UI / UX Designer | 6 month contract

Wow Recruitment

Seeking a UI / UX Designer to join a disruptive tech start up software company in the renewable energy space. 6 month contract with view to go perm!

WOW Recruitment are looking for a UI / UX Designer to join a start-up software company building community-powered solar solutions through a two-sided solar marketplace, a customised software, a purpose-built CRM, and an app for both customers and installers.
Our clients solution has led them to becoming one of the largest residential solar battery companies in Australia and enables the transition to locally powered, affordable renewable energy for everyone.
Play a vital role in the disruption of the residential solar industry by launching the world’s first end to end digital solar experience, building an industry leading brand, and developing the 2-way marketplace.

** This is a 6 month contract with the view to go permanent **

About the Role:
  • Revamp current UI / UX design and take it to the next level
  • Map out the workflow and user experience for internal and external stakeholders - employees, installers and customers
  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative research - Understand how to sift through the detail to uncover insights into user behaviour and understand consumer psychology to improve how we design our product
  • Persona creation - Data is great, but on top of understanding our users you’re also able to synthesise information into easily understood ‘personas’ which can be used to anchor how we build our product
  • Get to know the customer - They’re a start-up so there’s no room for surveys or theories, you need to intimately understand our range of users via direct interaction with them. Talk directly with Suppliers and Customers to really know what excites them
  • Effectively present and deliver design decisions to stakeholders, as well as iterating based on feedback
  • Build out the UI library across the web, desktop and mobile experience
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers
  • Usability testing and gathering feedback

The Ideal Candidate:
  • 3-4 years of experience in a similar UI / UX role
  • Experience with web and mobile native products
  • You have a dynamic portfolio that shows your visuals and UX process
  • You understand UX principles and how to put them into practice
  • Highly efficient in producing wireframes, prototypes and user interfaces (ideally using Figma)
  • Extremely organised with experience using a Project Management tool such as Jira, Trello, Monday.com or Asana
  • Excellent time management skills. As a start-up, there is always a lot going on so you need to be able to manage your priorities as directed by management
  • Commercial awareness and an understanding of sales conversion strategies
  • Comfortable with giving and receiving feedback
  • Naturally curious and asks a lot of questions
  • A naturally interpersonal and team-focused person
  • Strong communication and people skills  
Perks and Benefits:
  • Relaxed work attire & flexible work hours
  • Social team environment with team events 
  • Join a disruptive & growing tech start up in renewable energy
  • Contribute to an organisation who are making a positive environmental impact by providing a solution to make energy clean, affordable, & fair
  • Join an aligned leadership team & work in an environment where your voice is heard
  • Join an organisation who promote internally and have fantastic retention rates
If you’re a UI / UX Designer looking to make a positive environmental impact and contribute to building a sustainable future, please get in contact with Emily McLeod by clicking APPLY today!