WEB DESIGNER & DEVELOPER (UI/UX/FRONT-END)
- Santa Monica, CA
Web Designer & Developer (ui/ux+html/css+js)
- Create engaging, easy-to-use visual web designs that address customer needs in an intuitive, professional way
- Develop compelling graphical prototypes, mockups, wireframes, and interaction flows for business stakeholders as part of a design review and approval process
- In coordination with product & marketing, develop and maintain a style guide / design bible to provide guidelines that ensure a consistent look & feel across all web (and mobile) products
- Collaborate with web developers and engineers on design implementation. Contribute to the ongoing development and support of our high-traffic, high-availability web applications and services.
- Exercise strong attention to detail and always strive for pixel perfection across most browsers and form factors
- Optimize and/or debug code as needed to maximize performance, scaling, usability, and quality
- Keep up-to-date on the latest design trends & techniques and assimilate new front-end web technologies
- Participate in agile planning, scope estimation, and updates for team projects
- Web development talent proven by great work experience, hobby projects, open source contributions, design portfolios, and/or superior academic results
- 8+ years of professional experience in software development with a strong command of web design principles
- 5+ years of experience designing and implementing highly engaging responsive web sites (e-commerce a plus)
- Experience working in an Agile or lean software development environment
- Experience using software version control tools (Git, Mercurial, etc.) Experience with GitLab a plus.
- Experience working with bug & issue tracking tools like JIRA, Bugzilla, Issue Tracker, etc.
- Strong English-language communication (verbal and written) and documentation skills
- Ability to work in a collaborative, technically challenging environment with rapidly changing requirements
- An independent thinker who is self-motivated and solves problems on their own without prompting or guidance
- A scrappy, entrepreneurial attitude that gets high-quality projects done quickly
- You have a portfolio providing examples of your work and links to sites that demonstrate your designs
- You have experience with mobile application visual and UI/UX design in addition to web
- Experience with full-stack web application and services development in a LAMP (equivalent) environment
- You have an advanced degree in computer science, graphic design, web development, or similar
- You are a passionate PC gamer. CS:GO experience and a familiarity with skins trading is a plus.
- This job is located in Santa Monica, CA. Local candidates preferred.
Monday, May 8, 2017