Pearson UX Design Lead in Melbourne, Australia

UX Design Lead

Description

It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing access, but also ensuring progress

As the world’s leading learning company, we’re meeting this challenge with Australia’s most comprehensive blend of digital learning formats, printed texts, educator training resources, assessments, services and online assets.

Based in stunning, heritage-listed offices in Melbourne's Docklands, you have everything at your door step, not to mention the easy 2 minute walk from Southern Cross Station.

The UX Design Lead is responsible for translating our business requirements into a creative vision that meets our customers’ needs and business goals. Working alongside your small design team you will create visual designs ready for developers to implement and deliver to customers.The role requires a deep level of empathy towards our customers and stakeholders as well as an ability to work with stakeholders and developers to find the balance between feasibility, aesthetics and usability.You will be involved in large scale website redevelopment projects across both Australia and Asia that will help us improve critical journeys for find>try>buy>use>support. It’s also important to have an understanding of marketing strategies that help drive lead generation and ecommerce online.

Key responsibilities include :

  • Work closely with our other designers, as well as the marketing and technology teams

  • Identify, and solve, real customer problems

  • Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, and prototypes

  • Test, measure, and iterate on features

  • Communicate design rationale to stakeholders

Qualifications

  • Experience managing small UX/UI teams

  • Solid understanding of UX principles

  • UX or Design Portfolio

  • Experience working with marketers, agencies, product owners and/or front-end development teams in an agile team.

Now it’s time to tell us about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.

At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.

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Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jun 6, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 1808447

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.