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Senior Designer - La Crosse, full time

Company: Gundersen Health System
Location: La Crosse
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Job Description:

Love + medicine is who we are, it's what we do, it's why people want to work here. If you're looking for a job to love, apply today.Schedule Weekly Hours:40

Gundersen Health System has made a commitment to be a leader in healthcare innovation and digital transformation. Position is a leader in research and design execution to ensure design excellence. This is a well versed user experience designer position, who is comfortable delivering on complex digital solution projects with little direction. Position will be interactive and collaborative with internal and external consumers/stakeholders through iterative design activities. Ideal individual will have a strong UX & design portfolio demonstrating design excellence, exceptional communication skills, be organized and detail-oriented, and adaptable to changes.Working environment: Ideal candidate will be motivated and have ability to be in-office/onsite regularly with option to work remotely as well.Shift: Flexible, typically Monday - Friday during core business hours 8:00am - 5:00pm.To further discuss role, working environment, or shift contact recruiter Courtney Kostuchowski @ cakostuc@gundersenhealth.orgJob Description:The Senior Digital User Experience Designer is an expert in the creation and delivery of enterprise-class experiences, strategies, and digital solutions that make up the GHS ecosystem using the Human-Centered Design process. They play a critical role in the development of Design solutions for Gundersen patients and employees. The Senior Designer works with other Designers and stakeholders to drive top-of-craft outputs with minimal direction from Design Leadership. This position requires a hands-on designer that demonstrates thought leadership throughout the Design process, from early research and discovery workshops to feature definition to ongoing UX support for products. This role confidently creates modern and intuitive software solutions that follow best practices, while also pushing the boundaries of what is possible as design patterns, techniques, and user needs evolve. This role executes in the following capability categories: user experience knowledge management, user experience strategy development, design definition and delivery, design process and tool selection and training, and user experience content production and delivery.Major Responsibilities:1. Leads design initiatives on high-visibility projects:

  • Leverages design expertise to champion intuitive, simple, and evidence-based user experiences for all digital solutions. Generates momentum and keeps project delivery on track by providing thought leadership and proactively communicating design needs and next steps to more junior designers.2. Leverages deep expertise in Human-Centered Design to create and improve user experiences for Gundersen digital ecosystem:
    • Proactively seeks to understand users through research and data. Skilled in setting aside assumptions or personal preferences in favor of evidence-based design solutions. brings Human-Centered Design principles to the forefront of their work and delivers in the form of research, synthesized insights, user flows, wireframes, prototypes, user interface specifications, and other common design deliverables. Once design foundations are established, articulates the details of design principles to consistently implement and scale them across future solutions and projects.3. Crafts and executes research plans:
      • Assembles the full scope of research plans. Effectively identifies meaningful research goals and creates a plan to complete research activities that align with the goals and scope of the overall project. Activities include user interviews, usability studies, and collaborating with partner resources on sourcing other quantitative data. Confidently moderates and monitors research activities as needed.4. Plans and facilitates design workshops:
        • Leads group working sessions in a manner that derives high-quality and goal-oriented information from groups of varying backgrounds and levels of design understanding.5. Proactively collaborates with project stakeholders:
          • Establishes meaningful channels of communication with project stakeholders and peers. Works closely with these individuals to gather information and project requirements as needed on a rolling basis.6. Mentors Junior Designers:
            • When working with less experienced Designers, uses their own actions to demonstrate design best practices and mentors team members as they strive to complete their own tasks.7. Provides ongoing UX support to vendor-provided products:
              • Works with GHS product support teams to measure and analyze customer/feature usage and identify opportunities to innovate and improve customer experiences for the life cycle of vendor-provided products. Provides design thought leadership in the vendor selection process by understanding and advocating for user needs as they apply to potential features and implementation efforts.8. Professional development:
                • Pursues relevant educational and professional opportunities to maintain and enhance knowledge and skills to meet department and organizational priorities.9. Other job-related duties as assignedEducation and Learning:REQUIREDBachelor's degree in related fieldDESIREDEducation preferred concentration in user experience, design, psychology, and/or human computer interactionWork Experience:REQUIRED
                  • 7+ years of professional experience as a UX/UI designer within a digital product development environment
                  • Must have a strong UX & Design portfolio that demonstrates design excellence
                  • Deep experience in Human-Centered Design required
                  • Demonstrated Behavior Design experience
                  • Expert skill level in the standard tools of the UX trade, e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Figma, and HTML/CSS, prototyping tools, and usability testing like
                  • Solid experience planning, implementing and reporting on user research and usability testing
                  • Strong user experience skill set including; research, synthesis, design strategy, and the development of typical UX artifacts
                  • Experience working in a highly collaborative design environmentDESIRED
                    • Healthcare industry related experienceLicense and Certifications:N/AAge Specific Population:N/AOsha Category:Category 3 - Employees in this job title have no reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.Environmental Conditions:Subject to inside environmental conditionsNot substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditionsPhysical Requirements/Demands of The Position:Sitting Approximately 8 hours in a dayStatic Standing Approximately 3 hours total in a dayWalking/Standing Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayDriving Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayStooping/Bending Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayClimbing Stairs Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayRepetitive Actions - Fine manipulation 0-25lbs; Approximately 5.5 hours in a dayLifting Floor to Waist 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayLifting Waist to Overhead 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayLifting - Other 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayCarrying less than 50 feet 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayCarrying on the right side 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayCarrying on the left side 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayPushing or Pulling 0-25lbs; Approximately 30 minutes to 1.5 hours total in a dayIndhpI f you need assistance with any portion of the application or have questions about the position, please contact or call 608-775-0267Equal Opportunity Employer

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