Mobile APP / UI Designer - Auckland - $90 - $100K

  • Auckland
  • $90k - $100k

Our client is looking for a talented, experienced intermediate mobile app designer. This Mobile expert would slot seamlessly into the digital team who work across one of NZ's largest piece of mobile infrastructure. The new hire will work closely with the existing team to conceptualise, design and analyse the next generation of mobile app interfaces on both iOS and Android platforms.

Reporting to the Digital Creative Director, the Auckland-based designer will take responsibility for all new mobile app & interface designs for the Auckland arm of the agency and will have the ability and versatility to spread their expertise over multiple projects where needed. This person will have worked in mobile app design for more at least 4 years, agency or corporate experience is an added bonus.

As a user interface expert, you’ll also be working closely with other designers across different web channels and CMS systems and platforms. A collaborative work attitude is key and when needed the chosen candidate may be expected to design for desktop experiences as well as app design.

You’ll need to be meticulous and have a true natural flair in their design detail while having the ability to pick up the pace and be fast, efficient and overcome challenges when required – a balance of both would be ideal!

Required Experience:

• Min 4 + years in mobile application design
• Responsive design standards, component-driven design
• Android and iOS platforms
• Interaction Design

Key Skills:

• Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with project managers and engineers
• Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
• Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how apps function and look like
• Design, management and maintenance of the iOS and Android applications
• Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
• Work alongside in-house iOS, Android and developers
• Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Rails, JavaScript/J Query, ObjectiveC (iOS), C++ (Android) is preferred
• Responsible for managing the entire user flow and experience of the mobile apps from concept to creation
• Manage workflow, breaking down and allocating work into actionable chunks
• Effective verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with a diverse range of both collogues and clients

Required Qualifications:

• Tertiary qualification (preferred)

Personality & Culture Fit:

• Self-driven and motivated
• Positive, personable, with a calm attitude
• Confident team player
• Driven to achieve design excellence

Salary Range & Benefits:

• $90 – $100K + Kiwisaver
• Quick career development opportunities
• Put your name to one large NZ application
• Direct mentoring from Digital Creative Director
• Central Auckland location

Commencement & Ideal start date

• Mid-late February (notice periods are not an issue)

Let The Pond agents help you realise your global market value and future career potential in Auckland, New Zealand.

Apply today or get in touch for a private conversation about your career and how this role may help take it to the next level e-mail: anna@thepond.co.nz or call 027 844 9107.

Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.

Apply via Web

Job of the Week

Latest comments

popular

Brought to you by Colmar Brunton

Honouring the ads—and the agencies responsible for them—that make the biggest impact on consumers and get more bang for the client’s buck.

latest jobs

ICG Media network

Use the ICG Media network of magazines, blogs, newsletters, video and content creation services to reach the new New Zealand.

NZ Retail
NZ Marketing
Idealog
Good
Dish
Habitat
New Zealand Weddings

TVC OF THE WEEK

Who's it for: Pinnacle Life by YoungShand

Why we like it: Pinnacle Life claims to know the world's luckiest man, licked by Lady Luck herself, and bound to a life of joy and good fortune – until his luck ran out, of course, and he died before his time. Insurance companies have a habit of reminding even the most optimistic people that nothing is guaranteed, and Pinnacle Life has decided to go down the route of showing how people let their loved ones down when they don't take out life insurance. It is a fact of life that we don't know what's around the corner – hopefully, the world's luckiest man has learnt his lesson by his next life.

Who's it for: Tourism NZ by Special Group

Why we like it: New Zealand is the first country in the world to see the break of a new day, and so we're uniquely placed to say 'good morning' before anyone else even wakes up. But there's so much more that makes New Zealand a unique place in the world, and this campaign celebrates all of those things. It's always nice to see ads that genuinely incorporate te reo Māori, and this one gets the tone just right. Ka pai. 

Who's it for: Christchurch NZ by in-house

Why we like it: Christchurch, you're back. But what year is it there? This campaign appears to mix Goodbye Pork Pie with the Flight of the Conchords to produce a very New Zealand outcome. It's great that Christchurch is celebrating the rebuild of its CBD, but it is interesting that this city that will be so iconically placed in the 2010s (think Napier and the 1930s) would choose to go back in time. It is certainly a memorable ad, at least. 

Results for
Topics
Jobs
About

StopPress provides essential industry news and intelligence, updated daily. And the digital newsletter delivers the latest news to your inbox twice a week — for free!

©2009–2019 ICG Media. All rights reserved.
Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy policy.

Advertise

Contact Vernene Medcalf at +64 21 628 200 to advertise in StopPress.

View Media Kit