Senior UX Designer

We’re looking for a creative problem solver who loves a challenge.

About the job

This is an excellent full-time opportunity for a Senior User Experience Designer with plenty of experience in user research and design projects for enterprise customers. You'll be in an enviable role, working with a very talented and highly skilled team of professionals to deliver well-thought-out and executed digital solutions.

As a client-facing role, you will work with external stakeholders to understand customer needs, work alongside a team in designing engaging experiences and champion the customer through the development process.

Essential requirements for the role

We are looking for a UX practitioner with a minimum of 5 years of experience who:

  • Demonstrates strong experience across UX Research & Design within an agency environment
  • Enjoys keeping up-to-date with competitors, trends and practitioners within the industry
  • Always asks ‘why’, using this as the guiding principles in everything you do
  • Is confident when presenting their work and their teams work; crafting a story and presenting it in the best possible light
  • Is excellent at communicating with multidisciplinary teams, whether it be internal or customer-facing
  • Is a team player who always puts the team and customer first

Main Duties & Responsibilities

As a successful candidate, you will need to work alongside others to develop Customer Experience Strategies and ensure the experiences created by Switch are in line with that strategy. You will need to work as part of a team of UX professionals in a collaborative fashion to find innovative solutions by keeping the customer at the centre of all discovery and design activities.

  • Able to plan, estimate and execute a ‘Discovery and Design’ process with customer-centred design principles and usability testing methods at the centre. Choosing and delivering the right UX activities for the job and budgets at hand.
  • Run and facilitate Discovery activities; understanding the business and customers needs through workshopping, process mapping, market analysis, and customer research.
  • Overseeing and transitioning broad Digital Strategies into the Design phase.
  • Facilitate and conduct UX, Design and User Testing workshops with external stakeholders.
  • Create and introduce efficient and reusable design assets and templates, using component-led design thinking.
  • Working in a collaborative team, working with Project Management to prepare and plan the work, Business Analysts to translate customer needs into User Stories and Developers to implement your vision.
  • Able to clearly articulate and delegate tasks to other UX designers, whilst sharing knowledge and skills. Mentoring and assisting the team.
  • Writing and maintaining documentation based on your Discovery and Design work. Ensuring you have communicated decisions and functionality clearly to the team and our customers.

Since you will be liaising and managing relationships directly with clients, fantastic written and verbal communication skills are absolutely essential. You'll be someone who takes a lot of pride in approaching your work, colleagues and customers in a friendly yet professional manner.

Let’s get started

If this role sounds like the perfect opportunity and you’re interested in joining our growing team, please apply by sending a copy of your CV and cover letter outlining:

  • Why you should make it onto our shortlist for an interview.
  • A key project that you’re super proud to have delivered.
  • Salary expectations (including super) and possible commencement date.

This position is based in our Sydney office at 9 Hunter Street, Sydney NSW 2000.

Applications are open to Australian residents only. Recruiters please do not contact us in relation to this role. All applications are treated as highly confidential.

Switch has been globally recognised winning the Ultimate Sitecore Experience Award for the Most Sophisticated Implementation in 2020.
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