Staples UX Engineer in Brooklyn, New York
Makr is a design product for next-generation makers. Available on iOS and Web, Makr provides users with powerful tools to create branding and custom products such as logos, printed cards and labels, and swag. The Makr team is a small and mighty group of design and tech obsessed individuals based in a co-working space in Brooklyn.
We are looking for a UI developer to join our growing team. This individual will collaborate with a larger team of developers to drive UI development standards and work to continually enhance the customer facing aspects. The development team will work in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
The ideal candidate must be able to thrive in an environment where change is constant. The development team uses Agile and Lean methodologies where all roles collaborate with one another to complete each unit of work – the story. This means communication skills and interpersonal skills are a must for this position. This position will also work very closely with the design team from advising on implementation as designs are in progress to pairings for refining once implemented. The ideal candidate has a passion for design and collaboration.
Primary Responsibilities: * Collaborate with our Senior UI/UX Designer on implementing our UI/UX vision * Build and iterate on our UI with all screen sizes in mind * Own the use of technologies in the presentation layer * Establish and enforce best practices RE: styles, classes, partials, mix-ins * Assist with improving Critical Rendering Path Performance * Stay abreast of evolving industry and emerging trends & technologies
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
Title: UX Engineer
Requisition ID: 1022078