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UX / Product Designers

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$100 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment seeks experienced UX / product designers to create new and improved online services across a range of employment related programs and channels.

Essential Criteria

  • Demonstrated knowledge of applying different design disciplines and contemporary user experience best practices
  • Demonstrated experience in translating high-level, business visions into clear, measurable goals, design concepts and principles, user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes of innovative and highly usable digital experiences
  • Experience in maturing organisational design capability through activities including sharing best practice methodologies/ templates/ techniques and through mentoring staff.
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to collaborate and influence technical and non-technical stakeholders by clearly articulating your vision, design concepts and recommendations through a thoughtful rationale in the context of the business problems to be solved and desired behavioral outcomes.
  • Please indicate which locations you wish to be consider for
    • Canberra Only
    • North Ryde Only
    • Both locations

Desired Criteria

  • Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams and/or large scale projects
  • Experience supporting, actively contributing to, or leading user research activities, including strong empathy and analytical skills.
  • Experience supporting, actively contributing to, or leading information architecture activities, including reviewing analytics data, designing and testing IAs with Treejack or similar
  • Experience working in complex or large-scale digital transformation programs in Government in an Agile delivery process (e.g. Scrum or similar)
  • Experience designing, testing, maintaining and communicating comprehensive Design Systems and style guides

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

Two x 12 month extension options

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