User Experience Prototyper - New York - 9441BR

The User Experience Prototyper is a highly skilled practitioner responsible for the development and delivery of HTML/CSS/JavaScript prototypes that support the overall design of end user experiences. This individual collaborates closely with user experience team members throughout the full user-centered design process, creating working prototypes to facilitate design iteration, end-user research, and design specifications.

The User Experience Prototyper works in a diverse, multi-disciplinary environment on user experience design prototyping activities throughout the product development lifecycle, often with numerous design prototyping initiatives occurring concurrently.

This proactive team-player must work well with others and effectively communicate ideas to a diverse group of stakeholders by creating elegant prototypes that uphold the integrity of the team’s interaction and visual designs. The ideal candidate would be able to improve upon existing communication processes and redefine our deliverable handoff process.
  • Builds HTML prototypes to demonstrate the overall look and feel of visual and interaction designs in support of multi-featured strategic product initiatives
  • Contributes to the overall design process through close collaboration with interaction and visual design team members
  • Contributes to the creation of a component library
  • Participates in the definition of overall design process
  • Offers new ideas advancing user-friendliness, efficiency, and design

  • Strong passion for building pixel-perfect HTML/CSS/JavaScript pages
  • Ability to multi-task and efficiently manage time
  • Self-accountability for meeting a high standard of excellence
  • Ability to confidently present solutions and to accept or provide constructive feedback
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills
  • Detail-oriented self-starter with ability to work independently and as part of a team
Platform Technology Solutions
  • BS degree in Design, Computer Science, or similar
  • 6+ years of experience building web and mobile user interfaces
  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript
  • Familiarity with common front end technologies (ReactJS, AngularJS, and other MVCs)
  • Ability to set up and work in development environments
  • Experience with version control technology (i.e. Perforce, Git, etc.)
  • Ability to develop across multiple browsers and devices
  • Basic understanding of server side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Genuine appreciation and concern for user-centered designs
  • Quick, efficient, and well-organized worker who pays upmost regard to detail
  • Clear, succinct communicator who knows when to ask appropriate questions
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