McKesson Senior UX Designer in Munster, Ireland

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Current Need:

McKesson are looking for a senior user experience (UX) designer to join their growing software development team in Cork. You will work on greenfield projects within a flexible team with a start-up feel but with the financial backing of a successful corporation. You will have the ability to shape the products and make a real impact in the lives of others by creating the next generation of cyber protection and cognitive software automation products, utilising data sensing, transformation, machine intelligence and user interface technologies. Come join us at McKesson Labz.


As the sole UX designer, you will apply your prior experience and wide breadth of knowledge to drive UX design through each stage of production, achieving product goals through the design and implementation of intuitive user experiences.

  • Translate business requirements intoelegant, innovative and intuitive, mobile-responsive web solutions whilebalancing user needs with business goals and technological constraints

  • Create clean, organised, and readabledocumentation and marketing material to convey application design/functionalityto both developers and business owners

  • Develop and maintain wireframes,prototypes, persona mapping, specification and other design documents tocommunicate and conceptualise design ideas

  • Production of persona mapping, user flows,wireframes, prototypes, user interface specifications and graphic designelements

  • Assessment of existing and potentialmarkets and the creation of product promotional and advertising material

  • Drive the development and communication ofdesign guidelines, patterns, and libraries ensuring graphic design consistencyacross all products within the portfolio

  • Have fun! – contribute towards a productiveyet fun team environment


  • Passionate about latest trends ininteractive experiences across a variety of mediums with a strong desire forinnovation

  • Portfolio that demonstrates your ability toturn ideas into a strong and unique creative vision and shows your experiencewith:

  • User interface design, user-centred designand human factors

  • Sound project thinking through navigation,user follows, interaction design and information architecture

  • Typography, colour, imagery andwell-crafted design approaches

  • Persona mapping, wireframes andprototyping, usability testing and graphic design elements

    Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in graphic design, computer science,cognitive psychology, human computer interaction, digital media design, finearts or equivalent experience

  • 4 years’ experience as a user experiencedesigner, interaction designer, graphic designer, art/creative director orsimilar role

  • Expert knowledge of user-centred design andbest practices

  • Solid understanding of user experiencedesign, usability, information architecture and web technologies

  • Experience with any or all of the followingis an advantage:

  • Design/prototyping tools such as Axure,Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Responsive design elements

  • Principals of service design

  • Website accessibility compliance

  • Strong interaction-design and visual-designprinciples

Job: Technology

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: Senior UX Designer

Location: Ireland-Munster-Cork

Requisition ID: 18005841