We’re BCG Digital Ventures. Welcome.
We are an ever-growing global team of the world’s most remarkable entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, venture architects, product experts and investors. Our ventures create a strategic advantage for the most important global companies.
This is BCG Digital Ventures. Adventure awaits you…
BCG DV is currently growing rapidly and with new ventures starting soon, you would need to be available to start at the very latest in mid October.
Introducing our Experience Design Team.
We have entered a decade of disruption of large corporate business models, driven by a step change in the power of technology and the audacity and speed of start-ups. To be fit for the future, visionary companies will deliberately re-imagine themselves by injecting or attacking established models with new ideas fuelled by technology. Our Experience Design Team consists of world-class business strategists, researchers, product specialists and designers. Together, we are helping corporations own the next horizon of innovation. We are currently looking for a Senior UX Designer to join our growing team here in Sydney.
As Senior UX Designer, you will use your skills to:
Create unique products and culturally-relevant solutions to engage users with valuable experiences
Consider the moments of engagement, or touch-points, between people and brands, as well as the ideas, emotions and memories these moments create
Communicate the product’s vision to partners and customers to test and explore venture opportunities
Identify and collect exemplars and articulate their design logic, benefits and tradeoffs
Participate in visual problem-solving with the Strategic Designers, Venture Architects and Product Managers
Develop artefacts such as but not limited to product design concepts, information architecture, content strategy, wireframes, user task flows and prototypes
Perform wireframe iterations based on feedback from internal reviews and user testing
Create interactive prototypes that illustrate your UX design to a fidelity that can be validated with users
Work closely with the engineering team to take your designs from a concept to a final product
As Senior UX Designer, you will need:
5+ years of relevant experience in designing user experiences and building products; experience in a startup, tech company and/or agile environment is a plus
Holistic, methodical and human centred approach to product and service design; from research and insight generation to concept to validation to deliverable
Experience creating products for desktop and mobile platforms
Experience in waterfall and agile/SCRUM methodologies alike
Strong interpersonal and teaming skills, empathy and willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams
Excellent knowledge of interactive prototyping tools such a Axure or Flinto
Expert skills in design tools like Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite as well as good experience with MS Office
Deep experience and knowledge of user-centred design, usability principles and techniques
Experience in translating user research and usability test findings into iterative product solutions
Experience conducting usability testing, both facilitated and remotely
Working within multidisciplinary teams of product managers, strategic, visual, and developers
Organisational skill, self motivation and resourcefulness
Pragmatic and passionate to make things people use everyday
The ability to think big whilst being detail oriented and delivery focused
Outgoing, personable, sociable and easy-going
Open to criticism from your team to benefit project development
Always eager to learn and to share knowledge
The ability to deal with pressure within a fast paced environment
A background working directly with developers for the implementation of designs
An excellent communicator (verbally and written)
Capable of inspiring colleagues and clients
Ability to mentor junior staff
Education requirements or experience equivalents:
BS or MS in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Information Science
BS in Computer Science with emphasis on UX development
BA in Graphic Design with emphasis on UX design or at least 5 years solid work experience within the digital and UXD field
Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.