Lead UI/UX Developer

Employer
AboutWeb
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Aug 31, 2018
Closes
Sep 26, 2018
Ref
18-00192
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 18-00192
AboutWeb is seeking Lead UI/UX Developer for a direct hire position with our client in Bethesda, MD.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The UI/UX Developer provides support to the Information Technology team leading our front-end development efforts, including user facing initiatives. In this role will serve as an expert who owns critical next generation functionality for our platform and products. A technical lead; responsible for all technical aspects including design, development, mentoring and best practices as related to user interface and user experience. As we continue to expand and grow our business the UI/UX Developer will define and build standards and approaches as well as lead, mentor and coach other developers in the team as related to user interface and experience.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Serves as the technical lead, including support for all stakeholders and the owner of all aspects of the consumer-facing application stack.
  2. Develop a rich and consistent user experience that is intuitive and consistent across all applications.
  3. Responsible for the conceptualization, design, development, underlying architecture and related tool development.
  4. Develops best practices for site design and implementation, including design documents, stylesheets, integration documents and boiler plate templates.
  5. Analysis of existing user facing platforms and migration to a common framework providing a consistent user experience between products and applications.
  6. Hands-on contributor to drive user experience and innovation.
  7. Works with developers and architects to define and further deliver future innovations from middle to front end applications.
  8. Works with business development, internal and external stakeholders to translate business objectives into future initiatives and innovation.
  9. Develops use cases, flows and detailed mockups for development and testing.
Qualifications
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  1. Bachelor's degree in a technical field (Engineering or Computer Science).
  2. 7+ years of related experience.
  3. Proven track record of leading, documenting, mentoring and providing technical solutions for the user facing tier of a multi-application solution platform.
  4. Prior work experience being a change agent or implementing and executing against new processes a plus.
  5. Prior work experience in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry is a plus.

MINIUMUM SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  1. Must have experience with Agile Framework, specifically Scrum
  2. Advanced proficiency with the following technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks
  3. .NET MVC framework for web-based applications
  4. Emerging standards such as HTML5
  5. Service oriented designs and technologies: AJAX, XML, JSON, REST
  6. Up to date knowledge of design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator or equivalent tools used for the creation and management of web-based graphics and other content
  7. Up to date knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. InVision, Wireframe.cc, etc.)
  8. Excellent verbal, written, listening and interpersonal communication skills
  9. Strong leadership and analytical skills
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