Be part of the ontada(tm) team that's poised to transform the fight against cancer. Backed by the strength of a Fortune 8 company, our entrepreneurial organization develops technologies used by the oncology community to deliver evidence-based, personalized care, as well as insights used by biopharma companies to accelerate drug development and support the entire treatment journey. Our work powers informed decision-making at every pivotal moment in oncology - from the treatment options presented to patients, to the operational considerations for oncology practices, to the design of clinical trials, to the commercial launch plans for new therapies.
ontada is looking for a Senior UX Designer to develop and extend the UX capabilities of our oncology applications. You will help us design the best software experience in the world for cancer doctors. You will craft and deliver compelling, approachable and intuitive cross-platform user experiences as we build our industry leading products. You will help us define all aspects of our product: user flow, design system & language, core UI elements and interaction patterns. This experience will have desktop, mobile & tablet variants- you will help us define how each delivers the best possible user experience for their use case.
This is a senior role with a high degree of accountability and independence. The position is based in San Francisco, CA and will report to the Head of UX.
Help evolve a simple, user-centered design process at ontada.
Help develop and improve supporting tools and infrastructure.
Lead design efforts from concept to market for our products.
Apply fundamental user experience, design and research principles to deliver intuitive customer journeys.
Transform ideas into creative, simple and responsive designs under technology and time constraints, working closely with peers in Product Management & Development.
Spend time in the field getting to know & understand the workflow of doctors, and the challenges they face. Leverage User Research and testing feedback to inform and validate design decisions.
Use Design Strategy & Research to assist defining and evolving the product roadmap of your projects, and in prioritizing areas of focus.
Help mentor and provide an example for junior designers to follow. Help develop a world-class design culture and practice within our studio.
Demonstrated excellence in defining user flows, interaction patterns and complete product experiences that align with user needs.
Knowledge of design systems, data platforms and UI delivered through multiple devices (desktop, tablet & mobile).
Ability to absorb complex, detailed input from Researchers, Program Managers & users and distill this into approachable and intuitive UI.
Can-do, positive attitude.
Typically requires 7+ years of relevant experience
4+ years of product design experience
1+ years in a senior product design role where you have led design on projects from kickoff to launch
Experience with the design of complex systems
Excellent written and oral communication skills to communicate design rationale and thinking.
Ability to inspire and get people on-board.
Ability to lead design within cross-functional teams and hold yourself responsible for delivering business outcomes.
Ability to support design culture within an organization: discovering talent, refining processes and systems, coaching junior designers to help them progress in their career.
Experience with design within the medical ecosystem is a strong plus.
Passion for improving the healthcare of people, especially cancer patients.
Visual design capability, and additional skillsets that can help us create artefacts that tell our story (writing, video, public speaking etc.)
Variety of User Experience capabilities and knowledge, rather than a narrowly defined skillset.
Patience: these systems are complicated and the experience we create will evolve over time, a willingness to keep working to improve it will help you succeed.
4-year degree in related field or equivalent experience
General Office Environment
San Francisco, CA is the preferred
Raleigh / Durham, NC, or The Woodlands, TX is acceptable.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S. No sponsorship available for this position.
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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About McKesson Corporation
We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.
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