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Providence Health & Services Principal Product Designer II in Seattle, Washington


The Digital Innovation Group (DIG) at Providence St. Joseph Health is a small but mighty product development and incubation team that is building next-gen tools that give patients convenient and easy access to healthcare virtually anywhere, anytime.

We are seeking at Principal Product Designer in Seattle, WA to be responsible for over-seeing the product/product line vision from high level (How does this feature work? Does this feature make sense for the long-term vision) to low level execution (How does the styling of this button impact user flow through the system and the usability of the system?). The Principal Product Designer will work end-to-end on the product development, contributing to the business thinking and translating business and user requirements during the design phase into world-class digital experiences.

Key working relationships:

The position reports to the Director of Product Design and must establish and maintain effective working relationships with management and staff at all levels of Providence Health & Services staff, vendors, agents, and others.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Create an inspiring vision for and deliver outstanding digital experiences that solve some of the most complex problems in the healthcare industry.

  • Expertly translate business requirements into product requirements that create real and enduring value, evidenced by lasting relationships with our consumers.

  • Present and rationalize design strategy and decisions to diverse audiences through mockups, written reports and oral presentations.

  • Create multiple ideas and use creative storytelling techniques to inspire teams around you.

  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders to ensure design vision meets business and product goals.

  • Ruthlessly prioritize the simplest UX to achieve customer and business goals.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 7 years’ experience in a leadership role with emphasis in web and mobile experience design.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree in Human-Centered design and engineering or equivalent

  • Design leader with entrepreneurial spirit who thrives in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.

  • Incredible designer with amazing design chops. You’ve shipped many consumer products over the years and understand what it takes to create awesome, consumer-oriented experiences. You will set the quality bar for the execution of the final product that takes into account both business and users’ needs.

  • Mastery of visual design, interaction design, information architecture. Stellar online portfolio to demonstrate said mastery.

  • Strategic thinker and collaborator who has preferably worked as part of an incubation design team.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of web accessibility principles and experience in building for web accessibility.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of iOS and Android mobile metaphors and guidelines.

We offer:

  • A small but growing team - we’re good at what we do and enjoy working together.

  • Autonomy and respect from day one

  • An environment that is scrappy, flexible, and values tenacity

  • Great pay

  • Generous vacation, benefits, flexible work, and matched 403b

  • The best tools money can buy

What else:

You’ll be surrounded by a team of people who have transformed industries and have come to Providence to transform health care delivery. You will have the best of both worlds- the exhilaration of an incubation organization paired with the resources and security of an industry healthcare leader.

What drives us:

As employees of the Providence Digital Innovation Group, we passionately serve the people of our community. We are dedicated to removing obstacles that limit access to quality health care and enabling people to live healthier lives.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Information Technology

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 231059