About Intel's Research and Experience Definition Team:
The Research and Experience Definition team in the Client Platform and Silicon Architecture group, within the Client Computing Group at Intel, drives an outside-in approach to client computing architecture (from silicon to software and beyond) by gaining a deep understanding of how people use technology, in order to define experiences that fit into, and improve people's lives.
Intel's mission is to create world-changing technology that enriches the lives of every person on earth. We stand at the brink of several technology inflections-AI, 5G network transformation, and the rise of the intelligent edge-that, together, will shape the future of technology. Silicon and software are at the core of these inflections, and Intel is at the center of it all. We create, innovate, and push the boundaries of technology.
At Intel we are fearless, bold, and innovative. We are inclusive and strive to build a culture of belonging. We are customer obsessed - our customers' success is our success. We have a One Intel philosophy - we appreciate, respect, and trust each other. We value truth and transparency, and are committed to being open, honest, and ethical. And we are committed to quality - to high quality work and a safe workplace.
Intel is seeking a User Experience Designer to work alongside user experience researchers and silicon architects to imagine, prototype and clearly define new platform experiences based on a foundational understanding of people and technology.
In this position you will work collaboratively with a cross-functional team of UX designers, researchers, silicon architects and developers to identify, explore and communicate research-backed, experience-driven, use cases for our products. You will partner with user experience researchers in identifying research insights, and use future thinking to spark imaginations, inspire ideas and shepherd innovative solutions to complex problems.
Collaboration is essential, requiring you to be a great communicator, as you will ultimately document and communicate future experiences, using a variety of methods, to create shared understanding and ownership among a diverse set of team members, stakeholders, partners, and customers. In addition, you will identify risks and opportunities for improvement to designs, processes, and approaches and take initiative to create a path forward through uncertainty, helping others learn along the way.
Activities and responsibilities include:
- Understanding research insights and technology trends.
- Creating design collateral for personas, based on research.
- Planning and/or leading workshops to share insights, foster understanding, and generate ideas.
- Visually communicate desired experiences through a variety of methods, which may include user journeys, user scenarios, user flows, storyboards, small videos, mockups, or simple prototypes.
- Coordinating concept testing with the people who use our products to iteratively learn and improve solutions.
- Partnering with architects, engineers, and researchers to develop and prioritize experience roadmaps
- Progressing use cases to platforms through detailed design collateral, iterative conversation, and expert analysis.
- Identifying research questions and gaps in understanding and working with the user experience researchers to define research programs.
- Building strong relationships to champion user experiences that are cohesive inclusive and well-informed.
At Intel, we care about your career growth. Once you join the team, you will work with your manager to craft a career plan and you'll review it regularly to ensure you're on track to meet your goals. Whether your goals are to explore the company, take on bigger opportunities, or get to the next level, we'll help you get there. Our research and design practices put people first, and our workgroup reflects that approach.
You must possess the minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position
The Client Computing Group (CCG) is responsible for driving business strategy and product development for Intel's PC products and platforms, spanning form factors such as notebooks, desktops, 2 in 1s, all in ones. Working with our partners across the industry, we intend to continue to advance PC experiences to deliver the real-world performance people demand. As the largest business unit at Intel, CCG is investing more heavily in the PC, ramping its capabilities even more aggressively, and designing the PC experience even more deliberately, including delivering a predictable cadence of leadership products. As a result, we are able to fuel innovation across Intel, providing an important source of IP and scale, as well as help the company deliver on its purpose of enriching the lives of every person on earth.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.