1+ months

Principal UX Designer - Surgical Robotics

Medtronic
Boston, MA 02133
Principal UX Designer - Surgical Robotics

Location:

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Requisition #:

20000B48

Post Date:

Jul 16, 2020


**Careers that Change Lives**


You will join a team of mechanical, electrical and software engineers responsible for developing Medtronics Robotic Assisted Surgery platform starting with launch and production scale-up, and moving into product improvements and additions.


**Impact patient outcomes.** **Come for a job, stay for a career.**


The Minimally Invasive Therapies Group strives to enable earlier diagnosis, better treatment, faster complication-free recovery, and enhanced patient outcomes through less invasive surgical solutions.


The Surgical Innovations group sets the standard for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) by creating innovative surgical products and services that focus on obesity and diseases and conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, lung, abdominal wall, pelvic region, and the head and neck.


**A Day in the Life**


This position is located in downtown Boston, MA and will report to the Industrial Design User Experience lead.


Lead GUI / Digital Interactions for a next-generation robotic surgical system.Work embedded in our Systems Engineering team to understand and influence digital workflow and system behavior at all levels.Update and maintain visual design language and refine digital interactions across a highly complex, interactive system.Collaborate closely with a dedicated Human Factors team to help define user needs, prototype, test and refine usability across all digital interactions. Create prototypes and production graphics for everything from inspiration to testing to marketing collateral.


**You will work with:**


+ Refine and maintain digital design language, maintaining roots in original marketing VOC and hardware design language

+ Ideate and develop digital interface across system screens

+ Document and develop system behavior specifications including indicators, sounds and state-based allow/restrict behaviors

+ Consult on and/or own GUI design of system-adjacent apps

+ Observe Usability testing and OR procedures

+ Actively participate in Systems Engineering processes of risk assessment and requirements development and refinement

+ Develop and maintain structured design documentation including GUI spec


**Must Have: Minimum Qualifications**


+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience


**Nice To Have:**


+ A minimum of a BS/BA in Digital/GUI/UX/Interaction Design required plus a minimum of 5+ years relevant experience.

+ Strong visual prototyping and graphic communication (Sketch, InVision, Illustrator, Powerpoint) for design ideation and persuasive/explanatory use (e.g., helping systems engineers illustrate a workflow or interaction concept)

+ Cogent, concise written communication

+ Experience independently managing and prioritizing design approach to multiple projects (e.g. consultancy) or complex systems (e.g. medical systems).


**Strongly Preferred:**


+ 2+ years experience with regulated product development process (e.g. IEC62366; requirements; development stages)

+ Experience with timelines and budgeting

+ Workflow agility and clear communication to meet fluid project priorities and requirements and tight timelines


**WORKING CONDITIONS:**


+ Standard office setting, surgical lab, operating room, pilot lab, external research organizations, supplier visits

+ Distributed RD teams

+ Travel up to 10% of the time primarily between Boston and North Haven facilities via car or train as well as other occasional domestic and international travel


**About Medtronic**


Together, we can change healthcare
worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and
services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.We challenge ourselves and each other to make
tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding
place to be.


We want to accelerate and advance
our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with
the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal
healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.


**Physical Job Requirements**


The above statements are intended
to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees
assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the
required responsibilities and skills of this position.


The physical demands described
within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative
of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


**EEO**


It is the policy of Medtronic to
provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age,
color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability,
race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or
expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public
assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal,
state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


This employer participates in the
federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization
of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program,
please click here: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Posted: 2020-07-21 Expires: 2020-09-26

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