UX Design Manager (Urgent!!)

Job Title: UX Design Manager (Urgent!!)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 179893_1513751049
Contact Name: Colby Zurlini
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2018 09:30

Job Description

Large corporate business requires a UX Design Manager to join their successful design team. You will manage a team and play a lead role in implementing a new design process across the company's many products.

The role:

  • Successful candidate is responsible for UX Design process and resource allocation of UX and Visual Design team
  • Responsible for external vendor briefings, negotiating proposals, rates and the financial administration of purchase orders and invoices
  • Leads the development of UX and Design guidelines and rolling out a process to ensure adherence to these guidelines across the Media portfolio
  • Acts as a thought leader for UX and Design within the Media product teams
  • Consults product teams on UX Design for key strategic product initiatives
  • Oversees the creation of prototypes to inform product decisions, and the planning and facilitation of usability testing throughout the product development process

The candidate:

  • 5+ years' experience in a similar role and industry, 2 years direct people management
  • Experience in implementing and applying a user-centered design process in large organisations
  • Advanced project management skills, and a proven track record of resourcing and budgeting UX Design projects
  • Thorough understanding of all elements of UX, including interaction design, information architecture, navigation design for web, mobile and TV
  • Knowledge of, and experience with, the creation of design language, UX and design styleguides with applicability to a wide range of products, screen types, and screen sizes
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Axure and InVision
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Passion for the entertainment industry

Perks include exposure to a large corporate, a senior position, ability to transform the business and offering as you see fit, an easy-going culture, exciting work and the chance to occasionally liaise with successful start-ups as well as other large corporates.Please submit CV in WORD format ONLY