UX Designer

Location: Kuala Lumpur
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Rebecca Aw

Contact email: rebecca@aurora-talent.com
Job ref: 33660
Published: 7 months ago

UX Designer




Our client is the world leading lifestyle and utility app and a leading VOD streaming platform company. They are headquartered in Singapore with presence in Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Dhaka.


Key job responsibilities


  • You build confidence in a direction with your engineering and PM partners before acting.
  • You can do research to validate your own work if necessary.
  • You assist PMs and more senior designers/writers in bringing larger strategic vision work to life (e.g. by creating mocks, designing decks, and writing documents).


  • You consider all constraints in your designs (like dark mode and localisation, hover/focus, and shortcuts).
  • You go beyond click-through prototypes and incorporate animations and transitions across various interactions.
  • You can recall internal properties/style guides of systems and explain them to stakeholders.
  • You are comfortable collaborating with engineering and PM partners to understand a system completely and improve it.
  • You work with marketing to craft clear, compelling value props for your features.
  • You contribute to the UX writing style guide.



  • You lead meetings effectively and could represent our brands well externally.
  • You have a clear process: it’s easy for work partners to know your priorities and predict the cadence of your work.
  • You maintain an open mindset toward changes and challenges, looking for how you can help and grow.



  • You understand how your work contributes to the business and prioritise accordingly.
  • You participate in road mapping and planning conversations.
  • You address post-launch issues and make suggestions to improve your impact.
  • You offer suggestions on how our product and processes can improve and help implement solutions.
  • You suggest and implement team culture improvements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years experience in UX design for mobile applications (native iOS/Android)
  • A deep understanding of the design thinking process (discover, define, develop, deliver)
  • Ability to work in a high-growth environment and in cross-functional teams
  • Experience launching new features will be highly useful
  • Experience in broadcast (SVOD, news, or streaming video services) product management is an advantage
  • Experience owning technology products as a product manager or owner is an advantage
  • Developing business cases for new product opportunities and product constructs
  • Scaling and iterating from MVPs over the product life cycle and adoption to new market segments
  • Customer service experience, especially with customer success & actively leveraging qualitative/quantitative data from market research, UX research, and business analysts
  • Familiar with freemium and subscription business models
  • Familiar with the mobile advertising ecosystem
  • Beneficial fields of study (but not required): behavioural economics, finance, product management, app/game/web design, international business, business degrees
  • Experience in influencing senior leadership through user-centred, data-informed insights