At GE Transportation, a Wabtec company, we move and improve the world. We are a global technology leader and supplier of equipment, services and digital solutions to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling industries. Our innovations help customers deliver goods and services with greater speed and savings using our advanced manufacturing techniques and digitally connected machines.
It's not just about your career… or your job title… it's about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters? Or do things that haven't been done to make your life and someone else's better? GE Transportation has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so for decades to come! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE Transportation delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
Job Overview: As a Sr UX Interaction Designer, you will help create useful and desirable software products and service experiences for the industrial internet of things. You will be partnered with a UX Design Researcher, working as a team throughout the design and development lifecycle. As one of the first to join this new design team, you will have a big impact on design decisions, and work as a strategic partner with product teams.
In this role, you will:
You understand and champion the importance of the design process and act as an active member of the user experience team.
Lead multiple user experience engagements as well as work on highly complex projects
Lead and influence business-wide discussions relative to current user experience projects and the future direction of design and user experience
Use and contribute to company-wide design system
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
Bachelor's Degree in Interaction, Graphic, or Industrial Design preferred or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) OR High School/GED and 5 years of UX design experience
3 years of UX design experience
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 25% (throughout the year, often short notice)
Must be willing to work out of the Atlanta, GA office
GE Transportation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! GE Transportation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.