Front-end Jobs nearChicago, IL
Head of Technology
At IDEX (idexinnovation.com), we believe strongly in the innovative power of people and are committed to empowering their creative potential. To do so, we provide our innovation and project management to companies with 200 or more employees, allowing every employee to freely express their ideas, plan them, and use them to benefit the employees, their customers, and their company.
We are a small, committed team that is rapidly growing. Our co-founders are two successful entrepreneurs who have established multi-million dollar businesses in markets across the globe. We have secured long-term funding and are ready to tackle this exciting, difficult challenge. If you share our vision and want to be part of the transforming force for the innovation scene, come and join us!
You will be responsible for successful execution and delivery of technical aspects of enterprise-level projects, either individually or as part of the development team. You will work closely with the CEO to ensure IDEX’s technological developments and operational components are delivered on time and to specifications. You will be leading the technical development of the software, managing the infrastructure, and working with the frontend developer(s) to deliver features. Along with the growth of the company, you will be able to form and manage your own tech team to further develop IDEX’s technology.
Hosting: AWS EC2, S3, RDS
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Full Stack Developer
Castr is a one-stop SaaS broadcasting platform which enables everyone in the media industry to take their video content a step further.
Over 50K live video creators use Castr, and our goal is to reduce the friction of the streaming space entirely, continually making it easier and simpler for streamers and content creators to connect directly with their audiences.
We are looking for a Full Stack Node.js Developer to join our team to build marvellous new features, design and implement useful API methods, and improve the reliability of our systems as we rapidly scale our product and organization.
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Senior Full Stack Developer ASP.NET MVC Entity Angular SaaS
Pelican Procurement is hiring a new Senior Developer - optionally working remotely - to guide and manage the small team developing the software underpinning our online procurement SaaS solution.
This role is a mix of full stack coding, being technical lead on the development effort and running our Scrums.
You'll be joining us during a sustained period of positive change and ongoing investment in technology, with lots of fresh code to write as we expand into Europe.
Collaborating with our new Head of Software Development, our Technical Architect and our Product Owner, you will become a technical mentor to the development team and help foster a culture where ideas and suggestions are freely shared and explored pragmatically. Your approach will advance the development of Pelican's software products, as well as leading the team and championing good use of Agile and Scrum.
We’re looking to strengthen and expand our current use of Scrum/Agile and this role is key to driving the efficient use of scrum throughout the team. You’ll be mentoring the team in all things Agile and helping them learn and develop their Agile credentials.
You may work remotely as your primary arrangement; our development team is currently 100% remote, and you may optionally work in the office if you prefer.
Upcoming projects within the team
Embracing modern ways of working - e.g. Agile, Scrum, a DevOps approach
Becoming the go-to person around software design, technology choice and coding best practice, imparting your knowledge and fostering a productive and happy team approach
Writing optimal code that takes our Pi procurement software to the next level
Increasing the unit test coverage for the existing code and adopting a test driven development approach
Re-factoring and re-writing a mature codebase, bringing significant modernisation
Assessing and introducing new technologies and methodologies
Accelerating our recent move towards Angular 8
Building a progressive, integrated, mobile application
We're looking for
Someone bringing experience of working in an Agile environment and of leading/deputising Scrums
Strong technical knowledge of modern web application development, in a Microsoft environment
Strong technical knowledge of AngularJS/Angular 8 and TypeScript, HTML5 and CSS3
Good knowledge of ASP.Net Web API, Entity Framework and SQL Server
Experience with source code control and writing unit tests
Ability to see the big picture, to help guide and inspire others, and to ship highly effective software
Our current technology mix - we'll welcome your influence
ASP.NET | Entity Framework | AngularJS, Angular 8 | TypeScript | Sass | Grunt | SQL Server | Azure | Visual Studio | JIRA | TFS | and more…
Salary and benefits
Up to £70,000
Support towards Scrum Master certification, and ongoing learning
Contributory company pension | life assurance | annual leave; 25 days, rising incrementally year on year to 30 days in year five | health cash plan, including 24-hour counselling and advice | access to continued professional and leadership development |discretionary incentive bonus scheme | wellbeing programme | free car parking (office employees) | unpaid leave (by discretion) | flexi time and flexible approach to working
PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must be eligible for employment in the UK without requiring employer sponsorship - we are unable to consider applicants that don't reside in the UK and don't already hold the necessary work permit for employment in the UK.
