Pearson UI/UX Designer in Melbourne, Australia

UI/UX Designer


It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing access, but also ensuring progress.

As the world’s leading learning company, we’re meeting this challenge with Australia’s most comprehensive blend of digital learning formats, printed texts, educator training resources, assessments, services and online assets.

We are seeking a UI / UX Designer for a fixed term contract. You will have exceptional UI and visual design skills and experience in producing user friendly, accessible designs that communicate the brand seamlessly in every aspect of the design. You will work alongside our UX Design Lead to translate our business requirements into a creative vision and execute these in the form of visual designs ready for developers to implement and deliver to customers. Visual design is your passion and you will have a strong UI / Visual Design portfolio to demonstrate this.

You will be involved in large scale website redevelopment projects across both Australia and Asia that will help us improve critical journeys for find>try>buy>use>support. It’s also useful to have an understanding of marketing principles that help drive lead generation and ecommerce online.

Based in our stunning, heritage-listed offices in Melbourne's Docklands, you have everything at your door step, not to mention the easy 2 minute walk from Southern Cross Station.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of polished UI designs that are on brand, accessible and user friendly

  • Working closely and collaboratively with our other designers, as well as the marketing and technology teams

  • Identifying and solving, real customer problems

  • Translating concepts into user flows, wireframes, and prototypes

  • Testing, measuring, and iterating on features

  • Communicating design rationale to stakeholders



  • Strong UI / Visual Digital Design Portfolio (please submit with your application)

  • Demonstrable experience of UI and UX design principles

  • Experience in delivering responsive digital designs for web, mobile, tablet etc.

  • Good understanding of prototyping tools such as Sketch, InVision, and/or Axure

  • Experience working with marketers, agencies, product owners and/or front-end development teams in an agile team.

Now it’s time to tell us about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.

At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.


Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jul 26, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 1808446

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.