THE OPPORTUNITY 

Product owns the user experience for the entire platform across a wide variety of roles and use cases. As a part of the product team, you will help define and create a world-class user experience through test-driven design in an agile environment. You will breath emotional design into complex workflow and configuration interfaces, ensuring every feature and interaction can be simple, lovable, and complete

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

The UX Front-End Developer will work with UX and product team to build prototypes of new features and improve upon existing interfaces while working closely with engineering to account for current frameworks, libraries, and design patterns. This role will also help design and execute end-to-end user testing processes that span formulating interface hypothesis to the creation of engineering-ready components. The primary activities will include but are not limited to the following:

 

  • Design and/or prototype web-based user interfaces following usability best practices
  • Creation of high-fidelity prototypes using common front-end technologies and frameworks (ex: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, React, Material Design)
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure the technical feasibility of all UI/UX designs/specifications
  • Design, execute, and support usability testing and user research
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product, engineering, and customer success teams to build the optimal features
  • Deep investigation and understanding of core user-experience needs with internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop, communicate, and defend metric-driven design decisions
  • Build out new features and improvements through comprehension of high level design concepts and principles
  • Ongoing learning and adaptation in the fast growing field of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, HCI, Design, or equivalent practical experience
  • Deep experience developing in common front-end technologies and frameworks such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, React, Material Design, JSON, SQL, Python
  • First-hand experience designing and conducting usability testing and user research
  • Experience with prototyping and other UX tools such as Adobe CS, Sketch, FullStory, Invision
  • Excellent people and management skills to interact with staff, colleagues and cross-functional teams, and third parties
  • Team player that demonstrates strong design thinking and problem solving
  • Excellent listening and communication skills including the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with stakeholders using most applicable tools for the task (ex: whiteboarding, wireframes, mocks, interactive prototypes)
  • Dedication to first-class user experiences
  • Passionate about developing expertise in the AI and machine learning fields

 

THE COMPANY

Do you want to help work in the most exciting and impactful technology space of our time? Do you want to serve those who want to work and create new opportunities in the global workforce?

Alegion is transforming how enterprises execute on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning projects, while transforming the way people work. Our AI enablement platform integrates human intelligence at scale into the creation of high-quality training data, the validation and scoring of AI models and real-time exception handling. We do this through our advanced data and task management platform and our growing network of on-demand trained human data specialists. By combining human intelligence and artificial intelligence, Alegion processed large-scale and complex data tasks provide the context, emotion and humanity that machine intelligence cannot achieve while delivering the highest quality results, at scale, and at the most effective cost.  https://alegion.com/company/

 

THE TECHNOLOGY

Alegion’s AI Enablement Platform is a robust technology system that supports a wide array of data processes designed specifically for AI, ML, NLP, Computer Vision and Deep Learning systems. It provides the ability to define and configure complex data task workflows including multi-step and conditional paths for text, photo, video and audio. It also manages the distribution of tasks to human data specialists based on required skillets and other criteria and has built-in quality control processes that provide exceptional data quality, predictable pricing and scale to process large volumes of data-intensive tasks.

 

THE CULTURE

  • We have a well-defined mission, and strongly-held core beliefs and cultural values
  • We promote a workplace where employees can make an impact beyond financial results
  • We believe in being truly Agile in every decision, action and interaction
  • We recruit talented employees who are a strong fit for our culture and high-performing teams
  • We value learning and teaching, and heavily invest in employee development and growth
  • We foster a collaborative, team-focused and autonomous work environment

 

THE BENEFITS

  • Competitive health and insurance benefits
  • Competitive total compensation package
  • Meaningful stock grants
  • Open PTO plan
  • 12 company-paid holidays
  • 401K

 

THE LOCATION

  • East of downtown Austin, less than a mile from the light rail station
  • Within walking distance of some of the best culinary eateries in East Austin

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to jobs@alegion.com 

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