UX Developer

New York City, New York
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Janna Karstens

Job Description:

Our client is a large financial institution in Manhattan, New York City and they are looking for a UX Developer for a 1 year contract job with the potential to convert to full time. This UX Developer role is 40 hours a week, health benefits and 401K offered.

Primary Responsibilities for UX Developer:
• Work with the digital marketing team to design, program and integrate features and functionality on responsive website
• Develop and maintain features with HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery and CSS (LESS/SASS) 
• Develop clean, user-friendly web UIs utilizing cross-browser/device compatible HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery and CSS 
• Assist business stakeholders with execution of digital marketing campaigns on the website 
• Provide guidance and support to the internal digital agencies as required.
• Train business stakeholders in use of CMS, in a variety of forums including: one-on-one meetings, group meetings, town halls, and webcasts as required 
• Experience working within an enterprise-class digital marketing systems and tools (CMS, web governance, analytics) 
• Experience with creating error free code that adheres to WCAG accessibility standards 
• Experience designing/developing cross browser/platform interactions 
• Must be a strong team player with a proactive, can-do attitude 
• Demonstrated digital marketing experience with a large enterprise-class brand (consultancy or agency experience a plus) 

UX Developer Required Skills: 
• Minimum 4-6 years of proven experience with web development 
• Deep knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript (ES6), jQuery and CSS (LESS/SASS) 
• Experience with responsive web design frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation) 
• Experience with front-end templating (Nunjucks, Handlebars, or Mustache) 
• Experience integrating third-party APIs (REST, SOAP) and parsing to JSON/XML 
• Experience working within an enterprise-class content management systems (CMS) 
• Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field 
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Strong collaboration skills; team-oriented with ability to manage multiple projects at once

UX Developer Preferred Skills: 
• Experience with front-end development frameworks (Angular2 or React) 
• Experience with Data Visualization libraries (Highcharts, D3) 
• Experience with package and task-managers (npm, gulp, webpack) 
• Experience with setting up and deploying to cloud infrastructure (AWS EC2, AWS S3)