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Senior UX Designer

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

Outware is coming to Brisbane!  

Multiple opportunities to join Australia's leading mobile app development company and be one of the founding Brisbane members!

The Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and Senior UX designer to be part of the team building Australia's most popular and high-profile apps.

You must be passionate about Human centered design and care about deeply about solving solving customer problems through the use of mobile apps. This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise a broad range of skills, from ethnographic research right the way through to supporting a development team in bring your ideas to life!

Role and Responsibilities

  • Be a passionate advocate for Human Centred Design
  • Understand how client’s digital strategies and product roadmaps inform UX design, balancing customers needs effectively with business needs
  • Prepare and facilitate relevant design workshops with project teams
  • Work with clients to identify and understand customer segments through the use of ethnographic studies and surveys
  • Define and utilise a range of other inputs to drive your design such as pattern research, customer journey maps and personas
  • Engage with a wide range of project stakeholders to define user flows and navigation patterns
  • Collaborate with client stakeholders and internal design teams to create concepts, define Information Architecture and create low-fidelity prototypes as required
  • Undertake regular usability testing of your ideas with customers and then prioritising outcomes to iterative and improve your designs
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure that the technical dependencies and possible user experience risks are identified early
  • Work with our development teams throughout the Agile development lifecycle

Ideal skills and experience

  • Deep experience of utilising HCD techniques
  • Mobile design experience is highly advantageous
  • Experience undertaking different types of research and using this to inform concepts
  • An ability to rationalise your designs clearly to large and varied stakeholder groups
  • Excellent working knowledge of iOS and Android design guidelines
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of usability testing techniques
  • Experience working with agile development teams
  • Excellent people skills & collaborative approach to working
  • Ability to work at high speed, multi-task, and manage multiple projects at once with a focus on accuracy and attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic, passionate and knowledgeable about mobile apps and devices - up to date on latest technology and trends
  • Professionalism and a delivery focused attitude

Perks of working with Outware

  • Be a founding member of the Brisbane design team, helping to establish our culture and practice
  • Improve and develop your mobile design and development 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
  • Work from a great central location close to public transport and cafes
  • Join a team that is committed to being a great place to work
  • Join a thriving innovation program where you can get involved with emerging tech projects in Voice, Machine Learning, Consumer IoT, Auto etc.
  • Regular company-wide hackathons
  • Be heard - we want people that are passionate about contributing to the community through our podcast, design blogs and events.

As part of your application you must include:

  • CV
  • A link to your online portfolio - demonstrating your key achievements, including your UX design process where available

Please note you must be a resident or have appropriate work rights to be considered for this role.  No agencies please.

 

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