Senior UX Designer - Permanent

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2794663
The company:

A large organisation in Melbourne’s CBD are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer to join their mature design department. The growing design team values innovation, customer research, high quality work and emerging technologies.

The company offer a range of impressive employee perks and benefits and are committed to creating a great work culture with ongoing training and support.

The role:

You will always design with the customer in mind, using HCD thinking to 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 level 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. 

Experience in another large organisation will have well prepared you for the role. You will be comfortable working within clearly defined policies, principles and specific objectives. A natural people leader, you will inspire, coach and mentor more junior team members.

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
  
If you are interested, please apply now or send your resume and portfolio to joanna.corner@xpand.com.au