Website Flexisource IT

Role Purpose

The role of User Experience Developer is to work closely with the designers and developers to translate custom designed conceptual experiences into functioning products. It is a ‘hands on’ front end development role, being involved in the day-to-day interaction with the client and often being seen as an expert in the front end in areas such as accessibility, best practices and browser technology. It’s not a passive role and requires creative thinking, not just accepting/implementing designs, but rather challenging concepts or patterns that don’t feel right.

 

Key Responsibilities

Development:

  • Translate static designs into functional, responsive web pages.
  • Produce living style-guides when required.
  • Work within limitations of existing UI frameworks as needed (Outsystems UI).
  • Comply with WCAG 2.0 accessibility standards

Technical Understanding:

  • A general understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design.
  • Understands Internet, Intranet, Extranet and client/server architectures.
  • Possesses a thorough understanding of our capabilities.

Client Management:

  • Sets and manages client expectations.
  • Builds a knowledge base of each client’s business, organisation and objectives.

Internal Operations:

  • Participates in the recruitment process and is actively involved in recruiting events.
  • Actively contributes to internal programs and process improvement.
  • Identifies opportunities for improvement and makes constructive suggestions for change.

Experience & Knowledge:

  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS and responsive design.
  • Well versed with WCAG 2.0 Accessibility guidelines.
  • Proficient with JS and at least one modern JS library (ReactJS, VueJS, Angular or similar).
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors such as SASS.
  • Experience with CSS frameworks such as tailwindCSS or similar.
  • Understanding of BEM naming conventions and practices.
  • Experience with templating languages such as PUG or Markdown.
  • Experience with some of the following tools Webpack, Gulp, NodeJS, codekit.
  • Working knowledge of version control, preferably GIT.
  • Experience with CMS frameworks, bonus points for Kentico or outsystems.
  • Basic understanding of .NET and ability to work in .NET based solutions.
  • Exposure to JIRA and Agile working environments.
  • Basic knowledge of REST API principles.
  • Basic knowledge of SEO principles.
  • Design skills a bonus but not essential (Figma, Adobe XD or Sketch)

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Works well independently but also collaborates well within a team.
  • Able to efficiently and effectively prioritise time and tasks.
  • Exemplifies the behaviours for working in a positive team environment.
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to broaden and deepen knowledge base and proficiencies.
  • Remains on the forefront of emerging industry practices.
  • Polished and confident in client interactions.

 

To apply for this job email your details to friedreich.soriano@flexisourceit.com.au