Philips Visual Interface/UX Designer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Visual Interface/UX Designer

Job summary:

We are looking for a visual interface designer with experience in both enterprise and consumer software with experience working within an agile development approach. Though this experience, you’ve cracked the code on how to present and defend your design recommendations within a fast paced, technically-minded environment.

You will be open minded, believing that designers are not the only source of creativity as you embrace a multi-disciplinary process that is sensitive to user needs and human factors rigor.

You are also happy to dive into the challenges that come with a company in transformation and want to help accelerate that positive change. You are transparent and collaborative and believe that teaming up is the best way to solve complex problems.

Your responsibilities:

As an Interaction/visual interface designer you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to create and fine tune the interface designs of our software and applications primarily on a range of healthcare related connected sensing propositions. You will be a true hybrid designer, but if you had to choose, your super powers are in finely crafting the visual and behavioral aspects of our software experiences.

Your team:

At Philips Design we believe that good design is about creating solutions that satisfy people's needs, empower them and contribute to their health and wellbeing, all of this without destroying the world in which we live. The Philips global creative force of some 500 professionals is located in our Design studios in Europe, North America and Asia.

What we offer:

A challenging, innovative and creative environment in which you can rapidly grow your experience and career working for a multi national company, within the meaningful world of Healthcare.

We are looking for:

• You have a 4-year degree in visual design, interaction design or related field

• You have 2+ years relevant experience

• You have a strong aesthetic and visual sensitivity

  • Working knowledge of mobile and web technologies and prototyping tools

  • Experience working within agile software development processes

  • Collaborative team player

  • Self-motivated, pro-active thinker

  • Proficiency in English

  • You are passionate about designing products to improve people’s lives

Please contact Natalee Pennicooke and provide:

Cover letter in English, stating career objective

Current resume in English

Digital portfolio or link to your on-line portfolio, clearly showing your role(s) and responsibilities as well as your methodology.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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