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Senior UI Developer (REMOTE)

Company: GEICO
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Are you a senior level UI Developer looking for an exciting new role within an amazing company? GEICO is looking for top level talent with fresh ideas. In this role, you will be focused on building great user experiences for our customers through creative solutions in responsive web development and new emerging technologies. The right candidate will have a strong understanding of human / computer interaction and demonstrated ability to work and think creatively on a fast-paced environment on multiple projects and with multiple project teams.Background Needed for this PositionIn seeking this position, you will need to demonstrate the following software background and skills acquired from prior positions or other related experiences.Experience with front end development (back end web development is a plus) and best practices for each. A knowledge of Agile workflows and an ability to collaborate in a fast-paced customer facing application. A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field is preferred.As you will discover, there are numerous skills to be learned. Listed below are among the key skills that you will need to master while performing in this position.Demonstrate ability and proficiency to work with ADO, Code Repositories, Design Kit, NPM, Typescript, JavaScript, React.js and Integrated Development Environment at an expert level.General SkillsAdministration: Maintain all admin duties (Workday, MS Project, Status Report, ADO, etc.) independently without re-work.Communication: (verbal and written) with team members, project teams, and management, with no to very little oversight from your management team. Create and publish the appropriate documents to the necessary groups/individuals based on project size/scope.Presentations: Effectively and appropriately conduct presentations to large-sized groups of team members, project teams, and management at an expert level.Independence and Collaboration: Be a team player. Support the management team by actively helping to build a positive team culture. Take the initiative to find opportunities to improve the team and work to drive them to completion.Continuous Learning: Demonstrate knowledge of current design trends and contribute to establishing corporate UI standards while monitoring the voice used in the content. When opportunities arise, attend conferences, publish comprehensive notes, and summarize key takeaways in a presentation, and work with management to introduce new skills/processes.Project Management: Follow good design project management practices including thorough planning and appropriate communication with team and outside groups for large-sized projects at an expert level.Quantitative: Know, understand, and assist in moving the group's numbers, accomplishing business goals, and contributing positively to the company's overall results at an expert level. Follow-up with the business unit to learn about the quantitative (Visual Sciences, Google Analytics) and qualitative (usability tests, Opinion Labs) performance of the design and utilize this information when proposing and evaluating changes.Analysis: Demonstrate solid analytical skills when assessing a business problem and applying it to design principles at an expert level.Problem Solving: Think outside of the box when assessing issues and proposing solutions at an expert level.Industry Knowledge: Exhibit business operations and IT knowledge at an expert level.Developer SkillsDemonstrate development abilities and expertise in existing technologies used by the team (Ex. HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP, and/or back-end support). Lead projects that require involvement and coordination with other developers to be successful. Keep an eye out for potential new technology opportunities (for example: CSS Pre-processors, JavaScript libraries, and CSS3 Animations) at an expert level.Benefits:At GEICO, we make sure you have the support and resources to leverage and develop your skills, secure your financial future, and take care of your health and well-being. GEICO continually seeks to provide a workplace where everyone can be their authentic self. To help achieve this goal, we support associate-led Employee Resource Groups that foster a true sense of community. Through GEICO's competitive benefits offerings and various training and development opportunities, we have you covered with our Total Rewards Program* that includes:Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period**Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave401(k) planTuition Assistance including Direct Billing and Reimbursement payment plan optionsPaid Training, Licensures, and Certificates*Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service.**Coverage begins with the pay period after hire date. Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect.GEICO is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to cultivating an environment where equal employment opportunities are available to all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. GEICO celebrates diversity and believes it is critical to our success. As such, we are committed to recruit, develop and retain the most talented individuals to join our team.GEICO also provides a work environment in which each associate is able to be productive and work to the best of their ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining an atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment with mutual respect by and for all associates and applicants.#LI-AP1PDN-9593f616-c736-4d9f-800c-8be39907b968

Keywords: GEICO, Anchorage , Senior UI Developer (REMOTE), IT / Software / Systems , Anchorage, Alaska

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