17 May, 2018

UI/UX Designer

  • CGI
  • Glasgow, Glasgow, Glasgow City, UK
Full time Information Tech.

Job Description

Be part of something exciting. These are exciting times for CGI. We are expanding our presence in Glasgow City Centre working with Open Source technologies in our Open Digital Service Centre - the ODSC. It's a great time to join and add your know how to the existing team - As such we're looking for talented individuals who want to work on new and innovative projects using the latest technologies and delivery methodologies.

What are we looking for from you? You will be someone who already makes a difference, we will give you the freedom and responsibility to continue doing so. You will be joining at a key point in our journey and will have the ability to actively contribute to our future plans and direction. And, of course, you will be part of a fast-growing, pioneering working environment as we continue to expand.

We're offering the best of both worlds - you will be joining a vibrant startup-like culture in Glasgow, with an agile-by-default, technology-focused working environment, but also having the comfort of being part of a large, financially stable organisation.

We are looking for an energetic, experienced UI\UX Designer who will bring with them industry experience in working across diverse areas of business.

Due to the nature of some of the work undertaken you must already hold or be eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to SC level. There may be a need for a degree of travel to other CGI or client UK sites as necessary and this will be fully expensed.

Your future duties and responsibilities: You will be able to work both individually and as part of a team to assist in designing user interfaces for interactive applications across a wide range of platforms; including mobile, desktop, web, and others as projects require.

As an experienced designer you will be expected to lead the design and work actively with our various stakeholder groups to create attractive yet functional designs that delight our clients.

You need the skills to create and iterate upon user journeys, storyboards, wireframes, mockups, interactive prototypes and effectively communicate your design concepts.

To do this you'll need great communication skills, and be able to deliver design assets and relevant guides to the development team for implementation.

Solid experience of UX and user-centred design principles along with visual design skills will also be required and will be very advantageous. Some experience of front-end development (HTML/CSS/JS) would also be a bonus, as you may be required to contribute to development on occasion.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role: • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite - In particular Photoshop
• Experience with Sketch is a bonus
• Experience using Balsamiq & Invision as part of a design workflow
• Knowledge of modern design and up-to-date with the latest design trends and tools
• Highly motivated and self-disciplined, with strong problem solving skills
• Strong portfolio of previous work demonstrating polished UI's. Some of these can be conceptual.
• Experience of using Javascript and/or related frameworks such as AngularJS or React.
• Relevant academic qualification, and some industry experience desired, although initial importance ultimately will be placed on strength of portfolio.

What you can expect from us: Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

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