UI Engineer

Location: Bethesda, MD
Date Posted: 11-20-2017
Our client is a high-growth software company in the healthcare industry and is based in the Washington DC-area with employees located throughout the country. They have pioneered the interactive patient care industry. Their clients are changing the nature of healthcare in America by using our tools to flip the model of patient care on its head. Their software applications empower healthcare providers, patients and families with information, tools and community needed along the patient journey to improve outcomes. 

Their employees are changing the lives of over a million of patients and their families every day. If you consider yourself a rock star who loves working in a high-growth, dynamic environment filled with passionate employees then we want to meet with you, as we have your dream job!  

This position requires a strong background in and experience with User Interface technology development (JS, HTML, CSS). Applicants must have demonstrated experience with all phases of product development life-cycle: research, review, prototyping, production, testing and documentation.
Responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to:
  • Write client-side code for fast, easy-to-use, high volume production applications and prototypes
  • Contribute complete front-end stack of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Develop modular components within an AngularJS application
  • Integrate front-end UI with backend services
  • Ability to investigate and improve existing features and components
  • Optimize applications to maximize speed and scale
  • Contribute in the design and implementation of UI changes across our product base
  • Develop detailed technical analysis and design specifications based on functional requirements
  • Collaborate heavily with fellow developers, designers and analysts to solve problems
  • Contribute to and follow coding standards
  • Disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance
  • Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Proficiency with core skill-set: HTML, CSS, Javacript
  • Experience integrating with libraries and frameworks: jQuery, AngularJS
  • Knowledgeable of the latest trends in web development, including HTML5/CSS3 features, Responsive Design, Progressive Enhancements, and development for device(s)
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, ability to multi-task and prioritize, and comfort refactoring
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written
  • Visual design ability and experience working with designers a plus
  • Comfortable working within an Agile team environment as well as independently
  • Scripting language skills (python, awk, bash) a plus
  • Linux/Unix knowledge a plus
Credentials and Experience:
  • 2+ years experience working on large-scale web solutions;
  • Demonstrated experience in developing slick user-centered applications;
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