About us :
News Corp Australia is the nation's largest media company operating over 150 household name brands across print, digital and multimedia including The Daily Telegraph, The Australian and news.com.au.
We are proud to be a central part of News Corp, a leading global network of powerful brands in news and information services, sports programming in Australia, digital real estate services, book publishing, digital education and pay-
tv distribution in Australia including Fox Sports, Dow Jones, Harper Collins, Realestate.com.au and The Wall Street Journal.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Manage and perform a range of user experience and user interface design activities, such as conducting design research, performing usability testing, developing information architectures, creating interaction and visual designs.
Delivering information and interaction designs that support a great user experience while meeting business objectives
Helping the Product Management Team create initial concepts and sitemaps to reflect the business and user goals
Creating wireframes and interaction specifications to reflect the intended information and interaction design of our new web applications.
Develop templates, design patterns, and reusable design artefacts that we can re-purpose for future project iterations.
Document and achieve sign-off of concept models, sitemaps, wireframes, designs, and interaction specifications.
Identifying personas, documenting customer journeys, and helping develop UI mock-ups as appropriate to paint a rich picture for your business, product management, and engineering colleagues.
Help our project manager and scrum master schedule and track progress across multiple product and business streams, and pro-
actively de-risk these.
Mentor, coach, and support more junior colleagues.
Contribute to strengthening new internal capabilities across UX / UI design.
About you :
Experience within large system and software development projects
Ability to identify and prioritise urgencies
Understanding of functional requirements for web applications, business process design, user experience design, end-user communications and training, business readiness testing, and agile project management
Ability to take ownership, a problem-solver with a can-do attitude.
Skills required include :
At least 3 years’ experience from User Interface Designer and related roles
Experience as a UI Designer working with software and product development teams to clarify, structure and deliver a product roadmap using a time boxed / agile approach.
Strong communication, facilitation, and influencing skills with all levels of the organisation both internal and external
Ability to influence and lead professional staff, contractors, and multi-disciplinary teams to achieve a given objective
Methodical analytical mindset and comfortable working within a structured agile (Scrum) framework
Strong analytical background, with a B.Sc. degree in a related field.
For more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit www.newscorpaustralia.com / careers