UI Lead Job Description

UI Lead Job Description

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UI lead provides expert guidance on technical strategy and direction for supporting UI standards and components in both framework agnostic and framework specific ways.

UI Lead Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Build responsive web page templates/components using HTML, CSS, and Javascript
Working with the Product Owner and other stakeholders to define interaction architecture and behaviour of the system to ensure that the user interface is compelling for end customer on visual, tactile and audible level
Content organisation and information architecture
Solid knowledge of HTML, CSS, JS
Experience implementing HTML/css based on mockups from designers / style guides
Rewrite CSS style sheets/html templates to bring more structure to styles across all pages on site
Build out CSS style guide components and direct other developers on the use of styles with new features
The main responsibility of the candidate will be to realize the functionality of high level business requirements supplied by Business Analyst team to deliver thorough and robust IDM functionality with the toolsets available in the company
Provide subject matter expertise on Recertification of Access
Provide Long term strategic solutions to meet the firm’s Audit and Regulatory requirements

UI Lead Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for UI Lead

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ITIL, UI, UX, TRA, SWA, SDAT, AWS

Education for UI Lead

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the UI lead job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Design, Education, Technical, Graphic Design, Software Engineering, Information Systems, Business, Computer Engineering

Skills for UI Lead

Desired skills for UI lead include:

CSS
JavaScript
HTML5
JQuery
Angular 6+
Browser intricacies
ReactJS JavaScript framework
VueJS
Architecture

Desired experience for UI lead includes:

Obsessed with design consistency for layouts, color schemes, typography
User experience design, and strong UX implementation experience on mobile or web platforms
3D modeling and texturing experience would be an advantage
Coordinate and update production assignments for the UI/UX team
At least 2 published games preferably as Lead UI Designer/Artist on 360 or PS3
Strong knowledge of types of 3D software (Maya, 3DS Max is preferred)

