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User Experience Analyst (9197978)

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Jun 05, 2019

Mostly Remote

Freelance

Agent: Julie H.

Job #: 148433

Salary: $40/hr

Job Description

Candidates will be able to determine the best medium for each prototype based on its primary purpose. These solutions will range from highly iterative paper prototypes and click-throughs for rapid exploration to more developed fully functioning prototypes for presentation and handoff to engineering. Candidates who have backgrounds in design and art, but also have a strong technical expertise in web coding such as HTML5, CSS and Javascript, are the one’s we’re looking to fill this position. So if you fit this description, have a passion for crafting the best browser and mobile based experiences possible and are ready to help push products from early ideation all the way to growth and success, then we want you. In this role, you will also have the collective knowledge and experience of the prototyping team at your disposal. 

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. 
  • Help create and maintain a UI component library with CSS, HTML and JavaScript 
  • Proficient in various prototyping tools (InVision, paper, Proto.io, etc…) 
  • Expert competency in HTML, CSS and semantic markup 
  • Strong JavaScript ability and knowledge of ES6 
  • 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 

Additional skills: 

  • AJAX development experience 
  • Knowledge of and experience with available JavaScript libraries, such as Angular.js, React.js, or others 
  • Experience with Web Components 
  • Mobile application development (Objective C, Java, Swift) 
  • Experience with server-side development a plus (nodeJS, Redis, SQL, MongoDB or other)

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