Senior Designers – 2x Fixed Term

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 17-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1455619
  • Job Title: Senior Designers – 2x Fixed Term
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If you’re looking for your “why”, then come and join us at TEC. We truly believe in the transformational benefits of education and vocational training and as a result we invest $3 billion a year in tertiary education and training, and seek to lift the aspirations and skill bases of all New Zealanders from ages 7 to 74.

The TEC internally, fellow government agencies, employers and industry are geared up for change across the careers and tertiary education systems, which is why we have a Product and Services Design Team responsible for designing system enhancing, products and services. This team has the mandate to lead the design and development of product and services that will support New Zealanders making education and careers decisions throughout their lives. Therefore we are looking for two Service Designers fixed term through to 30 June 2020 to support to work on and exciting project.


What will you be doing?

  • Taking a lead design role for a project, supporting the team to deliver a beautifully crafted creative solution.
  • Championing human-centred design practices in projects and across the wider organisation.
  • Taking a lead role to guide the discovery and design process to ensure that the project meets the highest level of quality
  • Translating product strategy, customer insight, analytics and executive direction into a successful design direction, frameworks, prototypes and released product.

What will you bring to the role?

  • The fullest understanding of service design and qualitative research is essential
  • Experience working with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver products and services of all sizes that meet the needs of both customers and the organisation
  • A passion for design, your customers and the impact of products and services you create
  • A portfolio of products and services that have been delivered successfully to the public.

What will you get in return?

  • The opportunity to work on a product and service that will have a positive impact on the lives on New Zealanders.
  • Working with a dynamic and vibrant team.
  • $85k – $115k+ depending on experience.


How to apply:

To apply, click the ‘Apply’ button, complete the online application form and submit your CV and Cover Letter outlining your suitability.

Applications close on 22 March 2020.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact

The TEC is an employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to New Zealand. We look forward to your application.