Love solving challenging technical problems … but wish that solving them made an eternal difference?
Do you wake up with a burning desire to use your talents to serve and share the gospel?
If so, the e3 Foundation is seeking a talented Lead User Interface Specialist to join our growing development team. You will participate directly in building a platform designed to reach, touch and affect the world. You will be able to call on all of your experience to build life-changing websites and mobile applications with global reach. We know that building high-quality web-scale systems is challenging … and if you know this too, then we challenge you to join us.
The position is based in Austin, Texas.
The e3 Foundation is a non-profit Christian foundation committed to leveraging technology, media and written content to share the gospel in relevant ways and advance God’s Kingdom around the globe. We believe that faith and intellect are inseparable.
- Designs and implement user experiences that work across web and mobile platforms.
- Translates ministry needs into functional models and prototypes.
- Collaborate with producers, designers and artists in the creation of media artifacts.
- Reach people for an eternal purpose.
- Keep up to date on changes to the UI / UX landscape.
Required Skills or Experience
- 4+ years of professional UI/UX design
- 4+ years of professional website design using HTML and CSS
- Experience preparing wireframes, visual designs and prototypes
- Experience building and consuming restful services
- Experience in cross-browser style
- Experience building user experiences that span onto mobile devices
- Experience with a source control management system (Mercurial, Git, Subversion, etc)
- Experience with Linux development & deployment
- Ability to work with minimal supervision within a lean agile environment
Desirable Skills or Experience
- Wordpress plugin and/or theme development
- Preference given to candidates with experience using a web framework – e.g. jQuery, ExtJS, Prototype.
- Preference given to candidates with experience using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and/or Fireworks.
- Experience with relational database management systems (e.g. MySQL)
- Experience with NoSQL database architecture (e.g. MongoDB, RIAK)
- Experience or exposure to memcache
- Exposure to cross-domain browser security vulnerabilities.
This is full-time, salaried position with benefits. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis. No relocation assistance is provided.