UX Designer

Location

EMEA - Portugal

Department

Information Technology

Job Overview

  • Responsible for creating User Interface solutions with strong emphasis on Data Analytics web apps.
  • This Profile needs to be able to work closely with other UX Designers and Web Designers.
  • Ability to retrieve key information from incomplete / starting work scenarios and understand project requirements from the very beginning.
  • Capability to start working with incomplete sets of project requirements and make correct assumptions based on experience and good sense.
  • Shows great awareness for the latest design and programming trends.
  • Attention to fine detail and passion for working with Data Visualization systems is a must-have.
  • Capable of working in a team and complying with defined goals and schedules.
  • Is autonomous, self confident and can take decisions on himself.

Duties

  • Designs UX mockups, prepared for the current web standards and CTools framework.
  • Reviews and ensures final delivery quality standards defined by the UX team.
  • Engage with customers and other teams to gather project specifications and requirements.
  • Ensure deliverables are on time and within quality standards.
  • Work closely with the design colleagues to help determine achievable solutions.
  • Prioritize multiple tasks efficiently.
  • Communicate and collaborate efficiently, with a strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Escalate issues with upper management on a preemptive basis.
  • Maximize team’s throughput with multiple project allocation.

Interacts with:

  • Design Team
  • Customers (stakeholders, all business and technical roles)
  • Implementation and Services Development Consultants
  • Management

 Level of impact:

  • Speedy prototyping of UX solutions.
  • Production of UX Breakdown lists, Low FI and High Fidelity Mockups.
  • Ensure pixel perfect project deliveries.

Required Skills

  • College degree in Design (or similar), or equivalent experience.
  • Strong Interest and curiosity in emerging  UX and Data Visualization techniques.
  • Solid proficiency in working with the Adobe Creative Suite or similar. HTML5, CSS3, Javascript are a welcomed bonus.
  • Familiarity with responsive design layouts and programming.
  • Knowledge of browser and platform compatibility issues.
  • Experience with popular version control systems.
  • Strong personal organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Appreciation of design and desire to work in a creative environment.
  • Strong desire to solve problems and ability to investigate, test and share solutions with others.
  • Fluency in English.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, which includes medical and dental coverage, life insurance and 401(k) plan.

Please forward cover letter, resume and salary requirements to usrecruiting@pentaho.com.

ABOUT HITACHI VANTARA

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders find and use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society. We combine technology, intellectual property and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of business. Only Hitachi Vantara elevates your innovation advantage by combining deep information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and domain expertise. We work with organizations everywhere to drive data to meaningful outcomes. Visit us at www.HitachiVantara.com.

ABOUT PENTAHO

Pentaho data integration and analytics at Hitachi Vantara is an open-sourced based, enterprise-class platform for big data deployments. The unified data integration and analytics platform is comprehensive, completely embeddable and delivers governed data to power any analytics in any environment. Pentaho has enabled early big data and emerging IoT deployments, making our customers some of the most innovative in the industry – connecting people, things, and data to drive their digital transformation. Learn more at www.pentaho.com.

ABOUT HITACHI, LTD.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) totaled 9,162.2 billion yen ($81.8 billion). The Hitachi Group is a global leader in Social Innovation and has approximately 304,000 employees worldwide. Through collaborative creation, Hitachi is providing solutions to customers in a broad range of sectors, including Power / Energy, Industry / Distribution / Water, Urban Development, and Finance / Government & Public / Healthcare. For more information, please visit www.hitachi.com.