Senior UX Designer - Contract

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 2811691
A large financial organisation in Melbourne’s CBD are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer for an initial 6-month day rate contract. The mature design department values innovation, customer research, high quality work and emerging technologies.
  
The role:

You will always design with the customer in mind, using HCD thinking to create conceptual designs, low to medium fidelity designs and prototypes for digital solutions. Your research-driven solutions will meet customer needs, align with business outcomes and adhere to technical constraints.
  
This is a Senior position - you will have worked in a similar capacity as a UX specialist and will have the necessary experience to understand, influence and advise internal and/or external clients. 

Responsibilities:
  
  • Define and create best in class usable and accessible user experiences for products, services, and features
  • Design the experience through task analysis, flows, information architecture, and screen interactions
  • Support business requirement activities to shape products in a way that is the most desirable for customers
  • Conduct research and co-design with customers to further define solutions, and validate the preferred solution with customer testing
  
Your experience:
  • Strong working knowledge of the design process, Experience Design methodologies and principles
  • Excellent communication and presenting skills and ability to influence outcomes
  • Ability to analyse requirements and propose best possible solution for a digital/physical product where required
  • Experience within agile environments, using relevant practices and principles such as: Lean UX, Minimum Viable Product, User stories, Acceptance Criteria, Rapid Prototyping, etc.
  • Can lead design critiques, co-design sessions and retros with members of the design practice and other stakeholders
  • Highly skilled in design tools such as Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite
Full client disclosure and project details available on request.

For more information, please apply now or send your resume and portfolio to joanna.corner@xpand.com.au