Graduate Product Designer
Company Name: Workday
Location of Position: Dublin
Company URL: www.workday.com/dublincareers
Number positions: 1
Vacancy Type: Graduate Programme/Internship
Duties: Start your future today Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday. In 2017, Workday was voted the #1 Best Place to Work in Ireland. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do at Workday. But we like to have a good time too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: one of our core values is fun
Job Description: Can you envision being a big part of the user experience design for the next brand of new applications? We want passionate Designers who want to bring their ideas forward for the Web, iOS, Android and Mobile web. The Workday UX Team is looking for a multi-disciplined designer with a consumer style edge. What an interaction designer does at workday: User research, interaction design, wireframing and prototyping. Distill complex problems into simple and elegant user experiences. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for our users’ needs. Work closely with user researchers to better inform designs through users’ point of view. Collaborate with team members to identify usability concerns within the product, select the best methodology to clarify the issues, and present design solutions. Can you answer yes to some of these questions? Have you worked with Invision, Sketch, Photoshop or Illustrator? Is designing applications in your blood? Do you have experience discovering, evaluating, and documenting interface design patterns and standards? Does creating layouts, using typography, choosing color and web design patterns come second nature to you? We believe that all of our products should be beautiful and accessible. You will create designs that delight users while inspire, engage and excite them. We’re looking for someone who is extremely detail-oriented, organized and willing to push the creative boundaries. Help to refine the Workday design language and create innovative, great-looking products that people love to use. You must possess strong communication skills and keen design judgment. You will be given the opportunity to utilize your full range of product design, interaction design, visual design skills, and contribute to the experience of our products inside and out.
Responsibilities: All or some of the following: recommendations to cross functional team members including designers, product managers and developers Support product development by translating interaction design requirements into visually workable designs that adhere to Workdays branding guidelines and design principles. Creatively apply the best user interface design ideas of the consumer web to business applications.
Requirements: BA/BS in Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Human Factors, Psychology, HCI, Product Design, Architecture, Industrial design or a related field Link to an online portfolio and PDF of your resume Mobile application design examples in portfolio Plus 3 or more of the following: Familiarity with user centered design research methodologies Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders; i.e. technical developers, business leaders, and customers A passion for UX knowledge and process; you love all things mobile, social, and innovative Solid design skills – layout, typography, color, web design patterns Software knowhow: CS6/Cloud (AI, PSD); wireframing tools, Google docs / MS Office Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills Good sense and understanding of visual design best practices Professional Development with Generation Workday The next generation of talent will further fuel Workday’s success. This is why we actively seek the best and the brightest students and graduates to join Generation Workday, a career development programme uniquely designed to develop our future leaders. Our programme provides a platform that empowers graduates to do their best work whilst providing a consistent level of support and mentorship to fast track their career growth.
Target Discipline: IT
Level: Honours Degree
Method application: www.workday.com/dublincareers
Closing Date: 31-05-2018