Senior User Interface Engineer

Company Name:
The College Board
Senior User Interface Engineer
The College Board, a national educational organization, is conducting a search for a Sr. User Interface Engineer in our Information Technology Division, who will be resident in our Reston, VA Office.
Position Summary
The Sr. User Interface Engineer is a senior member of the UI development team who is responsible for developing and maintaining user interface code for different web applications. As a Sr. Engineer with a thorough knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, he/she will mentor and coach other team members, review code, enforce coding standards and work with other team members to create a highly efficient and effective team.
The candidate will interact closely with other team members in different College Board organizations to shape, identify, prioritize, and realize project requirements for production environments.
Successful candidates will have excellent communication skills and a collaborative team spirit; will have comprehensive knowledge of Web development practices, standards, and proven ability to integrate with large scale back-end systems; will have a track record of delivering front-end components for complex web environments.
Builds, tests, deploy and maintain production UI code for complex web-based applications using JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, and other programming and scripting languages.
Responsible for supporting and coordinating with UI Engineers, as well as other members of the College Board organizations.
Gathers feedback from design and technical staff on website development needs.
Follows established coding standards and other group procedures, both individually and at a team level.
Contributes to the engineering team's culture of high code quality.
Mentors and coaches other team members.
If you are interested in joining the College Board and you meet our qualifications, we encourage you to APPLY by following the link below to send us your resume and a brief introductory cover letter that includes salary expectations.
We offer our employees an outstanding benefits package which includes 4 weeks of paid time off, a generous retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and ongoing professional development and training.
The College Board's mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. We are a not-for-profit membership organization committed to excellence and equity in education. Among our best-known products are the SAT , PSAT/NMSQT , and Advanced Placement Program .
The College Board is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College Board participates in E-Verify, a service of DHS and SSA, where required. Please understand that only qualified applicants will be contacted.
Areas of Expertise Web User Experience/Design
Highest Level of Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Type Full Time
Location Reston, VA
Years of Relevant Experience 6-9
Bachelor's degree or at least 5 years working experience in the web UI development field.
Minimum 5 years experience in Web Development using core UI technologies.
The ability to write HTML5, oCSS3 and basic JavaScript by hand on a whiteboard or a simple text editor, without the assistance of an IDE or a reference tool
Expert-level understanding of the JavaScript programming language, related optimization techniques, and design patterns.
Proficient in HTML5, CSS 3, JavaScript, Ajax, XML, JSON, and jQuery.
Experience with large enterprise software projects, from conception to delivery.
Strong customer service orientation, with an ability to clearly discern client needs.
Ability to effectively coordinate multiple responsibilities simultaneously, with fast, flexible work style.
Thorough understanding of accessibility.
Working experience with CSS frameworks such as Foundation, Bootstrap, or Skeleton.
Must have created several websites from scratch, with preference given to CMS driven sites (WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, SilverStripe, etc.)
PHP, Drupal experiences is a plus.
Mobile development experience is a plus.
Thorough understanding of responsive design is a plus.
Additional Requirements
Demonstrated critical thinking - including abilities in analysis and problem solving
Experienced in "Systems Thinking" - the ability to break problems into manageable pieces, and to see how the pieces interact with one another and can be assembled into an integrated, functioning, "whole" system.
Excellent verbal and written communication capabilities
Skillful at facilitation and negotiation
Effective team player with strong emotional intelligence - self awareness, confidence, ability to manage conflict, and empathy
Ability to effectively respond to technical questions and issues - i.e., effective in communicating complex technology concepts to diverse (both technical and non-technical) audiences at all levels in the organization
Passion for technology, with an ability to understand and assess new technologies, and their potential applicability to business needs in an efficient, effective manner
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