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American Specialty Health
UI Developer
HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, JQuery
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San Diego, CA
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  • UI Developer
  • San Diego, CA

2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles, Gold--National Business Group on Health
2012, 2011, 2010 & 2009 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America--Inc. 5000
2009 & 2006 Best Places to Work--San Diego Business Journal
2008 100 Best Places to Work Nationally in Healthcare--Modern Healthcare

The UI Developer is responsible for providing support to programmers for Web sites and applications in creating front-end templates. He/she works closely with the design team to provide all the necessary components to hand off to the development team for implementation of the user interface.

Responsibilities Include:

·        Provides support to programmers by converting PSD’s into clean and easy to maintain reusable HTML/CSS.

·        Creates masterpages, themes, skins; integrates work into .NET pages.

·        Design/develop rich Web 2.0 features which will be templatized.

·        Develop websites in HTML5 for mobile web development.

·        Validates/tests for 508 compliancy and cross-browser/platform compatibility.

·        Develops Flash actionscripting.

·        Participates in code reviews.

·        Maintains code libraries.

·        Comparative research.

·        Documents processes.

·        Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


·        Bachelor’s degree in computer graphics or related field. Adobe certification a plus.

·        3+ years experience in developing intuitive user interfaces for web-based applications that adhere to web standards and designing rich Web 2.0 features.

·        Experience in mobile site development.

·        Experience with slicing mockups in Photoshop.

·        Must have a familiarity working in a .NET environment, Visual Studio, and web application infrastructure.

·        Expertise in handwritten, clean, reusable, optimized, table-less XHTML/HTML5, CSS, and Javascript.



·        Ability to implement AJAX libraries and JS Frameworks including JQuery and JQuery Mobile.

·        Knowledge of cross-browser/platform compatibility, 508-compliancy, user-centered design, usability, visual and web application design, information architecture (taxonomies, content hierarchy, etc), front end development.

·        Ability to code in Flash Actionscripting 3.

·        Demonstrated ability to interact in a positive, respectful manner and establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.

·        Ability to display excellent customer service to meet the needs and expectations of both internal and external customers.

·        Excellent listening and interpersonal communication skills to identify critical core competencies based on success factors and organizational environment.

·        Ability to effectively organize, prioritize, multi-task and manage time.

·        Demonstrated accuracy and productivity in a changing environment with constant interruptions.

·        Demonstrated ability to analyze information, problems, issues, situations and procedures to develop effective solutions.

·        Ability to exercise strict confidentiality in all matters.

From our corporate-casual dress code to paid vacation and holidays to company-sponsored social activities, ASH provides excellent benefits and incentives. Some of the many benefits offered by ASH include:


What makes American Specialty Health such an awesome place to work? There are MANY perks, including:


  • Acupuncture, chiropractic, and other unique health benefits
  • Healthyroads Coaching for Weight Management, Tobacco Cessation, and Healthy Living at no cost to employees
  • Discounts to local gym memberships
  • Incentives program -- employees and spouse/domestic partners can receive up to $600 a year ($150 per quarter) for reaching specific physical activity goals using a wireless activity device
  • Corporate awards ceremony for employees, featuring an awards presentation that honors ASH employees
  • Holiday and employee health challenges with fun incentives
  • Sports sponsorships
  • Wellness committee
  • Quarterly healthy living challenges
  • An annual *Get Healthy!* award for an employee who*achieves a significant wellness goal


In addition to our more unique health care benefits, we provide employees with a wide array of more traditional benefits. They include:


  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Matching 401(k) savings and retirement plan
  • 11 paid holidays annually
  • Paid personal time off to be used for vacation, sick time, etc.
  • Life and long-term disability insurance
  • Public transportation reimbursement (up to $75 per month)
  • Free Parking
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible health care spending account
  • Software training classes
  • Monthly seminars
  • Tuition reimbursement


Explore our website to find out more about our company, our values, and our open positions. Start changing lives and your idea of work today!

American Specialty Health




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