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REA Group Product Designer in Sydney, Australia

  • Experience the end-to-end product development process and solve real problems that have a positive impact on the entire property experience

  • An exciting role part of our Agency Marketplace tribe - cr eating experiences that help sellers find the right agent and assist our customers in attracting new sellers and landlord

  • Permanent role based in Melbourne/Sydney

We're REA

REA Group  ( is not your average digital business. From humble beginnings in a garage in Melbourne’s east in 1995, we have grown into a leading global digital business, specialising in property.

With bold and ambitious goals, we are changing the way the world experiences property. No matter where you're at on your property journey, we're here to help with every step - whether that's finding or financing your next home.

Our people are the key to our success. At the heart of everything we do, is a thriving culture centred around high performance and care. We are purpose driven and collaborative, which drives innovation and our ability to make a real impact. As such, we’re proud to be named in Australia’s “Top 5” Best Workplaces two years in a row, as well as being recognised as a Best Workplace for Women.

Where the team fits in

As a Product Designer in the Agency Marketplace tribe, you’ll create experiences that help sellers find the right agent and assist our customers in attracting new sellers and landlords. Our tribe oversees critical business experiences like customer profile pages, search agents and lead management for agents and agencies, generating business opportunities and delivering immense value to our users.

You'll collaborate with other Product, Design and Delivery teams across consumer and customer teams to understand user needs and business opportunities. Your aim will be to develop products and features that achieve product/market fit, grow our business, and delight users.

Working closely with Product and Engineering, you'll deliver first-class experiences aligned with Customer Marketplace objectives. You'll utilize your knowledge of user interface design, interaction, and research processes to validate design decisions and create intuitive and high quality experiences for different user types. Collaboration with developers will be key to ensuring the final product meets high standards.

What the role is all about

  • Explore new ideas and creative solutions that surprise and delight our users and create a positive brand perception, maintaining our market-leading position

  • Understand business opportunities, user needs, competitive landscape, and technical constraints to deliver products to market that drive user satisfaction and business growth

  • Deliver world-class products and features for our users, leveraging methods such as ideating, user interface design, prototyping and getting stakeholders engaged and aligned with our solutions

  • Validate design solutions using qualitative and quantitative research techniques

  • Work with others to plan, prioritise and undertake 'just enough design' using a lean mindset to achieve goals and deliver on objectives

  • Deliver commercially feasible user-centric design solutions that meet team goals and business objectives

  • Present work and participate in providing feedback in regular design critiques to ensure consistency and quality outcomes

Who we’re looking for

  • Someone with a few runs on the board, experience creating products using industry standard tools and best practice processes

  • Experience in creating user-centric designs that solve problems and provide delightful experiences

  • Proficiency in user interface design, interaction, and research processes

  • Excellent collaboration skills, is essential

  • A fundamental understanding of the development process

  • A proactive approach to identifying user needs and business opportunities is highly valued

  • Looks at tricky situations through a system focused lens

  • Work productively in a fast paced and agile environment to create impact

The REA experience

The physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our people is something we’ll never stop caring about. This is a place to learn and grow. We’re committed to your development – both professionally and personally. Your experience with us is something we take seriously.

*We offer: *

  • A hybrid and flexible approach to working

  • Flexible parental leave offering for primary and secondary carers 

  • Programs to support mental, emotional, financial and physical health & wellbeing

  • Our Because We Care program offers employees volunteering leave, community grants, matched payroll giving and our Community Café donates 100% of revenue to charity.

  • Hack Days so you can bring your big ideas to life  

  • Performance recognition programs because hard work should never go unnoticed

*Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion  *

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We believe teams with diverse ideas and experiences are more creative, more effective and fuel disruptive thinking - be it cultural and ethnic backgrounds, gender identity, disability, age, sexual orientation, or any other identity or lived experience. We know diverse teams are critical to maintaining our success and driving new business opportunities. If you've got the skills, dedication and enthusiasm to learn but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch.

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