Siemens Strategic Designer in Mountain View, California

Strategic Designer

Locations:Mountain View, California

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers

Business Unit: Services

Requisition Number: 211458

Primary Location: United States-California-Mountain View

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 20%

Division Description:


Job Description:

Create the Future Every Day

Healthcare is changing and we’re already thinking about what’s next. Can you help us create the technologies and innovations of tomorrow?

We are Siemens Healthineers, a global community of designers, engineers, pioneers and entrepreneurs at the intersection of health and technology. We invent, build and invest in solutions that the world’s best health systems rely on to reduce errors, expand access, and improve outcomes.

Our incubator is preparing to launch and scale a healthcare startup that promises to deliver dramatic productivity improvements to health systems. We believe this venture is poised to disrupt the market by infusing cutting edge technology into an industry primed for innovation, and are assembling a stellar team to exploit this fully-funded opportunity.

Design as the Heart and Soul of Innovation

Our design team is the heart and soul of the venture. Our journey began with insights gleaned through rigorous market and user research, and our product concepts evolved through extensive user validation and feedback. The influence and importance of design continues to grow, not just within the incubator, but also within the parent company.

We are seeking to add a Lead Strategic Designer to our group. As a senior member of the design team, you will ideate, prototype, and create beautiful consumer-grade interaction designs that will delight users and make them more productive. Your designs will solve real problems for people working at the front-lines of healthcare, and have a direct and positive impact on the lives of the patients they serve.


The Strategic Designer is responsible for

  • Assist directing research to generate actionable insights that inform our roadmap

  • Develop ethnographic research to understand customer behaviors and aspirations

  • Apply quantitative research to frame, validate or challenge market assumptions

  • Share insights via personas, journey maps, opportunity scenarios, and workflows

  • Engage clients, stakeholders and users by facilitating design thinking workshops


  • Bachelor’s degree in a design-related field or equivalent practical experience

  • 5+ years of experience designing responsive, consumer-grade, mobile applications

  • Expertise with the latest tools and techniques for design, prototyping and testing

  • Willingness to travel up to 20% to meet clients and users at their location


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