Data Products Console

Streamlining data governance and sharing

OVERVIEW

Tempus is a biotech company focused on precision medicine & cancer research, and has a lot of valuable data flowing between different systems, teams and automated processes.

Team

UX Designer, Product, Engineering

My Role

UX Research, UX Design, Visual Design

Duration

Feb 2021 - Aug 2021 

Problem statement

How might we reduce the time and effort required in creating specification files for data products?

Why solve this?

Resource Intensive

Low adoption

Not scalable

RESEARCH

Users

Sarah is a bio-informatics scientist (primary user group) and has created an algorithm that outputs valuable data. She wants to make it available for other teams to consume, and continue focusing her time on science. 

To make a formal specification file (structure) of her data, she needs to:

Pain points / Key Challenges

Resource Intensive

Simplifying the process

New Process

Key Challenges

1. Figuring out technical barriers to new process.

Figuring out technical barriers/ control plane. 

Guidance on testing

2. Simplifying guidance on highly technical concepts for users.

Figuring out technical barriers/ control plane. 

Guidance on testing

3. Finding a balance between data security, ownership, and seamless user experience.

Figuring out technical barriers/ control plane. 

Guidance on testing

 

DESIGN

IMPACT

On users

On business