Stackla is the User-Generated Content (UGC) platform that puts customers stories at the heart of brand marketing. Through predictive intelligence and automation, Stackla identifies authentic, compelling content to strengthen consumer trust and deliver personalised experiences at scale.
Over 450 leading brands, including McDonald’s, Visa, Ford, Disney, Universal Music Group (and many more), use Stackla to identify their most powerful customer stories and align them with their key audiences.
Founded in Sydney in 2012, Stackla now has 60+ truly amazing staff and a global footprint, with offices also in Melbourne, San Francisco (HQ), Austin and London. Together we serve a variety of verticals including travel, retail, not-for-profit, media and entertainment and are proud partners with enterprise marketing platforms like Sitecore, AdRoll and Twitter.
As Product Designer, you will:Identify design problems and propose intuitive solutionsEmbed user-centered design thinking into new and existing Stackla functionalityHelp drive product development by conducting user research, creating user stories, developing wireframes and interactive prototypes, performing usability testing, and designing high-fidelity interface mockupsCollaborate with team members and stakeholders to rapidly test and iterate design solutions
To nail this role, you’ll need a solid grasp of technology and user behaviour, with a gift for balancing business goals and user needs. You will be in your element when conducting user research, running usability tests and proposing data-driven solutions, wireframes and interactive prototypes.
In line with this, you will have:A minimum 3 years experience in a similar capacityA solid understanding of user-centered design and testing methodologiesExpertise in UX and UI design tools such as Sketch and InVisionExperience facilitating usability testing sessions and reporting findings to drive product design decisionsThe ability to understand and convert complex requirements into simple design solutionsThe ability to clearly and effectively communicate design concepts, processes and solutionsBasic HTML, CSS and JS skillsThe ability to iterate upon design solutions efficiently and intelligently
If you’re looking for the next exciting step in your career and want to join a faced-paced, highly engaged team working with a high-growth, disruptive technology, then get in touch – we’re waiting to hear from you.
Please note: Applications without an online portfolio will not be considered
Stackla Supports Workplace Diversity
We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
Applicants please note: due to the high volume of applications we generally receive in response to our job ads, please understand that we will only be able to respond to the top candidates. We thank you in advance for your interest in this position.
An exciting new role that offers a mid level designer to expand their skill set and career opportunities in a hybrid role. In addition to your UI/UX design duties, you will lead a team of UX/UI designers and will be responsible for mentoring their growth, co-ordination and process improvement.
You AreA natural collaborator and a proven hands-on leader. Whilst you are a designer at your core, you’re at ease with multidisciplinary teams and can set strategic direction across UX/ UI design and have a conceptual understanding of front end /and back end development functionalities.A believer that great design creates impact, both in it’s ability to deliver needed solutions and delight through unexpected details.Solution-focused and initiate constant agile sprints. You are ok to step out of your core skill set or discipline to fine the correct solution to a challenge.
You HaveA credible and diverse portfolio with examples of digital products, services and systems that you helped create.Experience in client facing and client presentation.An ability to easily connect with colleagues across all disciplinary teams.A strong desire to contribute to thought and leadership. 2 - 4 years experience in Visual /UI Design.Have moderate skills in UX Design practices.A sound understanding of UI design and industry’s best practices.Sound knowledge in the Adobe creative suite and sketch.Excellent time management skills.
Key Responsibilities Include
Work with the project manager to ensure the project runs smoothly throughout the design phase including; client idea conception, UX/UI style guide, wire-framing, design drafts, client consulting, review and functional reviews.
2. Design Mentoring
Ensure the team has access to your knowledge of industry trends and best practices. Expand the teams skills set, implementing necessary channels/methods that can be shared with the team.Work with the design team to devise new and improved design processes and implement these into the team.Ensure all design work is filtered through the design lead and of the highest standard and meets all necessary client requirements.
3. User Experience Team Up-skilling
Ensure designs are underpinned by best practice user experience.Take part in User Experience Courses outlined as necessity by MindArc.Pass new UX learnings on to the team through hosting workshops, internal meetings and design feedback.
4. Team Management
Foster an environment of team collaboration and knowledge sharing.Ensure the team is motivated and operating at full capacity.Ensure team is meeting KPIs and key objectives.Facilitate design best practices with the team.Conduct reviews on individual team members to assess performance and add value high-lighting areas for improvement.
5. Process Improvement
Keep up to date and review tools and processes used by other teams, companies and advisors and find ways to optimise the processes within the Design team.Work with the General Manager to bring about new process ideas and highlight areas of growth to the team that meet business objectives.Work with the General Manager and Directors on key design team strategies and initiatives.
Conduct a team forecast every month of upcoming projects and design work required for the month.Calculate weekly measures that monitor team growth, efficiency and utilisation.
We are a young, fun and motivated team of individuals who work together to accomplish amazing feats!
We believe in cultivating a local team of designers and developers who can work together in person to create and achieve things not normally possible!
Through our core values of Knowledge, Partnership, Innovation and Creativity we aim to achieve our mission to positively impact the retail ecosystem by innovating and creating memorable ecommerce experiences.
As an eCommerce Digital Agency focusing on the Magento Platform we help our clients grow their businesses through website development, hosting, UX/Design and ecommerce growth services.
We have a culture of learning. Uphold Technical Excellence and are passionately curious. Our team members are not only capable, but enjoy continuously learning new items to better their process or ability.
// Awarded Magento Silver Partner 2015
// 10 x Magento Certifications in Solutions Specialist, Developer and Frontend Developer Events
//Google for Entrepreneurs Meetup - 2014
//eCommerce Optimisation - Online Retailer Sydney - 2014
//eCommerce Expo Melbourne - 2015
//Fash Hack Australia - 2015
//Online Retailer Conference
//iMedia Online Retail Summit 2016
Working with names like Manning Cartell, Politix and Hello Molly, he has considerable experience launching, growing and integrating fashion brands into fast preforming, scalable and secure technology.
MindArc are a Magento eCommerce Agency based in Sydney, Australia.
- Development on the Magento 2 Enterprise platform
- UX Design for conversion rate optimisation and improvement
- Creative UI and Visual Design for major fashion online stores
- Integration for ERP, CRM and Multi-Store/Warehousing (Omni-Channel)
- Performance improvement using Varnish and AWS Hosting Infrastructure
- PCI Security Support (SAQ, Reporting, Monitoring)
- API Integrations
- Module Development
Some Brands we work with:
- Manning Cartell
- Glasshouse Fragrances
- Hello Molly
- Show Pony
- Rodeo Show
- Her Fashion Box
- The Daily Edited
- White Fox Boutique
- Fit Foods Club
Ph: 1300 206 827If you think this role best describes you click the APPLY button below we would love to hear from you!