Apply now and work remotely at Pelican Procurement
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Sr. Product Designer (UI/UX)
**Company Overview **
Ceros is an experiential platform that empowers the creation of bespoke, immersive digital experiences without code. We’re passionate about helping companies transform their static digital content into engaging experiences. From custom microsites to immersive interactive webpages, you can build it with Ceros. Publish and update live content and instantly embed it into your site or social media platforms such as Pinterest or Snapchat. Join us and be part of the movement to enable everyone to create experiences that matter.
Our customers include some of the world’s leading brands, such as Mashable, Bloomberg, Red Bull, United Airlines, and AIG.
We are well-funded and venture-backed by prominent investors including Grotech Ventures, Greycroft, and Starvest Partners.
As a Senior Product Designer (UX/UI) you will join a cross-functional team of the most talented and passionate people. The product team is working to expand the platform’s ability to push creative limits and integrate Ceros into our users’ daily workflows.
The UX/UI Designers are focused on finding unique solutions for making complex problems simple, evangelizing ‘usability’ while ensuring the experience is executed at the highest design standards. For this particular role we’re looking for someone who is competent across the broader spectrum of product UX and UI design. You will work closely with the other UX/UI Designers and the Head of Product Design to deliver elegant solutions and drive our style guide.
The product you will be shaping is a one-of-a-kind platform that empowers our customers to effortlessly create high-end digital experiences. With this comes the opportunity to work on very unique and open-ended use cases within our creation-focused studio tool as well as redefining the end-to-end creative workflow all the way from planning, designing and reviewing to publishing and accessing performance analytics.
What We’re Looking For
Working at Ceros is a unique opportunity to push your capabilities and skills as a product designer. We are looking for someone with a special creative mindset and laser-focused analytical capabilities, ready to embrace the uniqueness of our platform and it’s open-ended use cases. In a nutshell, we would like you to be:
A strategic innovator. You have the superpower to think beyond existing conventions to solve unusual product design challenges, and the skill to know when to apply this strategically.
**A usability champion. **You balance this with your expert knowledge of best practice design patterns, knowing when to leverage existing behaviors and frameworks.
A visual storyteller. You are able to bring your ideas to life in a unique product UI context. You work fluently across paper sketches, wireframes, and visual design comps.
A curious researcher. You proactively seek out insights from our users and usage data, synthesizing needs and pain points into design objectives and solutions.
**An analytic, system-level thinker. **You can fluently dive in and out of technical requirements, abstract experience frameworks and information architecture implications
**A strong communicator. **You can present and communicate complex ideas and their intricacies to different stakeholder groups.
**Organized and accountable. **You’re process-oriented and have worked in an agile environment. You enjoy working with developers and view them as your partners.
**A team-player. **You are driven by collectively doing the right thing for the product over competing individually to have your own ideas succeed.
5+ years of product-centric UX or UI design under your belt
Proven track record and expertise in complex UX / UI Design problem solving
Fluid with best practices in qualitative and quantitative user research and validation methodologies
A pro in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Invision and Zeplin
Knowledge of and experience using a variety of design, presentation and project tracking software
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
Ability to work out of our New York offices
A top-notch design portfolio, demonstrating process, outcomes, and impact
Visual design background
Animation and/or video skills
Advanced prototyping skills (Flinto, Framer or Principle)
Experience working with a remote development team
Background in B2b or SAAS
Key things to know
This is a New York based role
We want you to start ASAP
This is a full-time position
Premium health insurance
Unlimited vacation days
Office pub stocked with beer and wine
Healthy Snack Bar
Dog friendly office (who doesn’t love dogs!)
Health and wellness events
Team building events
Paid Parental Leave