Front-End Engineer (UX / UI)

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:

We’re seeking innovators who are excited about the prospect of transforming the energy industry and making impactful change. This is your opportunity to join an exciting new startup backed by global energy leader Schneider Electric. Check us out on Crunchbase: https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/dash-energy!

WHY WE NEED YOU:

Dash Energy is looking for a part-time or contract Front-End Engineer to manage the development of an amazing and consistent product experience for our users. You should have a firm understanding of HTML, Angular, Javascript, and CSS and a passion for creating superior, intuitive interfaces. You should also work well within an engineering team and have experience collaborating with designers. Full-time offers may be offered during part-time employment or contract.

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Your Day-To-Day:

Lead UI / UX development

  • Take ownership and direct development of UI / UX for Dash Energy products

Influence the UX vision

  • Influence the Dash Energy product roadmap and sprint cycles to champion a quality user experience

Consistency

  • Alongside the product and design team, maintain a consistent application design across various Dash Energy products 

Collaborate and Iterate

  • Work closely with product management and design to prioritize, implement and test new UI / UX designs within all Dash Energy products 

Be Agile

  • Maintain a fast completion rate of UX / UI bugs and enhancements requested by internal stakeholders and key customers

Be Realistic

  • Collaborate with product and design to determine application design heuristics and ensure efficiency and reasonable plans for translating design assets into real interfaces

Troubleshoot UX Problems

  • Prevent, find and address product UX issues through advanced testing procedures and balance technical trade offs such as speed-to-delivery vs ongoing maintainability

What We Need You To Do:

  • – Develop and implement a best-in-class user experience within the front-end of Dash Energy products within next few months
  • – Improve the user interface design (UI) of the web application within next few months
  • – Manage and implement a library of components for all interfaces that yields a consistent look and feel
  • – Clear out existing backlog of UX / UI requests and maintain fast completion rate for future requests
  • – Build a process collaboratively with product for identification and troubleshooting UX problems

Core Qualifications:

  • – Portfolio demonstrating implementation of high-quality user interfaces and experiences within live applications
  • – Experience working directly with design & products teams on implementation of designs.
  • – Knowledge of data visualization principles and best practices.
  • Working knowledge of the following technologies and software: Javascript – Libraries, HTML, CSS (SCSS), Bootstrap, Design Systems and Angular.
  • – Knowledge of Agile development practices, and experience implementing design work from design teams following Agile practices.  
  • – Proven collaborator with understanding of effective ways to work in a remote work environment.

Additional Qualifications:

  • – Experience developing data-heavy applications where users have to find, understand, and interact with large volumes of information.
  • – Working knowledge of the following design software: Sketch, Figma, InVision, and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • – Working knowledge of the following engineering frameworks: AWS, APIs, and Lambda.
  • – Working knowledge of the following engineer libraries:  D3, Charts.js or Plotly.
  • – Experience developing marketplace applications where multiple users are able to list, sell and/or buy products from one another.
  • – Prior domain experience in energy, climate change, or sustainability.
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