Ux design researcher wabtec
Job description : at ge transportation, a wabtec company, we move and improve the world. We are a global technology leader and supplier of equipment, diensten and digital solutions to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling industries. Our innovations help customers deliver goods and diensten 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 have n’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, instituten, technology and scale, ge transportation delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
As a ux vormgeving researcher, you will bridge the gap between vormgeving and technology. You understand the importance of human-centered vormgeving and the implication of technology on experiences, and will contribute to multiple small to medium sized projects as an individual contributor with a brandpunt on at least one specialized technology domain.
In this role, you will : contribute to the discovery, execution, analysis, and synthesis of user research advocate for user research and help champion buy in from stakeholders and businesses participate in discussions and activities related to current research projects contribute to effective documentation of research and testing including notes, photos, video and resulting analysis stay up to date on current and emerging design, technology, industry, and market trends apply knowledge of agile / lean ux methodologies basic qualifications : bachelor ‘s degree in cognitive or experimental psychology, human pc interaction, human factors ; or in “ stem ” majors ( science, technology, engineering, and math ) 2 year ‘s of professional experience eligibility requirements : legal authorization to work in the u. S. Is required. Ge may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills. Must be willing to travel up to 10 % must be willing to work out of an office located in atlanta, ga desired characteristics:
Technical expertise : recommends both short- and long-term research activities, contributing to the creation of a research plan contributes to qualitative and quantitative research activities such as ethnographic studies and usability studies creates and communicates of research artifacts, findings, reports, and recommendations contributes to planning of research topics and usability tests and contributes to the analysis and synthesis of research findings contributes to analysis of usage data and communicating findings to stakeholders high attention to detail ; extremely strong written and verbal communication skills knowledge of research tools such as morae observer, camtasia, axure, invision, and omniture business acumen : knows key cross-functional concepts that impact the company, business priorities, & organizational dynamics. keeps current on industry landscape and brings new ideas to the team. maps industry trends to internal vision. joins and participates in industry associations and conferences. explain to various stakeholders through the vormgeving thinking process to frame a ongelijkheid and creates artifacts to facilitate shared understanding of business benefit. understands key principles of vormgeving thinking and research, what it is and why it is important. explores all ideas, regardless of their source. understands that designing, validating, developing and deploying products and instituten for infrastructure-level domains requires attention to complexities between systems. leadership : develop and apply specific user research methods and their outcome deliverables in a timely fashion. meets with ongelijkheid leaders and programmatuur development leaders to ensure progress towards ongelijkheid goals and requirements. identifies and mitigates risks on projects. translates user-centered vormgeving requirements into technical implementations for projects. continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. effectively balances different, competing objectives. keeps participants focused on task and end process. guides participation to include all present ; solicits information about absent stakeholders. expresses technology options to collaborators on cross functional teams. goes beyond merely suggesting vormgeving technologies and clearly articulates the rationale and benefit of vormgeving technology choices. understands the value of a rigorous and transparent decision-making process. personal attributes : works with cross-functional teams and cross-business teams and assist in driving broad-reaching solutions across the function / business understands the skills necessary for contributing to constructive conversations utilizing active listening and validating the information needs of stakeholders and users. influences change through others and begins to set a vision for future change ; evangelizes the practice of user research to ge business leaders. demonstrates a deep passion for learning and courage to push the boundaries of one ‘s own thinking. seeks to understand problems thoroughly before recommending solutions. asks questions to clarify objectives when ambiguities are present. delivers solution ( s ) where additional information may not be needed or available, while clearly stating any underlying assumptions. ge transportation is committed to taking on the world ‘s toughest challenges. in bevel 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, 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.