UX Engineer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 91 - £ 110 / Year
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Other Marketing & Advertising
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference
    1240409UX

Position Description


Role: UX Engineer
Location: London
Duration: 6 months
Salary: competitive
Applicable Bonus: company bonus plan



As a UX Engineer, your front-end web development expertise will be leveraged to launch marketing sites supporting product launches, events, and campaigns. You will partner closely with Product and UX teams to drive medium to large-sized tasks and projects while exercising considerable independent judgement and discretion.


You will be responsible for the creation of high quality, world-class web content for desktop and mobile devices, engineering front-end components that will present information in new, innovative, and creative ways. Your work will require a focus on compatibility, accessibility, and internationalisation. Your components should be modular, reusable, and well documented to the benefit of the greater team. You will experiment with emerging technologies and discuss their merits with fellow team members. You can take ideas, build rapid prototypes for those ideas iterating along the way before presenting your prototypes to stakeholders.


Our client is known for its speed and clean design, and their websites must also be fast and clean. The team of UX Engineers create and maintain our client's web sites. As a UX Engineer, you collaborate with Marketing and Engineering teams to create compelling, efficient and accessible web pages. You work independently on many projects, but also take directions from team members across the organization. The impact of your work is huge as millions of users traffic the websites every day.



Responsibilities:


Help to initiate, define and evolve interactive ideas from brief to prototype to final execution, working on brand and product areas.


Architect, design, develop, and maintain innovative, engaging technical builds for a worldwide audience.


Advise, collaborate with, and synthesise feedback from Marketing, Product, and Engineering partners.


Fulfil several project requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines.


Quick prototype development usually leveraging web technologies.


Push technology, challenge established thinking, and discover new ways of approaching (and solving) a problem.



Minimum Qualifications:




  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.

  • Prototype specialist, leveraging web technologies where you can, to communicate your ideas to stakeholders.

  • 5 years of experience developing websites and applications.

  • Strong understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript development.

  • Experience with mobile development, including responsive design.

  • Strong consistency and attention to detail.



Preferred Qualifications:




  • Experience in an advertising, marketing, interactive design or other company working on large-scale projects or notable brands.

  • 10 years of experience developing clean, valid, and compatible websites and applications.

  • Experience with JavaScript libraries (e.g., Closure, AngularJS, React) , WebGL and Canvas/CSS animation.

  • Fluency in one or more of the following: Python, Java, C/C++.

  • Excellent leadership, communication, project management, and organizational skills.

  • Experience using Google Cloud Platform and AppEngine to run a major user-facing application.



Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Paola Alarcon