EUREKA Secretariat

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EUREKA Secretariat Brussels, Belgium
Apr 10, 2018
Full time
EUREKA is a intergovernmental network whose aim is to enhance European competitiveness by facilitating innovation between SME, large industry, research institutes and universities. To support our mission the EUREKA Secretariat, based in Brussels, is looking for a   Graphic/UX designer & web developer   The Graphic/UX designer & web developer works closely with our communications team to conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity, relevancy and user friendliness to EUREKA's websites to create amazing user experiences.  Other responsibilities include working with internal business partners to gather requirements, prototype, architect, implement/improve web front end solutions, performing quality reviews, triaging and fixing operational issues.  The Graphic/UX designer/developer must have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI/UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into visually pleasing, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.   RESPONSIBILITIES  UX/UI Design: Execute all visual storytelling stages from concept to final hand-off to development engineering Conceptualize original website design ideas that ensure impactful communication and superb user experience Collaborate with back-end developers to improve usability of EUREKA platforms   Website development: Use mark-up languages to build, maintain, improve functional and easy-to-use websites and SAAS platforms Integrating data from various back-end services (Content Management Systems and databases) Work with the communications team to develop and deliver creative content, digital branding and social media Set up, track and review SEO referencing and web site analytics   QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS Proven experience as a UX and/or UI Designer, Web Designer or similar role & up-to-date with the latest relevant trends, techniques, and technologies Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user- system interaction & proficiency in graphic and wire- framing tools Familiarity with Bootstrap and AngularJS frameworks, APIs, CMS and operational in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. We seek someone genuinely excited to help EUREKA develop a roadmap for true digital communication & collaboration; who is passionate about solving problems creatively and effectively; who is self-driven and energized by being able to work from ideation to solutions. You hold a Bachelor in UX/UI/Web development or related fields and 3 to 5 years experience (relevant certifications is a definitive +) You thrive working in a fast-paced multicultural & agile environment.   SALARY AND CONDITIONS Competitive package in line with your skills & experience We strongly live by the values of trust, transparency, passion, creativity, autonomy, collaboration, work- life balance and diversity across all our teams and our whole ecosystem of customers and partners.   APPLICATION Please send your application (CV and covering letter) to, with the subject line your full name and the job title ‘Graphic/UX designer & web developer’. By sending your application, you expressly consent to your diplomas and references being verified. EUREKA Secretariat is an Equal Opportunity employer.