Oracle Principal User Experience Designer in Seattle, Washington
Principal User Experience Designer
About Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) Group is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud and our mission is to provide them with best in class compute, storage, networking, database, and security.
Who are we and what is our mission?
Our team is responsible for providing the tools that allow our engineers to monitor and manage the Oracle cloud infrastructure. Our day-to-day work enables a business that spans everything from highly reliable distributed services to internet-scale networking devices and protocols to the coordination of hands-on work that happens in internet exchanges across the world. We are a fundamental resource for nearly every engineer building Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure, and this means our team and this role are highly visible throughout the organization.
We are looking for a well-heeled UX Designer to join our team. You will be at the forefront of defining how our users interact with our services through their devices. You will be joining a group of passionate Front-End and Full-Stack engineers with a big mission who believe that our real success will be in how intuitive the user interface is to our customers. A great candidate for our team can demonstrate a lot of breadth, from Information Architecture to Interaction Design and from Design Language Definition to Data Rich Graphic Design.
These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast; we are still at an early stage where an individual can have a significant impact. If you are passionate about taking ownership of big challenges and producing software solutions that have broad, significant impacts, then join our team!
BA/BS degree in Design, HCI, CS or related field, or equivalent practical experience
7 Years of industry experience in UX design, Information architecture or Visual Design
Experience with visual and interaction design tools (Adobe CS, Sketch, InVision etc.)
Ability to support your work verbally and visually with well-thought out design rationale, data, or user research
A portfolio or selection of work samples demonstrating creative and innovative design solutions.
Ability to quickly grasp and distill highly complex user design issues into clean, understandable solutions
Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment directly with developers for implementation of designs
Passion for UI/UX and designing modern front-end applications
Experience with responsive and/or mobile design
Knowledge of Cloud Computing
Experience with HTML/CSS/JS
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.
Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically seven years of software engineering or related experience needed.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job: Product Development
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire