Product Designer Melbourne VIC Solve large-scale problems and have positive impact on the entire property experience Collaborate with and learn from our growing design community Experience the end-to-end product development process at an ASX listed, leading Australian business We have two positions available: Product Designer (12 month contract) - Property Owner Product Designer - Consumer Experience Platform
The safety and wellbeing of our employees and potential employees are important to us. All external candidates will be interviewed over Zoom and we will not be conducting any face-to-face interviews in any of REA's Australian offices -with no exceptions. The reasons for this are not only to protect the health and safety of our people, but also to assure candidates that there is no expectation from REA to meet face-to-face. A virtual interview will not adversely impact your application. If you have any questions or concerns, this can be discussed through the screening process.
An... Australian start-up success story we're quietly proud of. From a garage in Melbourne to the global stage is an achievement we're humbled by. Our idea to put pictures of houses on the internet has blossomed since 1995, and we now have businesses across Australia, Asia, India and North America.
Our purpose is to change the way the world experiences property. No matter where you're at on your property journey, we're here to help on every step - whether that's buying, selling, renting or renovating.
Some of our brands include realestate.com.au, realcommercial.com.au, spacely.com.au, and Flatmates.com.au.
Where the Design team fits in
The Product Designer is a member of the Design team which partners with Product and Engineering teams across the business to create amazing products and experiences for our consumers and customers. The world-class team designs experiences that connect people and property, through immersive, intuitive and personalised experiences, providing Australians with knowledge and confidence to make great property decisions. Their passion for innovation drives them to create products our consumers and customers love.
Product Designer (12 month contract) - Property Owner As part of the Consumer Growth tribe, you'll play an integral role in bringing brand new services to millions of Australians who own property. You'll have broad scope in crafting experiences that give owners the confidence in taking the next step with their property. If you like interesting problem spaces and iterating on solutions with the support of a talented team, this is the place for you.
Product Designer - Consumer Experience Platform Property is at the heart of what we do. In this role, you'll help shape the future of Australia's best property search experiences, used by millions every month. To do this, you'll partner with and enable teams across the business to connect with property seekers across realestate.com.au. You'll play a key role in driving and advocating for a consistent and seamless experience.
What's the role all about?
In this role, you'll be responsible for understanding user needs and business opportunities to bring amazing products and features to life that find product/market fit, growing our business and delighting our consumers and customers. To do this you'll be leveraging your experience in design and applying it to work towards the vision for a product, feature or experience utilising our design system, design principles and playbook.
Day to day you'll be working with cross functional partners in Product and Engineering, collaborating to deliver products to market fast, monitoring their performance and iterating on them.
You'll have working knowledge of user interface design, interaction, research processes and applying these with support to validate design decisions with users and crafting world class experiences.
A few things you'll be doing day to day: Explore new ideas and creative solutions that surprise and delight our users and create a positive brand perception, maintaining our market-leading position. Understand business opportunities, user needs, competitive landscape, and technical constraints to deliver products to market that drive user satisfaction and business growth. Deliver world-class products and features for our users, leveraging methods such as sketching, prototyping, user interface design, motion and interaction design. Validate design solutions using qualitative and quantitative research techniques. Work with others to plan, prioritise and undertake 'just enough design' using a lean mindset to achieve goals and deliver on objectives Deliver commercially feasible user-centric design solutions that meet team goals and business objectives. Present work and participate in providing feedback in regular design critiques to ensure consistency and quality outcomes.
Who we're looking for Someone with a few runs on the board, 3+ years of experience designing products using industry standard design tools and best practice processes Looks at tricky situations through a solutions-focused lens Work productively in a fast paced and agile environment to create impact Adapt and thrive in an evolving environment Thrive collaborating with product managers, developers and designers in your team and across REA An inquisitive mind; working through ambiguity to have impact at scale Apply your creativity to solve complex problems
But we don't just look for someone based on their skills and expertise. It's our connection, acceptance and genuine care for each other that makes REA a great place to work. That means you also need to be: Savvy minded and have the ability to think a little left of field / outside the box A strong and creative communicator Friendly, approachable and have good relationship management skills An avid supporter of our fully inclusive culture - we celebrate difference and ensure that everyone belongs
The REA experience
The physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our people is something we'll never stop caring about. This is a place to learn and grow. We're committed to your development - both professionally and personally. Your experience with us is something we take seriously.
We offer: Onsite health and wellbeing programs, including yoga and meditation classes, and weekly massages Because We Care program which includes volunteer leave and community grants, to ensure you have the opportunity to give back to your community Hack Days so you can bring your big ideas to life An additional day of leave just for your birthday A flexible working environment meaning we strike the balance of what you need and what works for the business (and yes, our leaders fully understand the flexible working policy) Industry leading gender-neutral parental leave
If you like the sound of us, then we think you should apply today. Please attach your CV and portfolio of some of your work. While we take a look at your application, we encourage you to get to know us a bit more through our various social channels Melbourne VIC Australia
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