Aetna Product Designer (UI/UX) in Denver, Colorado
Req ID: 44101BR
Aetna Consumer Health & Products (CHP) mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and a best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna's digital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development road map and execution of the roadmap. A key part of this team is to build an integrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness.
Aetna is taking on a major initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digital assets. This effort will include a completely new approach to developing software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital is a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, which will design, build and deliver a completely new and integrated digital experience for our users.
Aetna's new digital product team, Aetna Digital, is pioneering a new way for users to manage their healthcare. This isn't your parents' health insurance. We're a nimble, startup-like team of hungry, quirky, and digitally-savvy product experts using the latest technology like biometrics, wearables, and more to usher in new and thoughtful experiences to the 46.7 million people who rely on us to help them make decisions about their health.
We are looking for a Product Designer (UI/UX) to join our team in Denver, CO.
But we need help! Were looking for a Product Designer to develop creative answers to complex design problems and help re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe for generations to come.
What Youll Do:
Be an integral part of the product lifecycle from start to finish
Utilize the full range of your UX, interface, and visual design skills
Develop user stories, flows, mental models, and other supporting, often quick-and-dirty user research when necessary
Quickly prototype (Invision, Principle, Origami Studio, code: your choice) that express design intent
Work across departments to understand product potential and limitations
Work with Product Design leadership to help establish, nurture, and promote a scalable design system
7+ years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications which leverage emergent technologies, consumer electronics and/or mobile devices.
Create and iterate on UI wireframes and HTML prototypes to effectively communicate user interaction patterns and design ideas.
Develops and writes interaction and functional specifications.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
3+ years bringing digital products to life
Breathtaking aesthetic sense with sharp attention to detail
Familiar with iOS, Android/Material Design, and web design best practices
An insatiably curious spirit looking to learn
Proficient in Sketch, Invision, Zeplin, Photoshop and a willingness to try new tools
Familiar with user-centered design philosophies
Ego-less and objective.
You receive feedback well and can iterate on your designs within a team, no matter how attached to them you are
Awareness of how cognitive sciences (especially those around habit creation and motivation) can be applied to digital interfaces to reduce health insurance stress while also helping people create healthier habits
Solid understanding of tech and UIs relationship, their possibilities, and their limitations.
Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.
We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.
Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.
We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click hereto review the benefits associated with this position.
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Job Function: Information Technology