UX Designer - Brand and Marketing

  • newly created role based in Sydney
  • design customer centric experiences and prototype new services
  • build insights through user interviews, optimisation programs and user research
  • highly collaborative hands-on role, working with customers, business stakeholders, research analysts, visual designers and development teams

About the Role

The Marketing Brand and Design team is looking for a UX/UI Designer to create intuitive and engaging experiences for our customers. 

Leveraging customer centric design methodologies and visual design skills, you’ll work independently and with our research analysts, business stakeholders, visual designers and developers to create journey maps and prototypes.  Then working with the end-user you’ll test, optimise and validate your inspiring and intuitive experiences and design concepts. 

Working in a Sydney-based team and reporting to the Marketing Manager in our Melbourne-based team, your role will be to:

  • build an understanding of our customers and the context through which they are interacting with our business
  • collaborate with the sales and marketing teams to understand business requirements and define success metrics
  • facilitate co-creation workshops and capture insights from multiple points of view
  • utilise design thinking methodologies to produce process flows, storyboards, wireframes, and other artifacts required to develop and evolve overall user experience
  • independently and in collaboration with our visual designer team,  produce low and high fidelity User Interface designs.
  • test, optimise and verify design / UI concepts
  • deliver business outcomes that balance user needs, commercial interests, and the technological constraints of the business.

About you

On paper, you’ll have 4+ years UX/UI Design experience and a tertiary qualification or equivalent in User Experience Design, Graphic or Interaction design.

More importantly, we are looking for someone who is:

  • experienced with designing web, mobile or desktop apps.
  • familiar with a range of design langauges such as Material Desig
  • experienced with design tools, such as Sketch, Adobe CS, Invision etc
  • familiar with practicing user-centric design and able to provide implemented project examples and evidence of impact
  • able to work independently and manage schedules in a dynamic, multi-project environment
  • able to produce & present visual designs to team and management
  • excellent verbal/written communication and able to clearly articulate the insights and rationale behind design decisions
  • able to contribute within a collaborative team environment.

A strong portfolio is a must for this role, both in terms of demonstrating your experience and ability to create a customer centric design presentation. Your portfolio should showcase your experience in UX/UI design, particularly where simplicity and the transition between physical and digital were a major concern. We’d like to see a diversity of projects and a solid collection of outcomes and deliverables (flows, mockups, and prototypes).

If you would like to apply for this position, please submit your application via the links. To find out more please contact Sophie Lumsden on sophie.lumsden@Macquarie.com.

Corporate and Asset Finance Group provides innovative and traditional capital, finance and related services to clients operating in selected international markets. With offices in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, North America and Europe, Corporate and Asset Finance specialises in:

  • leasing and asset finance
  • tailored debt and finance solutions
  • asset remarketing, sourcing and trading.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers 

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