UX/UI Developer
at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

Job Description


UX/UI Front End Developer

ABOUT THE POSITION

We are seeking an experienced UX/UI Front End Developer to join our team of 16 IT professionals. We offer an excellent work environment, with the opportunity for growth across a variety of modern technology platforms. Salary competitive with comparable for-profit environments, commensurate with skills alignment for the position, and excellent benefits.

The successful candidate will work directly with a team of 4 developers, a Web Manager and Web Content Administrator, supporting a statewide network of providers. You will be working for an employer that is interested in staff development through trainings and open communication. This is an opportunity to be a part of an enthusiastic and committed team of professionals working with enterprise technologies while making a difference to those most vulnerable in society.

 

ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT

This position is overseen by the Managing Senior Software Engineer and reports to the Chief, Information Systems. Our environment consists of a statewide network of 6 distinct providers with 23 Locations, over 500 users, who service over 60,000 clients a year. Our IT environment includes over 100 servers, Docker, Rancher, GIT, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, VMware, Cisco Network & VoIP Infrastructure, Network Faxing, Exchange Clustering, SQL Farm, SharePoint, and IIS. Our web and development applications are used by clients, partners and internal staff. We adhere to weekly sprints and utilize JIRA for project planning. Code reviews happen weekly towards the end of each sprint.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

         Responsible for the user experience and user interface across our development and web projects with a focus on creating functional and engaging user interfaces.

         Design solutions that meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

         Analyze user feedback and analytics data to identify issues and iterate functional solutions to meet end user needs and maximize the user experience.

         Work with our Publications team and Senior Leadership to establish and comply with style guidelines to ensure a consistent aesthetic and corporate brand.

         Meet with stakeholders to understand expectations and guide the user experience conversation.

         Creating responsive websites and applications.

         Understand the unique UX/UI challenges presented on mobile platforms and designing appropriate solutions to address them.

         Awareness of different approaches applicable to the populations served; general public, professionals, legislators, donors, clients and non-English speaking visitors.

         Wireframe solutions to assist with project visioning, explain workflows and improve development efficiency.

         Work with development team to identify dependencies and consequences as well as understand technical implications of development requests and paths available.

         Participate in story grooming, peer code review and project planning.

         Adhere to established programming best practices and procedures, including security best practices.

         Assist with strategic visioning.

 

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

         Ensure software projects are thoroughly documented.

         Research and recommend technologies relevant to our environment and business goals.

         Maintain up-to-date knowledge on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices.

         Keep abreast of national industry IT related developments, issues, and conversations through the various forums available. Share relevant information with the management team.

         Any other duties as assigned.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

         Significant relevant experience.

         Experience with RESTful API utilization and tools.

         Experience programming in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

         Wireframing

         Bootstrap

         Angular (2+ preferred)

         Experience with user testing.

         Capable of requirements gathering.

         Experience with Version Control (ex. GIT, TFS).

         Capable of debugging.

         Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

         Excellent collaboration skills.

         Excellent problem solving skills.

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE SOUGHT

         Multimedia design.

         Graphic art suites such as Photoshop, InDesign, CorelDRAW.

         NodeJS

         React or Vue.js

         Experience programming in .NET, C#, Entity Framework

         Automation (Builds, Testing, Deployments).

 

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Edison, NJ
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 3/13/2020

About Us

Join a winning team that gets the job done right. At Engage Partners, Inc., we focus on excellence in the industry of staffing solutions. We work hard every day to get it right and get it done – the right employees, the right businesses, the right time.

There’s a reason why we have been around for decades. Engage Partners, Inc. has a wealth of experience matching people to their prospective employers (and vice versa). We have the ability to provide the opportunity for long-term career paths or temporary project assignments, temporary or full-time positions, executive management recruitment or attracting seasonal assistance. We work with a strong, diverse network of organizations across the country that are always looking for top-notch candidates to fill their open positions. From small business start-ups to Fortune 100 companies, we want your next job to be the one you’ve been waiting for.

We are a full-service staffing agency with opportunities for employment all across the U.S. Our recruitment efforts are focused on professionals in many areas of expertise:

  • Healthcare IT
  • Healthcare / Clinical & Non-Clinical
  • Administrative & Office Professionals
  • Information Technology
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Pharmacy
  • Engineering, Energy & Green Technologies

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