Software Engineer - Web Dev (Backbone.js, Coffeescript,...

Counsyl @ South San Francisco, CA
New
23, Apr
(South San Francisco, CA) About YouAs a web developer at Counsyl, you’ll work closely with both engineering and design partners. You will take ownership of entire features or product initiatives from conception to release and beyond. The ideal candidate is has a strong understanding of product development, and the motivation to continually iterate to design the best possible solution. A true craftsman or craftswoman with experience building complex client-side interactions using modern tools Javascript/Coffeescript experience and understanding of modern JS MV* frameworks such as Backbone Experience with Javascript testing frameworks such as Jasmine or Mocha is a plus Understanding of responsive design and maximizing interfaces for varying displays Knowledgeable about web development frameworks like Django, Rails, Express, etc. Conversant with git version control CSS mastery (including SASS or LESS) What You’ll Create A brand people can connect with Medical reports people can comprehend Dashboards people can manage What You’ll Get: High visibility with the executive team, and the resources to get your ideas live The ability to learn about the healthcare industry and genomics Your voice will have weight; you alone can take us in a completely new direction Competitive compensation Catered meals every day plus a fully stocked fridge On-site gym access to work it off Dry cleaning and laundry service MacBook Pro and all the software you need Apply:

Senior Web Developer

NC State University @ Raleigh, NC
New
23, Apr
(Raleigh, NC) As University Communications leads the NC State through its first major brand refresh in 17 years, we are looking for someone who can provide leadership in the areas of digital and Web communications for the central university website, as well as other key constituent sites, micro-sites and online marketing communication efforts. This position will be responsible for development of the university's online strategy, including the technical management of the central web presence (www.ncsu.edu), strategic constituent sites and various online public communications channels.These duties may include efforts such as email landing page marketing tactics, Social Media campaigns, small Web applications and more.Ideal candidate will: See the big picture and have strong attention to detail Must have strong front-end, user experience skills with in-depth understanding of HTML 5, CSS3 and jQuery. Ability to create interactive, award winning websites used as signature web properties that showcase the new NC State Brand to our constituents. Build internal and external relationships through level-headed and positive interactions Serve as a resource and mentor for junior developers on campus Keep multiple projects on task by maintaining deadlines set by the client services team Work with customer service team to determine whether project is on track or needs to change course Ability to work with other developers, content creators, marketing specialists and videographers to create effective integrated advertising campaigns Have a proven track record for resolving conflict Work with a team of designers and programmers to develop Web sites and applications. Plan and schedule technical aspects and implementation of moderate to complex web sites and projects. Manage development tasks for multiple web projects simultaneously. Research technologies and techniques in order to advise clients in the best approaches to solving technical problems. Serve as a technical liaison with senior IT staff to identify and implement technical solutions that support university communications goals and business objectives. Web Developer Position Requirements:Mandatory: Bachelor’s degree with nine credit hours in programming and five to seven year of experience in business application consulting or development; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Desired: Knowledge of Twitter Bootstrap or similar frameworks, HTML5, information architecture, responsive design and Android/iOS application development. Familiarity with Content Management Systems, SEO, and Social Media api development. Working knowledge of Wordpress, jQuery, ADA Accessibility/Section 508 compliance, web application development processes and MySQL.. Knowledge of web standards, design standards, coding best practices, federal accessibility requirements. Knowledge of a wide variety web development software packages and ability to learn utilize new development tools quickly. Working knowledge of Mac OSX and Windows desktop environments. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, a positive work environment and the opportunity to help shape a newly merged team of talented cross-platform designers.Equal Opportunity Employer, diversity of thought and background encouraged and supported.AA/EEO In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.Apply:

User Experience Designer

Ultimate Software @ Fort Lauderdale, FL
New
23, Apr
(Fort Lauderdale, FL) Are you looking to join a software company that is passionate about delivering an outstanding User Experience? At Ultimate Software UX is a top priority. It’s this passion and focus that allows Ultimate Software to attract the industry’s most talented User Experience professionals. We offer a world class enterprise software solution in the cloud and are looking to continuously bring it to the next level through User Experience improvements. Please apply now to be considered for this User Experience Designer position.Ultimate is ranked #20 in FORTUNE's 100 'Best Places to Work For in 2014’. Ultimate is the top ranked cloud provider as well as the only HCM provider on the list. This is the third year in a row we have been listed on FORTUNE’s list. We were ranked #9 in 2013 and #25 in 2012. This position can be located in our Atlanta, Georgia office or in our headquarters office in Weston, Florida, which is just outside of Fort Lauderdale, FL.We are looking for a talented and motivated UX Designer to join our growing team to create compelling, meaningful experiences that enable our users to achieve their goals. Core responsibilities include interaction design, applying ethnographic and usability data, analyzing both stated and emerging requirements, communicating your design motivations/decisions to various stakeholders, and working in a professional manner within a cross-functional team to achieve project goals.The ideal candidate is passionate about user experience design and well versed in the evolving space of user experience design. This highly creative thinker is able to communicate design concepts through pencil through high-fidelity sketches, storyboards, wireframes, and business presentations. A person in this position must be to work within project deadlines, achieve project goals, and produce design consistent with the user’s experience in the large enterprise suite. A solid understanding of what is possible in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is key. A strong online portfolio is a must in order to be considered for this opportunity. Your portfolio should demonstrate creative problem solving solutions in the context of software (not just content web sites) and display an ability to deliver simple, engaging, and empowering user experiences. Primary Responsibilities: Produce compelling, engaging, user experiences that allow users to accomplish their tasks easily and efficiently. Achieve these goals while still fulfilling stated business requirements, project goals, and product vision Work with Product Strategy to understand product requirements and turning them into buildable user experiences Collaborate with other designers, user researchers, business analysts, and software engineers to enable the design process encouraging productive dialog, and helping the design team to solve design problems as they arise Participate and collaborate in concept development and design ideation for new product features Contribute toward and employ established UX patterns and conventions in experiences tailored to target devices (desktop, tablet, phone, etc.…) Produce design deliverables including user flows, sketches at various levels of fidelity, wireframes, journey maps, and other similar tools to demonstrate and to aid the validation of proposed design solutions Document the results of design related meetings and document design deliverables This position includes various levels of involvement in user research activities  Requirements: Solid skills in interaction design and an understanding of overall user experience principles 4+ years of professional design experience, including user experience design of web applications. Mobile experience is a strong plus Strong online, or distributable, portfolio/work samples that demonstrate a high-level of proficiency in interaction design for business applications of a similar complexity to the Human Capital Management domain Demonstrated ability to learn and design for complex business tasks and supporting technologies Experience working with a Product Strategy organization working with them to understand product requirements and turning the requirements into buildable user experiences Must possess good writing, presentation, and time management skills Must be a solid, professional, team player Must be able to work effectively with cross-functional teams to prioritize UX issues and review the results of user research Must possess a solid working experience with appropriate design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, and Balsamiq Possess an understanding of what is reasonably possible to achieve within the boundaries of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines High degree of self-motivation to learn new methodologies that will enhance job performance Experience employing user experience practices in the of Agile/Lean methodologies Self-motivated and willing to “do what it takes” to get the job done High degree of organizational skills An ability to work in a professional manner with various types of personalities Strong written and verbal communication skills Education/Certification/License: Bachelors/Masters degree in interaction design, industrial design, visual design, HCI, or a related field. Experience in the field will be considered in place of a degree if accompanied by 5+ years of experience and a very strong portfolioJob Perks: -Full medical & dental coverage for you & your family paid 100% by US -401K with no employer set cap and 35% contribution match -Wellness coach and massage therapist on staff -Revenue growth of 23% per year and 96% customer retention and stock unitsApply: Please send resume and portfolio to catherine_wiacek@ultimatesoftware.com!

