So you want to work at Folk?

  • An opportunity has arisen to join the growing team at Folk.

    We’re looking for a keen and collaborative Senior Experience Designer, working within a greater team, to help create thoughtful digital products and services for our portfolio of corporate and government clients. 

    We need someone who shares our enthusiasm and passion for user-centred design, and who is able to balance user needs with business goals. In return, you’ll be part of a supportive and collaborative team, who like to share ideas and insights to make every day a learning and growing experience.

    We’re a 25+ people strong, award winning, brand identity and experience design consultancy based in Annandale, Sydney.

    The nitty-gritty - essential skills & experience (you'll need to have these)

    • 5+ years' experience in a similar role in a service design / UX consultancy, digital agency with a strong portfolio of relevant work
    • Extensive, hands-on experience at every stage in the user-centred design cycle including strong research skills (contextual inquiry, surveys etc.), iterative design and prototyping and facilitation of user testing
    • Ability to produce high quality artefacts such as personas, journey maps, task models, wireframes and interactive prototypes
    • Strong knowledge of, and interest in emerging UX trends and front end web technologies
    • Boundless curiosity about how people use technology and how to create great experiences
    • Attention to detail, knowing that the small stuff does matter
    • Ability to play nicely as part of a multi-disciplinary team
    • Able to travel occasionally

    The nice-to-haves - desired skills & experience(we’d like these):

    • Knowledge and experience with Agile / Lean UX
    • Familiarity with or willingness to learn Business Model Canvas and Value Proposition design canvas
    • Experience in working with government and social enterprise clients
    • Inclusive design experience and familiarity with Web Accessibility (WCAG 2.0)

    Sound like you? Please send us your CV/folio and a brief cover note on what you can bring to the Folk team to jobs@thefolk.com 

    Australian Residents only. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified. No agencies please.

    I’ve got outstanding ability and the ambition to match.

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  • If that sounds like you, and you like the sound of us, send us your details.

    Altogether, Folk are designers, strategists, user-experience specialists, project managers, producers, front- and back-end developers, and finished artists, collaborating with clients.

    I’ve got outstanding ability and the ambition to match.

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