UX/UI Developer

  • Fund Recs
  • Waterford, Ireland
  • Sep 05, 2017
Full time Design Developer

Job Description

Overview of Role:

The role requires someone who thinks strategically about the importance of user experience. The successful applicant must work well individually and in a small team environment: working closely with Business Analysts, Product Management, R&D agile teams, and other relevant stakeholders to ensure UI and UX is a key part of the product roadmap deliverables.

 

The UX/UI Developer will own and drive UI and UX best practice in the product roadmap deliverables.

 

The UX/UI Developer needs to be hands on using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and be proficient in at least one Client-side framework (Such as AngularJS, React or Ember.js).

 

Must have portfolio to demonstrate previous work.

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Prototyping new versions of the product
  • Help create and maintain UX/UI strategy
  • Develop production-quality frontend code
  • Strong knowledge and experience in responsive design
  • Experience in Front-end web design with a focus on user experience and usability
  • Developing documentation and style guides for Developers
  • Must ensure that UX/UI continues to be fully embedded in the Agile Development process
  • Work with the internal teams to ensure that features are being developed and supported with wireframes and other visuals.
  • Guide, mentor and coach Business Analysts & Developers to improve usability methods.
  • Keeping up-to-date with legal requirements, standards, guidelines and professional good practice relating to UI design, accessibility, usability testing and usability research

 

Experience:

  • Must be highly proficient with HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Be proficient in at least one Client-side framework (Such as AngularJS, React or Ember.js)
  • Experience of CSS Framework such as Bootstrap
  • 3yrs+ experience as a UI/UX Developer with a web-based application
  • Expert Prototyping, Wireframe and Mock-up experience
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • The ability to influence and negotiate with relevant stakeholders
  • Proven history of progressing product designs from initial concept, through architecture, wireframes, and interactive prototypes to finished product.
  • A comprehensive online portfolio that illustrates design processes and execution of concepts across platforms.
  • Experienced in applying quality standards to all tasks
  • Keeps up-to-date on other market products
  • Experience in designing and conducting usability research and presenting findings and recommendations to key stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of design fundamentals including information design, visual design, industry UI standards for web-based applications, and ease of use best practices