UX Engineer

Orbitpeople Austin , TX 73301

Posted 5 months ago

UX Engineer

Austin, TX - Contracted

The DFPS Information Resource Management Program (IT Division) seeks up to four workers in the role of UX Engineer to assist the IT Division with the modernization of existing DFPS' Enterprise web applications, adhering to cross-browser compatibility, compliance, and Usability standards. The workers will work within teams comprising nine members including a project manager, Java developers, business analysts, and functional/testing analysts.

The UX Engineer role is responsible for the following:

  • Development of the Plain HTML pages.

  • Development of front-end code.

  • Peer review of front-end code.

  • Resolution of front-end defects.

  • The workers must have a strong UX development background with extensive experience in the following:

  • Six or more years of experience with front-end developmentincluding HTML, JavaScript, and CSS.

  • Experience with the usability, user journey mapping, story boarding, mockups, prototyping, and proof of concept (POC) development.

  • Experience building Responsive and Progressive web applications with cross-browser support.

  • Experience with the Angular Framework.

  • Experience with Accessibility testing with a strong understanding of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0/Section 508 is highly desired).

Thanks,
Alex Prem

Skills:
Browser, CSS, Development, HTML, Java, JavaScript, Manager, Management, Project, Project Manager, Testing, UX
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