Within Memorial Sloan Ketterings Digital Informatics and Technology Solutions (DigITs) department, were excited to recruit a passionate, pragmatic design leader to advance our transformation and help define the creative direction, development, and evolution of MSKs patient and health consumer applications.
As Senior-Lead Product Designer you will bring a background in designing creative, human-centered experiences which you will apply to shape the future of MSKs digital products. Youll work with stakeholders across the institution throughout the entire design process, all the way from defining design principles to building a repeatable design system. You will collaborate with engineering and product teams to ensure that MSKs products are beautiful and easy to use for our patients.
Provide strategic impact to the institution, elevate user experiences, and deliver uniform, on-brand experiences at scale, over time
Communicate the value of design to diverse audiences, pulling partners into the design process when needed to critically frame and scope design problems
Lead interdisciplinary workshops to mine for insights, expand ideas, establish alignment, and convert outcomes into action plans
Systematically convert design principles into an evolved visual language, and a refined suite of repeatable components, which will enable the wider organization to learn fast and adopt easily
Apply a broad range of techniques, including sketching, prototyping, interaction modeling, journey mapping, and user testing to explore, convey, and validate opportunities and solutions
Create an action plan for achieving system-wide ADA and WCAG compliance
Illustrate how uniform motion and data visualization libraries enhance the user experience and work collaboratively across disciplines to build repeatable patterns that empower and delight end-users
Collaborate with the design team to build out quarterly roadmaps, balancing team capacity with product needs
Advocate for hiring and staffing needs, and helping the team to grow by sourcing, interviewing, and onboarding new team members
An inspiring systems thinker, with strong attention to visual detail, and the ability to see how a design will scale across devices, platforms, and channels
A strong collaborator who is not afraid to get their hands dirty, and who helps to support a growing team by demonstrating best practices and building a culture of cooperation
A master of design fundamentals across digital platforms, and a deep understanding of the importance of applying qualitative and quantitative techniques to inform and validate concepts
Experienced working in a scaled agile/scrum design and development process, and able to connect with teams from both creative and technical backgrounds
7-10+ years of experience building and implementing sustainable digital products that users love with at least 3+ years working with a large-scale Design System implementation
Must have an online portfolio that demonstrates your work and process (please include your password!)
Competitive compensation packages | Generous Vacation, Sick time + 12 holidays to recharge & refuel | Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care | 403b retirement savings plan match | Tuition Reimbursement | 12 Weeks Maternity/Paternity & Adoption Assistance | Commuter Spending Account | Fitness Discounts & Wellness Program | Resource Networks | Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility
We believe in communication, transparency, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, work/life balance and personal well-being to be and feel your best.
Our Hiring Process
You read the ad, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply -> Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview if your profile aligns and/or start the process with a tech assessment, max 45 min online -> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video call -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to an on-site visit with the team -> post-interview feedback -> ideally an offer! -> reference check & onboarding -> orientation & official welcome to MSK
Internal Number: 2020-45312
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.