UI/UX Designer

Xavient Information Systems
Philadelphia, PA
Jul 21, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Position: UI/UX Designer III

Location: Philadelphia PA

Duration: Long Term

Job Description:

Responsible for the design, development and creation of user-centered designs for Web sites

Responsibilities include human factors engineering, heuristic evaluations and usability testing for Web and client based applications as well as metrics setting and monitoring for assessing the usability of the Web application

Works to improve the usability, usefulness, and desirability of Web sites in collaboration with Graphic Designers, Product Managers, Engineering Staff and other Web Designers

Must be able to perform usability tests, provide design prototypes and provide ad hoc user interface consulting

Responsible for requirements gathering and articulation of user interface issues-including development of page/site prototypes

Must be knowledgeable of user-centered design methodology, user scenarios, usability testing, storyboarding, paper and interactive prototypes

Must have demonstrated skills in graphic applications, HTML development tools and other applicable authoring tools, Web production, front-end development using programming and scripting languages

Must be able to integrate design into program rules and system architecture and create innovative approaches to improving the end-user experience

Must be familiar with platform/browser compatibility and basic usability issues

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Graphic Design, or other related field Or equivalent work experience

Typically has at least 5 years of combined IT and graphic design experience

Able to understand HTML and strong working knowledge of Web generators and photographic libraries

Possesses a portfolio of Web sites or solutions.

Required Skills:

Minimum of 1-2 years with 5-8 years preferred in front-end development experience building accessible, cross-platform web sites and web applications

- JavaScript, HTML, CSS

- Ability to write JavaScript code without a framework

- Experience with at least one JavaScript testing library (Jasmine, Mocha, Chai, Sinon, etc.) & test runner (Karma, Teaspoon, Web Component Tester, etc.)

- Experience building web applications

- Polymer is a plus

Additional Preferred Skills:

- Experience with or exposure to Web Components & Polymer

- Knowledge of NPM & Gulp

- Knowledge of source control systems (Git, Subversion)

- Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment tools (AntHill Pro, Jenkins, Travis CI)

- Knowledge of Web Performance best practices

- Experience with Analytics and Big Data (Omniture, Splunk)

- Agile development experience

- DevOps experience

Thanks & Regards,

Dipak Sharma

Xavient Information Systems

Great Ideas....Simple Solutions

2125-B Madera Rd Simi Valley, CA 93065

US-Tel: 805-823-6700 Ext: 2386

E-mail: dsharma5@xavient.com


Visit us: www.xavient.com

Company Description
Xavient Information Systems Inc. is a global IT engineering company. Working together with such partners as Oracle and Microsoft, Xavient is able to provide comprehensive solutions to customers with a commitment to industry standards and proven technologies in development and support. Strengths include Datawarehousing Middleware, Java, Microsoft Technologies, ERP, TQA, etc. Xavient offers IT Services and innovative practices that enable business process improvement. We provide world-class software solutions to both Fortune 500 companies and smaller companies that need to better leverage their technology investments.

Philadelphia, PA


Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:01:40 PDT