Senior UX Designer / UI Developer

We're looking for a Senior UX Designer / UI Developer, who is self-starter, can think on his/her feet, play well with others, and do great work in a fast paced, agency environment.

By bringing together like-minded people, who share common passions, who enjoy each other's company and respect each other's skills, BlueModus has created a culture where people work hard, have each other’s backs, and love what they do. Come join a team with a clear mandate to deliver high value to their clients. If you’re up for a challenge, then we’d love to hear from you.
 

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Recharge your batteries with ample paid time off that includes 9 holidays, 10 vacation, 2 personal and 5 sick days
  • Get that dental checkup with full benefits - health, dental, vision and disability
  • Plan for your future with our 401(k) plan + employer match
  • Awesome office in the heart of downtown Denver right off the iconic 16th Street Mall
  • Fully stocked kitchen and snack dispensers
  • Catered team lunches 3-to-4 days a week, plus breakfast on Fridays
  • Keg for Thirsty Thursdays
  • Dog friendly office
  • Whether you’re an early riser or a snooze master, pick a schedule that works for you with flexible working hours
  • Take the stress out of commuting with our public transportation subsidy
  • Dress for comfort in our casual environment
  • Never stop growing with professional development opportunities like conferences and continuing training
 

What You Will Be Doing

  • Responsible for billable client consulting that includes the design, production, modification and maintenance of the UI for client web sites and web applications
  • Working closely with our agency partners' UI/UX designers on some projects, while responsible for directly creating the design for clients on others
  • Working with back-end developers at BlueModus to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works
  • Designing and developing new user-facing features
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimizing application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assuring that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end team for development
 

Must Haves

  • Genuine passion for interface design and interaction
  • Experience designing and developing websites and microsites
  • Portfolio showcasing ability to produce creative concepts, layout, typography and user interface design
  • Knowledge of UX principles, web/mobile standards and ability to design for them
  • Experience with prototyping tools like Axure, Balsamiq, OnmiGraffle, InVision, Sketch, UX Pin
  • Experience working with client graphic standards and brand guidelines
  • Understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Proficiency with web markup, including HTML5, CSS3 (SaaS)
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Experience with client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks (jQuery)
  • Experience with advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks (AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, and DurandalJS)
  • Experience with code versioning tools (Git, Mercurial or SVN)
  • Experience with Bootstrap
  • Experience with image authoring tools (Gimp or Photoshop)
  • Experience resolving cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Ability to work collaboratively with coworkers and project stakeholders
 

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience working with content management platforms such as Kentico, Sitecore, Sitefinity
  • Experience working in an agency environment
  • Experience with agile/lean development
  • Understanding of SEO principles
  • Bachelor’s degree in a visual design field or related
 

About BlueModus

BlueModus is a technology agency with over 15 years’ experience serving marketers and technologists of all types. A lot of companies talk about their awesome offices, cool events and great perks. We can, too. But when you come to work for BlueModus, you not only get to work in great digs, you also become part of an incredible team that we think separates us from other tech companies. We've created a culture that attracts bright, passionate, caring people who sincerely want to do their best for clients and partners. We’re occasionally a little geeky. Always fun-loving.

Interested in applying? Send your resume and cover letter to careers@bluemodus.com or call us at 303.759.2100.