UX/UI Front-End Designer (React/AWS)

Venture Industries Online

We Build Websites For Arts Organizations And Artists

Chicago, IL

Work Location: Remote

Commercial

  • Freelance
  • Chicago, IL
  • Work Location: Remote
  • Commercial
  • Hourly Rate (USD$): 40-70

Website venturetweets Venture Industries Online

We Build Websites For Arts Organizations And Artists

Type

Contract with optional path toward exempt employee status. Please, no agencies or recruiters. Contact from agencies and recruiters will be ignored.

Location

Remote. Must be available during regular US business hours.

Compensation

$40-$70 per hour

Vision And Culture

Do you want to use your coding skills to revolutionize an entire industry? Do you prefer to work with others who listen to understand and aren’t just waiting to reply?

Venture Industries Online (“Venture”) is a leading website developer in the arts and culture sector and we’re in the final phase of developing a game changing CRM and ticketing platform using React and AWS.

For this role you will be expected to roll up your sleeves and contribute from end-to-end. From research and brainstorming to creating design briefs, user flows, wireframes, prototypes, final designs, and beyond. There’s no death-by-committee here, you will have a role in every step of the design process.

We have an immediate opening to step into a key role responsible for the UX/UI design and development for our new flagship CRM/ticketing platform.

What You’ll Be Doing

We are looking for a UX/UI front-end developer looking for an opportunity to solve responsive design-oriented challenges for both reserved seating and general admission event ticketing. We want someone who’s passionate about creating an online ticket purchasing experience that users love interacting with and engineers love maintaining. You should love clean intuitive interfaces and be excited about reusable, modular, efficient code. You’ll be working with a small, highly focused team that includes the CEO, Principal Software Engineer, and Software Engineer.

Development Generally

  • Generate clean, efficient, modular, and maintainable code in source control, we use Git on Bitbucket.
  • Use Git branches effectively for multi-developer progress.
  • Commit code frequently with descriptive merge messages and document changes between versions.
  • Audit existing UX/UI codebase for performance enhancements.
  • Collaborate effectively with product/backend teams across Slack, Jira, and Zoom.
  • Responsible thorough testing of output in all supported browsers and devices.
  • Assist with refining design standards and integrity throughout product interfaces.
  • Give directed technical feedback about pros and cons of feature plans rather than blindly just doing whatever gets assigned.
  • Bonus Points: experience with or understanding of nonprofit performing arts sector and designing reserved seat UI in a responsive environment.

Requirements

  • Implementing UI using the React Material UI framework, both components and styling.
  • Writing Lambda functions in NodeJS.
  • Creating complete user flows.
  • Experience with journey mapping, usability testing, and visual communication.
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • Understands modern web standards and modular patterns.
  • Fluency in best practices for HTML5, CSS and Javascript framework / libraries.
  • Experience with data driven dashboards a plus.
  • Experience developing responsive, single page, event driven web applications.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience developing/implementing CSS animations driven by window events and user interactions.
  • Redux & React Context API as State Manager.
  • Good grasp of cross-browser compatibility issues.
  • Knowledgeable in performance optimization techniques.
  • A sense of pride in building clean UIs that users enjoy interacting with and engineers enjoy maintaining.
  • Converting Sketch component libraries to Adobe XD when required.
  • Native/bilingual or fluent in English.
  • Available during regular North American time zone work hours.

Skills

  • AWS Lambda, Serverless, AppSync, Amplify, S3
  • React, TypeScript, Material UI
  • Adobe XD and Sketch
  • Knowledge of WCAG 2.1 guidelines, or the ability to quickly learn and integrate, with practical accessibility testing experience.

Timeline

  • All tasks will need to be completed and delivered by no later than August 15, 2021.

>>> Please, no agencies or recruiters. Contact from agencies and recruiters will be ignored. <<<

To apply for this job please visit ventureindustriesonline.com.

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