Kitware is actively seeking a talented UI/UX Designer to join our Medical Computing Team. The Medical Computing Team designs and develops image analysis and visualization software across a wide range of computing environments including but not limited to Windows, Unix/OS X, mobile, and web environments.The ideal candidate will:
Design flows, wireframes, and prototypes of interactive design and present to stakeholders
Design and implement Graphical User Interfaces, while guiding other GUI development efforts on various technical projects
Translate user needs and feedback into design requirements, then work closely alongside software developers as they iterate on prototypes to implement the design
Research and develop tools and processes to continually improve the user experience with our software platforms, by incorporating and balancing developer needs, user personas, use cases, and technical restrictions
Work with technical staff and customers to conduct usability tests and collect data on potential design improvements
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Human Interaction or related area, plus 3-5 years’ experience in UI/UX design, preferably in a technical/software industry, or equivalent amount of education and experience
Portfolio of design projects including web, desktop, and/or mobile
Experience using HTML/CSS
Experience with industry-standard digital tools, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and interaction prototyping tools
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to present ideas and receive feedback from a variety of audiences
Familiarity with software development methodologies, version control experience is preferred
Experience as a Qt Designer is preferred
Kitware is an advanced software R&D and open-source solutions provider for research facilities, government institutions, and corporations worldwide. Founded in 1998, Kitware specializes in research and development in the areas of HPC and visualization, medical imaging, computer vision, data and analytics, and quality software process. Our team includes a world class support staff who provide the necessary infrastructure for our fast-moving and ever-changing company. Kitware solutions are making a difference in the world, from improved in health care options to increased national security. Kitware is headquartered in Clifton Park, NY, with offices in Carrboro, NC; Santa Fe, NM; and Lyon, France.
Kitware team members enjoy a small company environment, flexibility in work assignments, and high levels of independence and responsibility. Besides a great work environment, our comprehensive benefits package includes a generous compensation plan, flexible working hours, six weeks paid time off, 401(k), health insurance, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, and free coffee, drinks and snacks.
Kitware actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, protected veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.