UI/UX Designer

Location: Auckland
Discipline: Design & Product
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $Permanent salary
Contact name: Hayden Baker

Contact email: jobs@digitalbakery.co.nz
Job ref: 1232250
Published: 23 days ago
Startdate: ASAP
The Role:

This organisation requires a creative intermediate to senior UI/UX Designer to join their team in central Auckland. You will work closely with fellow designers and product team members to transform digital ideas into stunning and functional designs. Ideally, you’ll have a strong background in visual, and interactive design, delivering elegant and effective web/mobile apps.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop design systems to ensure consistency across projects
  • Gather and analyse detailed requirements
  • Translate requirements into aesthetically appealing designs that meet briefs and objectives
  • Contribute to planning and ideation sessions
  • Collaborate with product owners, designers, and developers
  • Uphold design best practices
  • Deliver UI designs, wireframes, mock-ups, and working prototypes
  • Test prototypes and provide feedback
  • Communicate design choices effectively to team members and stakeholders
Required Skills & Key Ingredients:
  • Intermediate to senior level experience in UI and IxD
  • Proficiency with industry tools, especially Figma. Experience with Webflow is a plus
  • Strong visual and interaction design skills, including design systems, digital assets, and guidelines
  • Ability to translate research findings into wireframes and interactive prototypes
  • Excellent documentation skills and the ability to engage with developers
  • User-centric mindset
  • Solid design portfolio demonstrating previous design experience (pretty much a must)
Personality and Culture Fit:
  • Creative and passionate about all things design
  • Share the view that MVPs don’t have to look sh*t
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skills
  • Attention to detail and a high standard of output
  • Calm energy and a collaborative team player (no egos, please)
  • Open to constructive feedback
  • Enjoys team events and contributes to a positive team culture
Benefits:
  • Permanent role in central Auckland, starting ASAP
  • Salary ranging from $85,000 - $110,000 + KiwiSaver per annum pending your design chops and experience
  • Opportunity to work on bespoke applications and digital product design
  • Awesome office with a great atmosphere and team events
  • Tight-knit team that values hard work but ensure a work-life balance
  • Four days in the office, one day WFH