User Experience Designer

We’re looking for a talented Product Designer to come and join our team in Parnell, Auckland.

About the job

Spalk is a simple, easy-to-use platform that helps broadcasters, sports leagues and teams deliver multiple commentary options for their live sports broadcasts. We help our customers customise the viewing experience and grow their audience while reducing broadcast production costs.

We’re looking for a talented Product Designer to come and join our team in Parnell, Auckland.

User Experience Designer

This candidate will be responsible for building a clean and effective user experience for our customers. By working cross-functionally, this candidate will understand needs from the product management, engineering, and business stakeholders and will be able to build solutions that fit those needs. 

Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience working as a product design lead (Software as a service)
  • An extraordinary portfolio demonstrating significant previous experience of delivering crafted, consistent and brand aligned digital UI designs for softwares within a complex customer-focused commercial environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, interaction design, or a design related field
  • Graduate diploma or equivalent certificate specialised in interactive design will be a bonus
  • Experience tackling large, complex and systemic pieces of work
  • Experience designing experiences across multiple breakpoints
  • Strong skills from wire-framing and prototyping to visual design and documentation
  • On the tools experience in Sketch/ InVision
  • Strong knowledge in Adobe Suite including illustrator and photoshop
  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Must have ability to work in NZ

Job Details

  • Producing high quality user experience design solutions through wireframes, flow diagrams, site maps, and prototypes
  • Developing and conceptualising a comprehensive user interface and experience strategy for Spalk
  • Designing interface elements and tools for the software
  • Collaborating with the marketing and engineering teams to ensure the creation and delivery of tailored experiences for the customers
  • Providing advice and guidance on the implementation of UX research methodologies and testing activities in order to analyse and predict user behaviour

Bonus skills

  • Brand Design
  • Marketing Skills
  • Knowledge in WordPress and Elementor
  • Handy with Photography and Videography
  • Knowledge in Premier Pro and After Effects 

What you can look forward to

  • The chance to join an innovative and fast-growing tech start-up
  • Since the team is small, you’ll be involved in helping create and evolve best practices. You will have lots of responsibility, and room to grow as we grow.
  • You’ll be part of a collaborative, high-performing team alongside people who will respect, challenge, support and mentor you.
  • You’ll have the chance to work on real projects that directly impact our business. You’ll be working for a purpose; you’ll see every day how your work directly affects and helps our users.
  • We see the value in work-life balance, many of us take advantage of our flexible working arrangements, so whether you like to get a surf in before work, like to head home in time to pick up the kids or you just like working from the comfort of your own home a few days a week, we want to support you.
  • We trust you to build your career to the best of your ability and we will support your hunger to learn with training and career mentorship, to help you flourish.

Please note that due to current border closure in New Zealand, we can only consider applicants currently in the location of the role and a valid visa to apply.

Note: If we feel your background and experience are a potential match for the requirements of this position, we will contact you to discuss next steps.