Senior UI Designer

  • Full Time Job
  • Hybrid

Seequent builds world-leading subsurface software, helping create a better understanding of the earth to ensure a better world for all.

We are constantly evolving at the forefront of technology to transform how geo-professionals work, eliminating barriers to understanding by connecting software, teams, and the tools they need.

Every day, our customers in over 100 countries work to develop mineral resources more sustainably, design and build better infrastructure, protect the environment, source renewable energy, and help resolve historical challenges such as groundwater contamination and ageing infrastructure.

Our integrated earth modelling, geo-data management, and team collaboration software enables them to see a more complete picture of the earth: because with more understanding comes better decisions – for people and the planet.

Headquartered in New Zealand with global reach, Seequent is the specialist subsurface software company within Bentley Systems. Together, we are helping build a more resilient world.

We’re a high growth, people-centric success story.

Seequent is a Bentley Systems company, working together to build a better future.

The Role

The Senior Interaction /UI Designer will be an integral part of the Seequent’s Experience Design team. You will lead efforts to design and define the interactions and interfaces that will engage our customers and transform unmet user needs and business opportunities into successful product and service launches. You will work to create a best in class customer experience for Seequent’s software applications including UX design and review, customer journey maps, web-based product and service experiences. The ideal candidate has a passion for user centred design and has a wide breadth of experience across multiple types of products, channels and design methodologies.

This position is open to remote candidates within New Zealand. 

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Apply strategic thinking to design and deliver innovative end-to-end user experiences that optimize among user needs, business goals, and technological realities across web, cloud and mobile platforms.
  • Contribute as a senior leader to the design of Seequent’s visual language.
  • Leverage UX to deliver UI specifications, design standards, hi-fidelity prototypes and customer-ready assets.
  • Take ideas and business concepts, designing an effective and compelling interface to our internal and external audience.
  • Work closely with UX team to turn journeys, lo-fi wireframes into high fidelity designs that illustrate simplicity, despite complexity of our software, services and infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with product owners, product managers, product developers, marketing, and other team members, documenting progress and status of work during status meetings

In order to be successful in this role, you should have:

  • 5 - 8 years’ experience designing digital software products and services across cloud, desktop and beyond.
  • Experience in the creation, development and maintenance of Visual Design Systems for digital products.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and be an effective presenter and negotiator.
  • A background and fluency in traditional web design methodologies across desktop and mobile devices.
  • Experience working in lean/ agile environments and data visualisation skills would be an advantage.
  •  Your portfolio should: show a passion for layout, typography and visual hierarchy; articulate your design process; and demonstrate the ability to think across mediums and contexts.

Software requirements:

  • Sketch, Figma or similar
  • Collaborative Prototyping software Marvel, InVision or similar
  • Adobe CC Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD)
  • Exposure to 3D modelling software a plus

 Why you will enjoy working with us..

You will be joining a highly skilled, highly productive team of technical experts who are passionate about what we do. We are a friendly, intelligent, and supportive bunch and are looking forward to you bringing your expertise to the team. Our wider team is geographically diverse and from multi-disciplines, so even though you will be Christchurch based you will have opportunity to work with colleagues from across the globe.

In addition to awesome colleagues and work culture, you can also expect the following benefits:

  • Flexibility - Create a work-life balance that suits you with our hybrid work model.
  • Facilities - Make use of the onsite gym, locker facilities, secure bike sheds, ergonomic standing desks, ping pong tables, and spacious café.
  • Fun - Bring your dog to work, indulge in Pie Day Friday, build the tallest Lego tower, or embrace innovation in our annual Hackathon.
  • Financial - Competitive compensation, reviewed regularly, plus the option to join our Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
  • Family - Two weeks of supplementary paid parental leave.
  • Learning - Access to a wealth of training resources through our digital learning platform Degreed, quarterly career conversations with your manager and a culture that believes in promoting from within.
  • Wellbeing - Health Insurance via Southern Cross, fully subsidised subscription to Headspace, regular wellness webinars, and 24/7 EAP access.