Datu Health, Inc.

UX Engineer

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Date Posted: November 4th, 2013
Description:

UX Engineer JOB ID: 512379-425140

Reporting directly to the Executive Creative Director, the UX Engineer is responsible for developing the user interfaces designed by the Creative Director and team. This is a collaborative position that requires deep design and development experience. Facilitates requirement discussions between creative team and the development team. Key participant in the overall UX creative process.

Drive the process for the UI/UX of the service
Translate wireframes & mockups into launch-ready, valid HTML5/CSS3/Javascript
Collaborate with the Creative Director to create detailed prototypes of UI features
Suggest best-of-breed processes and technologies to enhance the UX with respect to performance, client brand and product management.
Passion for usability and accessibility
Strong problem solving skills and the ability to address problems with innovative solutions
Strong command of cross-browser development techniques and browser degradation strategies
Understands and applies user-centered design skills, disciplines, and principles
Rapidly iterate and develop solutions, with or without visual aids
Inform the creative and art direction
Experience in debugging and troubleshooting programming related issues
Creation and management of required art assets (icons etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS REQUIRED

Energetic, collaborative, proactive and motivational leadership, inspiring cross functional team to deliver top performance
Outstanding interpersonal skills including a deep commitment to the company goals, highly adaptive, intellectual curiosity, good judgment, honesty and integrity
Excellent written and oral communication with ability to lead and facilitate consultative conversations
High attention to detail and accuracy
Proven ability to formulate and execute results utilizing strong analytical, critical decision-making and strategic planning skills
Able to concisely, clearly, and formally communicate complex concepts and formulate process solutions
Experience working with business partners, technical partners, and consultants
Able to prioritize effectively and meet strict deadlines while managing multiple, competing tasks
Strong team player able to form functional work relationships with peers and superiors
Customer service orientation with tangible outcomes
Strong experience using the agile methodology
A passion for innovation, an intuitive desire to build the best technology user experiences.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience
Minimum of 10 years’ experience in advanced UI development and design
Strong understanding of UI technologies
Good knowledge of lean/agile product development
Strong skills of strategic creative thinking in UI design and development

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