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UI Designer

Discipline:
Design, Mobile
Business unit:
Enterprise Services
Location:
Melbourne
Employment type:
Full-time Permanent

We have a very exciting opportunity for a talented and motivated UI Designer to be part of the team building Australia's most popular and high-profile apps.

You must be passionate about great user interface design and care about the small details which make an app really great to use.

Importantly, you will have a strong knowledge of iOS and Android’s User Interface Guidelines with the ability to design intuitive interfaces for both platforms.

About the role :

Concept development/project scoping

  • Obtain a deep understanding of the project brief
  • Prepare realistic estimates of the scoping phase of a project
  • Research other apps in the marketplace considering design comparisons for the project’s requirements
  • Understand client branding guidelines and design systems & create interfaces that showcase these
  • Develop innovative, dynamic and high quality visual design concepts

Design Process

  • Input into creative ideation processes and branding workshops with clients
  • Work collaboratively with UX designers, Product Managers, Marketers and BAs using techniques such as design sprints and Lean UX thinking
  • Create concepts designs for key parts of the app/product experience
  • Clearly articulate your design rationale to senior client-side stakeholders and influence their thinking through this process

Design Innovation:

  • Research, maintain and share knowledge base of industry trends, tools, principles and techniques
  • Produce original and innovative design work
  • Be proactive in spreading a design thinking mentality throughout the business
  • Consistently strive for the highest quality of design

Interaction and support:

  • Support client pitches and briefs as required;
  • Attend and contribute to design and technical meetings as required;
  • Respond to client enquiries efficiently and maintain a positive service throughout

Ideally we are looking for :

  • Tertiary qualification in Graphic Design (or related field)
  • Strong demonstrated experience in mobile app design and digital/web design
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with people at all levels and across diverse positions
  • Adapts communication style, tone and information to suit the audience. Listens carefully and seeks clarification to ensure understanding
  • Strong organisational skills, prioritising workloads effectively and meeting project timelines
  • Ability to influence and instill a ‘design thinking’ mentality into our client's teams

Benefits of working at Outware :

  • Improve and develop your mobile skills on high profile projects
  • Be part of a creative and passionate team that loves technology
  • Be supported by friendly and experienced colleagues that can help you progress your career
  • Join a team that is committed to being a great place to work
  • Work from a great central location close to public transport and cafes

As part of your application you must include:

  • Resume

  • Examples of design work, PDF/web link (web/mobile preferred)

Please note - You must be a permanent resident or have appropriate work rights in Australia 

 

 

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