Sydney

UX Lead

Experience Design

Tigerspike is a digital products company improving people’s lives through technology. We’re looking for thinkers, problem solvers and lovers of all things design to join our growing team of designers.

So, if you love variety, have a passion for innovation and thrive in a collaborative environment then read on...

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We’re looking for thinkers, problem solvers and lovers of all things design to join our team.

The UX Lead is responsible for setting and driving UX policy and delivery standards within the Sydney design team. You will need to be delivery focused, with excellent leadership and communication skills, without losing your keen eye for the smaller details.

Stakeholder management and education in the value of UX will be a key part of the role, as well as providing mentorship and support to a team of UX designers across a full spectrum of experience levels.

Your professional experience should cover all phases of the experience design process ranging from Discovery (industry, business and user research), Design, Development and Deployment.

What experience and skills do you need?

  • At least 7 years of professional work within the experience design field, preferably from a consulting or agency setting
  • At least 3 years performing at a Senior UX Designer level
  • Expertise in experience design processes and methodologies
  • Strong client-facing presentation skills to include: confident ability presenting to clients at all levels; ability to tell a compelling story and guide them through the design ideas and recommendations to provide an overall design solution
  • Proficiency in design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, InVision, Omnigraffle, Axure, Keynote, etc
  • Deep knowledge of design principles for iOS, Android and Web solutions (including Responsive Design and native applications)
  • Strategic thinking with a solid understanding of research and design best practices
  • Strong portfolio with demonstrated ability across the entire project process, ranging from user research, information architecture, design and usability testing. Please provide examples of your approach, activities undertaken and deliverables produced.

Ultimately, you thrive when you’re in a fast paced, ever changing environment and you’re, comfortable with ambiguity. You’re proactive, have a sense of entrepreneurship and work well autonomously.

What’s in it for you?

Empowerment - to be autonomous within a team that is passionate to deliver the best user experience

Professional Growth - we know you’re happiest when you’re learning new things, so you’ll be given an annual allowance to spend on your professional growth such as attending a conference or taking a course. It’s like a makeover for your mind!

Mentorship - a chance to mentor and support other members of your team, providing design leadership and advice, and also a chance to be mentored by more senior members of the team

Collaboration - you’ll work in a multi-disciplinary team to design high-quality solutions

Innovation - our regular Innovation Days allow us to take a break from client work to spend time playing with the latest tech and improving our tools and techniques

What else?

Tigerspike values health and wellbeing by offering:

  • An annual allowance to spend on your personal growth such as learning French, pottery or even attending a beer tasting course
  • Spontaneous plank, mediation and stretch breaks
  • Parental benefits that exceed statutory requirements

Some of the other benefits we offer include:

  • 20 days’ holiday (in addition to all public holidays) increasing to 25 days’ holiday each year after your 2nd work anniversary and 30 days after 5 years!
  • 2 Duvet Days per year - that’s for when the day would be better spent at the beach or in bed
  • $100 monthly mobile phone allowance
  • The opportunity to work remotely when you need to
  • The chance to work on different projects in our other offices in the long term (Brisbane, Melbourne, London, Tokyo, Dubai, Singapore, New York, Mumbai, etc.)

*We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.*

Who are we?

Focusing on strategy, experience design, development and systems integration, our work is hinged on five key values: Transparency, Resilience, Problem-solving, Energy and Curiosity. We have a reputation for innovation and creating long-term partnerships with customers such as Emirates, American Express, The United Nations, Westfield, ADP and New Look.

Our People are our culture and that is what makes us unique. Founded in 2003 with a team spanning 12 global locations and counting, we are excited to continue supporting businesses #TheTigerspikeWay.

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