Product Designer at Shippit

Full-time, Sydney sydney design product full-time
Description
Posted 1 months ago

Powering delivery for Australia’s leading retailers including Sephora, General Pants, Harvey Norman and Kathmandu, Shippit is a powerful shipping engine for modern retailers that saves time, money and removes friction in the delivery process.

  

Shippit’s mission is to revolutionise how we send anything, to anyone, anywhere. Our Product Team has a mission to create a future where logistics infrastructure is connected through our technology to provide delivery experiences that are delightful and reduce waste.

About the Role 

The role of the Product Designer is to be an advocate for the customer/user and work with Product Managers and Engineers on delivering thoughtful user experiences and well-crafted designs.  You will be passionate about understanding users by conducting research and testing designs. Translating research findings into insights to inform product decisions. Ensure high quality and consistent visual/interaction design of the Shippit product by adopting and contributing to a Shippit Design System. 

Responsibilities 

  • Embedded in 1-2 squads to provide design support to PM and Engineers on roadmap items
  • Ensure high design standards across the product (visual and experience)
  • Promote a human-centred way of working within squads
  • Influence product and design decisions to ensure delivery of the best solutions possible.
  • Assist with establishing and building out research capabilities
  • Assist on building out style guide/design library
  • Learn/help with building an accessible + inclusive product.
  • Advocate for the customer/user needs when collaborating with engineers, PMs and other members of the product team.

About you

  • 3+ years of experience in product design
  • Understanding of End to End UX design practices (Research, synthesising and translating findings into useful insights to inform design decisions, user flows, UI and visual design etc.)
  • Good UI sensibilities and interaction design skills
  • Experience working with cross-functional product team (PMs, Engineers, Product Marketing)
  • Passionate about championing the user
  • Comfortable accepting and providing feedback
  • Eager to promote the culture of design thinking/practices within the organisation
  • Comfortable working across multiple projects in a dynamic environment
  • Willing to learn and share knowledge
  • Positive, energetic and team-oriented with an unyielding passion for success
  • A go-getter who wants to be a part of something big and a willingness to learn
  • A proactive thinker with the ability to solve problems under pressure and identify opportunities for the business

About us

We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen.

Our core values haven’t changed since launch, and we embrace and celebrate these values in our day-to-day. We love to push the envelope to break though old norms, make good sh**t taking passion and pride in our work, have a laugh through the good and challenging times and, we are good humans - we have heart and want to improve the world we live in whilst having fun along the way.

We’re a great place to work and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #7 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2019 and have recently become an Endorsed Employer for Women. We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen.

We have an overriding focus on wellness are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, above industry-standard parental leave and so much more!