C.T.Co is the R&D center of Luxembourg-based IT services outsourcing company Com-Tec-Co. Our core competency is the development of sophisticated enterprise applications for the reinsurance, insurance and financial services industries. We aim to provide innovative solutions to improve business processes and enable our customers to meet their business demands. C.T.Co employs over 420 people in Riga and currently we are looking for:
DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR
We are seeking a talented Designer/Illustrator who will build design concepts and prototypes for mobile, tablet and web applications. Successful candidates will become key members of a rapidly-expanding product usability team that is focused on deploying innovative products that maximize ease-of-use for a wide range of end-users.
The Designer / Illustrator works on various project teams to build prototype designs for usability testing, client review and sales demonstrations, as well as serve as a knowledge resource for the latest trends and technologies for web-, mobile- and standards-based user interface development. You will work to actively assist in improving the usability, usefulness, and desirability of various applications in collaboration with Product Managers and Development teams.
Professional skills and qualification:
3+ years experience in GUI design
Experience in UX design is also an advantage
Strong attention to detail, and a commitment to delivering highly-polished prototypes under tight time constraints
Substantial demonstrable experience in interaction design, complemented by knowledge of visual design, usability, accessibility, and information architecture
An in-depth understanding of the design process and how new media can deliver audience needs and contribute to the company audience’s aims and aspirations
Superior interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate actively and proactively with others in a cross-functional team
A high level of proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch and Premiere.
An understanding of Adobe After Effects, Flash and Final Cut Pro is also an advantage
A portfolio of successfully delivered projects that demonstrate design expertise
Good level in English reading/speaking/writing
Good understanding of Russian and Latvian
Work closely with usability team members, product managers, development teams and other internal stakeholders to build storyboards, proof-of-concept mockups, demos and prototypes of proposed and planned applications and features
Design and illustrate finalized application concepts, assist development teams in their day to day activities
Collaborate in the definition of user interface design standards for applications, to optimize ease-of-use and achieve an integrated and consistent look and feeling
Stable and reliable company;
Advantage of work in a dynamic and friendly work environment;
Experience in projects for first-rate global companies;