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9Spokes
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UI Designer

9Spokes is a powerful business ecosystem with global scale. It offers modern businesses a management app that brings meaningful data together across a business, its apps and banks. Think of 9Spokes as a virtual advisor, here to motivate and guide businesses so they not only survive, but grow and thrive.  

We are looking for a UI Designer to work with the Senior UX / UI Designer. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and implementing UI solutions for product features as well as maintaining the design system and evolving UI designs across the 9Spokes platform ensuring consistency and usability.

You will be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs, solve problems and create impactful designs. A portfolio of successful UI and other technical projects working alongside key stakeholders is required. Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.

UI Designer key accountabilities include;

  • Create clean and simple user-centric designs
  • Maintaining the design system
  • Work with the Lead designer and Product team to build user-friendly interfaces
  • Create design rationale and specifications
  • Develop graphical elements for the platform
  • Understand product specification
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs
  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)
  • Work with Product Owners to implement attractive designs
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to the Product Team
  • Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends
  • Assisting stakeholder to create sales and marketing collateral
  • Develop strong internal relationships
  • Collaborate and communicate with internal teams, and external stakeholders as needed
  • Represent 9 Spokes as a positive brand ambassador
  • Continuous feedback to the product team to improve and evolve our roadmap

The successful candidate will demonstrate experience and working knowledge across the following areas:

  • 2 years+ UI design and a passion for UX and UI
  • Proficient in wire-framing and producing concept sketches and user flows
  • Experience in Sketch, Abstract, Overflow is preferred
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud or similar tools
  • Understanding of how design systems are built and work
  • Knowledge of UI best practice design and responsive design
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge of Lean and Agile principles
  • Understanding of Scrum methodology
  • Software or SaaS as well as global experience preferred.

Given the small size of the team, many of the key accountabilities will be shared within the team and the UI Designer is expected to be an important driver in the delivery.

9Spokes values driven individuals capable of producing outcomes, but who also enjoy opportunities to think and solve issues creatively. This is a hands on role in a dynamic, exciting and well-funded global early-tech business. The successful candidate should be comfortable operating with multiple hats and working in a fast paced, fun environment. 

If you have the relevant skills and experience, are passionate and are eager to learn more apply now as we're keen to get you started ASAP!

To apply for this role you must be a NZ Resident/Citizen or have a valid work permit.

9Spokes
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