When you join Varian, you’re joining an organization with more than 6,500 team members across more than 30 countries. Bring your talent to a place where your work will help fight cancer. We develop and manufacture products and solutions that innovate, support and streamline cancer-fighting solutions worldwide. Our teams have a common drive to help others, and a passion for excellence.
Our R&D site located in Baden-Dättwil, Switzerland, is Varian’s global center of excellence in imaging. More than 240 employees, mostly engineers, computer scientists and physicists, develop key technologies for imaging in radiation oncology. To complete our team in Baden we are looking for a
Senior Interaction Designer
Are you interested in partnering with customers to develop leading solutions for advancing cancer treatment? Do you want to collaborate with a talented group of peers who will inspire you every day? To increase our velocity, we’re looking for a senior interaction designer to join our user experience team in our mission to provide doctors with the means of helping patients around the world to beat cancer. The senior interaction designer will join us in our Baden, Switzerland office and will focus on defining our next generation Treatment Planning and Imaging solutions. A successful candidate will partner with user experience specialists, product managers, medical practitioners and engineers around the world to solve complex clinical and business problems with simple, intuitive, yet powerful designs.
Design creative solutions for desktop, web, & mobile applications using modern design methods in a variety of product development methodologies including Agile frameworks and Phase-Gate approaches
Develop high level and detailed storyboards, wireframes, mock-ups, and prototypes to effectively communicate design concepts
Collaborate with Product Management, and Engineering to understand and incorporate business and technical requirements in design strategies
Collaborate with UX architects and technical leads to negotiate design requirements and play an active role in design iterations
Partner with User Researchers on user testing activities to understand design and usability issues and propose changes to solve them
Masters in Human Computer Interaction, Industrial Design, Human Factors or other design-related field preferred
10 + years of experience in Interaction Design with emphasis on desktop, web, and mobile product design
Excellent knowledge of all aspects of user centered design process, methodology, and UI design best practices
Excellent analytical ability, especially with regard to understanding user behavior and design theories
Advanced experience with design and prototyping tools such as Axure and the Adobe Creative Suite
Demonstrated experience with turning customer insight into interaction designs
A proven track record of working well with multi-disciplinary/multi-cultural teams
Knowledge of the software development process and ability to communicate well with software development teams
Must have portfolio featuring examples of Interaction Design work.
Fluency in English, written and verbal
You’re just one click away from the most impactful work you will ever do and becoming part of the global team united by purpose to fight cancer. Someone, somewhere, will be glad you did. Job Code 12141BR. APPLY HERE .