Lead UX/UI Designer (Remote Opportunity) in Mason, OH at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    4690 Parkway Drive
    Mason, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2021
  • Job ID:
    req71735

Job Description

Position:  Lead UX/UI Designer (Remote Opportunity)

Basic Purpose:

Quest Diagnostics is looking for an experienced design leader to help shape and drive our user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design practices. The ideal candidate should be an expert in human centered design and design thinking with a bias towards designing based on real user insights. As the Design Lead, you will be instrumental in creating functional, yet beautiful, digital experiences that will be used by half of the US population.

Duties and Responsibilities:

-Define and implement processes to ensure consistent, functional, and beautiful designs across all phases of the product development lifecycle.
-Conduct design reviews and critiques to ensure consistency and adherence to design thinking principles, industry best practices, and the Quest brand.
-Mentor, coach, and develop a diverse and growing team of UX and UI designers.
-Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards through the implementation and maintenance of Quest’s UI design system.
-Stay up-to-date on industry trends and ensure our design team is at the forefront of design best practices, standards, and tools
-Advocate and champion design thinking throughout the enterprise
-Collaborate with business stakeholders, marketing, product management, engineering, and other designers to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals, and experience.

Supervision Exercised:

-Mentorship
Including hard-skill assessment
Career Development
-Design reviews and critiques
-Recruiting and interviewing for design roles

Education:

BA/BS in a design related field

Work Experience:

-8+ years of relevant experience of UX/UI design of digital products
-2+ years of experience leading and/or managing design team
-Demonstratable user-centered design experience across all phases of the product design and development lifecycle and a keen understanding of the design process and artifacts necessary to ensure a successful product launch
-A willingness and desire to grow and mentor junior UX and UI designers
-A Passion and bias for design driven by user needs and expectations.
-Design experience in an Agile development framework preferred
-Deep understanding of the different levels of design artifacts from low-fidelity to functional high-fidelity prototypes and where and when the different artifacts are appropriate
-Demonstratable experience of incorporating user research into your design process and implementing sound design decisions based on research insights
-Excellent written & verbal communication skills with the ability to defend design decisions when necessary
-Strong organization and documentation skills to help catalog design elements into a company-wide Design System. ---Understanding of principles of Atomic Design a strong plus
-Ability to manage and contribute to multiple projects concurrently

Physical & Mental Requirements:

-Ability to work, communicate, and collaborate remotely
-Less than 25% travel

Apply Today

Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.