Thomas J. Watson said it best: “Good design is good business.” Visualization is critical to discovering data-driven insights and effectively communicating that knowledge to others. Designers at IBM work to create experiences that work together, work the same, and work for our clients. Does the thought of creating the platform at the heart of solutions like Watson, Blockchain, IoT, and Security excite you? If so, read on!
Your Role and Responsibilities
As a User Experience Designer, you will
Work in an Agile environment (with Product Owners, Requirement Managers, Developers, QA) to define requirements and design the solution, depending on the project.
Design intuitive and simple user interfaces for web and mobile solutions, producing journey maps, storyboards, mock-ups.
Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mock-ups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
Design UI for Mobile and Web applications with special focus on Data Visualizations.
Innovate with evolving customer experience in terms of applying technologies and business models
Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas
Join our Enterprise Operations organization in providing a great user experience for our Tools & Technology wing.
In this position, you will be challenged to understand business needs as well as user’s perspectives and put them in a cohesive design which is simple but elegant. You will also be expected to design the overall functionality of the product, and in order to have a best user experience, iterate upon in accordance with user testing.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Minimum 4-5 years of experience as UX Designer (and/or Interaction Designer, Information Architect) with experience working with internal or external stakeholders.
Demonstrated expertise of using Design tools like Sketch, Invision or similar tools e.g., Adobe, Balsamiq, Framer etc.
Experience in designing tools or applications to support Sales or Marketing projects with focus on dashboard, data visualizations.
At least 4 years of experience of working in an agile environment with developers implementing designs
Portfolio of previous work must be presented incorporating UI designs and/or sketches that demonstrate an understanding of wireframing, interaction design, visual design and design best practices.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Proven Soft skills in written and verbal
You love collaborative environments that use agile methodologies to encourage creative design thinking and find innovative ways to develop with cutting edge technologies
Ambitious individual who can work under their own direction towards agreed targets/goals and with creative approach to work
Intuitive individual with an ability to manage change and proven time management
Proven interpersonal skills while contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Up-to-date technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing publications
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
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Being You @ IBM
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