Are you interested in partnering with customers to develop leading solutions for advancing cancer treatment? Do you want to collaborate with a talented group of peers who will inspire you every day?
To increase our velocity, we’re looking for a Senior Interaction Designer, with a strong sense for Visual Design (User Interface Design) to join our user experience team and help bring meaningful, delightful, and elegant user experiences to our customers.
The senior interaction designer will join us in our Baden, Switzerland office and will focus on shaping our next generation Treatment Planning and Management system.
A successful candidate will partner with user experience specialists, product managers, medical practitioners and engineers around the world to solve complex problems with simple, intuitive, yet powerful designs.
Design for the extremes and produce an array of divergent design solutions informed by a wide variety of data sources
Evaluate proposed design solutions against pre-determined quality and success criteria, and be able to articulate the rationale behind design decisions.
Produce a wide variety of design artifacts from Interaction Models to pixel perfect designs to effectively communicate design concept.
ork closely with researchers to plan research activities and uncover unmet needs and constantly validate that the design solutions meet all safety requirements.
Partner with design peers to develop and evolve the long-term UX strategy for our internal tools to ensure UX is always at the heart of every development.
Actively engage with other designers to give and solicit feedback to continually ensure that design solutions are smart and safe to use.
BA / BS degree or equivalent practical experience.
8+ years of experience delivering great experience design as UX designer, interaction designer, information architect or similar.
Advanced design & prototyping skills; we use Sketch, Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, and we are open to experimenting with other tools that can help the team.
Excellent analytical abilities, especially about understanding user behavior and design theories.
Strong experience working side-by-side with engineers and product managers to build intuitive designs.
Demonstrable will to solve problems, big and small, glamorous or not for all kinds of users.
Understanding of the importance of setting aside the time and space to learn and grow your design practice.
Great communication and presentation skills that speak to a broad range of audiences.
Experience working in healthcare domain with design control, regulatory practices and standards for medical devices or similar regulated industry is a nice to have.
Have an online portfolio, or a PDF portfolio that can be shared with the application. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
Become part of our team
At Varian, our culture is centered on fostering the creative potential of every employee through teamwork and collaboration.
Our technologies touch millions of lives every day, and this inspires us to do our best work every day. By using your talent, ambition and creativity, you can build a career that allows you to make a real difference in people’s lives.
You’re just one click away from the most impactful work you’ll ever do. Apply now and join our mission to help save lives.
Someone, somewhere, will be glad you did.