Staff UX Visual Designer
Location:
Evendale , Ohio
Posted:
November 17, 2017
Reference:
3019845
About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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 Digital is seeking a Staff UX Visual Designer to join the DTS - Design and Experience Engineering team. In this role, you will help create useful and desirable software product and service experiences for the industrial internet of things. As a Staff UX Visual Designer you may lead or be an individual contributor to multiple user experience engagements as well as work on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge across multiple specialized business domains.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Leverages typography, color, layout, composition and materiality to create visual interface designs that clearly and effectively express product capabilities and behaviors, as well as business and product brand values.

• Develops visual language studies that explore multiple approaches to the overall aesthetic of a product, with regard to brand and experience values and underlying product capability and behavior.

• Creates visual design specifications and documentation that provide detailed instructions for developers regarding typography, spacing, color and other aspects of a product's user interface.

• Creates multiple variations to a single design component to explore how different treatments meet design requirements and brand/experience goals.

• Explains and defends design decisions to other members of the project team including developers, product managers, marketers and other designers.

• Constructively participates in critiques of own design ideas and those of others.

• Designs new components to contribute to design systems, documents intended usage.

• Develops visual language studies that explore multiple approaches to the overall aesthetic of a product, with regard to brand and experience values and underlying product capability and behavior.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree in Interaction, Graphic, or Industrial Design preferred or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) (Or 2 year Associate's Degree

from an accredited school or institution)

• A minimum of 5 years of professional experience Interaction, Graphic, or Industrial Design

Eligibility Requirements

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.

Desired Characteristics:

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

• Understands the implications of digital display and software technologies and for visual interface design.

Leadership:

• Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives.

• Synthesizes information presented and can advise on next steps.

• Goes beyond merely presenting functional information, explains the story of the rationale and benefit of their ideas. Uses relevant and appropriate presentation techniques.

• Demonstrates sensitivity to key cultural issues.

• Creates meaningful stories and two-way communications that drive behavior.

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Locations: United States; Ohio; Evendale

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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