UX Designer

Job Details
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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Other
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - Western Metro
Reference: VG/SV/1386157
Closing Date: 24-Mar-2019
Salary Range: $96,942 - $117,293
Job Duration: Until 30, June 2020
Attachments: Position Description - VPS5 - UX Designer - SV - March 2019.docx (Word, 71KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Stuart Partridge
0417 454 363

Position Details

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic professional to join our innovative Digital Engagement team and play a critical part in this challenging and exciting project. We are focused on building the future organisation and will progressively add new functionality to the existing capabilities of project ‘beta'. As we move into the operational phase of the project the UX designer will conduct UX research and user testing and develop design solutions to be used by everyday people.

Collaborating with the innovative Digital Engagement project team and conveying research findings to stakeholders will rely on your exceptional communication skills. Your ability to creatively solve problems and adapt to changing circumstances is essential to your success. Your passion for human centred design and thinking will be favourably regarded as will experience designing for enterprise level digital projects. An understanding of front-end development best practices, atomic design principles and user-centred design process is also desirable.

The closing date for this position is Sunday, 24 March 2019. 

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date via the http://careers.vic.gov.au website

All applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria 

Other relevant information:

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role. We work for the people of Victoria by helping the government achieve its strategic objectives. We do this by supporting the Premier, Deputy Premier, Special Minister of State, the Ministers for Aboriginal Affairs, Equality, Multicultural Affairs and Veterans, as well as the Cabinet.

DPC is proud to participate in Recruit Smarter, an initiative of the Victorian Government to address unconscious bias in recruitment practices. For more information on Recruit Smarter, please visit www.vic.gov.au/recruit-smarter or call 13 22 15.

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