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Senior Product Designer

Dublin Job No. r00194985 Full-time - Hybrid

Job Description

As a Senior Product Designer you will sit within the Design capability of The Docks Embark team. The Dock is Accenture’s flagship global innovation centre and research and development hub, based in Grand Canal Dock in Dublin 2 (when we aren’t working remotely). This is where Accenture, our clients, and our partners connect to pioneer new ways to fulfil human needs using emerging technology.

We are a tight-knit community of 250+ passionate individuals with all the benefits of working in a global company with boundless opportunities to learn and grow. In this lead role, you'll be part of an outstanding team of brilliant designers, engineers, analysts, researchers and technologists, working collaboratively under one roof to solve real-world challenges. Designers at The Dock are also a part of the global Fjord network, which means we are connected to an international system of design studios in 38 cities across 27 countries.

Over the last 18 months, some exciting and uncharted territories we’ve worked in include:

The Senior Product Designer plans and executes design activities on projects. This starts by modelling the solution goals, developing a holistic understanding of people, technology, data and their interdependencies.

They are a strong visual communicator and create artefacts to share insights with stakeholders to support ideation and concept generation. The role requires the ability to collaborate closely with software engineers, data scientists and subject matter experts to create digital products that utilise emerging technology in a responsible manner. Candidates should have experience with the creation and delivery of digital product and services, working in agile teams and transferring PoCs for industrialization.

Qualifications

Your everyday abilities

Support planning and execution of the design activities on innovation projects.

Responsible for integrating into the product development lifecycle, with a focus on creating products that solve complex business problems

Uncover user needs through design research, develop deep insights, generate concepts, and craft how people will interact with the products and services we design.

Develop user goals and performance metrics that directly inform the business requirements.

Design service blueprints and user journeys.

Generate wireframes, navigation flows, information architectures and prototypes that inform technical teams on product development.

Expert knowledge of design tools (Sketch, Figma, InDesign, etc...)

Collaborate with other designers, software architects, data scientists and the business experts to create visualizations for complex technical concepts.

Own all UI/UX deliverables. Evaluate output of the junior UI/UX designers to ensure quality of design work.

Be a storyteller. Present the communication of research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually.

Extras we’d love to see

Ability to create concept models both at user and systems level

Ability to read and understand technical documents.

Curiosity, interest and experience experimenting with emerging technologies.

Understanding of other areas of design specialisation, including but not limited to Visual Design, Content Design and Business Design.

Familiarity with rapid prototyping methods

Experience and qualifications

5+ years of in-depth experience of UI/UX design, Digital Product Design or Service Design

A portfolio demonstrating product design skills

Qualifications or equivalent experience in Product design, interaction design or related field

Human Computer Interaction/ Human factors engineering

Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams

Basic web or native interface development a plus

Benefits

Working at Accenture means joining a company that prides itself on being Truly Human. In addition to a competitive base salary and a group of diverse and smart colleagues to work alongside, you’ll also have an extensive benefits package that includes, but is not limited to:

  • Pension

  • Private health insurance

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Emergency caring facilities

  • 2 days leave per year for charitable work of your choice

  • Employee Share Purchase Program

  • Dedicated group and individual training budgets for learning, conferences, and visits by guest speakers

  • Employee communities and resource groups with a focus on supporting Inclusion & Diversity, Family Carers, Volunteering & Sustainability – and many more!

Flexible working arrangements can be discussed depending on the position.

Does this role appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com #LI-EU 

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