MK Decision

User Interface Engineer

San Diego, Web Development

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Job Description

You will be responsible for building the 'client-side' of our web applications. Working in unison with the Design Team, you will translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing, interactive applications. MK’s UI Engineer works together with the Project Managers and User Experience Designer to code MK product interfaces. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design. If you are interested in creating user-friendly web applications, writing code, and moving forward in your career this is the job for you.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Design and implement cloud-based user interface components for a highly scalable, large scale deployment
  • Use markup languages like HTML and TypeScript to create user-friendly, responsive web applications
  • Create testable, clean code, document code, troubleshoot, participate in code reviews, and optimize frontend performance.
  • Publish web content with cross-browser compatibility and optimized for all major devices.
  • Initiate the design, development, testing, and delivery of web site applications, enhancements, components, and resolutions on an ongoing basis.
  • Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
  • Code for mobile-first, as well as for medium and large screens
  • Build, maintain and improve web applications
  • Optimize web applications for maximum speed
  • Collaborate with Back-End Developers and Designers to improve usability
  • Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides
  • Ensure high-quality graphic standards and brand consistency
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

Qualifications and Skills:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Proven work experience as a Front-End Developer
  • Hands-on experience with markup languages
  • Experience with CSS and JavaScript frameworks like ReactJS
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
  • An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
  • Understanding of layout aesthetics

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Familiarity with browser testing and debugging
  • Knowledge of SEO principles
  • Familiarity with software like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and XD, as well as content management systems

At MK, we're looking for people with drive, integrity, and humility. You are encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. We welcome critical thinkers who are comfortable challenging the status quo. Join MK.

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User Interface Engineer