Job Detail

Location Limerick
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley

Senior UX Engineer

Job ID: JOB-11717

Staff HF/UX Engineer


My medical device client in Limerick is seeking a Senior Human Factors/UX Engineer to join their R&D Facility



Position Description

My client is seeking an accomplished Human Factors/User Experience Design Engineer to create intuitive user interfaces/interactions for a variety of complex medical applications, instruments and mobile devices. The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. The ongoing design and development work includes both Windows Embedded and desktop applications development, as well as web-based and mobile device interfaces. We utilize the latest rapid prototyping technologies for iterative user-centered product design.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Manage the Design System content and process.
  • Manage the Research Operations process for agile user research.
  • Lead weekly UXD design review and process improvement meetings to ensure proper oversight of consistent visual and interaction component designs across the team and projects.
  • Execute interaction design and visual design as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Collaboratively plan and execute user experience activities (user research, usability testing, heuristic evaluations, surveys, etc.) with agile development team and leadership team.
  • Develop, follow, and communicate design guidelines, patterns, style sheets and libraries to create uniformity within the software engineering organization and brand recognition with our customers.
  • In addition to the UX/UI design, a successful candidate will be willing to work as part of a software engineering team, participating in design documentation, unit test, code review, version control, defect tracking, and schedule development.
  • Ensure safe and effective Human Factors & Ergonomics of physical interaction as part of a hardware engineering team, participating in concept brainstorming, prototyping, and testing for usability and positive user experience for appropriate down-selection to the final design.


Skills and Knowledge

  • Ability to translate business goals into an intuitive, creative, and engaging experience for the user.
  • Proficiency in creating wireframes/mockups/prototypes depending on need for project.
  • Demonstrated design skills and strong command of visual attributes including composition, information organization, typography, graphics, and color.
  • Understanding of standard user-centered design (UCD) methodologies and common hardware/software development practices.
  • Knowledge of microbiology or other life sciences applications is desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics for physical interaction and product design.
  • Usability protocols writing and test execution for formative and summative evaluations.
  • Physical interactive mock-ups and prototypes for rapid iterative design evaluations.


Education and Experience

  • 5 – 8+ years of work experience in Graphical User Interface DesignBachelor’s degree or equivalent in Human Factors, Computer Science or related discipline e.g. Interaction/Graphic/Web Design/Product Design.
  • Minimum of 3 year experience with Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator, or other graphics design tool.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience with Axure, Balsamiq, UXPin or similar wireframing/prototyping tool.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience with HTML5 & CSS3.
  • Solidworks CAD experience is a plus.


For further information on this UX role in Limerick please contact Dee Curley on 086

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Dee Curley


Senior UX Engineer

Dee Curley

Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley
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