Chattanooga Area UX/IA Lead

Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

Promet is looking to hire a UX/IA Lead in the Chattanooga area to work with its established team of Drupal professionals in Chicago. The UX/IA Lead is responsible for analyzing the user experience and developing design solutions based on that analysis.  We are looking for a full time or part time UX/IA Lead with great organizational and interpersonal skills that is experiences and driven toward code excellence. They must have experience in UX/IA development and it is a HUGE bonus if it is with the Drupal CMS.  

Promet Source is a global web and mobile application development company with offices in Chicago, USA.  We are a full service technology firm that delivers high-value consulting and software development solutions that clients need to grow their business. As a leading technology provider of web services, we focus on complex web development, support, mobile applications, and strategic marketing. We are dedicated to open source software solutions by providing managed services for Drupal-based websites, products, and applications. The Promet Team is committed to continuous improvement by creating local environments, removing database dependencies and running continuous integration auto testing.

 

Work for a great, growing company!

Responsibilities:

  • Work in teams to help build and develop the front end of websites
  • Create User Centered Designs
  • Information Architecture and Wireframing
  • Participate in daily and weekly status meetings
  • Reporting time and work details on a daily basis
  • Record detailed descriptions of work performed and documentation of progress
  • Communicate regularly with project manager
  • Develop and build with best practice and code excellence in mind

Qualifications:

Technical

  • Familiarity with version control GIT - Basic Working Knowledge
  • Up to date with best practices for UX/IA
  • HTML/CSS/JS - Front End Developer
  • Utilizing open source UI framework
  • Proficient in HTML and CSS markup
  • Proficient in converting PSD compositions into HTML and CSS markup
  • Must have high attention to detail, capable of pixel-perfect page construction that performs well across browsers.
  • Must be highly skilled with Photoshop.
  • Must write clean, semantic, valid markup and modular, cascading, reusable CSS.
  • Must have a least a working knowledge of Javascript/jQuery. - Only written JQuery
  • Must have knowledge of HTML5 tags
  • Bonus points for progressive enhancement techniques.
  • Knowledge of 508 / Accessibility Guidelines a plus.
  • Knowledge of common jQuery plugins a plus (e.g., Fancybox, Cycle, ScrollTo)

 

Bonus Knowledge

  • Vagrant
  • Continous Integration, Behat or Selenium tests


Business

  • General understanding of project management principles. (Agile, Iterative, Waterfall)-
  • Strong work ethic, a drive for success and proactive attitude
  • Experience working in small teams
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Willingness to learn new skills
  • Familiar with QA and deployment processes
  • Must be a friendly team player who enjoys challenges and learning new skills and techniques
  • Must have the ability to travel occasionally
  • Willingness to show knowledge through presentation at Drupal camps, Internal knowledge transfer meetings and webinars.

Promet Offers:

  • Competitive base salary with bonus structure
  • Paid time off
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Ability for upward promotion
  • Fun and Challenging work environment