Oracle Senior User Experience Designer in Topeka, Kansas
Responsible for creating, evaluating and modifying prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development.
As a member of the User Experience team, you will develop and apply software design/usability processes in the investigation of technical problems. May develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses. Provide product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams, including the analysis and investigation of applications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist in developing design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations. May produce specifications describing user needs and internal structures for product in development.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically four years of software engineering or related experience needed.
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Oracle's Construction and Engineering business unit is the leading global provider of on-premises and cloud-based solutions. Our customers rely on Oracle Construction and Engineering software to help them plan, build and operate their critical assets. This involves coordinating their teams and information to manage risk and improve performance across their processes, projects and organizations.
Our team is seeking a Senior User Experience Designer to join our global design team. Over the next year, our team will be tackling a range of challenging initiatives. We are putting our customers at the heart of everything we do and we’re relying on your skills to facilitate our product teams’ understanding of our customers’ behaviors, needs and motivations.
We are on a mission to unlock possibilities for our customers by creating a seamless experience across our platform. We’re bringing intelligence into our solutions and exploring the adoption of Oracle’s new design language. There are challenging customer problems to solve, with plenty of complexity and assumptions to unpack!
The success of this role requires close collaboration and coordination with product strategy, technical product management, engineering, and the wider design team across the globe. You will use your storytelling ability to communicate ideas for different audiences including sales, consulting and executive leadership.
You accept that you don’t already know everything, and you love to learn. You advocate for customer engagement, actively seeking feedback and data points to fine-tune or modify your assumptions. You’re looking for your next challenge to affect change within an organization and develop your ability to lead through influence and excellence.
A year from now you will have created connections across the organization. You will have delivered innovative designs that help customers achieve their outcomes. And when you’ve hit bumps in the road, you’ve found relief in a close-knit and fanatically supportive team, at a company committed to creating dramatic and impactful change in user experience.
We hope this is you and that you’re excited to embark on this journey! Please include a story of how you overcame a recent challenge in your cover letter.
Some of your daily tasks
Planning and conducting research using appropriate qualitative and quantitative methods to express the customer problem, understand the business context and measure the success of our products
Teaming up with engineers to find the best solutions to our customers’ problems
Explaining your design rationale and goals to engineers, product strategy, technical product management and others
Using visual tools such as interactive prototypes, experience maps, user journeys, storyboards, workflows and wireframes to communicate
Planning and facilitating workshops to meet customer and stakeholder engagement goals
Qualifications & previous experience
BA/BS degree in Design, HCI, CS or related field, or equivalent practical experience, or equivalent industry-specific experience.
4+ years of demonstrable industry experience in UX design or information architecture. Experience with visual and interaction design tools.
Experience with storyboarding, customer journey mapping or service design.
Experience with responsive or mobile design.
Knowledge of the construction and engineering sector.
Diversity and Inclusion:
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