Frontend Software Engineer - UI/UX Development and Design

Charlottesville, Virginia, United States · UI/UX · E 20190903

Description

Are you a Frontend Software Engineer who loves to create beautiful software design in an engaging environment?. We are looking for exceptional web developers with strong software engineering chops and solid UI/UX design skills to join our front-end development team.

You will design and develop innovative user interfaces and information visualizations for a growing web application to help our end users make sense of their challenging problems. This position is unique among front-end development positions in that you will be responsible for building and maintaining a front-end codebase that is used across many products at the company. This requires a keen focus on keeping the interface intuitive while still enabling all of the powerful data analysis tools necessary to slice and dice a problem.

You will work with our superlative team that includes Systems Engineers, Mathematicians, Computer Scientists, UI/UX Designers, and Developers. Solving fun and challenging problems is in our DNA - at CCRi, we only take on interesting projects.

Requirements

Are dedicated to designing and building superb user interfaces

· Have strong experience with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

· Have experience developing and iterating on mockups, translating these to style and code

· Have excellent debugging and problem-solving skills

· Have a strong visual design sense and appreciation for developing a stellar user experience

· Enjoy researching and testing the latest and greatest technologies

· Have the ability to multitask, prioritize, and respond quickly in a fast-paced environment

· Learn quickly and want to share knowledge

· Enjoy working in an exciting, dynamic environment with a great team of intelligent co-workers

· Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field with at least 3 additional years of related professional experience

· US citizenship required


Bonus points if you also:

· Use Angular, or have experience with other JS frameworks

· Have experience writing in TypeScript

· Have experience with css pre-processors (Stylus, LESS, SASS, etc)

· Use data visualization tools/toolkits such as d3 or similar libraries

· Have experience developing map based applications using OpenLayers, Leaflet, Google Maps, etc.

· Are familiar with all aspects of software development, including client/server programming

· Have the ability to drive and review APIs for back-end functionality

· Are interested in data mining, analytics, and/or machine learning

We’re looking for candidates with solid technical foundations and a desire to continue learning. Preference given to candidates with an active security clearance.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and status as a US citizen, and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. Failure to do so can and will result in dismissal.

Benefits


CCRi is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce because we know that our differences benefit our employees, our customers, and our community. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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