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Senior Front End Engineer
As a Senior Frontend Engineer, you are an experienced engineer who delivers immersive user experiences over complex, nuanced data. Does this sound like you? Guided by data and A/B testing, you use user behavior to optimize engagement. Seamless human-computer interaction, novel visualizations, and intuitive UX inspire you. You are passionate about engineering excellence and foster innovation while remaining practical on implementation.
Primer is pushing the edge of artificial intelligence. We are building machines that can read natural language text documents, understand them, and share what they learn by writing their own natural language text documents. Join us!
At Primer we use machine learning and natural language processing to automate the analysis of very large corpuses of unstructured text. We build systems that read documents, extract insights, and write reports comparable to those of a human analyst. Our objective is to help our customers understand the world around them from geopolitical events and scientific research to changes in the risk profiles of companies. Our clients include some of the world’s largest corporations, financial institutions, and government agencies.
You can learn more about Primer's technology and the sort of problems we solve at our blog, as well as recent media coverage of our work. Primer was chosen by the World Economic Forum among a select group of Technology Pioneers.
What You'll Do
Collaborate with design and product to build functional and delightful product experiences
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Invest in making our UI platform scalable and our teams productive
Deep knowledge of front-end build tools for validation, transpilation, and bundling (ESLlint, webpack, Babel, etc.)
Experience building and deploying a single-page application for public use
Experience developing and maintaining SaaS products
Proficiency writing unit and integration tests
5+ years of professional frontend development
Strong understanding of UX and Design fundamentals
Experience with d3.js
Expertise in tuning web performance
Knowledge of web serving architecture (e.g. CDNs, caching, load balancers)
What We Offer
Rapidly growing company, with opportunities for growth into leadership roles
Smart, engaged co-workers who are at the top of their game
Honest and open environment for exchange of ideas
Real deadlines from real customers with global name recognition
Product culture of user experience quality over feature quantity
Proactive learning and teaching opportunities via individual book allowances, tech talks, and brown bag lunches
Twice weekly catered lunches
Team outings and bi-weekly company happy hours
One-of-a-kind LEGO art gallery
Fun, puzzle-loving office in the SF Financial District
Primer is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. Please see the United States Department of Labor's EEO poster and EEO poster supplement for additional information.
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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