The search system came about as the highest priority to address within the system we were working. The development team were working on the backend to implement Elastic Search. Which is required to make a fuzzy search system work as it requires us to to search through all fields at once, through massive data sets.
The Advance search stills played a role in helping produce specific reports. However, was not designed well for doing day-to-day searches on entities easily. Which leads to the current user journey pain points:
User needs to:
Here is the current workflow of the Persona 'Admin' using the advance search.
**Here is the finished prototype that was handed off to the development team.***
User needs to
Thats it. Pretty Simple.
After showing an earlier version this to the cliental that use the system. The following requests and changes were made: