Web User Interface Developer - Contract Position Healthline
Healthline, a fast growing health technology company in SOMA, is looking for an engineering contractor with deep skills in front-end web development and implementation, and a passion for building great web-based user interfaces. You?ll be building applications that change consumer behavior, and helping to productize our cutting edge search and taxonomy technologies into scalable products for the $50 billion health information technology market.
At Healthline, you?ll enjoy the company of your dog at work, excellent fringe benefits and a terrific location near the ballpark and Caltrans.
Elegantly implement page designs in standards-compliant dynamic XHTML and CSS.
Collaborate with the design team to define the information architecture, advocating Web interaction design best practices with a focus on consistency and usability.
Manage the overall visual design for web products, including all branding and navigational elements.
Work closely with back-end developers to find ways to push the limits of existing Web technology in service of creating the best possible user experience.
Knowledge/Skills & Abilities
4 years of software developing experience, java experience preferred.
Working knowledge of industry standard visual design tools ( Photoshop, Illustrator).
Strong Web application design skills, including information architecture, interface design and visual design.
Ability to understand and interpret existing site design and style guides to inform your work.
Excellent project management skills: self-directed and capable of working effectively in a highly kinetic environment.
Excellent communication skills: able to facilitate your own meetings as necessary, comfortable working with all levels of the organization.
Familiar with: Java, JSP, JSTL.
Bonus if you're familiar with: Flash, Responsive design and Spring Framework.
Healthline Networks offers an innovative approach to meeting the needs of today's health information seeker. The company's unique consumer healthcare taxonomy, the largest of its kind, powers a suite of intelligent health search, navigation and content services. Combining advanced search technology with deep medical expertise, Healthline and its business partners -- a network of trusted destination sites that include publishers, portals, search engines, employers and health plans -- help consumers navigate the complex world of healthcare information, empowering them to make more confident, informed decisions. Headquartered in San Francisco, Healthline is backed by Aetna Ventures, Peacock Equity, JHK Investments LLC, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Reed Elsevier Ventures, U.S. News and World Report, and VantagePoint Venture Partners.
Healthline is located in San Francisco, one block from Cal Train, near the Giants ball park. Our employees enjoy a stimulating and fun place to work, along with fully paid health benefits and stock options. The office is dog-friendly.
||660 Third Street |
San Francisco, CA 94107