Senior UX, UI Designer / Researcher

Contract or Temp
Brisbane
IT & Telecomms
2019-08-09

Job Title: Senior UX, UI Designer
Location: Brisbane northern suburb
Contract: 6 month contract with a firm extension

The successful applicant will be professional and friendly, with a can-do attitude as well as a professional as a UX/UI expert. 

This role is a contract role but we are looking for someone to join on a long-term basis, who would ideally entertain a permanent position after 6 - 12 months. 

Summary of the role

We’re looking for a creative and innovative User Experience Designer / Researcher to work on a brand-new product, to replace a few legacy desktop applications used by several venues.
You’ll work closely with the clients, conducting user interviews, in person user testing, remote user testing, diary studies, surveys and other research methods, and communicate your discoveries via scenarios, user journeys, wireframes, etc.
You’ll also develop and maintain user personas and apply these to problem-solving and solution design.

Requirements

The ideal candidate has previous experience across the breadth of UX skills in research, design and testing, ideally having worked on large-scale and complex digital projects.
You should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent, have a passion for creativity and a keen eye for developing trends across the digital design space.
A demonstrable portfolio showing prior work will be advantageous.

- Highly developed communication skills with an enthusiastic approach to your work
- Ability to communicate discoveries from research and explain the thinking behind design concepts
- Ability to effectively articulate and defend your ideas in front of a variety of audiences from different backgrounds
- Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills, with high attention to detail
- A strong passion for technology and for helping others to understand how complex systems work, and can translate those workflows into simplified interactions
- Experience in optimising websites to create a beautiful experience for the user
- Experience in understanding a project brief and turning it into the perfect visual asset
- AB testing and using data to drive design decisions
- Experience creating wireframes and mock-ups
- Analysis of existing UX of website for improvement opportunities
- Experience building, contributing to and maintaining UI design systems

Benefits and perks
- Free parking in front of the office
- Flexible working arrangements
- High spec company laptop (or BYO if you prefer)
- Regular social activities

Why apply with RECON Solutions?
Wondering which agency to contact for your next contracting role? At RECON Solutions, we genuinely care about people. We are not just another tick-and-flick transactional hiring machine. We value service, reputation and quality and we believe in the power of long-term relationships. We work hard to offer you exceptional opportunities over and again, searching extensively for the best fit for both you and our client. Want to know more? Apply now!

How to Apply: To submit your application, please click Apply. For a confidential discussion, please contact Vera Geng at RECON Solutions 07 3177 2046 or email your CV to vera.geng@reconsolutions.com.au

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