Job Description :
UX Designer/UX Programmer

We’re looking for a user experience designer with programming knowledge to help us design and develop our proprietary software and contribute to the design of new features and enhancements. This person should have a passion for usability, an eye for visual consistency, and a knack for reducing the complex to the bare essentials.

Location: Rocklin, CA
Hiring Manager: Greg Christensen
Keep the interface beautiful and easy to use. Direct the visual appearance of all new features and enhancements on our software application
Initiate, suggest, and spearhead major UI re-factorings for a more intuitive user-experience
Design elegant solutions to complex workflows. Design things that people will talk about
Act as the user-advocate during the development process, subjecting early-stage designs to usability testing or expert review, and offering implementation suggestions from a user-centered perspective
Act as “go to” with in-depth knowledge of user interface best practices and standards. Use research-related services, theories and methods to support your recommendations
Take the initiative in providing input and feedback in both departmental discussions and on issues relating to other departments
Develop wireframes, behavioral specifications and personas
Three or more years of UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.
HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript expertise. PHP and MVC knowledge is a plus.
Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design.
Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders.
Be willing to help teammates, share knowledge and experience with them, and learn from them.
Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.