User Interface Developer

Employer
Dewberry
Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Nov 03, 2021
Closes
Dec 09, 2021
Ref
9430
Hours
Full Time
Dewberry is currently seeking a User Interface Developer for our Fairfax, VA office. This person will be part of our Geospatial Engineering and Applied Analytics team.

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:
  • Create conceptual diagrams, visual mockups and document user interface specifications/needs.
  • Translate software design concepts into reality using modern front end technology solutions.
  • Collaborate and collect feedback/requirements from technical staff and backend data team.
  • Ensure design consistency with client's development standards, guidelines and branding.
  • Follow development best practices and standards for accessibility and cross-browser compatibility.
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed, scalability and rich user experience.


Required Skills & Required Experience

Required Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, environmental science, urban/resilience planning, GIS or other relevant technical field.
  • At least 2 years of experience designing and developing user interfaces for web applications.
  • Experience with one or more front-end development frameworks such as ReactJS, DeckGL, AngularJS, and d3.js.
  • Proficient in CSS, HTML5, Javascript and ESRI or QGIS-based development environments.
  • Experience with Esri ArcGIS and Open Source geospatial software platforms/packages.
  • Proficient with Python scripting language for big data processing.
  • Experience with agile-based development environments, source control systems (i.e. git), and build automation systems.
  • Ability to work independently using strong organizational skills and operate effectively in team settings following an agile software development approach.
  • Excellent problem-solving, verbal and written communication, design, development, and debugging skills.

Desired Skills:
  • Masters or PhD degree preferred.
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of UI/UX designer tools such as Adobe XD, Miro, Balsamiq, Figma, and Mockflow.
  • Working knowledge of relational database managements systems such as SQL Server, and PostgreSQL.
  • Familiarity with business intelligence software like Tableau and PowerBI.
  • Familiar with Golang, Java, TypeScript, Scala.
  • Understanding of commercial cloud providers (CCPs) and deployment strategies within CCPs (i.e. AWS, Azure, Google).

Must have a valid driver's license, good driving record and ability to pass a driving record background check.

*In accordance with applicable Executive Order 14042 and related requirements, all prospective hires for this position, performing work for the federal government, will be required to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19, or qualify for an exemption to this vaccination requirement. Such proof of vaccination, or written request for exemption, will be required, following receipt of written offer.

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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