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.
The Xero design function
Xero is incredibly user centric, which means design is at the heart of all our product development. Globally there are 100+ practitioners in our product design group across NZ, AU, UK, USA and Canada. The Product Design team is a vital part of Xero’s success and our product makes a meaningful difference in the lives and businesses of more than a million people around the world. Within the design function we have areas of Product Design, Design Research and Content Design. We are all one team and as a result work cross functionally with our development and product teammates in order to create the most beautiful and enjoyable experiences for our customers.
What is a Product Designer at Xero?
Xero Product Designers are responsible for designing beautiful, enabling and meaningful experiences that solve genuine customer problems. As a Product Designer you’ll work on small-medium scale projects within a product area of a portfolio and contribute to larger scale projects as part of a team.
About the team
The Xero Payroll Design team is growing to support a fresh and exciting long term vision. Solving high impact problems that will simplify the complexity of Payroll for small businesses so they can pay their people correctly and with confidence. As a Product Designer in Xero Payroll you will contribute to this exciting future vision. You’ll work alongside ten plus other Product Designers in a highly collaborative environment and partner closely with Research, Content, Product, and Engineering. Our reality as designers in Payroll is that problems are big and gnarly. Our work truly impacts the lives of our customers and the people they employ. In this role you will get to give deep thought to solving these problems - problems that are worth solving. You will drive product strategy and craft #beautiful end-to-end experiences that our customers love.
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TO BE CONSIDERED YOU MUST INCLUDE YOUR PORTFOLIO (OR ACCESS TO YOUR ONLINE PORTFOLIO) AS PART OF YOUR APPLICATION. PLEASE REMEMBER TO PROVIDE ALL PASSWORDS.
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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.