FRONT END JAVASCRIPT WEB DEVELOPER

Ultimate Software @ Fort Lauderdale, FL
New
23, Apr
(Fort Lauderdale, FL) Ultimate Software is looking to hire a Front End JavaScript Web Developer to join our extremely talented Product Development team! As one of our Senior Software Engineers, you will be focused on architecting responsive design solutions as part of our continued improvement and growth of our multi-platform Human Capital Management enterprise software solution.Ultimate Software recently ranked in FORTUNE Magazine’s top 100 places to work, coming in at #20 in the nation. This helps explain why Ultimate Software is able to attract the country’s top talent—we pride ourselves in treating our entire team so well, they never want to leave. Ultimate Software is based in Weston, FL, which is just outside of Fort Lauderdale and Miami, and was ranked in the top 100 places in America for families to live.  While this is a full-stack software engineer opportunity requiring object oriented programming and SQL skills, this position requires a strength and passion for client side programming skills using JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5 to come up with the most usable solutions across multiple platforms. We are looking for someone who is passionate about programming and quality, and thrives in an environment working with the best in the industry in agile environment. The qualified candidate is someone who has a can-do, team player attitude and is an innovative thinker. Primary Responsibilities: Develop cutting edge Responsive Design software solutions using HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript frameworks such as Angular, jQuery, Knockout, Bootstrap, Backbone, Node Create and integrate features for our enterprise software solution using the latest C#/.NET/SQL technologies Learn new technology stacks quickly as needed for each new feature set Use Microsoft’s tools and technologies as well as Open Source to extend and improve the functionality of our product Use your own entrepreneurial spirit to innovate and help the team come up with more cutting edge usable products for our customers Work with team members in a collaborative agile team setting with constant process improvement and support at all levels of the organization Use agile methodologies such as test driven development, automated unit testing and test fixtures, and pair programming Actively participate in daily code reviews with talented software engineers and architects  Requirements: 3 or more years of experience in software engineering Work experience and demonstrable skills in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript frameworks (Angular, jQuery, Knockout, Bootstrap, Backbone, Node) Web portfolio demonstrating a proficiency in Responsive Design Software development experience including: OOP, Design Patterns, T-SQL Multi-tier application design and development Excellent problem solving and teamwork abilities Travel Requirement: Limited travel upon requestJob Perks: - Full medical & dental coverage for you & family paid 100% by US - 401K with no employer set cap and 35% contribution match - Wellness coach and massage therapist on staff - Free breakfast days, free ice cream days, free fitness classes 4/weekApply:

Web Designer (Job #23518)

Cornell University @ Ithaca, NY
New
23, Apr
(Ithaca, NY) The Marketing Group in University Communications is seeking a talented UI/UX Designer to bring a new dimension of creative sophistication to the university’s central web properties. Our primary objective is to surface the amazing activity at Cornell to audiences far and wide – and we need your help. We are a creative group whose main responsibility is promotion and stewardship of the Cornell University brand. We accomplish this by telling stories about the people and activities of the university as they relate to Cornell’s strategic initiatives. Our platforms are visuals, language, and interactive experience.We’re looking for a user-centered designer who can wear multiple front-end hats to work collaboratively on a high performing team. Your designs are clean, precise, fresh, bold, and engaging. You are ahead of the curve, pushing the envelope, while maintaining the discipline of best practices and accessibility standards. You use design to solve problems, meet the needs of users, and generate an emotional response. As a candidate for this position, you must be able to clearly communicate solid reasoning behind your design decisions, and see the value in receiving and providing constructive criticism.Some highlights of the work you will do: set the pace for the rest of the university to follow; be responsible for the most visible web properties at Cornell – reaching millions of visitors each month; work on a highly creative team of other web professionals, designers, writers, photographers, videographers, and project managers; solve a wide variety of design challenges – from web application interfaces, to new highly interactive transmedia story telling; pitch your own ideas to the team; lead campus-wide discussions on best practices and use-centered design; work in a fun, collaborative environment. Our group includes 28 people—a senior director and six teams (web development, writing, photography, design, video production, and operations).Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with more than 3 years and less than 5 years experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Translate communication needs into engaging, user-friendly, web properties; communicate clearly and effectively with back-end developers, project managers, clients, senior leaders; Utilize visual comps, wireframes, prototypes, user testing, and audience analysis to test and validate design decisions; Design effective and engaging responsive user interfaces for any device (desktop, tablet, mobile, etc.); Have command of HTML5/CSS3/JS – able to write clean, accessible, standards-compliant, cross-browser-friendly, front-end code; Have experience with content management systems (preferably Wordpress and Drupal); Understand the basics of server side languages and databases, and how your code will be integrated. Preferred: Experience in an advertising/marketing agency is strongly preferred. Bachelor’s Degree with coursework in communications or related field is also preferred. Job Perks: In addition to health care, dental, vision, retirement, and all of the standard-issue benefits, Cornell employees are eligible for educational benefits, corporate discounts, access to fitness centers, childcare grants, and a wide variety of perks: https://www.hr.cornell.edu/benefits/perks.htmlApply:

Junior/Middleweight Web Developer

Salad Creative @ Poole, UK
New
23, Apr
(Poole, UK) We’re looking for a super awesome Junior/Middleweight Web Developer with exceptional attention to detail to join our growing digital team.Salad overlooks the harbour in Poole, Dorset, and is home to a specialised team offering a highly bespoke and creative service to a range of client types and industries such as Salomon, Hall and Woodhouse, Clipper Round the World yacht race and Dorset County Council.Established in 2001, our agency delivers design and digital brand communication solutions. We’re committed and passionate, we prize creative talent and value intelligence. We’re a close-knit team and we love what we do.You’ll be working alongside the Head of Digital. You’ll be excellent at all levels of communication and able to quickly build rapport with people. You’ll work on a wide variety of projects and get the chance to grow and develop within the role. You’ll be a great listener, highly organised and able to balance the need to produce beautiful code with delivering projects on time and to budget.You will naturally hunt out new technologies and keep your finger on the pulse of our rapidly changing digital world.We will expect you to work hard, but we value the importance of life outside the office and while late nights are not unheard of here, they are uncommon.This is a great opportunity to become part of a dynamic boutique agency, working on exciting and varied projects and being part of a fun and friendly team.Necessary stuff Extensive knowledge of HTML/CSS Knowledge of Javascript/jQuery A basic level of PHP and MySQL skills Exceptional attention to detail Strong troubleshooting skills People skills! Not so necessary (but nice to have) stuff Basic knowledge of CodeIgniter or similar MVC PHP frameworks GIT version control Experience working with WordPress (and other open-source CMS) eCommerce experience Payment integration experience Strong awareness of user experience Experience with search engine optimisation and social media marketing Apply: To apply for the position please send your CV, examples of your work, a letter telling us about you, your experience, and why you’d like to work with us along with salary expectations (or current salary).

