Sr. UI / Front-End Developer - React, TypeScript, HTML / CSS

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eXcell, a division of CompuCom Systems, Inc.
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 6+ mos

Job Description

Find out why eXcell is the employer of choice for contractors! Join eXcell and enjoy our generous employee benefits!

The Sr. UI / Front-End Developer role will run through June 30th, 2021 with possibility of extension.

As a Senior UX Engineer, you will facilitate creative ideas and translate them into innovative technological solutions. You will have a thorough grounding in user experience best practices and the ability to identify / analyze current and future UX technology trends. Your responsibilities will include creating, presenting, and delivering exceptional technological design solutions that exceed business and user expectations.

You will work across a wide variety of technologies to help drive user experiences that are not only creative but grounded in best practices, valid UI, technical proofs-of-concept, robust software architecture, & solid design theory. The ideal candidate will also be well versed in the ideation, visual design, & creation of interfaces across multiple device end-points, as well as being a highly-skilled Software Developer / Prototyper who is passionate about creating engaging user experiences.

As an ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Skills in software programming and graphics
  • Creativity and imagination
  • Acute sensibilities to minute details
  • Adaptability and ability to pick up new techniques / technologies
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to keep up to date with advances in computer technology and how this affects the application environment
  • Skills to use software products and drive to make them better

You are a talented software engineer who is passionate about how design comes to life. You are a results-oriented collaborator and a nimble developer with keen design sensibilities. You have experience interpreting designs into fully functional interactive experiences and quickly learning new tools and technologies. Best of all, you understand and appreciate the design process and know how to merge that knowledge with established development processes. You will be familiar working collaboratively with both Design and Development disciplines to help integrate & investigate cutting-edge interface design and/or technological solutions to help drive the future of software. You will know what it takes to technically converse with software development teams whilst also educating them on the importance and value of UX design.

Key Responsibilities:

You'll be entrusted to craft technological solutions that help to drive future software and hardware products. You will work closely with other UX engineers as well as partners to plan, design, develop, test, deploy, and maintain robust software systems and services to support cross-organizational prototyping efforts.
  • Work hands-on with other designers, engineers, and product managers
  • Maintain high standards of software quality by writing clean, well-documented code that prioritizes maintainability and testability
  • Design, develop, and test software in accordance with established OOP standards, patterns, and best practices
  • Participate in peer reviews of solution designs and related code
  • Work alongside Visual and Interaction Designers to investigate cutting-edge design patterns
  • Collaborate with Designers, Developers, and PMs to translate designs into applicable code to run across multiple platforms
  • Invent and contribute towards better tooling and/or processes to help improve integration of UX design patterns into product development
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Digital Interaction Design, or related field, or equivalent alternative education, skills, and/or practical experience
  • 5+ years of experience developing interactive digital applications
  • 5+ years of experience using modern web technologies, patterns, and tools such as MV*, REST, VS Code, TypeScript, Node.js, and asynchronous programming, React, MobX, WebSockets, and WebRTC strongly desired
Expertise / Experience (Must Have):
  • Proven experience with JavaScript frameworks, including React
  • Proven experience with TypeScript
  • Proven experience with CSS3 and CSS solutions written in JavaScript (e.g. JSS, Styled Components, etc.)
  • Proven experience with touch-first experiences, cross-browser compatibility, responsive design, and adaptive layouts
  • Knowledge of fundamental concepts and patterns for Object-Oriented programming
  • Experience with JavaScript animation libraries a huge plus
  • Experience with web motion / animation performance optimization a plus
  • Fluency in the principles of user-centered design methods, usability, interface / interaction design, and inclusive design
  • A broad portfolio of development work, demonstrating capabilities described above
  • User-focused & humble
  • Passionate & honest
  • Fast & decisive
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and multitasking capabilities
  • Self-motivated and willing to expand knowledge
  • Ability to self-manage whilst working on simultaneous projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Aware and respectful of other cross-functional disciplines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills demonstrated through a comfortability in presenting work and actively gathering feedback
  • An enthusiasm for keeping up to date on current topics in the field to inspire and inform work and organizational culture
  • Love challenging norms and standards
  • Extreme attention to detail, driving for pixel perfection
  • Good sense of humor

W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell , a division of CompuCom Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit

Company Information

eXcell™ started out as Excell Data back in 1991 in Bellevue, Washington and rapidly grew as a privately held IT professional services firm. We were acquired by CompuCom in 2001. Our culture is passionate, collaborative and results-oriented. We pride ourselves on our long standing customer and associate relationships which have been the foundation of our continued success.
Dice Id : excell
Position Id : 21-00650
Originally Posted : 2 months ago