Associate UX Designer Caterpillar

UX UI Remote

Description

JOB PURPOSE: 


To provide UX Design for Solar Digital products and services. The position provides opportunities to apply and expand your user-centric design, research, collaboration and analytics skills as part of the digital design team with support and guidance from more senior team members.


JOB DUTIES:


The Associate UX Designer is a proactive self-starter who is keen on user-centric design, has good analytical abilities and, more importantly, loves to create alongside other people who are passionate about what they do. The Associate UX designer knows the power of compelling experiences and uses it to enhance the product they are working on, and since the web space is dynamic they contribute to the creation of solutions that are responsive to change in the future. More than contributing to creating of solutions, the Associate UX Designer is a true advocate for the user. Their skills contribute to architecting products that deliver value across various platforms.


At Solar Turbines, the Associate UX Designer is a high-performing and enthusiastic individual who is an integral part of our fast-growing digital team. The Associate UX Designer contributes by making use of their knowledge to create satisfying and compelling user experiences drawing from user research and workflow analysis. As a valuable member of the UX team, the Associate UX Designer is knowledgeable in most aspects of information architecture, content, controls, user research, and strives to maintain the highest level of quality throughout the assignments.


Responsibilities include one or more of the following:


  • Work under the supervision of our UX Designers, UI Designers, Front-End Engineers, and Product Owners to ensure the solidity of product solutions and deliver top notch user experiences
  • Contribute to brainstorming and concepting for exceptional user experiences
  • Apply professional standards, establish procedures or processes when making decisions
  • Apply broad knowledge of UX best practices to solve problems
  • Express ideas or conveys concepts to the teams
  • Ability to come up with a UX patterns that travel across all platforms

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree with an emphasis in UX Design, HCI, Human Factors or related areas of study; or work experience of 1 - 2 years in a UX design-related position
  • Good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • A desire for continuously learning and evolving 

Top candidates will also have:

  • Work experience in the UX field
  • UX portfolio

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.

Summary

To provide UX Design for Solar Digital products and services. The position provides opportunities to apply and expand your user-centric design, research, collaboration and analytics skills as part of the digital design team with support and guidance from more senior team members. JOB RELATED STATISTICS: Indeterminate JOB DUTIES: •Competent to perform all necessary data related task which could include data design, data quality, metadata management, data governance or data architecture. •Work directly on complex problems and provide solutions aligned with overall objectives of Cat Digital. •Understand and evaluate business requirements that impact the Caterpillar enterprise, dealership partners, and other internal and external customers. •Liaises with data creators to support project planning, training, guidance on standards, and the efficient creation/maintenance of high-quality data •Contributes to policies, procedures, and standards as well as technical requirements •Create the data management strategy and define continuous improvement goals of data quality, governance and processes. •Lead communication across various lines of businesses and technology partners to constantly monitor, collect, review, and roadmap business data requirements, and related technology solutions. •Ensure compliance with the latest data standards supported by the company, and brand, legal, information security (data security and privacy compliance). •Maintain knowledge of functional technology of the data management systems as they change with upgrades and new releases. •Maintain existing data quality scorecard measurements, executing of scorecards, resolving exceptions with data owners and source systems •Accountable to design robust, scalable database and data extraction, transformation and loading (ETL) solutions •Document data models for domains to be deployed including a logical data model, candidate source lists, and canonical formats. •Develop data ingestion store specifications identifying source systems and the tables and fields to ingest. •Develop data object pipeline specifications including detailed field level mapping, business rules, data quality rules, etc. •Creates, updates, and enhances metadata policies, processes and catalogs •Drives alignment and coordination of data governance efforts Employee is also responsible for performing other job duties as assigned by Caterpillar management from time to time. BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE: Basic Requirements: •A 4-year degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience •Demonstrated knowledge or experience in data management (data design, data quality, metadata, governance, etc.) Top candidates will also have: •Understanding of information management concepts such as controlled vocabularies, authority control, data modeling, and schema design. •Strong knowledge of end-to-end data lifecycle across traditional data warehouses, relational databases, operational data stores, business intelligence reporting, and big data analytics. •Strong understanding of data governance, metadata management, data quality, data modeling, and data architecture concepts •Experience in Metadata Management role within a large corporation preferably high tech or technology manufacturing •Experience creating conceptual and logical data models •Experience with metadata managers like Erwin’s Mapping Manager •Experience with data profiling tools such as Alteryx •Experience with data cataloging tools such as Collibra •Extract, Transformation, Load (ETL) development skills •Knowledge of data technology products and components for Big Data and Cloud (AWS, Data Lakes, and similar). •XML and JSON file format knowledge •Strong SAS programming skills with proficiency in using SAS-PC with data step, macro processing, and PROC SQL •Software development experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, Javascript, C++, Scala, etc •Experience with Object Oriented Concepts/Development/Modeling •Ability to work collaboratively in a complex, rapidly changing, and culturally diverse environment. •Ability to clearly communicate complex technical ideas, regardless of the technical capacity of the audience •Comfortable working in a dynamic environment where digital is still evolving as a core offering

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