User Interface Designer

  • Auckland Central

Serato is one of the world leaders in audio software for professional DJs and musicians. World renowned artists such as Fatboy Slim, DJ Snake, Major Lazer and Mix Master Mike (of the Beastie Boys) love our products and perform with them on a regular basis.

This is an intermediate design role where you will help us design the user interface for our music software products. Sitting in the Design and UX team, your job will be to provide UI concepts and designs that help the product team deliver software that looks amazing. While the main focus is making stuff look great, the ideal candidate will also have a good understanding of UX principles, and know that function comes before fashion when it comes to UI. You need to be comfortable churning out lots of different concepts, but understand working within the tight constraints that come with designing a functional UI.

Main Activities:

-Create beautiful UI designs for our world leading music software products, from concept stage, mockups, wireframes, and lots of final polish
-Creating design style guides
-Design both the Interactive and Visual elements of UI
-Work closely with the UX / design and product teams, iterating on findings from research and requests from stakeholders
-Be a core member of the UX / UI team contributing to research, user testing and summarizing your findings.

Who you are

-You want to design software that is used by professional DJs and musicians from around the world. This means continuous refinement of big
complex products, rather than getting a new project each week.
-You’ve had 2-3 years of experience designing digital products in an agile software environment.
-You’re happy delivering things to tight specifications, but can also go crazy and provide a bunch of different ideas and designs when appropriate.
-You take pride in your finished work, but don’t mind showing your working, sharing unfinished concepts and ideas.
-You have a good understanding of current UX frameworks and best practices.
-You have a design or other relevant qualification.

At Serato our culture is highly prized and so finding someone who will integrate well with the team and company, sharing our values of having fun whilst working hard and continually improving. If you love software and music and want to work in a high performing team at a company with a great culture, this could be the role for you.

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