Sr. UX Interaction Designer (Leader in Mobile Financial...

FIS | Mobile @ San Francisco, CA
22, Apr
(San Francisco, CA) Why FIS Mobile? Our mission is simple: create software that allows users to have an immediate connection with their money through the power of mobile.  Our industry-leading SaaS-based mobile banking solution is revolutionizing how financial institutions and businesses connect with their customers and reinventing how consumers interact and manage their finances.  At FIS Mobile we believe it takes more than delivering a product in a box, it requires a passionate and dedicated workforce to develop influential and game-changing products and services.   Job Summary Responsible for designing the user experience for mobile banking & financial services apps and websites. Adhere to a user-centered design process to research, design, and document design solutions. Work collaboratively with other designers, product managers and developers to deliver best in class mobile experiences. Work on enhancing existing design paradigms as well as creating new ones when necessary.   Requirements: 5+ years experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, or other similar UX related role An online portfolio of work demonstrating relevant experience A Bachelor's degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related UX degree Experience designing for mobile apps and/or mobile websites General Duties and Responsibilities: Design mobile banking and financial services apps that adhere to a user-centered design methodology Lead design discovery sessions through brainstorming and conceptual design exercises Create necessary documentation to communicate experience flow diagrams using a variety of technique and software Create wireframes that document interaction and flow Build prototypes when necessary to demonstrate interaction design and flow Plan, recruit and perform usability testing where necessary Create visual design systems under the direction of the Product Design Leads Deliver visual design assets to technology for various screen densities Create and implement style guides that adhere to design standards  Mentor junior staff when applicable General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Proficiency in user-centered design techniques and methods Proficiency designing for mobile and tablet apps Clear understanding of design limitations and challenges of designing for mobile Expert use of industry standard design tools: Adobe Creative Suite, OmniGraffle, Axure Knowledge of Agile Development processes and approaches Ability to lead large scale projects, work independently or as part of a team Ability to prioritize work, manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines Strong communication skills across a wide variety of audiences: Designers, Product Managers, Developers, Clients Strong problem solving skills with the ability to make calculated design decisions based on varying Constraints Ability sell design concepts based on user-centered design rationale Benefits:FIS Mobile values our employees and we support them with a comprehensive and multi-faceted benefits program that includes: Competitive salaries Generous health benefits consisting of:       1.Medical benefit plan      2.Dental benefits plan      3.Vision benefits plan      4.Life insurance plan, long-term disability program and accidental death and dismemberment coverage.  Annual flexible spending account 401k saving program plus company matching plan Commuter program Credit Union program   In addition, the vacation package on a full calendar year includes: 2 Weeks Paid Vacation 4 Personal Choice Days 5 Sick Days 7 Calendar Holidays ADA Disclaimer:  In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position.  However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation.  All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.   EEO/AA EmployerJob Perks: Other perks include free parking at the Larkspur office, a fully stocked kitchen, game roomes and frequent employee events, such as bowling, Frisbee golf and company picnics.Apply: Please include a link to your portfolio

Client-side Engineer

Lonely Planet @ London, UK
22, Apr
(London, UK) About the role:Client-side Engineers at Lonely Planet work on the core products of lonelyplanet.com alongside Product, Design and other engineering teams. They help shape and deliver an engaging and beautiful lonelyplanet.com at lightning fast speeds.The Lonely Planet Online team is responsible for delivering lonelyplanet.com, a place that inspires, connects and helps travellers. We are challenged with bringing over 40 years of authored travel content to life on the web in a way that is engaging for our community and relevant for individual travellers.We’re passionate about our products and the evolving technologies we use to build them. We want engineers that want to build stuff quickly, probably break things along the way and fix it even faster. We use lean principles. We value rapid deployment, metrics driven engineering and experimentation.Do you contribute to an open source project or write a blog? Let us know. We’re interested in what you’re excited about. Here’s what we’ve been up to: our engineering blog: http://engineering.lonelyplanet.com our GitHub repo: https://github.com/lonelyplanet. We're looking for someone who: understands the complexities of big websites. wants sites to be fast. Like, really fast - and will keep pushing for it. is agnostic about the technology stack and will use the right tool for the job. cares about the user experience, whether that relates to visual design, the website speed, or ensuring we can deliver new features fast enough. You: understand the fundamentals of programming and software engineering. Having to work with code in a new language shouldn't scare you. are highly skilled in writing and architecting Javascript for large applications. understand progressive enhancement and what it means to the end user, as well as how to leverage it to build robust and fast web sites. understand the design principles behind MVC and the benefits & drawbacks of using the currently popular client-side MVC frameworks. are proficient in writing scalable and collision-free CSS. You understand that it's the simplest part of the stack to learn, the part that needs the most maintenance and the easiest to get wrong. You will have come up with techniques to manage and contain applications which require large amounts of CSS. understand how the browser works internally and how that affects how you write features in order to make them as performant as possible. are happy debugging rendering problems, knowing that getting the code to the user is now only part of the problem. understand and preach the continuous delivery cycle including testing, fast feedback and continuous deployment. have no issue using advanced features of Git and should have some basic understanding of how it works internally. need to understand technology problems as part of a broader product vision. have passion for travel and interest in building systems that connect travellers with content and each other. respect Ron Swanson (OK, this one isn’t really a requirement). Our Technology:We’re big believers in ‘right tool for the right job’ and encourage engineers to try new technology. Currently our stack includes:Sass, Haml, Mustache, Javascript, Coffeescript. Ruby (with and without Rails), Java, Lua, Node and maybe even some Perl.We want engineers to be involved in the product, not just the code.At Lonely Planet we: support a healthy work-life balance provide flexible working arrangements work as a unified team across Design, Development, Product, Operations and with broader groups of talented people are pretty relaxed about most things (every now and then someone even swears, you have been duly warned) don’t really care what you wear (so long as you are clothed) are obsessed with table tennis (not all of us). Lonely Planet currently has development teams in London and Melbourne and we’re growing a team in Nashville. We are looking for people with a variety of skills and experience. Across LP we’re working with large amounts of content from our amazing authors and a growing number of other sources so we can continue to deliver rich, up to date content to travellers through a variety of products and platforms.Lonely Planet has always been at the forefront of travel in the digital world launching lonelyplanet.com in 1995 and travel guides for Palm Pilot in 1999 and iOS apps a decade later. That passion continues today with teams in London and Nashville continually innovating and improving the experience for travellers visiting our website.Job Perks: Lonely Planet is a casual and flexible place to work. You can work alongside other passionate and talented people and focus on getting quality products out the door.Apply:

