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UI Specialist Engineer

$105k – $115k • 0.05% – 0.15%
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We have applications built in python, ruby, nodeJS and react deployed to a number of CloudFoundry based environments which run our user, client and internal team users day to day. As a team it’s important to us that we’ve used the right tool for the job. While all our engineers have their dedicated specialism we encourage that everyone be able to work on all parts of our stack if they’re willing.

To help us achieve that we’re looking to recruit a UI engineering specialist who can work directly with our design, FE and UX team in order to provide a technical steer on how their ideas can be implemented and then work alongside our core engineering team to ensure that our platform looks and behaves as expected for all our user types.

We're looking for someone who has:

* Knowledge and experience of implementing HTML, CSS and JavaScript based applications,
* Experience of building out performant and responsive UI's which are adaptable to work across multiple devices,
* Knowledge of and experience of implementing or integrating a UI component library into a web based system,
* An understanding of implementing web accessibility concepts on existing and new projects,
* The ability to implement performant web frontends able to work across a number of different bandwidths and connectivity statuses


Experience and Qualifications

- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.
- Experience implementing Progressive Web Applications
- 5+ years of experience in developing mobile applications, ideally in a team environment in a SaaS company.
- Strong focus on productivity, quality, and attention to detail.
- Great written and verbal communication skills.
- Initiative and desire to improve.
- Be team oriented wanting to do what is necessary for the success of the team and the customer.
- Review, research, prototype, and recommend emerging software development technologies and evolving industry best practices.

What we’re offering:

* Generous salary
* 32 days paid holiday (inclusive of local bank holidays)
* meaningful equity packages
* Monthly wellness grant or free gym membership to a gym attached to our office
* Monthly food allowance
* Contribution based pension scheme
* Remote friendly working culture - we have an office in Chelsea with communal lunches provided, drinks, snacks and regular celebratory cakes but we appreciate that at times that’s not the place where you’ll do your best work. When this happens we offer ample opportunity to work at your own happy place. We have a number of full time and part time remote workers and are always open to discuss what works best for the team
* An open and supportive engineering culture - all views are considered, all team members have opportunities to have their voices heard and when anything we’re doing is clearly not working for us we look at ways to improve to ensure we write the software that provides the most value to the company
Location
New York City
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Experience
5+ years
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Kalo focuses on SaaS and Enterprise Software. Their company has offices in New York City and London. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Kalo has raised $24.3M of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2017.

You can view their website at http://www.kalohq.com or find them on LinkedIn.

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