Senior Design Engineer

  • Company:
    ANZ New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:

We’re excited by design and engineering We’re a big bank with a simple ambition: extraordinary outcomes and experiences for our customers and staff. To reach this goal we’ve embedded Human-Centred Design (HCD) principles into the creation of our products and services with our customers’ front and centre. We’re excited by design system and are looking for a super strong and passionate Frontend Developer to take the lead in bridging the gap between design and engineering by bringing the ANZ Design System to life, collaborating and enabling the teams to design and develop consistent and coherent product experiences. In this role you will…

  • Lead the creation of design system framework and components in collaboration with teams, bringing your exceptional Frontend engineering skills to the fore.
  • Ensure design system components developed meet the ANZ design, accessibility and technical standards.
  • Work collaboratively with partners and stakeholders to ensure adoption of design system.
  • Monitors design system performance and actively seek to optimise based on quantitative and qualitative data.
  • Documenting and evangelise best practices for mark-up semantics, accessibility, responsiveness, and general component usage.
  • Lead and maintain the continuous integration and delivery pipelines we use to deploy design system and tooling.
  • Champion, execute and deploy ANZ design system for delivery teams to use.
  • Provide guidance and support to teams through code reviews, and technical leadership in design system to ensure quality and accuracy.
  • Advocate for inclusive design principles especially accessibility across platform development.
  • Stay on top of the latest design systems thinking, engaging with the wider community and bringing valuable learnings back to the organisation.
  • Role Location: Wellington or Auckland Role Type: Permanent Now, what about you? You are an experienced Frontend Developer, passionate about design system and its application in creating delightful experiences that are human focused. You execute engineering best practices, framework and componentry for design system to enable the delivery of consistent and coherent product experiences. Through your experience, you can demonstrate that you have:

  • A thorough understanding of the many facets of frontend development and operations.
  • Significant experience undertaking and leading frontend engineering for digital product and design system.
  • Solid and demonstrable experience in executing the delivery of at least one other design system for a large organisation.
  • Strong expertise in scrum/agile development, frontend operations, digital accessibility, frontend framework, nodes, unit testing and CI/CD technologies.
  • The ability to develop strong collaborative relationships – managing, influencing, and communicating effectively with partners at all levels.
  • A company-wide ‘systems’ mindset to influence componentry, documentation and tooling at scale.
  • Strong experience guiding and supporting engineering teams working on a range of front-end frameworks on a range of back-end platforms.
  • Mastery over semantic, responsive, cross-browser, accessible HTML/CSS.
  • Control over JavaScript concepts, especially manipulating and operating on data structures
  • Proficient with Git and the Command Line.
  • Some understanding of native app development principles (iOS and Android).
  • Some understanding of brand and human centre design.
  • Highly proficient in project planning, communication, documentation and presentation, including an aptitude for convincing others of the value of their ideas.
  • A fascination with how customers experience products and services and have a hunger to improve those experiences.
  • Great work ethic, proactive and positive mindset.
  • About ANZ Our purpose is to shape a world where people and communities thrive. That’s why we strive to create a balanced, sustainable economy in which everyone can take part and build a better life. By helping people make the most of what they have, we transform ideas, hard work and ambition into reality. ANZ recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment. We take pride in the diversity of our people and encourage applications from diverse candidates. Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics. The ANZ values are the foundation of how we work and support our customers. Integrity – We are honest and fair Collaboration – We work together for the customer Accountability – We take ownership and get things done Respect – We care for all those we serve Excellence – We challenge ourselves to be better We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us about how this role could be flexible for you. ANZ recognises the importance of flexible working, watch our Global Stories to see how ANZ aims to meet the needs of our customers and to attract and retain the best people in a changing world.