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CDI - Staff UX Interaction Designer H/F

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:35:45 PM
  • 2932221
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Grid Solutions
Location(s): France; Puteaux, Budapest

About Us:
GE est le groupe industriel numérique mondial, qui transforme l’industrie grâce à des machines contrôlées par logiciel et des solutions connectées, adaptées et prédictives. GE s’organise autour d’un échange mondial de connaissance, le « GE Store » (offre de produits GE), au sein duquel chaque activité partage et a accès aux mêmes technologies, marchés, structures et intelligences. Chaque invention nourrit les innovations et les applications dans tous nos secteurs industriels. Fort de ses collaborateurs, ses services, sa technologie et sa taille, GE produit de meilleurs résultats pour ses clients en parlant le langage de l’industrie.

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Role Summary:
In this role, you will help create useful and desirable analytic product and service experiences for the data & analytics solutions being built or for the industrial internet of things. As a Staff UX Interaction Designer you may lead or be an individual to contributor to multiple user experience engagements as well as work on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge across multiple specialized business domains

Essential Responsibilities:
In this role, you will:

  • Lead and influence business-wide discussions relative to current user experience projects and the future direction of design and user experience
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of Agile / Lean UX methodologies
  • Guide effective documentation and communication of design - via wireframes, mockups, prototypes and user stories
  • Leads research and evaluation of emerging design, technology, industry, and market trends

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction, Graphic, or Industrial Design preferred or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
    • Professional experience in product or service design OR Master’s degree with experience in product or service design.

      Eligibility Requirements:

    • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
    • Must be willing to travel
    • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

      Desired Characteristics:
      Technical Expertise:

    • Uses participatory design activities (e.g. paper prototype co-creation, card sorting) to understand vision, business model and assumptions and tacit knowledge about user needs and behaviors.
    • Conducts user research to understand user needs, mental models and working contexts
    • Synthesizes output of stakeholder research & creates visualizations that effectively summarize key insights related to user and customer needs and behaviors, product definition.
    • Creates annotated prototypes or wireframes of user interface designs that visually and textually communicate the behavior of a software application.
    • Skilled in standard design & wireframing tools (Adobe CC, OmniGraffle, Sketch), hand drawing and visual communication, time-based and interactive prototyping tools (Hype, Adobe Edge, Keynote).
    • Knowledge of visualization platforms like Tableau would be a plus.
      Business Acumen:

    • Develops knowledge of industrial business domains, products, key processes, suppliers, customers and market/competitors.
    • Understands and stays up to date on the industry’s technology landscape; brings new ideas to the team. Maps industry technology trends to internal vision.
    • Understands principles of design thinking, what it is and why it is important. Explores all ideas, regardless of their source.
    • Works to create an understanding of how individual people and things fit within larger structures (like systems or organizations), as well as the relationships between parts of a system and the system as a whole.


    • Understands the value of a rigorous, collaborative and transparent decision-making process.
    • Demonstrates sensitivity to key cultural issues.
    • Uses generative techniques (sketching, brainstorming, etc.) to establish a variety of possible design decisions and decision scenarios.
    • Expresses UX and design concepts to collaborators on cross functional teams. Goes beyond merely presenting designs, explains the story of the rationale and benefit of design ideas.

      Personal Attributes:

    • Acts and decides appropriately when all available information may not be possible to obtain.
    • Demonstrates the ability to extract and communicate how customer groups are thinking and feeling.
    • Asks questions appropriate to translating an abstract problem into a roadmap for identifying solutions.
    • Captures specific information from the audience and validates it back to them for acceptance.

      Desired Characteristics:

      Locations: France; Puteaux, Budapest
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