Northwell Health Sr Designer User Experience in Melville, New York

Req Number 0027OW

Job Description

As User Experience Architect you will translate requirements into concepts and elegant user experience design. You will create wireframes, mockups, html prototypes, interaction models, user task flows, screen designs, and UX details to promote ease of use, improving and optimizing the user experience. You will also demonstrate conceptual and creative thinking to provide simple and elegant design approaches to complex design problems, leveraging current digital technologies, establishing best practices for UX development and then making continuous improvements.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Translates user requirement and complex business problems into highly usable designs in collaboration with both internal and external stakeholders.

  • Drives the development of clean, efficient, user interface designs from conception through implementation.

  • Creates new concepts, mockups, wireframes and visual and interactive designs based on internal requirements and creative briefs.

  • Performs front-end development tasks including templating, static builds, styling and JavaScripting.

  • Collaborates with back-end developers and analysts to communicate design specifications, develop requirements and provide design feedback.

  • Represents users while balancing realities of business environment.

  • Understands and works within project parameters, client goals and requirements, internal goals, usability, technical constraints and schedule.

  • Develops and maintains styles, guides and asset libraries to support Web and Mobile interfaces.

  • Ensures products' compliance standards are implemented during construction; including Section 508 and WC3.

  • Monitors industry trends and provides leadership with updates on applicable developments.


  • Bachelors degree in Marketing, Communications, Computer Science Information Technology or related field, required.

  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in web design, graphic design, web and mobile development or user interface design, required.

  • Thorough knowledge of web, mobile, interactive design principles and site usability, including layout, grid systems information design, typography, and conceptual skills and ability to create prototypes and mock-ups, required.

  • Advanced expertise in AJAX, JavaScript, CSS3 and HTML 5, required

  • Experience required with Adobe Creative Suite 5 (or newer).

  • Able to work independently, as well as in cross-functional team.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to articulate strategies.

Our Culture

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us:

Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.