Job Description

Requisition Number 07570
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title UX/UI Designer
Position Summary:

We are looking for a UX / UI Designer with the experience and passion to help create and lead the implementation of a range of user-centered digital solutions created and led by the Scripps Research Translational Institute (SRTI), including within the All of Us Research Program (AoURP).
AoURP is a landmark NIH research program that aims to engage one million US participants from diverse social, racial/ethnic, and economic backgrounds in an effort to gain better insights into the biological, environmental, and behavioral factors that influence human health. Scripps Research Translational Institute leads The Participant Center (TPC) for AoURP. TPC develops and manages overall operations for the enrollment and retention of 350,000 direct volunteers from across the country and helps lead the implementation of Digital Health Technologies (DHT) throughout the entire Program.

The UX / UI Designer is responsible for creating efficient and delightful user interfaces for the digital solutions that drive the success of SRTI’s research goals. This designer uses data, testing, and feedback to develop wireframes and interactive prototypes. They excel at collaborating with stakeholders, understanding our users, and rapidly iterating toward low-friction, optimal solutions. The UX / UI Designer has a keen eye, refined aesthetic, and can translate their own wireframes into beautifully executed Photoshop and Sketch designs. They work closely with product managers and development teams to ensure a final product with intuitive interfaces that delight our users and achieve our research goals.

The UX/UI Designer will work on the La Jolla, CA campus at Scripps Research; this is not a remote position.

Position Description


* Design and deploy frictionless User Experiences that delight our users and achieve our research goals.
* Build low-to-high fidelity prototypes to drive user testing and stakeholder collaboration.
* Support data-driven UI decisions with quantitative & qualitative insights and analysis.
* Embrace and advocate for user-centered design principles.
* Collaborate with visual designers as they translate wireframes and prototypes into Photoshop / Sketch designs.
* Engage with a variety of stakeholders including Program Managers, Digital Marketing staff, and Data Science teams.
* Work closely with management and other program teams to shepherd designs and prototypes through implementation and acceptance testing.

Location: San Diego, California
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

* Master’s Degree or equivalent in relevant field.
* 5+ years’ of experience in creating user interfaces for digital solutions.
* Strong analytical and communication skills.
* Ability to collaborate and work well within a team environment.
* Ability to multitask within a dynamic work environment.
* Ability to work independently and manage time/projects efficiently.
* Proven ability to develop product and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management .
* Strong technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.
* Demonstrated ability to produce polished deliverables that present data visually and tell a clear, compelling story
* Proficiency in scientific principles and concepts

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Business & Marketing
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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