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Jobs Listing Branding
Company Xero
Location Wellington, Wellington
Listed Tue 14 May, 11:00 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference R0004045
Meet the team

The .com experience team exists to make the experience beautiful in every sense of the word. We want to be a website that people love by helping customers, partners and the small business community discover Xero's value. Our team are experts in user experience design, user interface design, and content strategy. We work together through the entire digital design process - from uncovering customer needs and pain points to executing elegant interfaces.

About the role

As a Senior UX Designer you're responsible for designing digital experiences informed by user research and best practice. You'll be at the forefront of creating intuitive, innovative and beautiful experiences that people love.

You will create world-class user experiences for our global website which attracts almost a million page views every day. It's one of our biggest assets and the first contact that many people have with Xero. In line with Xero's position as a challenger brand with a commitment to beautiful business, the website must deliver an experience that is out of the ordinary.

You'll be working with talented colleagues who want millions of small businesses to thrive through beautiful software, advice and connections. The ideal candidate is a collaborator, problem solver, and idea generator with a clear vision of the future of user experience.

You're ideal for this role if you have...

extensive experience leading and delivering innovative UX systems for global platforms, preferably within an e-commerce environment

expertise in communicating complex ideas to a variety of people in effective ways

expertise in designing, running and reporting user research

experience working closely with developers and other designers

a portfolio that demonstrates high-quality design outcomes

experience working throughout the entire design process, from uncovering customer needs and pain points, to executing elegant interfaces

an inclusive, collaborative approach that helps maintain our values and contributes to making Xero a great place to work

an organised, passionate and pragmatic approach, and an empathetic attitude

expert informal and formal communication skills

design to development documentation and communication skills

the ability to think systemically and strategically thinking; you can join up your research with other data and research we have at Xero, and with trends and data from outside Xero

About Xero

We are rewiring the small business economy and want millions of small businesses to thrive through beautiful software, advice, and connections. We aim to make being a small business more efficient and profitable for small business owners, and more enjoyable too.

Working at Xero will provide you with a diverse and inclusive environment alongside people who will respect, challenge, support and mentor you to have fun while you do the best work of your life!

We offer a competitive salary, equity in Xero, career progression, and a great environment and culture to make your time with us enjoyable and purposeful.

Check out our latest video of what it's like to work here

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.