Junior UI Designer (Graduate/Student position)

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We are seeking a highly passionate UI design graduate, student or junior professional to join our MOBILE APP development studio.

Our dynamic, innovative and highly experienced team works across multiple industries and verticals to build, design and improve the digital experience for users. We love to experiment, build and release exciting world first products and we are looking to create an opportunity for someone with a genuine interest in the mobile interface and digital design industry.

Through this role you will gain expertise in all stages of the design process, User Experience research and UI design. Working alongside experienced designers, you will achieve an effective balance between customer needs, business viability and technical feasibility, proving you are a proficient advocate for the customer through your design solutions.

This position is a short term contract and candidates must be available part-time (1 day per week, sometimes 2 days) for approx 8-12 weeks working alongside an experienced lead developer, junior developer, producer, digital designers, and a team of other creative professionals. There is a possibility of extension for the right candidate. Work is immediate start, on-site, in our Footscray office. This is a paid position.
If you are talented junior designer with strong abilities & big dreams and would like a chance to work on real products in a fun, fast paced open team environment then please apply!

We welcome graduates, current students, and junior designers for this role.

To be successful in this role you will need:
∆ TECHNICAL ABILITY ∆
Expert in Adobe Suite; namely Ai + PS

∆ STRONG DESIGN SKILLS ∆
demonstrated via portfolio showing your Mobile UI designs

∆ GREAT ATTITUDE ∆
Ability to proactively explore ideas through iteration and collaborative direction

∆ KNOWLEDGE OF MOBILE UI ∆
Understanding of user interface design principles

∆ FLEXIBILITY ∆
Ability and willingness to work across various styles, not just your personal aesthetic

∆ TIME MANAGEMENT ∆
Ability to deliver quality work under tight deadlines

∆ PASSION ∆
Strong attention to detail and a passion for delivering great work

∆ A SENSE OF HUMOUR ∆
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Bonus Points for:
- Sketch experience
- UX knowledge
- Illustration and visual effects experience

How to apply:
To submit an application please email directly to vuscout@vu.edu.au with a resume, portfolio and cover letter responding to this job listing.

Please provide a evidence-based responses, demonstrating achievements and visual examples. We need to see a portfolio that shows your personality, your design flair and examples of your MOBILE UI.