UX Designer

Location: Harrison, NJ Posted: Aug 30

Job Description

Every moment of every day, people all over the world turn to Panasonic to make their lives simpler, more enjoyable, more productive and more secure. Since our founding almost a century ago, we’ve been committed to improving peoples’ lives and making the world a better place–one customer, one business, one innovative leap at a time. Come join our journey.

Currently, Panasonic Corporation of North America (PNA) is seeking a UXI Designer.

What You’ll Get to Do:

Manage design projects with contractors and partners within set budgets and deadlines. Coordinate design collaboration tasks utilizing Design Thinking Approaches with cross value multi-disciplinary teams and align progress with management and applicable affiliates and customers.

Creation:
•Think Creatively to Generate Hypotheses, Design Concepts and Ideas
•Visualize and Prototype by means of Sketches, Rendering, Mock-ups, Movies and Animations
•Refine Visualized Concepts and Ideas iteratively to compel the audience

Research:
•Plan, Moderate and Conduct design research
•User observations, surveys, interviews, secondary research
•Analyze research findings and be able to apply insights for 1) Creation and 3) Presentation

Presentation:
•Inform and communicate Research and Creation deliverables by means of appropriate presentation methods
•Creatively generate story telling scenarios and interact with audience to attain feedback
•Facilitate and creatively lead collaborative workshops with teams and clients

What You’ll Bring:

Education & Experience:
•Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design or Interaction/Graphic Design or related field is required.
•3-5 years of professional design experience working with global cross-functional team, design consultancy or equivalent position.
•Strong portfolio proving designs and experience of launched/implemented designs and demonstrate visualization talent.

Competencies:
•Advanced level of Adobe Creative Suite (2D Graphics, Movie), 3D Computer Graphics (Rhinoceros / Solid Works or equivalent)
•Understanding and Ability to practically apply Design Thinking/Human-Centered design approaches.
•Team Player with Outstanding organizational skills, Multi-tasking capabilities with abilities to prioritize and navigate ambiguity.

Communications:
•Strong persuasive communication skills and interpretation skill in English and Japanese.
•Ability to conduct research interviews, prepare presentation document, give presentation about designs.
•Ability to communicate design concepts using visual tools such as sketches, rendering, mock-ups, movies and animations.

Other Requirements:
•Ability to understand instructions and proactively manage assignments independently in a fast-paced environment.
•Flexibility and Multi-tasking capabilities.
•Travel 10% within United States, South America and Asia

What We Offer:
•Family like environment with an entrepreneurial spirit
•Collaborative culture that thrives on innovation and new ideas
•Rewards and recognition for great achievements
•Growth opportunities for career development
•Flexible work arrangements to help balance life and work
•Competitive benefits and compensation package

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.

Application Details

https://us-careers.panasonic.com/careers/jobs/uxl-designer-harrison-nj

How To Apply

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NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

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