Centigrade GmbH
Job Opportunities

User interface design has never been more exciting than today as modern devices and applications provide designers with new challenges. Ranging from tiny embedded and mobile applications over classical web- and desktop applications to gesture-controlled multi-touch programs our international clients like to come up with outstanding GUIs – and ask for our support in order to do so.

To meet these high demands now and in the future, we would like to strengthen our team.

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

Currently we offer the following job opportunities:

  1. Senior .NET Software Engineer (m/f)
  2. Interaction Designer (m/f)
  3. User Interface Designer (m/f)
  4. Communications Designer (m/f)
  5. Java™ User Interface Developer (m/f)

Position

Senior .NET Software Engineer (m/f)

Contract Type

Permanent/full time

Your Tasks

  • Creation of user interfaces in accordance with MVVM (Views in XAML and ViewModels in C#) using WPF and/or Silverlight
  • Development of Custom Controls
  • Prototyping innovative UI design concepts

Your Profile

  • At least three years of professional experience with a focus on user interface development
  • Good communication skills in a young team
  • An eye for detail and the big picture
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Pleasure in learning something new


Luzie Seeliger

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

For any questions, please contact at any time our project coordinator Luzie Seeliger.

phone +49 681 / 959 3110
e-Mail


Position

Interaction Designer (m/f)

Contract Type

Permanent/full-time

Your Tasks

  • Conception, design and specification of user interfaces
    • Layout and information architecture
    • Interaction design (macro, micro)
    • Wireframing and prototyping
  • Planning, conducting and evaluating
    • Expert reviews
    • Empirical usability tests
    • User task analyses
    • Contextual analyses
    • Requirements elicitations
    • User surveys (e.g. interviews and online questionnaires)
  • Communicating / presenting findings, designs and recommendations internally and for clients
  • Point of contact for developers and user interface designers, internal and for client

Your Profile

  • Degree in computer science, computer science in media, psychology or comparable discipline
  • Profound knowledge concerning procedures, methods and techniques in usability engineering
  • Knowledge concerning procedures, methods and techniques of software engineering
  • Skills in presenting, negotiating and moderating
  • Good writing skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • Client-oriented demeanor, good communicating skills and excellent team-player
  • Ability to travel
  • Keen perception, high degree of accuracy and precision in (self-directed) work
  • Ability to quickly create concrete artifacts as basis for discussion (scribbles etc.)
  • Strong analytical skills and enthusiasm for creative, user-friendly and feasible solutions on diverse platforms
  • Knowledge of established GUI standards (e.g. Java, Windows, Mac OS, mobile platforms)


Luzie Seeliger

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

For any questions, please contact at any time our project coordinator Luzie Seeliger.

phone +49 681 / 959 3110
e-Mail


Position

User Interface Designer (m/f)

Contract Type

Permanent/full-time

Expected Knowledge and Skills

With your perennial experience in user-centered interface design projects, you face your duties and responsibilities with passion and competence. Your focus lies on conceptualizing and creating individual screen designs and Look & Feels, with Photoshop belonging to your set of core tools.  Furthermore, you know how to productively leverage Expression Blend and Flash to conceptualize, prototype and implement resolution-independent and animated GUIs.

Qualifications

The following keywords outline your qualifications:

Activities
  • Screen Design
  • Look & Feel Design
  • Motion Design and/or Icon Design
  • Prototyping and Storyboarding
  • Interaction Design
Tools
  • Photoshop and/or Illustrator
  • Expression Blend and/or Flash
Scripting- und Programming Languages
  • XHTML and CSS
  • XAML for WPF and Silverlight and/or Actionscript
Miscellaneous
  • Passion
  • Creativity
  • Team player
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • About 3 years of professional experience desired

Application

If visual user interface design is more than eye candy for you, if you experienced that a stunning visual design cannot go without a solid interaction design and vice versa, if you want to remove arbitrariness from your design decisions as well as possible and you design by the motto "less is more" – then you will integrate in our team perfectly and create excellent GUIs in exciting projects.


Luzie Seeliger

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

For any questions, please contact at any time our project coordinator Luzie Seeliger.

phone +49 681 / 959 3110
e-Mail


Position

Communications Designer (m/f)

Contract Type

Permanent/full-time

Expected Knowledge and Skills

With your perennial experience in digital communications design projects, you face your duties and responsibilities with passion and competence. Your focus lies on conceptualizing and creating individual screen designs and Look & Feels. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign or other comparable tools belonging to your set of core tools. Furthermore, it would be helpful, but not necessary, to know how to conceptualize, prototype and implement resolution-independent and animated GUIs.

Qualifications

The following keywords outline your qualifications:

Activities
  • Communications design
  • Screen / Look & Feel design
  • Corporate design
  • Information design
  • Icon design
  • Motion design skills advantageous
  • Prototyping and/or storyboarding skills advantageous
Tools
  • Photoshop or
  • Illustrator or
  • InDesign or
  • Comparable designer tools
Miscellaneous
  • Passion
  • Creativity
  • Team player
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Project experience
  • Knowledge of scripting / programming languages advantageous

Application

If visual digital design and especially user interface design is more than eye candy for you, if you feel uncomfortable when you see wrong positioned pixel in any design, if you want to remove arbitrariness from your design decisions as well as possible and you design by the motto "less is more" – then you will integrate in our team perfectly and create excellent visual designs and GUIs in exciting projects.


Luzie Seeliger

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

For any questions, please contact at any time our project coordinator Luzie Seeliger.

phone +49 681 / 959 3110
e-Mail


Position

Java™ User Interface Developer (m/f)

Contract Type

Permanent/full-time

Your Tasks

  • Conceptualizing, implementing and customizing
    • Java™ Swing Look & Feels
    • Java™ GUI components (predominantly based on Swing)
    • Java™ applications
  • Second- and Third-Level-Support for
    • Java™ Swing Look & Feel development and integration
    • GUI development in Java™, especially using Swing
  • Presenting technical concepts internally and for clients
  • Point of contact for the internal First-Level-Support and our visual designers and usability engineers
  • Compilation of technical documentations

Depending on the project you work in a team of developers, support staff members, visual designers and usability engineers or independently when conceptualizing and implementing software.

Your Profile

  • Degree in computer science, computer science in media or comparable discipline
  • Profound knowledge and experience in GUI development with Java™ Swing
  • Profound knowledge and experience in Java™ software development tools and frameworks (Eclipse, NetBeans, Swing, JUnit, etc.)
  • Experience with current Java Swing™ libraries, e.g. NetBeans Platform, JIDE, SwingX
  • Experience with current techniques and patterns of GUI development (MVC, Presentation Model, ...)
  • Experience in HTML, CSS, PHP and MySQL
  • Strong analytical skills for inspecting and solving technical issues
  • Keen perception, high degree of accuracy in self-directed work
  • A good eye for aesthetics and visual details and an intuitive perception of "the big picture"
  • Good writing skills especially regarding technical documentation
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • Good communicating skills and excellent team-player
  • Ability to travel


Luzie Seeliger

Please send your application including CV and work samples as PDF to .

For any questions, please contact at any time our project coordinator Luzie Seeliger.

phone +49 681 / 959 3110
e-Mail

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