User Experience Designer-Software Focus (Intern)
Deerfield, IL 
Posted 9 days ago
Job/Internship Description

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives- where your purpose accelerates our mission.

Position Overview:

The Baxter User Experience (UX) design team supports the Care Solutions Connectivity team with interaction, visual design, ethnographic research, human factors, usability research and testing. Our designers work collaboratively with stakeholders and customers to research, design and implement competitively differentiated user experience solutions for clinicians and patients.

We are looking for someone who is comfortable working closely with our UX team as well as our cross functional/cross location project teams and able to function with limited supervision in support of our projects. A design intern in this role will be familiar with: visual design, interaction design, usability testing, user research, information architecture, and design documentation. They must demonstrate a passion for design, strong collaboration skills and a proficiency in concept development and communication skills.

Baxter's goal is to empower clinicians and health systems with the tools to make a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians. We are looking for someone who is passionate about this work, who empathizes with the functional and psychological needs of the people who experience our products first-hand. Someone who approaches problems with an open mind and willingness to test and refine their ideas.

Key Responsibilities:

Must be able to communicate design intent through storyboards, user-stories, workflows, wireframes and visual designs from low fidelity prototypes through final design assets.

Provides support for usability testing and customer research.

Supports the broader UX team in design documentation.

Collaborative team member with good written and verbal communication skills

Required Background

A Bachelor's degree candidate in one or more of the following:
* User Experience Design, Interaction Design, Visual Design, Design Research
* Use of design software such as Adobe Creative Cloud, Axure, OmniGraffle, Sketch, Figma

The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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As soon as possible
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