Senior UI Designer - Contract

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 2812230
A large financial organisation in Melbourne’s CBD are looking for Senior User Interface Designers to join the team, for initial 3 and 6 month contracts. The mature design department values innovation, customer research, high quality work and emerging technologies.
 
The Role:
 
Three exciting projects require a UI Designer to refine and produce designs for new features and revise and uplift existing designs. Mid and Senior positions available, skills in UX and user testing are also desirable.

The UI Designer applies HCD thinking to ensure that customer interactions are simple, usable, on brand, and meet customer needs. You will work closely with UX Designers, Developers and the Accessibility team to ensure that consistent high quality solutions are built.
 
Experience in other large companies is beneficial as you will be expected to work within clearly defined policies and objectives. At senior level, you will be comfortable managing stakeholder expectations, mentoring and engaging with internal and external clients.
 
 
Role Responsibilities:

  • Create best in class usable and accessible user interfaces for products, services, and features
  • Support backlog grooming and other business requirements activities to shape products in a way that is the most desirable for customers
  • Work within a visual language that adheres to brand, legal and accessibility guidelines
  • Be involved in design critiques
  • Contribute to a collaborative, inclusive team culture
  • Apply creative problem solving to new and existing products and features
 
Experience needed:
  • Excellent knowledge of the design process, methodologies and principles
  • Excellent interface design skills enabling the creation of quality artefacts such as task and user flows, wireframes and high fidelity creative
  • Able to communicate well with people of all levels
  • Experience working with requirements and recommending change that will improve digital products and services
  • Experience working within agile environments, using relevant practices and principles.
  • Great understanding of User Experience Design methodologies so that the design process is better supported and quality solutions are built
  • Ability to proactively engage design leads and stakeholders to secure buy-in to customer focused design solutions
  • Skilled in design tools such as Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience engaging with Developers and Accessibility experts to iterate on design solutions as needed
 
Full client disclosure and project details available on request.
 
If you are interested please apply now or email you resume and portfolio to Joanna.corner@xpand.com.au