UX Designer

Columbus, OH
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Posted By:
Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Excellent UX Design opportunity in Columbus, OH! The creative technologist role combines the UX Design and web development expertise into a single discipline. They are able to develop and prototype innovative user experience solutions that push the envelope on human-computer interaction and front-end engineering. 

They must have the ability to problem solve challenging front-end UI challenges and communicate with fellow designers, and Business and IT partners. 

Creative Technologist Job Specifics: 
- Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge and experience 
- Understanding of responsive web design best practices 
- Write clean and semantic HTML markup 
- Strong JavaScript and/or jQuery - writing custom code, not just implementing jQuery plugins 
- Working understanding of Angular.js. Specifically, MVC architecture, directives, controllers, views and scope. 
- Ability to problem solve challenging front end UI challenges 
- Collaborate with IT and User Experience team members to help craft solutions and prototype possible solutions 
- Offer feedback and recommendations on designs and interactions, as it relates to the front-end development 

- Minimum 5 years front-end development experience 
- Implemented at least 1 responsive site 
- Portfolio or links to live sites is encouraged 
- Knowledge and understanding of Twitter Bootstrap, or similar framework is a plus 

Client Description:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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