UI/UX Designer

Location: Remote

Contract duration and type: Freelance (paid by assignment), 2 years duration 

Start date: January 1st, 2021 (Other dates will be considered)

In Short

AETHON is an engineering SME working on innovative and cutting-edge technology products for smart cities, transportation, mobility, logistics and advanced vehicle technologies. We take pride in our forward thinking and enjoy out-of-the-box ideas and solutions. We are currently looking for an equally forward-thinking UI/UX designer, who will work alongside our lead Programmer to deliver better and intuitive interfaces for our products.

Your day-to-day

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product & project managers and engineers;
  • Create, evaluate and improve user story maps and contribute to requirements elicitation;
  • Develop UI wireframes, mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how the product will function and appear to users;
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards and process flows;
  • Design and develop graphic user interface elements for web and smartphone applications;
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback;
  • Design and execute usability tests;
  • Report on work progress and contribute to deliverables on projects.

What is perfect for the position

  • Minimum 4 years proven work experience in UI/UX design (responsive web design and optionally smartphone applications);
  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript (vanilla, jQuery, Angular, Node), HTML, CSS (&SCSS);
  • A portfolio that highlights projects where you were responsible for the complete UI/UX design and development lifecycle of a web (and optionally a smartphone) application
  • BSc or MSc in Interaction Design, Digital Design, or relevant;
  • Excellent knowledge and usage of the English language;
  • Exquisite verbal and written communication skills;

What is considered a plus

  • Proven experience in backend operations (PHP);
  • Experience in developing social engagement products such as forums, messaging apps, social networks;
  • Knowledge of working under Agile project management schemes.

Your benefits

  • A competitive remuneration scheme and impactful payment plan;
  • Working in a team with significant innovation potential that encourages and builds on “crazier-the-better” ideas;
  • Work in large-scale projects that are beyond the current state-of-practice;
  • Opt for full-time position by priority when the opportunity arises.

Want to apply? Then go ahead! Send a motivation letter (max 1 page), your portfolio and your CV (max 2 pages) to jobs@aethon.gr. Nothing too fancy, just tell us who you are and why you want to join the AETHON team!