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UX Design Principal

3M k

Maplewood, MN

Jun 24
Job Description

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a UX Design Principal you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will lead a team of designers in creating digital products and experiences for 3M’s Indoor Air Quality platform. In this role, you will make an impact by:

**Leading a team of UX/UI designers by establishing digital design processes and standards, coaching talent, and collaborating with agency partners to strengthen our team’s digital capabilities.
**Translating business requirements to design objectives, then lead the team through scoping, designing, user testing, and execution of high-quality deliverables.
**Proactively searching for unmet user and customer needs that can be addressed through digital solutions. Use design-thinking to develop new data-driven and digital product and service solutions partnering with business owners and other functions to prioritize and execute.
**Championing digital capabilities and the importance of a good user experience with various stakeholders inside and outside of 3M, including leadership level engagement.
**Driving design consistency and efficiency by sustaining and updating existing design guidelines and design pattern libraries with the support of internal and external resources.
**Leading design collaboration with partner companies’ CX/UX teams in development of joint user experiences such as subscription services and voice-enabled skills.
**Helping with day-to-day design work as an individual contributor in support of project goals.

Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

**Highschool Diploma/GED degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
**Ten (10) years of experience in UX Design, Design Research, and/or UI Design in a private, public, government or military environment
**Experience designing for web and native apps (iOS or Android)

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
**Bachelor’s degree or higher in UX Design, Graphic Design, Human Computer Interaction, or related field
**10-15 years relevant work experience in the design industry
**Experience in design for IoT products
**Experience and demonstrated ability in leading and developing design teams
**Strong communication, influence and strategic thinking skillsets to articulate design proposals and advocate for better user experience
**Experience working collaboratively with business, research and development functions in a variety of settings
**Experience working on products with innovative business models, including understanding of concepts such as the business model canvas, data monetization and technology adoption curve
Please attach a file or include a link to a non-confidential portfolio of design work along with your application.

Travel: May include up to 20% Domestic and International travel

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).


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