UX Designer / Researcher

Sydney - remote / onsite blend
Job Terms:
Depending on exp, range $120-$140k+super
Posted By:
Galina Velas

Job Description:

Brilliant opportunity for a UX DESIGNER / RESEARCHER to join a growing Design Thinking practice for a high profile consultancy.

WIthin this role, you will be working with a diverse range of high profile clients, on large scale enterprise projects, future state vision / products / services and more.

Reporting directly into and working closely with the Design Thinking Practice Lead, this role offers a great career growth opportunity for someone with strong midweight or senior level UX project capabilities.    

This role offers a great opportunity for a UX Designer with strong User Researcher skills and some Design Thinking experience to work with a consultative approach. The team has a UI Designer, so although end to end skills are a bonus, polished UI Design outputs are not required.

This role is based in Sydney, requiring a blend of remote & onsite (up to 2 days per week) collaborative working.

Skills / responsibilities include:

  • Lead and guide exploratory user research, interviews, observations, focus groups etc
  • Presenting UX Design solutions to stakeholders and clients
  • Conceptualise designs and solutions for businesses of various sizes and industry sectors
  • End-to-end design process: from qual & quant research with users and stakeholders, heuristic analysis, competitor analysis, generating personas and synthesising research insights to ID key challenges & opportunities
  • Guiding Design Thinking workshops / working groups to ideate lofi prototypes, undertake usability testing, iterate, evolving ideas, develop IA’, wireframes, clickable prototypes. 
  • Work alongside UI Designers and Developers for final outputs.
  • Collaborative approach, ability to work effectively within multi-disciplinary Agile project & delivery teams (alongside developers, POs, other UX & UI designers, Service Designers, Solution Architects, BA’s etc). 
  • Ability to use software such as Figma, AdobeXD etc


INTERESTED? If this role sounds like it could align for you, I would love to chat further – please contact Galina - gvelas@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 (gvelas@aquent.com) with your resume, portfolio or case study doc and an outline of what you are looking for.

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