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UX Designer and Researcher

Ref: BROADBEAN_887501659318207

on 01 August 2022
Location
Sydney, New South Wales
Contract Type
Contract

One of our premium government clients based across Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne are looking to fill a User Experience Designer and Researcher position. This position is for an initial 12-month contract, where you will continue be given the opportunity to make a tangible contribution to the continued innovation and success of this client.

---Baseline clearance OR higher---

About the role:

The client is currently seeking an experienced UX Researcher & Designer to support delivery of the client's Data Strategy, through the implementation of data action projects and supporting ad-hoc requests. The role will identify user problems and needs and assist with the design of data products such as Microsoft PowerBI reports and dashboards that enhance the use of the client's data and provide end users with accessible and actionable insights. The role will also work with the team to adopt and embed best practice user experience research and design into the data analytics project lifecycle.

As the UX Researcher & Designer, the occupant of this position is expected to:

  • Conduct user experience research applying relevant qualitative and quantitative methodologies to inform design, development and delivery of analytics solutions and/or data products
  • Synthesise and document user requirements including personas and user stories to outline key user features for analytics solutions and/or data products
  • Produce UX design assets such as wireframes and prototypes to visualise key user data product features and validate with stakeholders
  • Work with a cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams to produce timely, relevant, and reliable insights that are fit-for-purpose to inform the client's performance reporting and regulatory decision making

Qualifications/Experience

  • Minimum 3+ years relevant research experience and with human/user centred design
  • Skills
  • Proven research and analysis skills (qualitative and/or quantitative)
  • Demonstrated experience in gathering, synthesising, translating and communicating user expectations and input to deliver usable analytics solutions and/or data products
  • Demonstrated proficiency in developing wireframes, designs and prototypes
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and interpersonal skills to build relationships
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written with an ability to liaise with both technical and non-technical stakeholders of all levels
  • Ability to produce high-quality fit for purpose agile user needs across the entire project lifecycle, using tools such as DevOps or similar and supporting design artefacts
  • High level analytical thinking and problem-solving ability
  • Ability to work flexibly within tight time schedules and to see projects through to completion, monitor project progress and adjust plans as required
  • Ability to work collaboratively and operate as an effective team member and as part of cross-functional multi-disciplinary agile teams

Desirable

  • Qualifications in relevant field (i.e. Psychology, Human-Centred Design, Digital Techno

Joining Modis:

  • Weekly Pay/Monthly
  • No payrolling processing fees
  • Upskilling opportunities and training discounts
  • Associate gatherings events
  • MODIS SME meet ups/information sessions
  • EAP Support Program
  • Dedicated Account Management support team

About Us:

Modis delivers cross-industry IT and digital engineering expertise to accelerate innovation and digital transformation. By combining a unique service offering of Tech Consulting, Tech Talent Services and Tech Academy solutions Modis enables businesses to progress, scale and perform. Modis has a global footprint with 30,000+ consultants in over 20 countries focused on Cognitive Technologies,

Digital Transformation, Cloud & Infrastructure, Smart Ecosystem, and Industry 4.0 across the key sectors of Automotive & Transportation, Environmental & Energy, Software, Internet & Communication, Financial Services and Industrial Manufacturing.

Talented, committed, can-do individuals have always been the cornerstone of this dynamic business. If you have what it takes to thrive in this role and want to know more, please reach out to Rhyce Lawson on

(M) 0498 451 619

(T) 02 6103 1896

(E) Rhyce.Lawson@modis.com

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