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Assistant Director, Experience Design Lead

Sport Australia plays a central leadership role in the development and operations of the Australian sport sector and acts as the leading sports agency in Australia, building collaboration, alignment and effectiveness within the Australian sport sector.Digital technologies are transforming all aspects of sport, from participation to high performance and administration. In this role you will help deliver a seamless experience across all channels to connect the Australian sport industry with participants and the Australian public. You will work across a number of product teams to understand user needs, and design usable, consistent and delightful user experiences across our digital services.You will lead the development of a design system for sport, with a focus on usability and re-usable components.The successful applicant will have:Tertiary qualifications in design (eg. graphic, industrial, service) and at least 3 years experience in interaction design, user testing and/or user experience (UX) designMust have experience in design systemsAdvanced experience and understanding of design techniques and tools and relevant practices to developing leading service experiencesExperience working in agile multi-disciplinary teams, as well as across teams to integrate design into agile processes to drive positive outcomes for users.Sport sector or start-up experience is a plusSalary range = $106,121 - $125,222 per annum plus superannuation.Employment benefits include access to priority onsite childcare placements, free parking facilities and use of on-site gymnasium and some other sporting facilities.Applications close 5.00pm AEDT Thursday 30 May 2019 (no late applications will be accepted).Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.Job description Australia - ACT ACT

Assistant Director, Experience Design Lead

  • Exciting, challenging and dynamic work environment
  • Strong commitment to work/life balance
  • Design and deliver high impact digital experiences in sports

Sport Australia plays a central leadership role in the development and operations of the Australian sport sector and acts as the leading sports agency in Australia, building collaboration, alignment and effectiveness within the Australian sport sector.

Digital technologies are transforming all aspects of sport, from participation to high performance and administration. In this role you will help deliver a seamless experience across all channels to connect the Australian sport industry with participants and the Australian public. You will work across a number of product teams to understand user needs, and design usable, consistent and delightful user experiences across our digital services.

You will lead the development of a design system for sport, with a focus on usability and re-usable components.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in design (eg. graphic, industrial, service) and at least 3 years experience in interaction design, user testing and/or user experience (UX) design
  • Must have experience in design systems
  • Advanced experience and understanding of design techniques and tools and relevant practices to developing leading service experiences
  • Experience working in agile multi-disciplinary teams, as well as across teams to integrate design into agile processes to drive positive outcomes for users.
  • Sport sector or start-up experience is a plus

Salary range = $106,121 - $125,222 per annum plus superannuation.

Employment benefits include access to priority onsite childcare placements, free parking facilities and use of on-site gymnasium and some other sporting facilities.

Applications close 5.00pm AEDT Thursday 30 May 2019 (no late applications will be accepted).

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.

To apply for this position please down load the above attachment and then click on the "Apply Now" button below. Applicants will need to upload their CV/Resume and then complete the online Application for Employment form.

If you have any questions after reading the Job Description please contact Sarah Groube on 02 6214 1029 for a confidential discussion, quoting reference number JN 1109.

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