Experience Designer

Experience Designer

Job Title: Experience Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: $0 - $75 per hour
Start Date: 2021-04-21 00:00:00
Reference: V-38966
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 22, 2021 09:42

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Federal Government clients is looking for an experienced Experience Designer to help liaise between business areas, the developers and the design team to fine-tune the our client’s website experience. As a secondary objective, they will help to analyse and suggest changes and updates to many of the other sites we manage.

The applicant will have a keen eye for detail, will understand the fundamentals of how Drupal works and how it can be used, and will have a strong understanding of user experience and user-centred design principles.

They will have experience working closely with developers and business areas to negotiate suitable solutions that are both effective and beautiful.

Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
  • Use user-centred design to develop concepts and mock-ups for new content or products
  • Help business areas map their content requirements and recommend the most efficient way to present it using reusable interfaces that they’ll design
  • Responsible for quality assurance of the appearance of the department’s websites in line with design standards and guides and the team’s objective to make beautiful, effective websites.
  • Provide design advice, mock-ups and asset creation for websites we manage
  • Be able to provide CSS or javascript updates that the team’s developers can integrate in to the department’s websites quickly.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Proven skills to generate mockups and layouts to help describe a solution to business areas and to provide specifications and guidance to developers
  • Problem solving experience to understand business requirements and craft solutions that satisfy their requirements using established patterns, or new re-usable patterns that can be used by others
  • Experience designing and refining website interfaces and providing specifications to developers to implement
Desirable Skills and Experience:
  • Ability to generate CSS, HTML and Javascript that can be passed directly to developers for implementation

Location: Canberra

Contract Term: 12 months with possible extension options

Security Requirements: Must be an Australian Citizen.

How to Apply:

Applications close Thursday, 27 April 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.