Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"Design at 3M is integral to creating distinctive brand experiences that brings our world-class innovation in science to life. Now, more than ever, the very best talent and diverse perspectives are required to create the next generation of ideas, solutions, and services for customers around the globe."- Brian Rice, vice president, chief brand and design officer at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a UX Design Principal you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will lead a team of designers in creating digital products and experiences for 3M's Safety and Industrial Business Group. Here, you will make an impact by:
Collaborating with a team of UX designers and UX researchers to create an effective user experience of a multi-application ecosystem.
Translating business requirements to design objectives, then lead the team through scoping, designing, user testing, and execution of high-quality deliverables.
Proactively search for unmet user and customer needs that can be addressed through digital solutions. Use design-thinking to develop new data-driven and digital product and service solutions partnering with business owners and other functions to prioritize and execute.
Championing digital capabilities and the importance of a good user experience with various stakeholders inside and outside of 3M, including leadership level engagement.
Driving design consistency and efficiency by sustaining and updating existing design guidelines and design pattern libraries with the support of internal and external resources.
Helping with day-to-day design work as an individual contributor in support of project goals.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution and six (6) years of experience in UX Design and/or UI Design in a private, public, government or military environment
High School Diploma/GED (completed and verified prior to start) and nine (9) years of experience in UX Design and/or UI Design
Experience designing for web and native apps (iOS or Android)
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's Degrees in a design related field
Eight (8) years relevant work experience in the design industry with experience in design for IoT products preferred
Experience and demonstrated ability in leading and developing design teams is preferred
Strong communication, influence and strategic thinking skillsets to articulate design proposals and advocate for better user experience
Experience working collaboratively with business, research and development functions in a variety of settings
Experience working on products with innovative business models, including understanding of concepts such as the business model canvas, data monetization and technology adoption curve
Please attach a file or include a link to a non-confidential portfolio of design work along with your application.
Location: Maplewood, MN or may consider remote US work location
Travel: May include up to20% Domestic and International travel
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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