UX/UI Developer in Edison, NJ at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/2/2020

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    Edison, NJ
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Job Description

UX/UI Front End Developer


We are seeking an experienced UX/UI Front End Developer to join our team of 16 IT professionals. We offer an excellent work environment, with the opportunity for growth across a variety of modern technology platforms. Salary competitive with comparable for-profit environments, commensurate with skills alignment for the position, and excellent benefits.

The successful candidate will work directly with a team of 4 developers, a Web Manager and Web Content Administrator, supporting a statewide network of providers. You will be working for an employer that is interested in staff development through trainings and open communication. This is an opportunity to be a part of an enthusiastic and committed team of professionals working with enterprise technologies while making a difference to those most vulnerable in society.



This position is overseen by the Managing Senior Software Engineer and reports to the Chief, Information Systems. Our environment consists of a statewide network of 6 distinct providers with 23 Locations, over 500 users, who service over 60,000 clients a year. Our IT environment includes over 100 servers, Docker, Rancher, GIT, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, VMware, Cisco Network & VoIP Infrastructure, Network Faxing, Exchange Clustering, SQL Farm, SharePoint, and IIS. Our web and development applications are used by clients, partners and internal staff. We adhere to weekly sprints and utilize JIRA for project planning. Code reviews happen weekly towards the end of each sprint.



         Responsible for the user experience and user interface across our development and web projects with a focus on creating functional and engaging user interfaces.

         Design solutions that meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

         Analyze user feedback and analytics data to identify issues and iterate functional solutions to meet end user needs and maximize the user experience.

         Work with our Publications team and Senior Leadership to establish and comply with style guidelines to ensure a consistent aesthetic and corporate brand.

         Meet with stakeholders to understand expectations and guide the user experience conversation.

         Creating responsive websites and applications.

         Understand the unique UX/UI challenges presented on mobile platforms and designing appropriate solutions to address them.

         Awareness of different approaches applicable to the populations served; general public, professionals, legislators, donors, clients and non-English speaking visitors.

         Wireframe solutions to assist with project visioning, explain workflows and improve development efficiency.

         Work with development team to identify dependencies and consequences as well as understand technical implications of development requests and paths available.

         Participate in story grooming, peer code review and project planning.

         Adhere to established programming best practices and procedures, including security best practices.

         Assist with strategic visioning.



         Ensure software projects are thoroughly documented.

         Research and recommend technologies relevant to our environment and business goals.

         Maintain up-to-date knowledge on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices.

         Keep abreast of national industry IT related developments, issues, and conversations through the various forums available. Share relevant information with the management team.

         Any other duties as assigned.



         Significant relevant experience.

         Experience with RESTful API utilization and tools.

         Experience programming in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.



         Angular (2+ preferred)

         Experience with user testing.

         Capable of requirements gathering.

         Experience with Version Control (ex. GIT, TFS).

         Capable of debugging.

         Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

         Excellent collaboration skills.

         Excellent problem solving skills.



         Multimedia design.

         Graphic art suites such as Photoshop, InDesign, CorelDRAW.


         React or Vue.js

         Experience programming in .NET, C#, Entity Framework

         Automation (Builds, Testing, Deployments).


Please forward your resume to mona@engagestaff.com for immediate consideration.