UX Designer

Published 20.12.2019
Better PR
Better is looking for a UX designer to create new digital products and evolve existing ones.

You will be designing next-generation digital tools for healthcare professionals that will improve the quality of care for patients. Your focus will be on finding ways to provide clinicians with the best presentation of their patient’s health data and helping them reduce errors in care by improving the ease of use of their digital tools.
You will be expected to study, understand, and internalize everyday work challenges of healthcare professionals using electronic health records and medication prescription and administration tools as well as complexities involved in developing products for a healthcare environment.
The ideal candidate should bring previous experience in solving healthcare problems or show interest in digital product design for healthcare.
What we are looking for
  • You are autonomous, self-motivated with an ability to work independently
  • You are analytical and systematic in your approach to problem-solving
  • You are curious if not passionate about improving healthcare
  • You are not afraid to ask many questions and are good at summarizing your findings
  • You like sharing your process with other people in order to get quality feedback
What you’ll do
  • Work together with the product team by contributing to some or all design stages, from research to creating personas, user stories, use cases, user journeys and flows, information architecture, wireframes, mockups, interactive prototypes, design specifications, and final assets
  • Plan and execute on-site usability testing and user research endeavours
  • Document your research and deliverables
  • Give and receive feedback on design iterations
  • Communicate your design and specifications to engineers
  • Study and gain knowledge about relevant healthcare topics
  • Understand, leverage and influence our design system
Key qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience designing user experiences for digital products
  • Solid understanding of design processes
  • Ability to regularly iterate and validate your ideas
  • Experience with usability testing and user research
  • Solid communication and presentation skills
  • Fluency in verbal and written English
  • Familiarity with accessibility standards and inclusive design practices

What we also consider
  • Experience designing for healthcare is a big plus
  • UI skills are a big plus
  • Experience in service design is a plus
  • Data visualization experience is a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of layout, grid, typography, and motion is a plus
  • Information technology or medical background is a plus
  • Strong visual design skills are a plus
  • Experience with Sketch, Axure, and Principle or ability to prototype in HTML/CSS/JavaScript, AfterEffects, or other tools is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, product/interaction design, industrial design, architecture or related field/s is a plus
What we offer
  • A proactive and motivated environment where your work will have an impact on real-life outcomes for patients and medical personnel and where better outcomes are given paramount importance
  • Access to clinical professionals and analysts that can provide insight and knowledge about healthcare specifics
  • Working hours flexibility
  • Family-friendly environment with flexibility in different stages of life
  • Opportunity for personal and professional development. We believe knowledge drives innovation and increases the quality of our work, which is why we’ll give you the opportunity to attend conferences, workshops, educational programs and more
  • Small everyday perks: wellness and sports activities, family and social events, free fruit and hot drinks
A portfolio of real (not conceptual) work is strongly recommended, preferably consisting of case-studies.
This is an on-site position. Candidates must be willing to work from Better’s offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, at least three days a week.
Are you very motivated to work in design for healthcare? Apply, even if you don’t meet all the requirements.


About Better

Better builds powerful digital products that help doctors and nurses treat people. We believe there is a way for healthcare professionals to maintain an authentic and personal relationship with their patients in the digital age. We leverage the power of design and technology to exchange and use health data for seamless care coordination and constant innovation to ensure the best health outcomes for all.

Better is driven by over 100 motivated, hardworking, creative individuals who develop user-centric solutions. With three decades of proven record at the technological forefront and vast domain knowledge, we are trusted by leading academic medical centres, children’s and community hospitals, research and other healthcare institutions in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, Russia, Norway, Finland, Italy and more.

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