UI Designer (midweight)

Sydney (blend remote & onsite working)
Up to $100k
Posted By:
Kate Verran

Job Description:

We are looking for a talented MIDWEIGHT UI DESIGNER to join a Sydney product team for a permanent role.

This role would suit an experienced and passionate UI Designer with a problem solving mindset – someone who is customer focused, detail-oriented and loves tackling complex problems; a Designer who is able to craft usable, useful and beautiful UI solutions that elevate functionality and add style to a company's product suite.

This role offers a GREAT opportunity for career growth – you would be coming in at a Midweight level to consolidate & refine the existing UI & Product Design; then they see this role developing to leading the UI Design vision within 2 years.

Within this SAAS Product Design team, you will be working closely & in partnership with the Lead UX Designer, Lead Front End Developer and the Product Manager, all collaborating from discovery phase with a HCD approach, through testing & refinement and onto the final design & build of digital product solutions.

In terms of project focus, you will be building out the design system – refining and adding to it; as well as working with the team on new products (approx 5 currently in the pipeline).

ESSENTIAL skills for this role include experience working with Design Systems and creating UI Design solutions for multiple platforms (ie. native mobile AND responsive desktop solutions).

• Create beautifully refined UI Designs solutions that elevate the product experience
• Incorporate motion / animation to delight users with interactions & micro-animations
• Working from hi-fidelity wireframes through to final pixel perfect UI Designs, all packaged up accordingly to tech spec for dev team to build
• Building out the design system, refining and adding to it.
• Have a great eye for iconography, typography, component design, digital layouts and visual design
• Highly collaborative, working effectively within cross-function lean agile teams
• Be confident working in partnership with various studio teams & practitioners who are top of their game - giving & receiving feedback
• Able to prioritise and manage your workload and meet critical deadlines

THE CLIENT: Sydney based SAAS company, world leader in developing innovative solutions for their industry sector.

***Please note: We can only consider candidates with Australia working eligibility (passport or relevant working visa)***

INTERESTED? If this role sounds like it could align for you, I would love to chat further – please contact Kate - kverran@aquent.com and we can organise a time to discuss the details.

KNOW SOMEONE SUITABLE? Please feel free to share / forward this role to anyone you feel maybe a match. We have a great referral bonus and can hook you up with $$ for anyone you refer that we place into this (or other) roles.  

LOOKING FOR ROLES, BUT THIS DOESN'T ALIGN? I would love to assist, please email me (kverran@aquent.com) with your resume, portfolio or case study doc and an outline of what you are looking for.