Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Collaborate in design ideation and exploration.
Provide the design team with a technical perspective.
Assist researchers and accessibility specialists in facilitating research sessions with end users.
Build context specific prototypes determining appropriate technologies and deliverables for the unique needs of each project and it’s handoff requirements.
Encourage and facilitate rapid ideation and growth of designs and concepts via prototyping.
Deliver engaging prototypes using the latest front-end technologies available.
Proficient in various prototyping tools (InVision, paper, Proto.io, etc…)
Expert competency in HTML, CSS and semantic markup
Strong in cross-browser and mobile JS and CSS complexities and troubleshooting
Strong knowledge of accessibility requirements and methods for implementation
Understanding of the fundamentals of software development, including best practices and OOD design patterns
Knowledge of ePub 3 development
Experience with Twitter Bootstrap or other UI frameworks
Experience with CSS pre-compiler, like LESS or SASS
AJAX development experience
Experience with Web Components
Mobile application development (Objective C, Java, Swift)
Experience with server-side development a plus (nodeJS, Redis, SQL, MongoDB or other)