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Vontier UX Designer/Researcher in Topeka, Kansas

Interested in mobilizing the future to create a better world? Enjoy working in a fast paced collaborative culture? Have experience designing strategies to gain customer insight and identify pioneering solutions? Join the Vontier Business Systems (VBS) Launch Pad as a UX Designer Researcher.


  • Design and implement strategies for conducting research to uncover customer problems and tests that validate hypotheses of potential solutions including customer interviews.

  • Lead research synthesis and translate observations into findings.

  • Help create customer user experience (UX) storyboards and other visual communications tools to help provide insight into ways to improve the user experience and explore scenarios visually. Through usage of the storyboard walk through the user journey and experience mapping so that we can uncover insights about the different scenarios customers may find themselves interacting with the product/design.

  • Effectively understand customer user personas, the problems we are trying to solve and potential products, solutions, and/or services which can resolve issues.


Must have

  • 5 or more years of experience in a similar role UX Designer, Customer Insights/Researcher/Developer

  • Bachelor's degree, ideal majors and/or coursework includes Human Computer Interaction, Antropology, Psychology, Behavioral Science, Cognitive Psychology, UX Design or similar area.

  • Experience with qualitative research methodologies (customer interviews), generative (participatory design, storyboard testing), and evaluative methods.

Nice to have

  • Familiarity with designing and executing customer and market research (personal interviews, focus groups, observational research) to gain customer insights and opportunities for breakthrough solutions.

  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Effective dealing with ambiguity.


Vontier is a $3B global industrial technology company focused on smarter transportation and mobility. Our six operating companies—Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Global Traffic Technologies, Teletrac Navman, Matco Tools, Hennessy Industries, and DRB Systems—are united by a powerful purpose: mobilizing the future to create a better world. Our portfolio of trusted brands includes market-leading expertise in mobility technologies, retail and commercial fueling, fleet management, telematics, vehicle diagnostics and repair, and smart cities. Vontier’s pioneering solutions advance safety, security, efficiency, and sustainability worldwide.

Energized by our shared purpose and values, we have a strong culture shaped by a deep organization-wide commitment to inclusion, diversity, and equity (ID&E) and environmental, social, and governance (ESG). Eight vibrant global employee resource groups serve as powerful focal points for connection, community, and advocacy, and we actively support community causes through Vontier Cares. We offer flexible remote and in-person, open-space work options.

"Vontier Corporation and all Vontier Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law."