Careers

UI/UX Developer

ABOUT SPENTLY

Spently is more than just a SaaS company, we are committed to helping online retailers succeed. Our team believes that businesses can create a major competitive advantage by maximizing under-utilized and emerging digital marketing channels. As an official Shopify Partner, Spently has helped e-commerce merchants generate over $200M in additional sales.

The Spently app is the easiest way to drive repeat sales in e-commerce. Spently helps small-to-medium sized online businesses turn transactional emails into marketing opportunities with up-sells, discounts, and follow-up emails after every purchase.


ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for a UI/UX developer that enjoys challenges, is creative, and has a passion for UI/UX design. This person will help us create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and help transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.


WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Collaborate with the product team and other developers to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience.

  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering

  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to design roadblocks

  • Create wireframes/storyboards/user flow/mockups/process flows to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas

  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders

  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback

  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

  • Comfortable leading UI/UX decisions


WHAT YOU’LL BRING

  • An excellent eye for design

  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, ES6, React and Redux

  • Experience incorporating the latest of HTML5 and CSS3 into design work, with an understanding of cross browser compatibility and limitations

  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills

  • Ability to follow design documents

  • Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio

  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps

  • Proficiency in Sketch or other design tools

  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction

  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders

  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively

  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies

  • Understanding of common software project management practices

  • Experience using Git

BONUS POINTS

  • Knowledge of Node.js and build tools (such as webpack, gulp) is a plus

  • You have experience working with various e-Commerce and POS solutions

  • You’ve designed SaaS applications for small businesses

  • Knowledge of testing frameworks and performance testing

  • Experience using third party APIs and REST services

PERKS

  • Flexible hours to meet your schedule. General office hours are 10am-6pm.

  • Work from our office, home, a coffee shop.  As long as you’re hitting your goals, it doesn’t matter

  • Health insurance after 3 months.

  • Monthly team outings/events

  • Learn as you go, not a day will go by where you won’t be learning something new.

  • See your designs through all stages, from conception to live code.

  • Hands-on experience and opportunities to grow/try new things

APPLY

Send your resume and anything else that you think will set you apart to: nicholas@spentlyhq.com