Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
About the role
The Principal Product Designer is responsible Partnering closely with Design and Product Leaders to set the design vision and direction for a portfolio or initiative, raise the visual and interaction design quality and get teams working in a way that makes great products.
How you’ll make an impact
We’re building a platform for small businesses to better understand and manage their money. One of the key strategic opportunities for Xero is the growth of our Financial Services business. You’ll be integral in helping strategically design and shape world-class Financial Services experiences for our Small Business customers around the world. From vision to reality, you’ll bring new creative solutions into the financial space through design thinking practices, deep customer understanding and connected thinking across our platform. This is a strategic design role to help deliver end-to-end user experiences and visions that optimise user needs, technical realities and business goals, to drive the best outcomes for all stakeholders. You’ll be a critical member of the Financial Services team, helping to lead and facilitate groups across the entire organisation to develop product experiences that raise the bar and solve cash flow challenges for our Small Business customers.
What you’ll do
Design practice and capability
Work with GM Design, Product Design Directors in your portfolio and other Product Design Principal’s across portfolios to continually evolve and grow our design practice, processes, and capabilities to support the delivery of world-class product design solutions.
Partnering closely with Design and Product Leaders to set the design vision and direction for a portfolio or initiative, raise the visual and interaction design quality and get teams working in a way that makes great products.
Influence, challenge and enable teams to deliver high quality product experiences.
Read more about the Design practice at Xero here.
At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer a great remuneration package including shares plus a range of leave options to suit your well-being. Our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development and you’ll get to work with the latest technology.
Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully. We are a member of Pride in Diversity, in recognition of our inclusive workplace. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.