Mid-Level UI/UX Designer

Plano, TX

Mid-Level UI/UX Designer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Reston

Alternate Location(s): United States, Texas, Plano

United States, Virginia, Reston

Position ID: J0124-0936

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for a Mid-Level UI/UX Designer in Reston, VA or Plano, TX. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!

• We have over 92,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe

This position is located in our Reston, VA or Plano, TX office with work performed at client site in a hybrid working model.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• As a Mid UI/UX Designer this offers you the flexibility to make every single day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:

• Provide insight into design principles and creative methods to tackle sophisticated enterprise problems and achieve business objectives.

• Lead the discovery, synthesis, ideation, design, and testing of new experiences, products, and tools.

• Uncover user needs utilizing design research (e.g., user interviews, contextual inquiry, ethnography, etc.) to develop user-driven insights and inform new design concepts.

• Work cross-functionally (i.e., with product management, researchers, developers, and design teams) to identify pain points and areas for improvement.

• Ensure the needs of the user, customer, or other actor are included in the product vision, strategy, and roadmap planning.

• Own the design of sophisticated projects, including research, conceptualization, prototyping, and user testing.

• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visual, and experience.

• Communicate design concepts and detailed design rationale to partners and team members.

• Contribute to the development of design guidelines and standards.

• Provide mentorship and guidance to junior designers.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Required 5-8 years of proven experience as a Mid UI/UX Designer role.

• Required 2 to 3 years of recent experience in Banking or Mortgage Industry.

• Guide in the portfolio of design work that demonstrates a deep understanding of user-centered design principles.

• Experience working within a multi-discipline team, leading design efforts on complex enterprise internal or B2B web applications.

• Expertise in testing and validating ideas with interactive prototypes and testing.

• Expertise crafting in tools software such as Figma, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite and InVision

• Experience working with and contributing to Design System(s)

• Required skills related to Influencing including negotiating, persuading others, facilitating meetings, and resolving conflict.

• Expert in communicating information and/or ideas to an audience in a way that is engaging and easy to understand.

• Ability to conduct user research and usability testing.

• Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think creatively.

• Excellent in communication and team player.

• Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

• Skilled in Figma building interface designs, prototypes, and libraries.

• Skilled in using Adobe Creative Cloud, including Photoshop, Best-in-class Pro, InDesign, Illustrator, Adobe XD, and Acrobat

Preference will be given to candidates willing to work Hybrid - 2-3 days a week from Reston, VA or Plano, TX​

Education:

• Bachelor's degree in design or computer science

• Master's Degree (Desirable)​

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CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $74,600.00 - $165,200.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment.

• Back-up childcare, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.

**CGI anticipates accepting applications for this position through February 28, 2024.

Skills:

  • CSS

  • HTML

  • JavaScript

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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