan, prioritize and organize effectively and independently
Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks
Ability to analyze and interpret data and synthesize recommendations
Proficiency with Adobe prpducts Photoshop and MS PowerPoint
Strong business sense and sense of urgency to achieve business results
Highly accomplished designer in the digital realm and an innovative self-starter with fantastic collaboration skills
Possess empathy for users, knowledge of and passion for the entertainment industry
Ability to translate high level user interface designs or wireframes into pixel perfcet artwork
Proven experience delivering concepts, personas, user journeys, storyboards, user flows, wireframes, prototypes, etc.
A self-starter with an ability to excel in a dynamic, ever-changing environment.