User Interface Developer

Crawford & Company - Home Based3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $83,000 - $110,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Excellence In Everything We Touch

Position Summary
As UI Developer, you will be responsible for working with both the UX/UI design team and the full-stack engineers to create, maintain, and implement a scalable framework-agnostic design system with a universal pattern library of shared mobile and desktop UI components. You will be responsible for keeping track of the different teams that are using the library, and implementing solutions to their needs. This will include creating framework specific components for current and future technologies, such as Angular, React, Vue, etcetera. You will work as an integral member of the design team to help shape the structure of our atomic design patterns in an agile workflow. You will also work with our backend engineers to ensure that our UI and architecture are optimized in a way that enables performance, compliance, accessibility and implementation of business rules. An ideal candidate will be comfortable working on code and design simultaneously in collaborative work sessions with the UI and UX designers. An Ideal candidate will also be comfortable with shaping the project from square one.

Responsibilities
Develop a framework-agnostic UI pattern library
Updating, versioning, and deploying library assets
Develop a design system that separates the UI from the application code
Review all UI code for accuracy, compliance, accessibility, and performance.
Work closely online with UX and UI designers utilizing minimal handoff documentation such as spot-comps to create in-browser prototypes.
Implement a frontend workshop environment for rapid UI development and iterative experimentation
Learn and understand all popular mobile and desktop frameworks, libraries, and languages as they become relevant.
Act as a UI technology ambassador, providing educational documentation and training to coworkers
Document workflows, architecture and design patterns using diagram software such as Draw.io, Omnigraffle, or Visio
Collaborate and communicate with designers, project managers, and backend developers on a regular basis. No silos.
Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, interactive design, or equivalent

Three or more years of experience and a proven track record

Proficient understanding of web and mobile markup, including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Java, and Swift

Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

Experience developing enterprise software

Proficient understanding of scripting and JavaScript libraries and frameworks, including Angular, React, Vue, Prime NG, jQuery, and more

Experience working with design handoff tools such as Zeplin or InVision

Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

Good knowledge of design tools such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Photoshop, or Illustrator to be able to crop, resize, or perform adjustments on images, svg vector graphics, and custom icon fonts.

Experience creating and maintaining robust online design systems with UI kits, UI pattern libraries, and shared components.

Familiarity with Material Design

Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git/Azure DevOps

Experience with Agile, Kanban, Scrum, Sprint methodologies

Experience with project management tools such as Jira and Confluence

Interest in AI, machine learning, and voice recognition is a plus

Excellent knowledge of WCAG 2.0 accessibility standards

About Us
People taking care of people. It’s that simple. At Crawford & Company, we treat our clients’ policyholders like our own, helping to restore and enhance lives, businesses and communities at all points of the claims management process. Combining a legacy of nearly 80 years of unmatched experience with global capabilities and industry-leading technology, Crawford is at the forefront of change, while also staying firmly rooted to our commitment to putting people first.

We are guided by our collective value system: RESTORE.

At Crawford, we:
Respect our culture of integrity and ethical behavior, while embracing the unique talents of the individual and encouraging an ownership mentality among everyone.
Are Empowered to advance the company mission and take ownership of our individual career progression.
Promote Sustainability through a corporate culture in which employees are good stewards of their communities.
Emphasize Training and an environment where employees continually seek and share knowledge and are engaged and satisfied with their work.
Are One Crawford, embracing a global mindset that’s inclusive, agile, mission-focused, and customer-focused.
Give Recognition, participating in an environment where people are rewarded for jobs well done.
Embody an Entrepreneurial Spirit, sharing a passion to succeed, innovate, and outpace our competitors.
We believe in leading by example – at work and in our communities. We hail from more than 70 countries and speak dozens of languages, reflecting the global fabric of the audience we serve. Though our reach is vast, we proudly operate as One Crawford: united in mission, vision and values. Learn more at www.crawfordandcompany.com.

In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:
Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries
On-going training opportunities through every stage of your career
Strong benefits package including matching 401k; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.
Crawford & Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means.