UI/UX Designer

Department: Product Management
Reports to: Director, Product Management
FLSA Status: Exempt
Supervisory Responsibility: None

 

About Us 

Attainia is embarking on its next phase of growth after establishing a leadership position in Capital Lifecycle Management software for the healthcare industry. Attainia has built an impressive list of clients including hospital systems, facilitators, GPO’s and a supplier network that contains the largest number of products in a single catalog. Attainia is now building upon our past successes to help our clients reimagine their healthcare processes and to transform their businesses through the solutions Attainia provides today and into the future.

Position Summary

As a UI/UX Designer you will work with Engineering, Product Management and other stakeholders to help design the current product and also iterate on new designs for future products. This position requires a mix of creative design and technical acumen to be able to work with many stakeholders they will interface with. You will keep up with current design trends to provide the user with a great product experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

The list of duties and responsibilities is illustrative only and is not a comprehensive listing of all the duties and responsibilities performed.

  • Conducts User Interviews to gather user feedback and iterate on creative design
  • Writes user surveys, collects, and analyzes data gathered from them
  • Creates and iterates various UX artifacts such as journey maps, personas, task flows, low and high-fidelity wireframes, and interactive prototypes
  • Aids in the design user interfaces for our new product lines and helps redesign our current applications so that they better suit our growing user base
  • Designs, iterates, and redesigns. Willingness to change direction on a design based upon user research and feedback
  • Collaborates closely with UI/UX team, Product Managers, and other agile software team members to design, deliver, and refine new innovative experiences for Attainia products
  • Proactively identify UI improvements; provides recommendation on improvements using modern design paradigms
  • Presents designs and coherently articulates what the design elements are meant to communicate
  • Understands and advocates for the needs of the users and their experience
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform essential duties may be considered.

Required

  • 3-5 years designing interfaces for web experiences as a member of a UI/UX, product team, or in an agency environment
  • Demonstrable UI/UX design skills with a strong online portfolio
  • Wireframe and mockup experience
  • User research and testing experience
  • Knowledge of Sketch, inDesign, UXPin, Axure, InVision, and/or other visual design tools
  • Understanding of visual production process (layout specification, providing assets for developers, clean file organization)
  • Excellent visual design skills with attention to detail and sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Fluency with UI principles and best practices

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree in visual arts, graphic design, human computer interaction
  • Ability to build prototypes using HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery
  • Experience designing UI/UX for B2B applications and SaaS software applications
  • Experience designing an application for multiple platforms and form factors (web, iOS, Android; phone, tablet, desktop)
  • Experience designing dashboards that easily communicate complex data to the users
  • Experience working with cross-functional, kanban and scrum agile teams

Ability to

  • Be a thoughtful do-er. It is not enough to be insightful; regularly get your hands dirty with a can-do attitude
  • Be comfortable sketching an idea on the whiteboard
  • Always be learning. Keep up to date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Research, experiment, and collect data
  • Collaborate, pair, and design with your peers
  • Be flexible. Be willing to throw something away, take it back out of the trash can, and crumple it back up again as we learn more about the solution space
  • Keep learning and be intellectually curious
  • Be humble and be able to admit you do not know
  • Have a passion for every user interface you help design
  • Be independent but also interact well with others on the team

Work Environment/Physical Demands

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Most work is performed in a normal office environment
  • Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time; jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met
  • Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects
  • Operate a variety of standard office equipment including computer, telephone, copy and fax machine requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand and eye movement

Please send resumes to jobs@attainia.com