Post your Job

$225 for fulltime

$75 for freelance

Sign in  No account? Post your opening first!

UI Engineer

Game Theory is a leader in performance-based online marketing with high traffic websites that focus on fun and innovative online digital products and services. This position is located in our San Francisco office, and will be heavily involved with one of our newest products. We are offering the opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a fast growing start-up focused on helping people find jobs and improve their careers.

We are seeking a highly skilled UI Engineer with core design strengths and a love for HTML/CSS/JS (LAMP experience is a plus). The candidate is expected to have deep knowledge of JavaScript, AJAX, frameworks/libraries (eg. JQuery), HTML/CSS and understands the big picture in the client-server relationship that Web 2.0 technologies introduce. Other responsibilities will include: CSS creation and optimization, managing cross-browser development, and general project execution as a developer in a team. We seek individuals that are excellent communicators, manage their time well, have high energy level and can work independently after a complete project briefing, or effectively and reliably in a team environment on larger projects.

Qualifications:

• Candidate must have a strong portfolio of recent UI and UX work

• Meticulous attention to detail, especially with regard to layout and design

• Extremely proficient in web interface programming, including HTML/XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript/AJAX

• 3+ years of professional front-end / UI development experience

• Brainstorm, research, wireframe, design and refine user experiences for websites, microsites (landing pages), and web applications – all within specified product requirements and deadlines.

• Advocate for best practices, great usability/user-centered design and exceptional quality

Education and Skills:

• BFA or MFA in design or web development preferred

• Comfortable with web programming (PHP, MySQL, Apache, Linux)

• HTML5/CSS3 experience

• Cross-browser / platform experience

• Experience with one or more JavaScript libraries/frameworks, such as jQuery. Prototype/script.aculo.us, MooTools, etc.

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Ability to work collaboratively in teams with other specialized individuals

• Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Pluses:

• Experience with Smarty-based templating

• Mobile (iPhone, iPad, Android) application development experience

• Experience with MVC framework

• Experience designing for social and e-commerce applications

• Proficiency in PHP and database interaction

Life at Game Theory:

• Casual dress code

• Complimentary lunches, beverages and snacks

• Regular company outings

• Competitive benefits and salaries

• We work in small teams, which we believe promotes spontaneity, creativity, and speed

• Anyone at Game Theory might have our next great idea, so we make sure every idea is heard

How to apply

To Apply:
Submit completed application materials (resume, cover letter, and portfolio samples) at:

http://tbe.taleo.net/NA9/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=GAMETHEORY&cws=1&rid=38

Smashing Jobs

Your new job

Smashing Jobs is your job board that will help you find the right person for your job opening. It is featured at Smashing Magazine — a magazine that has more than 4 million monthly users and is known to be one of the most successful magazines for creative professionals.

Since 2008, we have been helping great companies as well as gifted job seekers to find their way to each other. We are trusted by companies of all sizes, such as Electronic Arts, Amazon, Lonely Planet, Garmin, Tesla Motors, Rockstar Games, MIT Technology Review, Mercedes, Activision, MTV and, last but not least, Nokia.

More Talents Needed?

Use our credit packages to cut your recruiting costs:

5 CreditsOnly $300. 20% discount. You save $75.
10 CreditsOnly $525. 30% discount. You save $225.

You can choose your preferred credit package during the posting process.

Paypal & Credit Cards
Paying is easy. You can pay from your PayPal deposit or simply start straight with your credit card.

There’s also the possibility of invoicing in which the alternative payment options are via bank transfer or check. If you’d like to get your job posting up and running in a minute, we could forward you a coupon code asap and you can pay later. Just contact Giammarco (g<dot>ledda<at>smashingjobs.com).