Product Designer

Lonely Planet @ Franklin, TN
22, Apr
(Franklin, TN) Position Overview:The Product Designer is responsible for the delivery of high-quality, intuitive, consistent and elegant design solutions across Lonely Planet’s products and services. This position will offer leadership in creative and interactive product design both within the Business Development team and across the broader digital design, product and development teams. The Product Designer will help develop the user experience strategy, and will provide suggestions, ideas and solutions, to set the quality benchmark, ensure it is adhered to and challenge it where required. The Product Designer will be responsible for working across  many platforms, some of which include but are not limited to, Video, Mobile, Merchandise, Developing sub-brands, Commercial products and complimentary paraphernalia, Event materials, Sponsorship, Industrial Product Design etc… This role will ensure that all design work is completed to an agreed look and feel, on schedule. In addition, this role will consult with and contribute to the brand direction of Lonely Planet and help maintain consistency in brand execution, messaging and compliance.Key Result Areas: Create quality, user-centred designs for commercial digital products by considering market analysis and user research findings Develop wire frames, interaction models and workflows for digital products as required Work with Business Development Managers, Project Managers, Marketers and Content Producers to develop appropriate visual and interactive design solutions. Consider their needs in the process Ensure that designs across the Design team are delivered within the relevant project methodologies Mentor junior designers to ensure that work is of a consistent quality Develop and maintain brand style guides and communicate accordingly Contribute creative ideas and apply creative thinking to problem solving Champion design cohesion and consistency Ensure that interface designs and development keep moving ahead of industry standards. Teamwork & Communication: Work as part of the LP community to create a positive, tolerant and harmonious work environment Deal with all staff in a helpful, courteous and respectful manner Communicate ideas which may improve the efficiency, performance or standards of your department and be open to the consideration of new ideas Actively participate in the giving and receiving of constructive feedback to ensure understanding and open team relationships Ability to work in a virtual team environment, communicating effectively with technical and non-technical colleagues Ability to work in a distributed team environment. Policies & Procedures: Actively ensure that the workplace is kept free from harassment, bullying behaviour and discrimination through thoughtful behaviour and leading by example Work in accordance with Lonely Planet policy and procedural guidelines Comply with all Occupational Health and Safety guidelines, reporting any potential risks or hazards Follow safe work practices for self and others. Key Skills / Experience / Knowledge / Qualifications / Attributes:Essential Strong theoretical and applied design skills, including experience in visual, interaction and application design Understanding and championing of accessibility and usability industry best practice Strong understanding of user-centred design methodologies Excellent understanding of user experience principles and a strong focus on the user when developing interactive solutions An accredited design qualification and industry experience in a digital design role, including experience in interaction design Excellent understanding of colour, typography, layout and iconography Ability to develop, improve, document and implement effective processes Strong written and verbal communication skills, including experience in report-writing, formal and informal design reviews, and recommendations Proficiency with current versions of Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash (both animation and actionscript) Excellent organisational skills Deadline oriented with a demonstrated ability to work under pressure. High level of initiative with a creative perspective to problem solving Able to work independently and as part of a team. Demonstrable leadership skills Ability to mentor and develop interactive team Proven ability to manage and expand a pool of resources or 3rdparty suppliers (where required) Assist with vendor selection process where required. Desirable Understanding of digital product development and product management Experience in implementing user-centred design in an Agile environment Strong understanding of CSS and Javascript Experience in planning and facilitating user research Experience in rapid prototype development. Apply:

Senior Javascript / UI Developer

Lonely Planet @ Franklin, TN
22, Apr
(Franklin, TN) About the role:Javascript Engineers at Lonely Planet work on the core products of lonelyplanet.com alongside Product, Design and other engineering teams. They help shape and deliver an engaging and beautiful lonelyplanet.com at lightning fast speeds. We're looking for Engineers to join our team based out of Nashville, Tennessee.The Lonely Planet Online team is responsible for delivering lonelyplanet.com, a place that inspires, connects and helps travellers. We are challenged with bringing over 40 years of authored travel content to life on the web in a way that is engaging for our community and relevant for individual travellers.We’re passionate about our products and the evolving technologies we use to build them. We want engineers that want to build stuff quickly, probably break things along the way and fix it even faster. We use lean principles. We value rapid deployment, metrics driven engineering and experimentation.Do you contribute to an open source project or write a blog? Let us know. We’re interested in what you’re excited about. Here’s what we’ve been up to: our engineering blog: http://engineering.lonelyplanet.com our GitHub repo: https://github.com/lonelyplanet.   You: are master of the JavaScript universe (native and some frameworks) have skills in HTML and CSS know a little about some scripting languages (primarily Ruby for us) can’t live without source code management (we use GitHub) need to understand technology problems as part of a broader product vision respect Ron Swanson (OK, this one isn’t really a requirement) have passion for travel and interest in building systems that connect travellers with content and each other. Our Technology:We’re big believers in ‘right tool for the right job’ and encourage engineers to try new technology. But just to give you a taste, this is some of the technology we’re currently big fans of: Ruby and Rails Sass, Haml, Coffeescript iOS and Android AWS, Chef Ubuntu, PostgreSQL. We challenge engineers to be involved in the product, not just the code. In weekly planning sessions, engineers bring product and technology ideas and work together with stakeholders to set priorities and goals for the week.At Lonely Planet we: support a healthy work-life balance provide flexible working arrangements work as a unified team across Design, Development, Product, Operations and with broader groups of talented people are pretty relaxed about most things (every now and then someone even swears, you have been duly warned) don’t really care what you wear (so long as you are clothed) are obsessed with table tennis (not all of us). Lonely Planet currently has development teams in London and Melbourne and we’re growing a team in Nashville. We are looking for people with a variety of skills and experience.Across LP we’re working with large amounts of content from our amazing authors and a growing number of other sources so we can continue to deliver rich, up to date content to travellers through a variety of products and platforms.Lonely Planet has always been at the forefront of travel in the digital world launching lonelyplanet.com in 1995 and travel guides for Palm Pilot in 1999 and iOS apps a decade later. That passion continues today with teams in London and Nashville continually innovating and improving the experience for travellers visiting our website. We’re entering an exciting new era of Lonely Planet on all devices, being led from our Nashville office.Job Perks: Lonely Planet is a casual and flexible place to work. You can work alongside other passionate and talented people and focus on getting quality products out the door. We're active in the local community and support our team to host/attend meetups and conferences. Even got some free food around!Apply:

