U.I. Engineer in San Francisco, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

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Position Summary  

As a Senior User Interface Engineer you will build efficient and reliable interfaces while hiding complexity from the user to keep those interfaces simple.

As part of a growing team you will need to call upon a variety of skill sets, primarily your strong front-end engineering capabilities but you will also need to possess some basic usability and design skills. You will be collaborating with other development team members and potentially users as you design and develop these solutions so strong communication skills and a great attitude are a must for success in this role.


  • Deliver reliable web application features in a timely fashion
  • Work alongside other engineers and designers to refine user interface designs (perhaps sometimes providing your own)
  • Maintain high code quality standards
  • Contribute innovative software solutions to assist the client in protecting their network


  • Expert knowledge in JavaScript/Node.js
  • Strong experience building web applications (especially in the SPA pattern) with frontend frameworks like React, Angular, Vue etc.
  • Strong experience with CSS and styling frameworks like Bootstrap
  • Strong understanding of front-end build tools (Gulp, Webpack, Node scripts)
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytic skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with test driven development


  • Basic design sense (can put together a usable UI without a mock)
  • Basic knowledge of Docker 


  • Knowledge of backend language (Python, Go-lang, Ruby, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of networking

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer