Programmer/Analyst – Interface Designer
NYU Digital Libraries group seeks a coding designer, someone with great user interface and interaction design skills, who’s also comfortable coding web pages and employing the latest techniques in responsive design. The Position is charged with working across a portfolio of projects to design, build, and maintain front end software for web-based systems that support and enhance accessibility and user experience for the Digital Libraries. Overall the position relies on user and project manager feedback to drive improvements.
Visualization Skills / Design Process: Experience with some of: Wireframes, Sketching User Interfaces, Paper Prototyping, Interactive Prototyping, HTML/CSS/JS Mockups, Photoshop Mockups, Usability Testing.
Web / Graphic / Interaction Design Skills: Grid systems‚ Äîcss frameworks, Typography ‚Äî Especially web fonts, Visual Hierarchy, Style guides‚ ÄîFollowing and Creating, Color Theory, Image Optimization.
CSS / HTML Skills: Familiarity with CSS3 and browser prefixes, Familiarity with / interest in CSS preprocessors such as Sass, Compass, or Less, Familiarity with / interest in Responsive Web Design / Mobile First / CSS Sprites.
Visual Design Tools: Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, OmniGraffle, etc.
Technical Tools: Local Web Development (WAMP/XAMP/MAMP or equivalent), Command Line Navigation Unix/Linux/Mac Os X, SSH SFTP SCP, Version Control, Systems SVN GIT etc.
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