UI Lead Examples

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UI Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of UI lead. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for UI lead
  • Working closely with external clients and internal stakeholders to lead the architecture, design and planning of solutions
  • Acting as an SME within the space, developing in TypeScript, ES6, RxJS, Angular 4, React and HTML5
  • Create and show solutions – Create visual strategies, wireframes, page layouts, interactions, prototypes, icons
  • Deliver and follow through – Launch ideas
  • Support the Sales and Marketing team, creating required designs for advertising or collateral sales efforts
  • Cultivate a compelling brand voice for ilumi
  • Stay abreast of UX trends, corporate and industry standards looking for creative ideas
  • Participate in driving and creating both web and mobile products concepts as a part of cross‐functional team
  • Creating and facilitating an environment, process and design system that supports consistent UX principles and processes across devices and channels
  • Research and develop intuitive and engaging mobile experience tailored to personality of the Brand
Qualifications for UI lead
  • High capacity to learn new tools and research potential technology
  • Traditional art skills and creativity a must
  • 10+ years hands-on with Java frameworks (Spring MVC, Struts )
  • Experience creating prototypes using Unity, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and/or Flash (or other relevant framework)
  • Knowledge of SQL and relation databases
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a design lead, product lead, or design manager role
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UI Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of UI lead. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for UI lead
  • Consult with architecture teams and product management to ensure alignment with enterprise standards & practices
  • Understand and disseminate product UI architecture for teams enabling efficient, quality code delivery
  • As a part of the team help to define, develop and execute an omni-channel UI strategy for the group
  • Mentor and demonstrate UI design thought-leadership across departments with particular emphasis within the UI Design team
  • Collaborate & coordinate with UX Researchers on all research incorporating mobile
  • Storyboards to communicate user behaviours, motivations and goals
  • Model user behaviour and interactions through process diagrams, task flows or interaction diagrams
  • Organise and facilitate workshops and Design Studios as needed
  • Coordinate planning and executing iterative prototyping and user research
  • Understand and utilise on-going mobile applications’ analytics and other available data to inform and justify design decisions
Qualifications for UI lead
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience as a graphic designer, UX designer, UI designer, interaction designer, visual design, or similar
  • Examples of high-level visual strategy, highly detailed wireframes and designs
  • Delivers solutions aligned with strategic departmental front-end direction
  • Leads, mentors and coaches other engineers of mixed disciplines
  • Presents new UI ideas and concepts to the department
  • Implements tools to improve everything from stability to rendering of UI code
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UI Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of UI lead. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for UI lead
  • Solid experience with modern web frameworks such as AngularJS or ReactJS
  • Solid experience managing single page applications
  • Ability to analyze written requirements and visually conceptualize the user interface and application flows
  • Experience with UX/IX design
  • Build prototypes used to collect user feedback in order to iterate through design choices
  • Develop automated test solutions across all supported desktop browsers (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) and iOS and Android devices
  • Need to Design the UI solutions & manage the delivery of business-critical features Infrastructure improvement tasks
  • Keeping up to date with new technologies and trends and driving knowledge-sharing sessions
  • Contributing to thought leadership material and represent Excelian at industry events, either through attendance or through presenting and speaking
  • Deliver innovative strategic creative solutions and participate in client services and creative production to maintain and develop client relationships
Qualifications for UI lead
  • Educates UI engineers on best practices and why they exist
  • Contributes to the open source community and may engage in speaking events
  • Experience with source control systems like Git, SVN
  • UI Unit testing frameworks Qunit/Jasmine
  • Experience with front-end platforms and web technologies such as React.js, Redux, Ext.js, WebGL
  • The candidate will serve as the Lead Developer for UI development of Barclays provisioning and Recertification Platforms consisting of 2 team members
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UI Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of UI lead. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for UI lead
  • Quickly learn and absorb clients’ objectives and competitive analysis landscape
  • Help to recruit, manage, support, groom, inspire, and lead design team to creative solutions that fulfill client objectives
  • Establish direction and vision which mobilizes the creative team(s) to meet clearly defined goals
  • Help in the continued effort to position EPAM Empathy Lab as a cutting-edge and innovative creative leader in the industry through attention getting stories and blog posts, creative awards and speaker engagements
  • Be able to present and sell complex ideas and concepts to C-level stakeholders and be flexible to travel internationally
  • Lead the UX Design and UI development for several projects
  • Participate in the creation and maintenance of a functioning, iterative UI pipeline, in collaboration with other disciplines
  • Define elegant and intuitive UX structure and flow, utilizing wire-framing and other prototyping techniques
  • Ensure information is conveyed to the user clearly, and in keeping with the visual style and context of the application as a whole
  • Conduct user testing and voice of customer research activity and incorporate feedback into UX design
Qualifications for UI lead
  • In addition to the Leadership responsibilities, candidate is also required to have technical expertise in JAVA / J2EE, Struts, ExtJS, AJAX and other front end technologies
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs experience
  • Digital Marketing experience (SEO, SEM, online advertising, email marketing, and social media marketing)
  • Experience working in multiple mediums including packaging or print
  • A demonstrated ability to create and implement process around user centric design and design thinking
  • Has relatable positive experience working with a small company or startup
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UI Lead Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of UI lead. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for UI lead
  • Collaborate with a team of IT professionals in design and development of a cross-platform rich Internet Application User Interface framework
  • Recommend processes, services, software and other tools to support business objectives pertinent to user interfaces technologies
  • Participate in user interface research for platform maintenance and enhancements
  • Design and document UI components based on established architectural patterns for developed Flex components, frameworks and libraries
  • Produce high output, high efficiency delivery of work items from inception through acceptance
  • Understand and disseminate development standards and patterns to team developers
  • Collaborate with Product Owners/Business Analyst’s and Testers and to ensure efficient, quality deliveries
  • Design reviews, Code reviews
  • Support early adopter customers with implementing the UI Application frameworks
  • Lead all technical aspects for User Interface development and work directly with development management
Qualifications for UI lead
  • Experience or passion in working with lighting or other connected devices
  • Enjoy any combination of Ping-Pong, Movies, Music, Sports, Cake, or brightly colored sunglasses
  • A design thinker and a craftsperson
  • Be able to demonstrate ideas visually and interactively with prototypes
  • Enthusiasm, passion and expert relationship builder
  • Innovative Mobile and cross‐platform interaction design experience

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