Senior PHP Developer

Lonely Planet @ Franklin, TN
22, Apr
(Franklin, TN) About the role:The LP-X team within Lonely Planet are on the front line of experimentation and proving the viability of new product ideas, quickly. We’re looking for someone with the right mix of skills tech skills and attitude to join this growing team. How well you you gel with us is just as important as your technical prowess.We’re passionate about our products and the evolving technologies we use to build them. We want engineers that want to build stuff quickly, probably break things along the way and fix it even faster. We use lean principles. We value rapid deployment, metrics driven engineering and experimentation. LP-X is at the forefront of this mindset.We love open source development and encourage developers to open source their work or contribute to open source projects. Do you contribute to an open source project or write a blog? Let us know. We’re interested in what you’re excited about. Here’s what we’ve been up to: our engineering blog: http://engineering.lonelyplanet.com our GitHub repo: https://github.com/lonelyplanet.   You: understand the fundamentals and software engineering. Having to work with code in a new language shouldn’t scare you love PHP (and hopefully some other languages too) don’t get scared by a bit of Wordpress action are excited by shipping awesome products to real users are as interested in the product you’re building as the code you’re writing always use CI and continuous deployment (we use Jenkins) are unable to live without source code management (we use GitHub) respect Ron Swanson (OK, this one isn’t really a requirement) have passion for travel and interest in building systems that connect travellers with content and each other. Our Technology:We’re big believers in ‘right tool for the right job’ and encourage engineers to try new technology. But just to give you a taste, this is some of the technology we’re currently big fans of: Ruby and Ruby on Rails PHP, Wordpress Sass, Haml, Coffescript iOS and Android AWS, Chef Ubuntu, PostGres. At Lonely Planet we: support a healthy work-life balance provide flexible working arrangements work as a unified team across Design, Development, Product, Operations and other broader groups of very talented people are pretty relaxed about most things (every now and then someone even swears, you have been duly warned) don’t really care what you wear (so long as you are clothed) are obsessed with table tennis (not all of us). Lonely Planet currently has growing development teams in London and Melbourne and Nashville. We are looking for people with a variety of skills and experience to help us continue to build world-leading products.Across LP we’re working with large amounts of content from our amazing authors and a growing number of other sources so we can continue to deliver rich, up to date content to travellers through a variety of products and platforms.Lonely Planet has always been at the forefront of travel in the digital world launching lonelyplanet.com in 1995 and travel guides for Palm Pilot in 1999 and iOS apps a decade later. That passion continues today with teams in Melbourne, London and Nashville continually innovating and improving the experience for travellers visiting our website. We’re entering an exciting new era of Lonely Planet on all devices, being led from our Nashville office.Job Perks: Lonely Planet is a casual and flexible place to work. You can work alongside other passionate and talented people and focus on getting quality products out the door. We're active in the local community and support our team to host/attend meetups and conferences. Even got some free food around!Apply:

Product Designer

Crunchyroll @ San Francisco
22, Apr
(San Francisco) Full-Time, San FranciscoCrunchyroll is looking for talented and passionate designers to work on our web, mobile, and living room device products. You will work with a stellar team of designers to create intuitive user experiences and innovative user interfaces that millions of our viewers will engage and interact with.Responsibilities Work with the development team to create an exceptional user experience for web, mobile, and TV Iterate and contribute to key user workflows Analyze user interaction and responses to help drive design decisions Design and code UI/UX for web, mobile, and TV applications Requirements Bachelor's degree in design, engineering or related Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript Expert in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop An exceptional eye for beautiful design and usability Understand the nuances of UX and UI and passionate about both Detail-oriented, be able to tweak digital graphics at the pixel level and adjust the smallest shades of color Benefits Competitive salary Health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, and Commuter benefits Fun, passionate and skilled co-workers Free lunches 3x/week Pet friendly environment About Crunchyroll, Inc.Crunchyroll is a leading global destination and platform for Japanese anime and Asian content. Through applications including Crunchyroll for iPhone, iPad, Android, Playstation®3, Playstation®4, Xbox LIVE®, AppleTV, Roku, Internet-enabled TVs, set-top boxes, affiliate websites and its own streaming website, Crunchyroll delivers more than 25,000 episodes and 15,000 hours of officially-licensed content from leading Asian media producers direct to viewers translated professionally in multiple languages within minutes of TV broadcast.  Crunchyroll has offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Tokyo, and is a member of the Association of Japanese Animations (AJA) and Licensing International Merchandisers' Association (LIMA). More information about the company can be found at www.crunchyroll.com.Apply:

Product Designer

Big Cartel @ Anywhere in the U.S.
22, Apr
(Anywhere in the U.S.) Big Cartel is home to over 500,000 independent artists, all hustling to make a living doing what they love. We’re looking for a product designer who’s passionate about helping those artists by creating the simple tools they use. We’re a small team, so you’ll have a direct hand in crafting our future through designing new features, refining existing UX/UI, and the many other random projects our small team environment allows.The person we’re looking for will have a design background that shows they look beyond the latest trends and can create simple, clear, and engaging work with a high level of craftsmanship. Someone with a track record of taking complex problems and simplifying them into obvious interfaces. Our preference is also for someone that has experience designing for web and mobile apps, rather than the standard client marketing sites.Here’s what we’re looking for: A solid design background with an obsessive eye for details Experience building web and mobile apps Ability to strangle some HTML and CSS with your bare hands Self-motivated and able to efficiently run with a project without close supervision And a big gold star if you have: Experience with newer tools like SASS and HAML Experience with JavaScript, Ruby on Rails, and Git Experience working remotely or on your own Experience managing projects and teams If you’re interested, you can find out more about how we think and work in our handbook. When you’re ready to apply, we’d love to hear a little about yourself and see some examples your work. Bonus points for uniqueness and anything else that makes you stand out.Job Perks: - Work from anywhere in the U.S. (extra credit for SLC, UT) - Honor-system PTO - Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance - 401(k) with match - Free books and conferences - The best hardware and software available - Funding for your ideas through our Employee Art GrantApply:

