What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect (VZConnect) is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

In the exciting world of IoT, connecting devices, hardware and other sensory objects to improve automobile and driver intelligence is what Verizon Connect is all about. That’s why our goal is to create extraordinary user experiences for each of our customers. To achieve this, we need to craft simple, reliable and engaging user interaction experiences across a multitude of devices.

At VZConnect, our UX team is made up of passionate user experience professionals with experience in UX, Visual Design, Service design, user research, usability testing. This person will be responsible for working with our designers, Data Scientists, Engineering teams to build the user interface that will help our clients derive meaning from, interact with, and investigate their data. Beyond coding & design expertise, the engineer who will thrive in this role will have a strong understanding of how to leverage existing tools to deliver a prototype quickly. This is a true hybrid role consisting of coding and design. This person should be able to recognize patterns across client engagements that present opportunities to build meaningful, reusable tools.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead rapid prototyping of varying qualities (basic wires, rough prototypes, functional wireframes, and functional prototypes) that can be deployed in market for customer testing and productized.
  • Partner w/ product and design leaders to help envision new concepts and products. Lead to evolve early idea by prototyping possible solutions.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • 5+ years’ experience in UI Design & Development w/ Javascript, HTML5, CSS, Nodejs.
  • 5+ years in rapid prototyping including rough wires, functional wires, invision prototypes, high fidelity functional prototypes that can be used to do alpha/beta/A/B testing preferred.
  • 5+Proficiency in at least one mobile development language (Swift, Objective-C, Java)
  • 5+ Experience using Javascript frameworks (ReactJS, Bootstrap, Emberjs) and /or w/hybrid mobile frameworks (e.g NativeScript, Cordova, Ionic, Xamarin, and/or React Native with native plugins on iOS & Android)
  • 1+ year familiarity with data-oriented libraries like D3. Experience interfacing with modern APIs, including REST, JSON, GraphQL etc. Experience using frontend engineering build systems (webpack).
  • 3+ years’ experience with data-oriented libraries like D3 and iterative design sprints in agile / lean development.
  • Must have a portfolio with web and mobile applications and services

Even better if you have:

  • Degree in relevant field (Computer Science and Engineering or related fields)
  • Self-starter, independent thinker who can work in a highly matrixed organization. Ability to balance needs of a large number of concurrent projects and work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Strong influencing or negotiation skills and articulating your design choices to a larger group. Staying highly organized, persistent & flexible to focus on long term business goals.
  • Excellent collaboration (joint projects), interpersonal (warm and inviting) & communication (clear, concise and erudite) skills.
  • Excellent problem solving (start with first principle approach) and multi-tasking (several projects, initiatives concurrently) skills

Keyword: VZConnect

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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