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User Experience Designer

Job Title: User Experience Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 196603_1563174527
Contact Name: Sophia Ahmad
Contact Email: kasey.ohalloran@peoplebank.com.au
Job Published: July 15, 2019 17:08

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking the expertise of a seasoned User Experience (UX) Designer for a long-term contract role. This is an initial 12-month engagement, with extension options and affords to opportunity to gain a Baseline AGSVA clearance.

Within this role you will be responsible for:

  • Working closely with key stakeholders to discover user needs as an input to project requirements
  • Conducting user experience research and translating finding into improved user experience;
  • Employing user-centred design techniques to research, seek insights, and develop supporting artefacts
  • Developing sketches and wireframes, low and high-fidelity mock-ups and associated reports
  • Conducting usability evaluations and design with inclusive design principals
  • Facilitating design workshops and collaborative sessions with a variety of stakeholders

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Demonstrated expert knowledge of service design, user-centred design principals, design best practices, inclusive design, web design, graphic design, visual trends and/or emerging digital channels within Federal Government
  • Demonstrated experience & knowledge of the DTA Service Standard, Accessibility & WCAG 2.0 Standards
  • Proven ability to advocate the value of UX principles, to a variety of audiences, from Executive to Project teams

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Sophia Ahmad on 02 6245 1730 quoting Job Reference: 196603

Due to the nature of this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently hold or are able to obtain Federal Government security clearances to apply.

Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.