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UX/Interaction Designer

Advertiser: Oakton Contracting & Recruitment Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
10 Jan 2019
Location
ACT
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Design & Architecture, Web & Interaction Design

UX/Interaction Designer

Work Type: Permanent or Contract Vacancy - Location: ACT   

  • Leading Australian Technology Consultancy (A Dimension Data Company)
  • Make a real difference in people’s lives, through digital technology
  • Multiple opportunities available

 

Join our growing Digital practice where you will deliver innovation technical solutions across all industries, including working with government to radically improve digital services.

Oakton is a consulting and technology firm founded in 1988 and more recently joined the Dimension Data Group. Our business is collaborating with clients to create technology solutions to give them a distinct advantage in today’s rapidly changing world and allow them to engage with their customers in a more rewarding way.

We have an opening for a UX/Interaction Designer to work within an agile multi-disciplinary Capability Delivery Team of Business Analysts, UX Designers, Software Developers and Testers.

If you join our team we’ll give you the chance to work with some of the best and brightest on industry leading projects. You’ll have variety and be supported in your career development from day one. In addition you’ll have the chance to cross-train into the latest technologies.

Working within an agile multi-disciplinary team the UX/Interaction Designer will:

  • Provide user-centred service design services on discrete system functions and mentor team members in service design
  • Analyse our existing understanding of our users and their needs and if necessary update and further develop the personas and problem scenarios & value statements in the context of the organisations value streams
  • Produce creative UI design concepts that are WCAG 2.0 compliant
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, subject matter experts and the development team
  • Provide insights to the development team about how users interact with the service and their behaviour.

We are looking for a UX/Interaction Designer with the following:

  • Demonstrated high level experience working as a creative/UI/UX Designer
  • Demonstrated deep understanding of digital and user-centred design principles and practices
  • Demonstrated experience creating documents and UX artefacts including prototypes, wireframes, customer journey flow charts, behavioural specifications, storyboards, personas and other visual aids
  • Proven track record of improving online user experience through the development of accessible and creative digital and responsive mobile solutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with HTML5, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator and other design and UX tools
  • Proven experience facilitating user experience and usability testing
  • Demonstrated collaboration, presentation and communication skills and ability to work with all stakeholders particularly through periods of change.

What we can offer you:

  • Working at Oakton Canberra you'll find the rewards are more than just financial. Not only will you work alongside inspiring colleagues with a world of experience but you will also have access to great benefits including:
  • Continued training and education opportunities to support you on your career path, including access to Dimension Data’s international DDUniversity
  • A supportive environment that empowers you to thrive and gives you the autonomy and accountability to shape your own success
  • Flexible working arrangements, and an attractive remuneration package to reflect the value we place in your expertise 
  • Financial and wellbeing services, including salary packaging, the ability to purchase additional leave, and discounts on entertainment, travel and shopping.

 

Due to the nature of our clients you will be required to undertake a security clearance, thus only Australian Citizens are eligible to apply.

 

Work Type: Permanent or Contract Vacancy - Location: ACT   

  • Leading Australian Technology Consultancy (A Dimension Data Company)
  • Make a real difference in people’s lives, through digital technology
  • Multiple opportunities available

 

Join our growing Digital practice where you will deliver innovation technical solutions across all industries, including working with government to radically improve digital services.

Oakton is a consulting and technology firm founded in 1988 and more recently joined the Dimension Data Group. Our business is collaborating with clients to create technology solutions to give them a distinct advantage in today’s rapidly changing world and allow them to engage with their customers in a more rewarding way.

We have an opening for a UX/Interaction Designer to work within an agile multi-disciplinary Capability Delivery Team of Business Analysts, UX Designers, Software Developers and Testers.

If you join our team we’ll give you the chance to work with some of the best and brightest on industry leading projects. You’ll have variety and be supported in your career development from day one. In addition you’ll have the chance to cross-train into the latest technologies.

Working within an agile multi-disciplinary team the UX/Interaction Designer will:

  • Provide user-centred service design services on discrete system functions and mentor team members in service design
  • Analyse our existing understanding of our users and their needs and if necessary update and further develop the personas and problem scenarios & value statements in the context of the organisations value streams
  • Produce creative UI design concepts that are WCAG 2.0 compliant
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, subject matter experts and the development team
  • Provide insights to the development team about how users interact with the service and their behaviour.

We are looking for a UX/Interaction Designer with the following:

  • Demonstrated high level experience working as a creative/UI/UX Designer
  • Demonstrated deep understanding of digital and user-centred design principles and practices
  • Demonstrated experience creating documents and UX artefacts including prototypes, wireframes, customer journey flow charts, behavioural specifications, storyboards, personas and other visual aids
  • Proven track record of improving online user experience through the development of accessible and creative digital and responsive mobile solutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with HTML5, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator and other design and UX tools
  • Proven experience facilitating user experience and usability testing
  • Demonstrated collaboration, presentation and communication skills and ability to work with all stakeholders particularly through periods of change.

What we can offer you:

  • Working at Oakton Canberra you'll find the rewards are more than just financial. Not only will you work alongside inspiring colleagues with a world of experience but you will also have access to great benefits including:
  • Continued training and education opportunities to support you on your career path, including access to Dimension Data’s international DDUniversity
  • A supportive environment that empowers you to thrive and gives you the autonomy and accountability to shape your own success
  • Flexible working arrangements, and an attractive remuneration package to reflect the value we place in your expertise 
  • Financial and wellbeing services, including salary packaging, the ability to purchase additional leave, and discounts on entertainment, travel and shopping.

 

Due to the nature of our clients you will be required to undertake a security clearance, thus only Australian Citizens are eligible to apply.

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

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