UI/UX Designer

Generac Power Systems Inc.


Founded in 1959, Generac was the first to engineer affordable home standby generators, along with the first engine developed specifically for the rigors of generator use, and is now the #1 manufacturer of home backup generators. Generac manufactures the widest range of power products in the marketplace including portable, residential, commercial and industrial generators. We are also the leading designer and manufacturer of manual and fully automatic transfer switches and accessories for backup power applications up to 2 MW.

Our Generac Mobileline of powerful, high-quality light towers, trailer-mounted mobile generators and combination units are designed and built for a variety of industries and the most demanding environments.

Generac also pioneered the residential power washer category, putting the power to clean into the hands of homeowners. Today, Generac features a full line of innovative, industry-leading power washers suitable for virtually any application, including the toughest commercial and industrial environments.

At Generac, we protect the things that power your life by providing quality, affordable power solutions.


Position Details

UI/UX Designer
Southeast Wisconsin
Waukesha, WI

At Generac, Our People help make the world safer, brighter and more productive. United by our Values, people with diverse backgrounds and points of view work together to ensure our global customers have peace of mind.

Our team is consistently on the lookout for new and innovative advances in our industry, which has led to our great success and company growth. With our new advancements in engineering technology, we are seeking a UI/UX Designer to join our IoT/Connectivity Team. Our growth within technology equals rapid career advancement opportunities for those who want to be challenged and enjoy a fast-paced, high-performance culture.

The User Interface & Experience (UI/UX) Designer serves as a key contributor in translating high-level roadmap requirements into engaging digital experiences for Generac dealers and customers leveraging our connected products. This individual excels at providing both highly analytical as well as highly creative ideas to a design engagement.

The UI/UX Designer reports into the Connectivity Director Product Management.


  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and other key stakeholders through interviews, observations, and research.
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and wireframes.
  • Design graphic user interface elements including menus, tabs and widgets
  • Maintain style guide/design systems in alignment with broader Generac design guidelines.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design, UX Design, Web Design, Human Factors, or related degree or equivalent experience
  • 3 years experience including prior experience in commercial software development for both mobile and desktop applications


  • Working knowledge of Motion graphics design and production, Android and iOS devices
  • Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies
  • Experience working cross-functionally and with a global team


  • Ability to conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Proficient with flow chart tools such as Draw.io or Miro
  • Proficient with prototyping tools such as InVision, Figma, Sketch, or Adobe XD
  • Ability to execute interaction design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ability to consult with internal customers and own experience design decisions
  • Ability to collaborate on user experience planning with solution architect
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Great Reasons to work for Generac:

  • Competitive Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401k and many more
  • State-of-the-art facility with an onsite gym, walking trails, café, free parking and many employee activities
  • Enjoy summer hours (Memorial Day – Labor Day)
  • Pride! When a storm strikes, Generac employees always rise to the occasion. Each time a storm hits many employees volunteer their time with the customer support team or on the production line while others go right into storm-affected areas to repair generators
  • We believe in having fun. From minor celebrations to major events, our employees balance their work by building a strong culture of teamwork and collaboration through a variety of occasions, including our Fun Days.
  • Dress for your day dress code!

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