We are building the equivalent of Amazon Web Services for the healthcare industry. In doing so, we are changing a whole industry with our technology. If you are the kind of designer that wants your work to really matter, this is an opportunity to work on the frontline of America's health care system, leveraging your expertise to improve the user experience for doctors, patients, and administrators every day. Do you take pride in designing and delivering solutions that make a difference in people's lives? Applications and services that are scalable and can be leveraged and reused in the global marketplace? Then Optum is the place for you! At Optum, you can bring your passion for innovation to an Agile environment where some of the smartest people you'll ever work with are working together to help disrupt the healthcare system with smart technology. We will make the health care system work better for everyone. When you join us as a Lead UX Designer, you'll have the opportunity to showcase your design expertise, making historic transformation in health care and changing the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. You will be challenged with delivering high quality software products to impact the health care industry for the better. Here, you'll work at a pace you didn't know you had in you, your performance will be rewarded and, at the end of the day, you'll know you're doing your life's best work.(sm) We are looking for an experienced UX/UI designer to be the hands-on Lead Designer of a highly visible product portfolio. You will be working closely with multiple scrum teams to help continuously innovate and deliver effective, easy to use applications. You will also design the overall functionality of the product and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience. Primary Responsibilities:Partner with product owners, technical leads and other stakeholders on UX strategy and implementationCollaborate with and inspire other team members, keeping up with the design industry evolution including best practices, new trends and tools Analyze user feedback to iterate on designs to enhance the user experienceMentor other UX designers as part of cross-functional scrum teamsCommunicate best practices for design and reasoning behind UX decisions to key stakeholdersTranslate concepts into wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiencesFacilitate product visions by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital productsIdentify design problems and devise elegant solutionsTake smart risks and champion new ideas
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About UnitedHealth Group
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.