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UX Designer

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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
Designers will articulate and envision the future of IBMs entire portfolio of products, ranging from software, hardware to consulting. This will include the following competencies:

Visual Designers will use their expertise in typography, layout, and color to elicit the desired emotional response and connections for a projects given personas. Attention to detail at the pixel precision level is a must.
User Experience Designers will craft intuitive interactions and workflows informed by market and audience research typically in the form of sketches called wireframes. Industrial designers with strong interaction design skills are welcome to apply.
Front End Developers will use their expertise in front-end programming to quickly prototype a working model of the assets and ideas generated by Visual, User Experience and Research Designers. A strong background in front-end technology (web and mobile) is a must.
Design Researchers specialize in discovering, analyzing, and socializing user needs, with a focus on empathic design. Through quantitative research, Design Researchers develop user personas and the user ecosystem to prioritize design work.
Our positions offer an excellent opportunity to develop design skills with a multi-disciplinary team of developers, designers and business professionals focused on the next generation of software. You will gain real-life experience with a corporate position that will not only impact IBMs bottom line but also influence the future of software.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Basic Requirements:
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Industrial Design, Graphic Design, Interaction Design or related field.
Solid understanding of the theories and practices of interaction design and the principles of application design.
Passion for designing elegant solutions to complex problems.
A strong foundation in visual, interactive or industrial design tools. Must have the ability to use industry standard design tools at a minimum of an intermediate level or higher.
Strong English written and verbal communication skills.
Strong foundation in teamwork, leadership, critical thinking and multi-tasking.
Strong focus on client success.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Hands-on skills in HTML, CSS and Javascript.
Experience with requirements management tools.
Previous work/internship experience on software projects is a plus.
Previous work/internship experience in user interaction or experience design projects is a plus.
Previous work/internship experience on user research or evaluation projects is a plus.

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 youre 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.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-01-04

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