Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson

UI/UX Design Co-Op

Cincinnati, OH
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    Are you passionate about improving healthcare experiences for patients, caregivers and healthcare systems? The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices (JJMDC) Industrial Design and Human Factors (IDHF) organization is seeking exceptionally talented, multi-faceted UIUX Design students to join our global team.

    Our IDHF organization is responsible for user-centered aspects of new product development, and partners with cross-functional research and development teams to bring solutions to market. We immerse ourselves in the users’ environment; use the design process to organize complex information in an actionable way; leverage technology, human factors, and creativity to illuminate the possibilities; and test with end users to refine concepts until the best solution is achieved. We are a collaborative team, dedicated to improving patient outcomes by delivering exceptional user experiences to healthcare professionals.

    This position will be based at either our CINCINNATI, OH or RAYNHAM, MA offices and will serve as an integrated team member with the designers at that location, for the period of JANUARY TO APRIL 2020.


    • Synthesizing and shaping large amounts of information to drive understanding for internal team members and external partners. Examples include analyzing user research, auditing the competitive landscape, exercising storytelling skills through presentations.
    • Performing usability heuristic evaluations, sketching user flows, defining information architecture, and wireframing interfaces.
    • Assisting with pixel-perfect screen layouts - establishing hierarchy of elements and refining type/button sizing based on display size, contrast ratio, Human Factors specifications.
    • Prototyping micro interactions via a UI prototyping tool and/or After Effects.


    • Submit a portfolio of work (uploaded PDF or link to website) that demonstrates strong organizational, critical-thinking, problem solving, communication, and presentation skills.


    • Collaboration & mentorship with world-class designers working toward the common goal of positively impacting the health of humanity
    • Dynamic and respectful work environment where we live by the J&J Credo
    • Challenging work that will push you to explore, ask questions, and grow as a designer and a professional
    • Experience working for global company
    • Opportunity to have direct impact on billions of people
    • Competitive compensation

    To learn more about Design at Johnson & Johnson, visit

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

  • Qualifications


    • Enrolled in an accredited college/institution pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Interaction Design or Human Experience Design with an Interaction Design Focus. Only students in their second year of bachelor’s or above with a 3.0 GPA will be considered.
    • Students must be authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship.
    • Ability to distill information accurately with a strong attention to detail, quality, and process.
    • Ability to identify patterns, connections, discrepancies, and narratives not immediately apparent, and format the information into maps or workflows that will guide the overall design process.
    • Understanding of user-centered design principles, methodologies, best practices and approaches; particularly as applied to information visualization for static and interactive environments.
    • Understanding of Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) conventions, and experience in concepting interactive prototypes.
    • Proficiency using MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and current design software (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and Interaction Design applications, such as, Sketch and Adobe XD).
  • Industry
    Hospital and Health Care
  • Fun Fact
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  • About Us
    When you join Johnson & Johnson, your next move could mean the next innovation. In the next ten years, healthcare is predicted to radically transform more than any other industry, with old models being disrupted in favor of new methods to make the world a healthier place for everyone. Johnson & Johnson has long excelled in times of transformation. Its history of firsts—from Band-Aids to feminine care to treatments for HIV, cancer, Ebola, and, most recently, Alzheimer’s — demonstrates how J&J combines passion, science and technology to create game-changing innovations. Those epic innovations were discovered, developed and distributed by people just like you. And when you apply your talent to Johnson & Johnson's shared purpose, there’s no end to the lasting impact you can make, together. And that changes everything.