Basic Information

Job Category: IT

Location: DC, Washington, United States

Date published: 17-Jun-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

UI Web Developer

BTG is currently seeking a UI Web Developer to join our team in Washington DC

About Us:
At BTG, we provide turnkey solutions that minimize risk and optimize the inclusion of small businesses on large, complex projects. Our entire business model and suite of exclusive software have been designed with our clients in mind to provide superior solutions that are customized, cost-effective, and results oriented.
Clients and prime contractors hire BTG to provide transformative business practices and expertise in inclusion program management. We work with clients to ensure that compliance requirements are met and apply exclusive technology tools and methodologies to cultivate the use of small businesses.
Our work drives the creation of local jobs – helping to advance communities and foster economic empowerment.

About the role:
BTG is seeking an experienced fulltime Web Developer who has excellent web design, user-interface, innovative design, coding, and a strong understanding of web-based applications. Candidate must also be detailed oriented, have good organizational and analytical skills, possess keen time-management skills, work well under pressure, and deliver on tight deadlines. A winning candidate will have outstanding presentation skills and a knack for collaboration while also being able to work independently.

Duties:
  •  Develop high-quality modular, secure, and well-tested front-end code using JavaScript, HTML, and CSS at a minimum 
  • Build storyboards to conceptualize designs and convey project plans to clients and management 
  • Integrate with 3rd party APIs and services when needed. 
  • Conduct testing of completed applications, websites and software to assess user experience 
  • Create surveys for research through various social media platforms to gather feedback on user's ease of use and incorporate the findings in the development 
  • Ensure the consistent application of company’s style and branding guidelines across all parts of company website, apps and social media. 
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications. 
  • Seek to enhance the user experience by creating seamless navigation through various digital programs and interfaces within the company 
  • Use coding to develop the aesthetics implemented within a website or product, from the layout menus and drop-down options to colors and fonts 
  • Combine interface design concepts with digital design and establish milestones to encourage cooperation and teamwork 
  • Develop overall concepts for improving the user experience within a business webpage or product, ensuring all interactions are intuitive and convenient for customers
  • Collaborate with the IT Team, back-end web developers and programmers to improve usability 
  • Participate in all development lifecycle activities, including release planning, coding, testing, and deployment. 
  • Write unit and integration tests to ensure high code quality, cross-browser, cross-platform, and/or cross-device compatibility. 
  • Document your code and keep it organized and manageable. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 
 Our ideal candidate:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field. Related experience may be substituted on a year- by-year basis for up to four years. 
  • 4-7 years of demonstrated experience in creating and implementing UI development
  • Technical Skills: Detailed experience with coding and the ability to troubleshoot and analyze websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, APIs, and comparable languages; knowledge of WordPress platform 
  • Continued education and research into UI development trends and current design strategy and technology 
  • Outstanding professional written and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple milestones and projects efficiently 
  • Advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to optimize code for the best possible outcome 
  • Experience creating code to client's personalized needs and requirements 
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment to create top-performing interfaces 
  • Proficient in Office 365 and visual design programs such as Adobe Photoshop 
 Skills & Abilities:
  • Excellent work ethic.
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to read and follow directions.
  • Efficient and organized.
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Compensation commensurate with experience.
  • Benefits Package Including (Health Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401K and Profit-Sharing Plan)
Please submit your resume via the ‘Apply now’ button
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!