Web UI/UX Designer

New York City
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Created: May 23, 2013


 The Databrary project seeks a motivated and flexible UI/UX designer to help create a web-based data library. You will work with users and developers to design the face and UX of a site to enable behavioral researchers to collaborate, store, explore, and access research datasets. RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Build clean, modular, and polished template designs using HTML, CSS, and SVG.
  • Create, test, and validate interface (UX and UI) designs using visual mockups and other rapid prototyping techniques.
  • Work flexibly with software developers and behavioral researchers to build and improve intuitive, professional interfaces.
  • Learn and understand structure of research data and its presentational needs.
  • Background in visual communication, graphic design, or other relevant field
  • Proficiency with vector graphics design and image editing tools such as Illustrator, Inkscape, etc.
  • Understanding of layout, typography, color and other design principles
  • Knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 with an ability to implement designs using these technologies
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, JQuery, CoffeeScript, or similar technologies.
  • Familiarity with UNIX development tools such as git
  • Experience interfacing with web frameworks such as Rails, Django, or PHP
  • Comfortable with Agile software development methodologies

Send the following to jobs@databrary.org:
  • One page cover letter (PDF)
  • Academic transcript of your formal qualifications (PDF)
  • Links to your open source contributions or other samples of your work
  • Resume (PDF)

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