Innovation Leadership Program 2017 - UX Design Engineer

Innovation Leadership Program 2017 - UX Design Engineer
Coopersburg, PA

Job Description

Innovation Leadership Program - UX Design Engineer

Join Lutron’s Innovation Leadership Program and you’ll develop the skills and knowledge needed to win in the world of innovation.

  • Immediately join an engineering development team

  • Participate in a monthly forum to share ideas

  • Collaborate with inter-disciplinary engineers, business managers, customers, and suppliers

  • …and more!

Lutron Electronics is the world leader in the design and manufacture of lighting controls, lighting control systems and shading solutions for residential and commercial applications. 

This is a unique opportunity to create a world-class user experience that brings content, data, and design to life.

From conception through testing, refinement, and launch, you’ll be integral to the success of the project.

 

A Day in the Life of a HCI Engineer at Lutron

8:00am    –   Prepare day’s agenda, check and respond to emails

8:30am    –   Schedule stakeholder interviews, brainstorming and usability sessions.

9:00am    –   Review and analyze user research; develop personas and scenarios for a new iOS mobile app feature that allows homeowners to edit their HVAC temperature set points

10:30am  –   Conduct user task analysis and create mock-ups at an appropriate level of fidelity

12:00pm  –   Have lunch with a candidate interviewing for a job at Lutron

1:00pm    –   Conduct a meeting to review design proposal with peers and other stakeholders

2:00pm    –   Incorporate design changes and explain wireframes to graphics design team.

       3:00pm   –   Write functional specification document for development team to work against in the next sprint

4:00pm    –   Attend a meeting with stakeholders to go over the workflow and aesthetics of a web app and suggest design recommendations

6:00pm    –   Meet up with co-workers on Lutron’s Volleyball courts for a tournament

 

Does this sound like how you would like to spend your day?

If so, Lutron is looking for candidates with the following criteria:

  • BA/BS/MS in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Industrial Design, Computer Science or related field with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

  • Demonstrated ability to gather and analyze user needs

  • Fundamental knowledge of design best practices and user-centered design principles

  • Experience using Agile software development process, preferred

  • Must be able to clearly articulate design concepts and prototypes - written, verbal and visual.

  • Proficiency with design and rapid prototyping tools.

  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment.

  • Experience designing dynamic interfaces that allow users to easily manage large and complex amounts of data is a plus.

  • Skillful at solving problems with enthusiasm and creativity

  • Driven to maintain high standards of quality, even under pressure

For more information: www.lutron.com/careers, LinkedIn, Twitter @lutronjobs, YouTube lutronjobs    EOE/AA

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