About Schoolbox

Schoolbox is a mature but fast growing Australian ed-tech company with the most dynamic platform available for K-12 schools.

Our company culture focuses on collaboration and teamwork above all else!

Our team shares a common vision: to create amazing software that has a positive impact on children, education and schools around the world. Though the company is on a growth curve, we still maintain a start-up culture and approach.

Join our team and be a part of this unique community!

About the Role

We are looking for a UI Designer to lead a review and update of our existing UI design and component framework. You will be working within a product team consisting of product owners, UX researchers, frontend and backend developers to lead this process from initial planning through to its gradual implementation. Key to the role will be not only your ability to design, but to also prototype, document style guides, and develop your designs with HTML and CSS.

While work on the new framework progresses, you will also be involved in the active maintenance of our existing UI toolkit and interface design. This will range from tasks such as providing design input to help address current user challenges, helping to design new features and continually looking for ways to improve our product’s usability.

If such a role sounds like an exciting opportunity, we’d love to hear from you with your CV and some examples of best work!

About you

  • Self-motivated, driven by continuous self-improvement and able to run on your own initiative.
  • Proactive, organised, determined.
  • Able to remain solid in the face of ambiguity.
  • Team oriented and committed to overall team success.
  • Results driven – the impact of your output counts for more than how much you worked.
  • Able to see opportunity where others see adversity.

Essential skills and requirements

  • An online portfolio that showcases your visual and interaction design experience
  • 4+ years experience with HTML and CSS
  • Experience utilising Figma or other similar tools
  • A deep understanding of web accessibility
  • Highly desirable
  • Have maintained a UI component library and ensured design consistency across new / existing components
  • Experience with Storybook or other similar tools
  • Familiarity with Visual Testing
  • Experience working with Javascript Frameworks such as Vue or React
  • JIRA or other issue tracking system
  • Git experience and/or experience working with version control systems

What Schoolbox can offer you

  • Join a close, family friendly team who are dedicated to providing excellent customer service to our schools.
  • We offer a flexible and relaxed working environment.
  • Open to hybrid office and work from home arrangements to suit your lifestyle.
  • Work in our newly renovated Camberwell office, with amazing city views.
  • You will be rewarded with an excellent base salary + super + profit share bonus
  • We offer numerous benefits including wellness support and regular training opportunities.

To apply for the role, apply through Seek and or email Natalie Neilson (natalie.neilson@schoolbox.com.au). Don’t forget to attach your CV and a portfolio of your best work!