Who We Are

Tesseract’s mission is to democratize healthcare delivery to everyone on a global scale. We are reinventing medical devices to leverage the health information in the human eye and championing a new era of healthcare by creating portable, affordable, easy to use, connected devices for early disease detection and monitoring. Tesseract is well-funded and recently raised a series B round of $80M.

We are part of 4Catalyzer - a rapidly growing health-tech incubator founded by Dr. Jonathan Rothberg, an award-winning scientist and highly successful serial entrepreneur. Our 4Catalyzer sister companies include Butterfly Network, the first whole-body Ultrasound-on-ChipTM, and Hyperfine, the first FDA-cleared portable MRI. We are fostering a culture of technical excellence and positive teamwork to solve real-world problems that help improve healthcare for billions of people around the world.

Joining Tesseract is the opportunity to redesign the future of healthcare through the power of technology. Join us on this journey to maximize global impact, motivated by the idea that our products will change lives, including the ones of people you love.

What We Live By

  • Patients First: We are driven to make products that will improve people’s lives.
  • Data-Driven: We search for the best solutions: objective, backed by data, and optimized for speed, simplicity and scale.
  • Team-Oriented: We collaborate with and support each other every step of the way.

What You Will Be Doing

The Senior User Experience (UX) Designer will play a crucial role within Tesseract directly shaping the end-user experience for our diagnostic platform across multiple users and stakeholders. 

As part of our team, your core responsibilities will include: 

  • Partnering with cross-functional team members in the conceptualization, development, and delivery of our end-to-end solution
  • Working to understand and represent the interests and concerns of a variety of users including patients and healthcare providers in the user experience
  • Translating user research findings into design decisions for an exceptional user experience
  • Facilitating workshops with internal teams, external partners to establish alignment and help the team to define the end-to-end experience for the product 
  • Championing user-centered design practice throughout the organization 
  • Crafting product deliverables that help make problems and solutions tangible, insightful and compelling, i.e. storyboards, maps, process flows, interactive prototypes, and low-to-high fidelity mockups

What We Are Looking For

Baseline Skills, Experiences, & Attributes

  • 5+ years of experience in User Experience Design and User Research 
  • Advanced degree in Industrial Design, HCI, User Interaction Design preferred
  • Experience working in highly regulated industry, healthcare or medical device 
  • Experience designing for a broad set of platforms including web, mobile, and device
  • Willingness to pitch in on a variety of tasks and to help shape the growth and direction of UX within the broader R&D team
  • Ability to keep an open mind with a “Yes, and..” and “How might we…?” attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience conducting user research, including defining research goals, drafting interview guides, and conducting interviews
  • Experience with user-centered design frameworks for analysis and synthesis of user research alongside product and technical constraints
  • Strong proficiency with design tools (e.g. Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Axure)
  • Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to prioritize and manage several projects simultaneously
  • Takes joy in other’s successes

What We Offer

  • Fully covered medical insurance plan, and dental & vision coverage (as a health-tech company, we place great worth on our team’s well-being)
  • Competitive salaried compensation (you should feel appropriately valued and excited to join us)
  • Equity (employees are important and should have a stake in our success)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits (let’s make your commute costs more reasonable) 
  • Free onsite meals + kitchen stocked with snacks at our Guilford, CT campus (sponsored brain fuel)
  • While we would love to see you face to face everyday, we are flexible and open to people being remote. We will always have opportunities to meet your coworkers off the screen at one of our many team outings. (no pressure though)
  • 401k plan (everyone should be encouraged to save for their retirement adventures)
  • The opportunity to build a revolutionary healthcare product and save millions of lives! 

For this role, we provide visa assistance for qualified candidates. 

Tesseract does not accept agency resumes.

Tesseract is an E-Verify and equal opportunity employer regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or Veteran status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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