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UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty.
The ideal candidate will be skilled in common front-end technologies and have a strong track record of project delivery, excellent customer focus, ownership, urgency, drive, communication skills and ability to work well in a team. Continuum College staff will maintain and instill our values: diversity and respect for all, equity and inclusivity, a never-ending pursuit of excellence, integrity, and trust & openness.
•Collaborate with designer to create user flows, wireframes, prototypes and mockups. •Contribute to and collect business requirements and user feedback when available. •Translate requirements, wireframes, user flows and design elements into user interfaces, in collaboration with design partner. •Use data to identify and troubleshoot UX and accessibility problems. •Collaborate effectively with cross-functional team and stakeholders including business, development, marketing and management.
Documentation & Research
•Collect data and examples to aid in documenting requirements. •Record instructions for internal users to use updated or new interfaces.
Professional Development •Research and learn solutions, processes, tools, software, etc. to always remain current in role and be a valuable team player
•Bachelor’s degree in design, engineering or related fields, AND 3 years of experience using common front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, JS and Bootstrap, OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
•Experience doing front-end work within a CMS environment •Experience with Agile project management methodology
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