User Experience Designer

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User Experience Designer

  • Estimated start date: Monday, 08 July 2024
  • Initial contract duration: 6 Months
  • Extension term: 6 months
  • Location of work: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA, Offsite
  • Security clearance: Must be able to obtain Baseline

Role Overview:

The Sourcing Platforms team is responsible for managing a digital procurement platform that supports government marketplaces, panels, and single seller arrangements. The team is seeking a skilled User Experience Designer to enhance the overall functionality and usability of the platform. The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire to create engaging and seamless user experiences, ensuring that every interaction is user-friendly and adds value to the user's experience.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with user researchers and a Product Manager to deeply understand user needs, behaviours, and challenges.
  • Work with the product manager to grasp requirements and business limitations while aligning design solutions with strategic goals.
  • Collaborate with other designers to conceptualize and prototype solutions that effectively address core user needs and issues.
  • Iterate designs based on stakeholder feedback and usability testing, ensuring readiness for development.
  • Ensure all designs are accessible and adhere to user-centred design principles and accessibility standards.
  • Work closely with developers to understand technical limitations and create detailed interaction specifications for implementation.
  • Maintain a comprehensive perspective of the user experience to ensure consistency and coherence across the platform.
  • Maintain internal design systems to ensure long-term consistency across the platform.

Desirable Skills:

  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is advantageous, as it enables a more holistic approach to user experience design and closer collaboration with development teams.
  • Agile Development Experience: Familiarity with Agile methodologies is beneficial, fostering a flexible and responsive design approach that complements fast-paced development environments.


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to - Applicants must have or be able to obtain Baseline Level Security Clearance and be an Australian Citizen.

Applications close on Tuesday, 04 June 2024