BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) UX/GUI designer in Drachten, Netherlands

Job Description Summary

You will be part of an international team of UX/UI designers.

The team works from Drachten and Baltimore (USA) to design and implement the User interface of medical equipment.

You will also contribute to our icons library and your user experience research will support product visualization and man-machine interaction actions (for example, digital wizards and manuals)

Job Description


Analyzing user experiences, wishes and bottlenecks by setting up and executing user experience tests

Drafting improvement plans focused on the customer journey

Coordinate or participate in user experience initiatives from concept to implementation

Development of proposals in prototypes and / or wire frames

Performing usability tests with users

UX development within BD Kiestra in close relation with BD UX development

Bring consistency in UI design (alignment of UI patterns, elements, graphics etc.)

Implementation checks. Supporting and leading developers about UX related topics.


  • 5+ years of experience within UX design preferable in a Manufacturing/Development Engineering Organization.

  • Bachelor's degree, with a major in Computer Science, Web Development, Human-Computer Interaction, Mobile Computing, Graphic Design, Software Engineering or a related field of study.

  • Experience in new product development


  • Has a passion for Usability and User Experience.

  • Is keen to share ideas, communicate effectively, collaborate, receive and give feedback. You’ll be working with developers, clients, and other Project stakeholders.

  • Can develop conceptual diagrams, wire-frames, visual mockups and prototypes to communicate high-level design strategies and detailed interaction behaviors.

  • Have experience with relevant tools & technology (Axure, html5, Angular JS, Photoshop…Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Strong time management skills and proven problem-solving and decision-making skills.

  • Excellent oral/written communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization internally and remote.

  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Strong customer focus

  • High drive to achieve results

  • Interest in learning and sharing knowledge

  • Takes personal ownership and accountability


Willing to travel up to 10% (including international) for execution of various initiatives and programs.

Primary Work Location

NLD Drachten - Marconilaan

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.