Desktop Support

Public Broadcasting Atlanta @ Atlanta, GA
22, Apr
(Atlanta, GA)  Public Broadcasting Atlanta (PBA) is a non-profit organization known as Atlanta Educational Telecommunications Collaborative, Inc. (AETC).  As a broadcast service PBA is comprised of WABE90.1FM, WPBA-TV30 and the digital services of wabe.org, pba.org and Atlanta PlanIt (including other digital properties). For more information on the broadcast service, programming and opportunities to become a member, please visit www.wabe.org   Job Title:  Desktop Support Department: IT  Accountabilities: Assist staff in resolving technical issues and provide courteous and knowledgeable assistance with questions. Train end-user on best practices, short-cuts and user efficiencies Resolve local and network printing issues. Install, configure, and support hardware/software for PCs and Laptop. Troubleshoot network connectivity using TCP tools such as ping, ipconfig, nbtstat, nslookup, tracert. Develop and maintain desktop support procedures, and prepare end-user documentation. Assist other IT personnel/vendors with projects, as needed.  Set up, take down, and configuration of end-user computer systems. Installation and configuration of various peripherals. Installation, configuration, sync, and troubleshooting of mobile devices. Know and uphold the policies and procedures set by PBA. Demonstrates excellent verbal communication and writing skills. Demonstrates good customer service skills and motivation. Ability to work well with various people. Basic understanding of networking. Other duties as assigned.  Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrates experience in using, configuring, and troubleshooting various Microsoft products. Basic experience with SMTP configuration of Outlook/Exchange. Able to solve Outlook configuration issues such as permissions, views, calendar-sharing, email rules, data migration, etc Understanding of various platforms, Windows Vista, Windows 7, MS Office Products, MS Exchange, MS Internet Explorer, Apple-Mac. Understanding of various mobile platforms, Apple, Windows Phone and Android. Experience in and knowledge with troubleshooting and working with Office 365, VMWare, VOIP. Has familiarity with Adobe products, ie. audition and adobe pro. Has experience training end users. Ability to coordinate moves, lift computers, and computer monitors      Knowledge and Skills:Associate degree minimum, MCP and or MCSE a plus, 2-4yrs.working experience in job related tasks. Must be professional, prompt and able to multi-task. Qualified candidates are team players with the ability to work independently.    LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, interpret and follow directions from technical journals, instructions and manuals. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints.  MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to apply basic mathematical equations and concepts.  REASONING ABILITY Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions.  PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed. May require walking primarily on a level surface for periodic periods throughout the day. Reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or Lifting as required filing documents or store materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques required.  WORK ENVIRONMENTThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.For the most part ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional office equipment as found in a typical office environment.   Public Broadcasting Atlanta740 Bismark Rd. NEAtlanta, GA 30324Fax: 678-553-3026Apply online at: www.wabe.org Email: hr@pba.orgEOE  Apply:

Super Star * Web Developer HTML/CSS/JS/PHP

SKUBA DESIGN STUDIO @ New Orleans, LA
21, Apr
(New Orleans, LA) SKUBA Design Studio – New Orleans, LAWho You Are You are a web developer with strong coding skills in native PHP and PHP frameworks, that works hard, and takes pride in what you do on every project. For you, conforming to development best practices goes without saying and you are constantly learning the latest technologies while figuring out how to incorporate them into your next creative endeavor. You are looking to work for a company that is commited to producing amazing websites and unique experiences using cutting edge technology.Who We Are Skuba is a creative, fun, future focused studio located in the Garden District of New Orleans. Skuba is near cool shops, excellent restaurants and an unusual mix of people makeing the location perfect to inspire. We have a fun, casual work environment comprised of a close team of some of the best web designers and developers in the region. We work hard & laugh a lot. We understand client expectations and believe in nothing short of stellar deliverables on every project. We have great clients both large & small, local & international. We have several very exciting projects coming up and are looking for the right person to ad to the team! What We Do We work closely with our clients to produce award winning CMS powered websites, interactive marketing campaigns, and custom web applications.What We Want From You  Experience and high proficiency with ExpressionEngine, Drupal, or comparable CMSImpeccable front-end development skills (HTML/CSS/JS)Extensive knowledge of CSS3 coding techniques like Media Queries, Animations, Transitions, etc.At least a foundation in HTML5 development including Canvas, Web Workers, Web Sockets, Geolocation, and Audio/VideoProficient with MySQL and writing complex queries across multiple tablesExperience with a version controlled workflow, specifically using SVNAt least one example showcasing your use of a third-party API such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Maps, Last.fm, Wunderground, etc.A BA/BS from a 4-year university, or applicable professional experienceMobile development experience is considered a major plusWhy New Orleans? New Orleans is an amazing & very social place to live... you will never be without something fun to do. Music Festivals, Food Festivals, crawfish boils, parties abound. Kickball, Frisbee Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Biking, OR head down to the swamps to do some gator watching... We are also just a short drive to the beaches of the Gulf or minutes from boating on one of our beautiful lakes. But there's another side of New Orleans that is not known by all and that is it's growing tech community paired by being listed as the top city for entrepreneurs. This combination is making for an exciting and amazing time to be in New Orleans. So if all the food, music and festivals aren't of interest to you no worries we have plenty of meetup groups & hackathons - you will not feel like you are without like minded people!Listed by Forbes in 2013 as one of the top tech cities in America, New Orleans is rapidly growing to be known as a city poised to be the next big tech hub, coined as the Silicon Bayou. Forbes also listed New Orleans as attracting the "Biggest Brain Magnets" and Travel & Leisure thinks we're pretty hip. AND New Orleans has a low cost of living less than the national average and 121% less than New York City!If working with a great group of people in a fun, future focused company appeals to you please send your resume, website or website examples and salary requirements jobs@ skubadesign . Apply: Please make sure to name your resume with your name, include examples and salary requirements.

Web Designer Needed Yesterday - Telecommuting is OK!

Advant Interactive @ Venice, CA
21, Apr
(Venice, CA) We are Advant Interactive, a group of design and developer nerds. We’re a small bunch (thus far), but we have plans for world domination - or at the very least, we’d like to be in business a long, long time.We’re located in Venice, just a Kobe 3-pointer from the beach, and a taxi ride from the heart of LA. We need someone who seeks a position on the cutting edge of web development. Don’t live in LA? Not a problem - we’re open to making a telecommute option workfor you.IMPORTANT: Our ideal candidate has a solid background in user-centered design and experience working on a variety of ecommerce products and sites in all different kinds of fields - from nutraceuticals, to medical, to legal and everything in-between.All candidates must work with speed and enjoy sweating over tight deadlines.They must live to design and not be satisfied until they’ve seen a project through from insemination to birth to that first day at kindergarten.Who are you? The dude (or dudette) for the role should have a minimum of two years in the world of web design, with a portfolio that’s likely to blow our socks off.Because we live in the virtual world, it does not matter where you reside, as long as you are available during business hours.  Still reading?Do you have the following requirements? Can WOW us with your designs. Can create user-centered visual layouts and design elements for web and mobile applications. Can confidently explain your design decisions in meetings with the boss and client. Have a strong background in User Interaction and Visual Design. Have the ability to self-motivate and self-adjust when needed. Ability to stay up-to-date with current technology and trends. BONUS POINTS: You understand jQuery. And it goes without saying…You can both talk the talk and walk the walk.You have 20:20 vision when it comes to fine details.You consider missing a deadline one of the seven deadly sins.If you’ve gotten this far, you could be just what we’re looking for!Apply today!Job Perks: Work remotely!Apply:

Full-Stack Engineer

Continu @ San Francisco, CA
21, Apr
(San Francisco, CA) We're looking for a talented and passionate Full-Stack engineer to join the Continu team full-time in San Francisco.About ContinuAt Continu, our mission is to solve workplace problems with simple, intuitive solutions that delight all users. Continu is a Human Resource platform that helps unlock organizational performance through streamlined Recruitment, On-boarding, Learning and Analytics.  It's People Operations, simplified.As our Full-Stack Engineer you will: Work on our API / APP building delightful new features and products Work closely with all members of the team on product and technical (asynchronous) architecture Be design focused and passionate about delighting out customers Have experience with Continuous Integration Be comfortable speaking directly to clients if necessary Be passionate about the problems we are solving and constantly looking for the best ways to solve them Be a team player Work in a TDD or BDD environment Be active in the development community and give back as much as possible Fit into the Continu Culture What we're looking for: 3+ Years of industry experience A bachelors degree in CS or equivalent Detailed experience working with javascript (node.js), express.js, mongodb, redis, angular.js, elasticsearch, HTML5, CSS3 Experience with chef, AWS and general dev ops is a big bonus Job Perks: * Work from where you feel most creative * Full Benefits & 401k * Attend Annual Conferences of your choice * Flexible work hoursApply: To apply, please email the following details: * Tell us why you'd be a good fit to join the Continu team * Explain some of your previous experience building with these technologies * Copy of your Resume * Link to your Github profile * Links to recent work you think we should see

