Oracle Product Designer in Richmond, Virginia
Oracle Data Cloud
Oracle Data Cloud is one of the fastest growing big data companies in the industry. We proudly talk about transforming brands with data powered by over 15 Million domains to understand cross-channel consumer behavior, so that brands can know more about who their customers are, what they do, where they go, and what they buy.
The Oracle Data Cloud design team is calling for talented designers to redefine the future of big data at one of the most exciting companies. We are looking for an experienced product designer to help us build exciting and powerful tools that are simple to use and gain insights from. You'll work as part of a focused team that designs and builds products used by some of the biggest brands across all industries.
You are passionate about interaction design, data visualization, and product experience. You have exceptional interaction, interface and information architecture skills. You communicate effectively with team members, providing constructive feedback to help efficiently evolve ideas. You are able to quickly and specifically communicate design concepts and rationale to your team. You think big picture but care about the details. You get excited about solving hard problems that focus first on customer needs and solutions expressed across rapidly expanding form factors. You thrive in a fast-paced environment that offers the opportunity to collaborate with a team of other awesome designers and developers.
Create compelling, efficient, and intuitive interfaces / workflows for various tasks including audience creation, insights and deployment
Design data visualizations that communicate complex ideas for simple consumption
Efficiently gather and organize user needs and requirements
Embrace data-informed design, incorporating extensive data, research and competitive analysis into your design process
Create elegant conceptual solutions to these needs, using participatory and iterative design techniques within an Agile framework
Define user interfaces and specifications based on these concepts, with strategies to test and iterate
Effectively communicate your concepts, design rationale, and research findings to the team
5 years of interface/interaction design experience, particularly with data visualization
Please provide a link to a portfolio that demonstrates the ability to develop user interface concepts, create prototypes, and deliver requirements such as conceptual models, storyboards, scenarios or flowcharts
Expertise with tools such as Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite
Rapid prototyping and mobile/responsive design experience
Proactive, innovative problem solving experience with a multi-disciplinary team
Some experience designing within an Agile framework
Data summarization and visualization skills
Strong communication skills
BS/BA in Design, HCI or related degree preferred
Some travel once a qtr for a few days - although not necessarily consistently
The job demands a capacity for sustained work so that all the necessary phases from specification through to implementation can be completed within a demanding time frame. Location is based in either San Jose, California or Vienna, Virginia.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Responsible for creating, evaluating and modifying prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development.
As a member of the User Experience team, you will develop and apply software design/usability processes in the investigation of technical problems. May develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses. Provide product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams, including the analysis and investigation of applications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist in developing design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations. May produce specifications describing user needs and internal structures for product in development.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically four years of software engineering or related experience needed.
Job: Product Development
Location: US-CA,California-San Jose
Other Locations: US-VA,Virginia-Vienna
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire