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Job Title:  User Experience Engineer - Synergytrak

Req ID:  27497
Job Category:  Information Technology

Derby, DER, GB, DE


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

As a User Experience Engineer, you are responsible for providing thought leadership and consultation on the aesthetic design and user experience of products in the digital portfolio.

Reporting to the Head of User Experience & Design, you will primarily be engaged in taking new ideas from initial concept to full realisation while spearheading improvements and enhancements to existing products and services.

You will thrive in an inclusive and highly collaborative environment, applying diverse methodologies and techniques to build prototypes and validate design solutions. You will work with Customers, internal stakeholders, and external suppliers to create revolutionary software solutions.

You will be an evangelist for user-centric design, with a passion for translating complex tasks into simple interactions, driving ease of use as one of our core competitive advantages.


Guide the visual and interactive evolution of the digital portfolio across multiple platforms.

Collaborate with team members throughout the development cycle, including impromptu discussions and brainstorming actives. Pair with software developers & product managers on design.

Support the team as needed with wireframes, flow diagrams, rapid prototypes, and visual design to help communicate and validate design ideas.

Support user research efforts to validate prototypes and conduct ongoing usability testing activities.

Be the voice and advocate of the Customer, sharing data and insights with the team to communicate Customer needs and best practices.

Translate complex ideas into elegant, intuitive designs.

Maintain a cohesive user experience via the consistent use of UI patterns.

Inspire teams beyond good usability to delight users by promoting beautiful, cutting-edge visual design.

Actively participate in the evolving User Experience & Design team strategy, discovering and piloting new tools and resources that promote agile and lean methodologies..

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree

Required Experience

8 years working on user experience in a consumer facing, digital organisation

4 years - Proficiency with common prototyping tools (Figma in particular)

4 years - Comfortable with an iterative design process that includes accepting and managing feedback and constructive criticism.

Intermediate understanding of HTML/CSS, with direct experience optimizing design concepts around these technologies.

Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator in particular).

A cutting-edge portfolio of software design that demonstrates outstanding interaction design skills across multiple devices. A thorough understanding of graphic design, page layout and typography.

Well-versed in fundamental visual and interactive design disciplines and principles (wireframes, user flows, mock-ups, prototypes, etc.). A keen sense of when to choose the right tool(s) to communicate the design.

Ability to visualize, own, and execute creating an experience from initial conception to collaborating with engineers on implementation.

Capable of rendering gorgeous visuals – anything ranging from content layout to form elements and textures.

Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.

Excellent collaborative skills.


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  27497
Job Category:  Information Technology

Derby, DER, GB, DE

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