Senior Usability Engineer, Gigster Network (Healthcare IT Experience)



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United States
Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2023
Do you want to work on cutting-edge projects with the world’s best developers? Do you wish you could control which projects to work on and choose your pay rate? Are you interested in the future of work and how the cloud will form teams? If so - the Gigster Talent Network is for you.

At Gigster, whether working with entrepreneurs to realize 'the next great vision' or with Fortune 500 companies to deliver a big product launch, we build cool solutions that make a difference! From blockchain to AI/ML to VR and more, Gigster builds enterprise software on cutting-edge technology.

We are seeking a Sr. Usability Engineer with healthcare IT experience who can support clinicians and informaticists in ensuring user-friendliness, effectiveness, and overall quality of clinical decision support systems. Your primary responsibility will be to conduct thorough usability assessments, and evaluations and collaborate with cross-functional teams to enhance the overall user experience. The position offers stimulating projects, in a rich healthcare environment, interacting with senior clinical staff of clinicians and nurse practitioners.


  • Conduct usability assessments, evaluations, and user testing of commercial software to evaluate the effectiveness of clinical decision support systems, including workflow analysis, usage scenarios, test data, heuristic evaluation, scenario-based walkthrough, usability testing, and satisfaction surveys.
  • Identify and prioritize usability issues and document them. Writeup, present and discuss various analysis papers.
  • Collaborate with clinicians, CDS experts, and user researchers to ensure that usability standards are integrated into the product development process.
  • Create and maintain usability guidelines and design standards to be used across various projects.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and best practices in usability engineering.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Usability Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven 5+ years experience as a Usability Engineer or in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of usability principles, best practices, and user-centered design methodologies. Proficient in user-centered design techniques, such as creating user profiles and user scenarios; analyzing users’ goals and creating personas; articulating conceptual models of users’ complex tasks; planning, conducting, and summarizing usability studies.
  • Experience working with clinicians on analyzing clinical problems, workflows, and decision support guidelines. Clinical background is a plus.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and tools (JIRA, Confluence).
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.

Benefits - We don’t call them perks, they’re just part of what makes working at Gigster great.

  • World-class network. Be part of a network with the most talented people in the world.
  • Amazing cutting-edge projects. Pick the projects from F500 companies that you’re interested in.
  • 100% remote and global. Live your best life, wherever that may be, and never lose out on career opportunities because of it.
  • Flexible work hours. There is a time to overlap with the customer’s timezone, but most of the time, we work asynchronously and don’t care when you’re online, just that you deliver great results.
  • Flexible offerings. Choose how many hours you want to work and how much you want to earn.
  • Swag! Because who doesn’t love swag?

The Gigster Talent Network is a highly curated set of the best software developers in the world. It’s not easy to become part of this select network - but when you do - you will work amongst the best from Silicon Valley and around the world.

Our model is unique in the software development industry. We do the hard work of finding the US clients and scoping their projects - and you get to choose from a large variety of ‘Gigs’. You can choose Gigs that fit your schedule - from 10, 20, or 40 hours a week. You also get to choose your pay rate. All projects are staffed with a project manager, full stack team, QA, and DevOps.

All of our projects are for top-tier US companies and are delivered with the highest quality. Projects range from developing NFT marketplaces to VR imaging for medical use to large AI/ML projects. We even produce a case study for every project delivered - so you can take that with you as part of your portfolio.

In parallel - you will have access to an exclusive and energized network of the world’s most skilled experts. Community members collaborate inside and outside of Gigs - as well as at local community events, online hackathons, competitions, etc. The Gigster Talent Network is more than a simple marketplace - it’s truly an exclusive club.

Are you talented enough to be in the club?

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