Role Title- UX Manager
Thermo Fisher Scientific is seeking an experienced, multi-disciplinary Experience (UX/UI) Design Manager to join the Global Experience Design Group. Focused on delivering product innovation through compelling user experience and creative designs, this role will be part of an exciting new area responsible for developing and delivering rich experiences across Thermo Fisher Scientific’s industry leading digital platform, to help scientists do their work more efficiently and with precision, enabling them to make our world healthier, cleaner and safer.
"Digital Engineering" is Thermo Fisher’s “Software Engineering” center of excellence in Bengaluru. This centre of excellence provide the world-class software and cloud computing service that the scientific community demands. Cloud computing is a recent technological development with the potential to significantly change lab workflows and facilitate access to powerful data analysis techniques. It will serve as an extension of Thermo Fisher’s Software R&D teams while enhancing its responsiveness to the needs
of customers globally.
Scope of the role:
The candidate will play a key part in determining the future design direction and user experience framework for Thermo Fisher Scientific.
People management, budget management, strategic guidance, creative direction, ideation, prototyping, marketing strategy, product design/visioning Translate user stories into interactive application wireframes, site maps and designs Develop site navigation systems and content information architecture Create click-thru prototypes using tools such as Axure and Balsamiq or comparable Leverage customer insights programs to develop user interaction design improvements Collaborate with behavior-based research programs to create persona models and use cases Develop high fidelity designs inclusive of screen layout, graphics, color & typography etc. Establish global standards to ensure consistency across the digital platform
Required Skills and Experience:
Hands-on, creative designer; a team player who thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative work environment that of a start-up style, balanced with the discipline and results driven mindset of a publicly traded Fortune 155 company. The candidate must be comfortable working across the entire UX lifecycle including UX research, UX strategy, UX design (UX/UI/visual) and UX optimization.
From brainstorming to implementation, the Experience (UX/UI) Design Manager will work cross-functionally with software engineers, product management, brand marketing, QA and R&D design teams. He or she must have a passion for creating design strategy that is simple, elegant, consistent and most important easy to use. Applying critical thinking, the ideal candidate must possess a relentless attention to detail, an eye for aesthetics and design sensibilities for making things even better in the quest to improve the user experience
· 5+ years of design experience in interactive, mobile or web apps Experience in designing for SaaS based software and/or websites Expert knowledge of Abstract, Sketch, Zeplin and/or design tools)
· Skilled at rapid prototyping (e.g. Axure or comparable tools) Exceptional digital design skills
· Experience and understanding of user-centered design principle
· Deep understanding of understanding and applying brand guidelines including color and typograp
· Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
· Ability to present and sell creative Product management experience a plus Science or industry experience a plus Experience working within a global agile methodology a plus
Working knowledge of HMTL5, Bootstrap and CSS a plus
Bachelor's degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Digital/Graphic Design, Visual Communications or equivalent work experience Portfolio Required.
Location and Work Environment:
We are hiring in Bangalore, India. Thermo Fisher enjoys a relatively casual work environment, with open areas that foster collaboration. Like most places, we get very busy at times, but we value a healthy work/life balance
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com .
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.