UI / UX Designer - Smart Cities

Software & Analysis
Professional, Freelancer

Does digital blood flow through your veins? Do you have a passion for user interface and user experience design and know how to turn your talent into clever, intuitive designs? Then Smart Cities has a tailor-made challenge for you! Smart Cities is looking for a passionate UI (/UX) Designer who wants to help build the future of data-driven cities and innovations in mobility. Based in Hasselt (Corda Campus), you'll work in a no-nonsense environment where mutual respect, appreciation and transparency are a given.

  •  You will create low- and high-fidelity mock-ups for our customers' websites and applications for both desktop and mobile devices.
  • You will work together with analysts, developers, product managers and designers to create intuitive, user-centric solutions. You take into account technical and business requirements.
  • You apply branding guidelines in maintaining our own design systems and extend them when necessary. 
  • You continuously search for best practices & UI/UX trends, apply them and evangelize them to your colleagues.
  • You unleash your creativity for elaboration from concept to usable design.
  • You participate in research into the needs and expectations of end users: journey mapping, benchmarking, expert reviews, workshops, usability testing, etc.
  • You are responsible for designing, developing and deploying ad hoc and automated e-mail campaigns for our clients and our own products.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree (interaction design, multimedia, graphic design,...).
  • You bring several years of experience in UI / UX design with you and can back up your experience with a portfolio (via Dribbble, Behance or a personal website).
  • You are familiar with Interface Design tools (e.g. Adobe XD, Adobe CC suite, Sketch, Figma ...)
  • You bring with you experience with Javascript, HTML and CSS.
  • You have knowledge of the design guidelines of iOS/Android and follow the latest updates closely.
  • You appreciate and understand the power of a "design thinking" process and how to apply it.
  • You have an eye for good design and a passion for all kinds of interface design: from a powerful scalable design system to small micro-interactions.
  • You design for consistency, but you can also challenge the rules without reducing usability.
  • You actively share your knowledge and participate in the continuous improvement of the team's operation.
  • You are creative, but do not lose sight of usability and technological limitations.
  • You follow new trends closely and look for opportunities how these can make the life of the user easier.
  • You are communicative, planful and stress resistant. In addition, you show commitment and are able to think in a solution-oriented way.
  • You work a few days a week at our Cegeka location in Hasselt. The rest of the time you work from your home office. 

What are we offering:

  • You will join a Top Employer.
  • You will work in a very interesting industry.
  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where fresh new ideas and initiatives can be started.
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and we look together how we can help you develop further.
  • Knowledge sharing is central. We offer many initiatives for this: innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training.
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • In addition to the gross salary, a premium (electrical) company car with fuel card / charge card or mobility budget, luncheon vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, mobile phone subscription, flat-rate expenses allowance and a powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a nice work / life balance.
  • Create your own compensation package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!

We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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