UX Engineer – Swanson Russell

Oct 31, 2022

Company Description

 

From the middle of America, Swanson Russell, a full-service marketing communications and advertising agency, produces ideas that grab attention from coast to coast. Our crew of big thinkers, go-getters and team players help brands create a Real Connection™ with their audiences. Swanson Russell is dedicated to building an inclusive work culture that expands and embraces diversity, and that elevates our work and our connection to the world. If that sounds like you, apply today.
 

Job Description

 

  • Do you enjoy creating inspiring, innovative, results-driven digital experiences?
  • Are you inspired by the potential the web provides us to create those experiences?
  • Are you passionate about the code as well as the visual elements of web design?
  • Are you driven to continuously learn and develop your skills?
  • If these questions excite you, this position may be just right for you.

 
As a UX Engineer you are responsible for collaborating with creative teams to design and execute engaging user experiences. The ideal candidate will thrive in a work environment that requires strong problem-solving skills, independent self-direction, a passion for design/code, and an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. This individual excels at providing highly creative and unique ideas to any design engagement and carrying it through to final code production. The candidate will also have extensive experience in a fast-paced and innovative development environment.
 

Qualifications

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3 years of user interface, interactive, or web design experience
  • Solid design skills, high production value, and attention to detail
  • Excellent working knowledge of modern HTML, CSS, JS, and various front-end development practices, standards, and executions
  • Advanced working knowledge of Photoshop, XD, Illustrator, Sketch, and associated design tools
  • A passion for continuous improvement, learning anything new in coding and design
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or technical certification with an emphasis in the liberal arts, the humanities or user-centered design, or the equivalent in a related field
  • Agency experience is a plus
  • Wireframing and prototyping tool know-how (e.g., UXPin, Axure, Balsamiq)