Back-End PHP Developer at Printfection

Printfection @ Denver, CO
21, Apr
(Denver, CO) OverviewWe're an excited and ambitious small team looking for an awesome back-end developer.We believe in collaboration and communication. Someone who's excited about building the best solution and loves the challenges of a large application. We seek team members with passion and drive — and, of course, who write great code. DetailsPrintfection has built a large-scale application to help companies manage their promotional product marketing. We handle real-world physical products alongside online marketing campaigns.Your role will cover the entire stack: from building custom frameworks, to handling multi-level caching, to fixing bugs and implementing quick fixes.  Requirements Deep understanding of object-oriented PHP Background in every area of the LAMP stack Excitement to work with small and agile development team Two-years experience working with web applications  Great at writing, communicating, prioritizing, and executing  Hours and Compensation Competitive hourly rate Flexible hours (nights, weekends — you name it) Work from home (be available to collaborate in-person now-and-then) 30 to 60 hours a month Freelance / Part-Time (expand to full-time if you love us and we love you)Almost every member of our team has started as a contractor and ended up joining full-time.Job Perks: Awesome benefits, even for freelancers! Flexible hours, work from home, join us for happy hours and sporting events!Apply:

Senior UX/UI Designer

GoNoodle @ Nashville
21, Apr
(Nashville) Love designing fun products with a huge impact? Come work for one of the fastest growing EdTech products in the world that’s changing the lives of millions of kids. GoNoodle is used by teachers in over 75,000 classrooms every month to give kids quick, fun, and interactive brain breaks throughout the day. These breaks help kids channel their physical and emotional energy to improve focus, behavior, and engagement.We are growing, have a big vision, and want a talented UX/UI designer to join our team. Here’s who we are looking for: You are passionate about creating experiences that delight users (that’s delight, not Deee-Lite) You can design responsively and responsibly — web, mobile, even older version of Internet Explorer (eek!) You’re comfortable with HTML and CSS, including advanced CSS animation and layout techniques You communicate design ideas through sketches, wireframes, and functional prototypes... like a boss You think talking with users and discovering new ways to approach a problem is as much fun as playing a heated game of Uno! You aren’t afraid to ask “what if?” (what if we show passwords by default, what if this feature was easier to use, what if there’s such a thing as the “perfect” animated GIF?) If this is you, we’d love to talk.Job Perks: Mission: when's the last time you got really excited about your work improving millions of lives? Ship happens: we work quickly, iteratively and have an admirable track record of shipping often and on time. Bennys: competitive salary, health insurance, 401(k), generous vacation, work from home policy. Good stuff.Apply:

Web Designer

Cornell University @ Ithaca, NY
21, Apr
(Ithaca, NY) Web Designer- Requisition # 23285 The Division of Alumni Affairs and Development's role at Cornell University is to facilitate a lifelong relationship between alumni, parents, and friends and the university. The division is built upon an unwavering ethos of donor-centric fundraising and collaboration among its 350 staff. You will be an integral part of the Cornell Now campaign as we approach the University’s Sesquicentennial in 2015.  As of February 2014, the campaign had raised approximately $4.59 billion toward its goal. Cornell achieved the best fundraising year in its history during FY12, with $778 million raised. The AAD communications team is seeking a creative, nimble, web designer who will enjoy the challenge of developing compelling digital communications for a highly diverse global audience of alumni, donors, volunteers, and others who care about Cornell. Your Role: Oversee and implement the design and development of AAD's existing public-facing web properties, alumni.cornell.edu and giving.cornell.edu. Make design improvements and updates. Recommend and implement improvements or new treatments for design, content, and information architecture. Create new subsites, microsites, or other digital properties to meet emerging communications opportunities. Formulate and implement creative ways to make the sites more engaging, user-friendly, and impactful. Serve as the user experience evangelist for AAD's existing and new websites and email communications. Implement testing and metrics that will help us track success, measure ROI, and make educated plans for future improvements. Take a lead role in the conception through implementation of new websites or redesigns. Deliver html emails and other related digital elements of integrated marketing campaigns. Work with stakeholders inside and outside communications functions to keep digital properties  current, fresh, and compelling. Requirements: We welcome an individual who enjoys being part of a team effort to build relationships; someone who excels in interpersonal communication and has the ability to work collaboratively with internal and external colleagues while demonstrating cultural sensitivity and a strong respect for differences. As our lead web designer, you will bring: Exceptional user interface design skills, across platforms Grounding in using analytics to measure results Expert-level, standards-compliant, knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (including jQuery and/or other libraries), and Adobe Creative Suite Knowledge of server-side languages, including PHP and ColdFusion Proficiency developing websites that effectively integrate social media, multimedia, video, and audience interactivity Experience with responsive design Ability to help establish realistic goals, deliver work on schedule, and communicate project risks and issues Interest in leveraging digital communications to shape attitudes and behaviors; an entrepreneurial drive to identify and solve juicy problems Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years of professional experience Application Process: Please apply online to Requisition # 23285 at http://careers.hr.cornell.edu. In addition to applying online to this posting, please submit two to three samples (Digital Preferred) of your work and cover letter to: Jennifer Campbell jc557@cornell.edu 130 East Seneca Street, Suite 400 Ithaca, NY 14850 Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities  Apply Here: http://www.Click2apply.net/sw4q9jfApply:

