Danaher Corporation UX / UI Designer in Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Be part of something altogether life-changing!
Working at Cytiva means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.
At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40+ countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term. Forming part of the Biotechnology segment at Danaher, we bring together dedicated technical expertise and talent to develop the next generation of life-changing therapeutics.
We are looking for a UX/UI Designer to work with our expert UX Design team of 15 employees across the world. This position will be based in Uppsala-Sweden or Portsmouth-UK, with the option to work fulltime in our one of our design studios or enjoy a hybrid work schedule. Do you have a passion for customer-centric product design? Then we would love to hear from you.
What you’ll do
Perform UX Design activities including user research, UX/ UI design and UX audits across the range of products by following a structured UX design process.
Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design.
Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
Maintain strong bias towards empathetic design that serve users and considering technical, financial or scheduling limitations judiciously.
Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering.
Working with product owners and engineering team, and communicating the design with project teams cross Cytivas development sites in US, UK, Sweden and India
Work collaboratively with engineering & development teams for translating the design concepts into successful implementation and judiciously negotiate and trade-offs involved.
Work with other specialists to evaluate whether your design will fill need from a producibility and cost perspective.
Present designs and demonstrate prototypes to internal clients for feedback and approval
Advocate for and uphold new standards for UX design and quality within the organization
Who you are
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in UX Design or equivalent
4 to 8 years of work experience with at least 3 years’ experience with UX/UI Design for Web and Desktop applications
Profound understanding of design principles, product and software development processes and a developed aesthetic sense
Ability to interpret relevant design trends and consumer insights in to compelling, brand appropriate design concepts
Ability to effectively review designs and research reports to provide clear recommendations
Hands on experience with designing end to end user experience using Wireframes using any industry standard tool.
Adaptability and flexibility to change as designs and processes improve over time.
Proven track record in creativity and problem-solving evident from work samples/portfolio
Good analytical skills and self-initiative to learn product needs, tools with an ability to take direction while offering strong initiative.
Active listening, , presentation, and communication skills are necessary.
At Cytiva we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Cytiva can provide.
Interviews and selection will happen continuously so don't wait to long- welcome in with your application!
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.