Job Description

About Us

At Fjord, we believe there is nothing more important than creating positive impact in the world we live. As part of Accenture Interactive, we're able to help our clients achieve relevance and growth by delivering purposeful experiences that people love.

Your role is key to ensuring we do this successfully.

We are a family of Fjordians. Our living culture and borderless playground provides us with space to thrive. Simple core values that inform everything we do: be adventurous; bring a vision; make an impact; rely on empathy; nurture collaboration; stay transparent; and be bold and generous in everything you do.
 

You’d be a great fit at Fjord if you are:

  • Natural at engaging people at a deep level - whether observing or interviewing customers, working with fellow team members, clients and channeling the inner creative 

  • A visual and verbal storyteller, delivering insights about people and behavior in a way that generates empathy, emotion, and engagement from the client and design team 

  • Comfortable with ambiguity in a fluid organization 

  • Ready to collaborate on products and services that change the way our clients do business creating service at scale 

  • Passionate about creating experiences that fuse physical and digital through research, analytics, design and delivery 

Role Description  

 

Fjord Australia is seeking an experienced Product Designer to contribute to product design activities across a range of innovative projects, with organisations from a variety of industries – achieving visionary, relevant and impactful outcomes.

In this role you will define the core product vision, strategies, and digital interface design. You have a strong appreciation for service and interaction design, technology, have the ability to elegantly adapt design across touchpoints, and work across the entire end-to-end experience.

Respoonsibilities

  • Contribute to all product design activities and responsible for deliverables throughout the project – planning, shaping, driving, designing and collaborating with clients, stakeholders and the wider project team.
    • Identify user needs; generate concepts and ideas; validate potential solutions; uncover relevant and actionable customer insights; and create engaging product experiences that illustrates how people might interact with it.
    • Envision, design and prototype how digital experiences and interactions translate across multiple touchpoints – from conceptual to detailed design fidelity.
    • Use a variety of data sources and types (qualitative and quantitative) to inform the design and improvement of digital products and experiences.
    • Scope, plan and conduct concept and user testing sessions – uncovering insights that shape and guide design decisions.
    • Define, establish and maintain design systems that support and guide product teams in the evolution and scaling of a digital product across its entire life cycle.
    • Clearly communicate and guide design concept presentations – explaining, discussing and justifying design decisions.
     



Qualifications

These are the minimum requirements for an aspirant to be considered for the position applying to: 

 

  • 5+ years experience designing digital products for a range of users, business problems and touchpoints

  • 5+ years experience applying best practice UI/UX principles and accessibility standards across a range of digital touch points (i.e. mobile, desktop, responsibe, etc)

  • 3+ years experience defining, creating, and managing Design Systems, including supporting implementation with clients.

  • Highly fluent in translating stakeholder goals, user research, and complex user flows into elegant designs

  • High dexterity in speed and quality with tools such as Figma, Sketch, Invision, Miro,  Mural and Adobe CS

  • A portfolio that demonstrates your experience and strengths in UX and visual design.

  • Passion for staying ahead of design best practices, development and trends in web, mobile and app design

Preferred:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in related field

  • Knowledge and experience with applying user-centered design processes

  • Understanding of areas of specialization within the wider design landscape, including but not limited to: Design Research; Visual Design; Interaction Design; Service Design; and Content Design

  • Ability to learn new software quickly; experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, InVision, Axure, Confluence, or JIRA is a plus. 

  • Experience working in cross-functional product development squads

Locations

Melbourne,Sydney

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