Front end UX & UI developer

Open Knowledge @ Anywhere
21, Apr
(Anywhere) Open Knowledge is recruiting an experienced UX & UI developer, primarily to work on CKAN, our flagship open source, open data platform. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an innovative technological space for a dynamic and flexible organisation that strives to drive transparency and empower citizens. This is a remote role, ideally full time role with opportunities to get involved in a variety of work while crafting and improving our existing tools that are used all over the world!You’d be responsible for: owning the front end and user experience of CKAN customizing CKAN & Open Spending for different governments and organisations driving and improving the usability of CKAN & Open Spending tools working on visualizations, modeling, prototyping Key Skills Substantial front end development experience Javascript (& frameworks, e.g. JQuery), HTML, CSS, Git Solid understanding of responsive design User-centric, cross-platform, design and implementation experience Use stats, research and knowledge to understand users Ability to prototype, share, and respond to feedback Self-motivated & able to prioritize and meet deadlines Bonus points for any of these: Experience of Jinja2 like templating systems Passion for open data / open source / open knowledge Experience balancing users’ case against business needs Experience with Agile style methods (scrum, kanban, lean) Knowledge of the CKAN codebase and extensions (Python) Geo-spatial & cartographical interests/understanding We generally work remotely (with strong contingents in London and Berlin), using asynchronous communication (email, IRC, GitHub) but with standups, developer meetings and demos most days (Skype, Google Hangout) and real-world gatherings more than twice a year including at the Open Knowledge Festival. We also try and ensure our developers can attend at least one open source conference a year.At each level of our software stack we use best-in-class open source software, including Python, Nose, Travis CI and Coveralls, Sphinx and Read the Docs, Flask, Jinja2, Solr, PostgreSQL and SQLAlchemy, JavaScript and jQuery, Bootstrap, Git and Github, and Transifex.We iterate quickly, and publish working, open-source code early and often.All of our code is on github – it is open to public scrutiny, and we encourage contributions from third-party developers. This means that we have to write exceptionally clear, readable, well-tested code with excellent documentation.All code contributions, whether from internal or external developers, are made with GitHub pull requests and we do code reviews in the open on GitHub.We are engaged with a large and active community of users, developers and translators of our open source software, via our mailing lists,GitHub issues and pull requests, public developer meetings, Stack Overflow, and Transifex. We support users in getting started with our software, encourage and mentor new developers, and take on feedback and suggestions for the next releases.Apply: Please use subject line “Front End Developer — CKAN/Services” and include the following in your application: your CV; a link to your online website, portfolio, GitHub account or similar; [optional] a cover letter. Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. BST on April 27, 2014. No agencies please.

QA Analyst

CDM Princeton @ New Jersey
21, Apr
(New Jersey) Job DescriptionTitle: QA Analyst Company/Location: The CDM Group, New JerseyDepartment/Discipline: Project Management Responsibilities: Ensure QA project work is optimally completed–on time and within budget Work with project managers, information architects, designers, and developers to define use cases and business requirements Discuss client requirements and scheduling with production and account teams to ensure the timely, accurate, and effective completion of project deliverables. This includes providing accurate estimates for deliverable QA work scope Develop test cases, test plans, and scenarios Be experienced with quality assurance reporting and tracking software As necessary, recommend QA processes and/or techniques as well as define policies to improve department, and agency efficiency Maintain a leading edge understanding of QA as related to interactive technologies best practices and possibilities Qualifications and Experience: Experience with tools, concepts and methodologies of quality management. Strong attention to detail. Strong problem solving, analytical, and organizational skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work independently and capable of identifying and resolving issues. Motivated team player; flexible, proactive, good attitude, and responsive. 2+ year’s prior agency QA experience as related to front-end web development and internet advertising, a plus. Bachelor’s degree CDM is an equal opportunity employer and offers a comprehensive benefits package to its employees.Apply:

Developer

CDM Princeton @ New Jersey
21, Apr
(New Jersey) Want to work with a multi-talented creative and innovative digital team? Have a passion for usable design? Want the ability to work with an awesome team while being entrepreneurial? We are open to hearing your ideas and value sharing them as a group.We are a close-knit family with a goal to produce the most innovative and quality-driven work out there. We inspire each other to reach our highest potential and you can be included.Ready to have your voice heard?Must be able to work well under pressure and have a can-do attitude while working with your team.If you have a true passion for what you do, find yourself always seeking out new technologies and approaches then consider this role! We are looking for someone with the following qualifications: Responsibilities: Technical design and programming of public facing asp.net websites and applications Maintain 10-12 existing .net sites Speak to both internal (design, pm, account, qa, ba) and external client teams regarding website functionality Participate in the design and implementation of new applications to support existing and new clients Enhance existing and develop new web services to integrate data from disparate systems. Use best practices and design patterns of .Net/C# software development to produce quality applications and components Document all work Maintain version-controlled code and development assets Qualifications and Experience: 3+ years .Net experience 3+ years C# experience 3+ years MVC and non-MVC experience 2+ years web service experience (wcf/asmx) 2+ years SQL development experience Java and PHP experience a plus BA/BS required Self-motivated to explore new technologies, techniques Team oriented Prior experience with ad agency or service bureau a plus Must have excellent oral and written communication skills CDM is an equal opportunity employer and offers a comprehensive benefits package to its employees.Apply:

Junior User Experience Designer

CDM Princeton @ New Jersey
21, Apr
(New Jersey) UI/UX Designer Full-time position Princeton, NJ Want to work with a multi-talented creative and innovative digital team? Have a passion for usable design? Want the ability to work with an awesome team while being entrepreneurial? We are open to hearing your ideas and value sharing them as a group.We are a close-knit family with a goal to produce the most innovative and quality-driven work out there. We inspire each other to reach our highest potential and you can be included.Ready to have your voice heard?We are looking for someone with excellent problem solving skills and is able to work quickly to clearly communicate concepts with a team or writers, designers, and developers. Must understand all of the factors that go into a RWD project, and with the help of developers, be able to help guide a team from beginning to the end. Must be able to speak to the different screen sizes of desktop, tablet, and mobile and understand the user experience challenges that go with each size. Must be able to work well under pressure and have a can-do attitude while working with your team. What you need to know… You always put user experience first, always! Able to create clean and clear wireframes, quickly prototype the user experience Ability to take prototypes and produce usable and simple user interfaces Ability to quickly understand projects to help organize and create message maps or site maps Works well within teams to help them think through the user experience and structure projects Able to think through all the possible scenarios and user options (nothing gets by you). Must be able to work through the user experience with developers, and challenge developers, all while allowing developers to inspire the design and user experience Must be able to handle multiple projects at once Qualifications Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite of products Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, and InDesign in addition to Sketch, Omnigraffle, Axure, and Balsamiq. Understand HTML and CSS (bonus) EducationFour year degree in related field requiredApply:

Front-end developer/designer (AngularJS & Bootstrap3)

Event Collab LLC @ United States
21, Apr
(United States) We are looking for a freelance web developer to work with our team to build out the UI for an AngularJS/Bootstrap3 based web application.  Implementation with best practices for a responsive design with efficient code and experience with a variety of frameworks and libraries is expected as well as a good sense of design aesthetics in keeping with the modern flat design approach.  Our stack is php (Laravel) and MySQL back-end with an AngularJS/Boostrap3 front-end which may be extended with additional libraries (d3, ...) and directives.   Proficient with HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and jQuery Experienced AngularJS development Familiarity with Bootstrap3 UI/UX design experience and implementation Examples for recent work ABOUT THE JOB Work with a project manager, wireframes and examples to build out the UI for a new web application with an admin/dashboard type interface HTML5, CSS3, javascript, AngularJS, Boostrap3 Write code for the views/templates Implement Directives to extend AngularJS's core functionality Design UI elements and layout with an overall UX mindset Design graphical elements to clearly present data to the end user. Git version control  Job Perks: Work with a small team focused on a single web application. Work remotely with flexible hours. Convenient team communication through Google chat/hangout and email.Apply: email subject: Freelance Front-end Position - 04.2014 Please include a brief resume and links to repo(s) (github) and URLs with examples of your recent work.