User Experience and User Interface Expert Canvas Solutions, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Canvas (www.gocanvas.com), a fast-growing start-up located in Reston VA, is looking for an extremely talented User Experience and User Interface expert to join the Canvas team in a leadership role. As one of the first members of an established but small team, the ability to drive vision and play multiple roles on an exciting product is essential. A passion and excitement regarding mobile devices and the mobile revolution is necessary.
Recognized as one of the hottest start-up companies in the DC area, Canvas has been featured as a leader in the mobile app space by The Washington Post, Capital Business News, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur Magazine and others.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Work within an extremely fast paced, exciting internet startup, with the ability to help drive features, innovation and product vision
Work within a small team environment to build an elegant and beautiful product that drives passion in our customers
Great communication skills necessary to work with customers and business members to build product requirements and product vision
Enjoys participating in all aspects of product life-cycle, from gathering requirements, building and prototyping interfaces to working with developers
Excels in a self-managed environment, utilizing the latest technologies and best practices to build amazing interfaces and exceptional user experience
Willing to push the boundaries of established UI and UX on mobile devices
Exceptional work creating user experiences for beginner-level users of mobile apps
Ability to build interfaces and prototypes using prototyping tools
Ability to design logos and images using Photoshop or other tools
Ability to build modern interfaces using HTML and CSS
Understanding of user interface best practices from a mobile device perspective
User testing methodologies (eye tracking, heat map tracking, gorilla testing)
Bachelor's or master's degree in graphic design, fine art, information architecture, industrial design, product design, visual communications or human-computer interactions
4+ years working on user experience projects within the Internet/mobile industry
Experience translating complex product features into user friendly interfaces and experiences
Ability to translate marketing requirements into product features
Benefits and Employment
This is a full time position based out of Reston VA which will require in-person office time five days of the week. Salary and stock options will be based upon level of experience and will be very competitive, with healthcare plans offered as well. Unfortunately we cannot offer H-1B sponsorship.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Canvas is a mobile app platform that allows businesses and organizations to build and customize their own mobile apps in order to replace inefficient paper forms so data can be collected and transmitted electronically via smartphones and tablets.
Shipping Product Investors: Osage Venture Partners
, River Cities Capital Funds All Jobs: at Canvas Solutions, Inc.
|Headquarters:||11911 Freedom Drive|
Reston, VA 20190
|Company Profile:||Canvas is an easy, fast and economical way for businesses to find, customize and create mobile apps to replace paper forms. Canvas is a cloud-based software service that enables users to collect information using mobile devices, share that information and integrate with existing backend systems. Canvas also offers the first mobile business application store of its kind, allowing businesses from diverse industries to find mobile apps specific to their needs. Canvas apps work on Android, Blackberry, BlackBerry Playbook, iPhone, iPad, and Windows mobile/desktop devices. Every Canvas app is customizable by the end user and can incorporate such functionality as GPS, image capture, barcode scanning, electronic signatures and access to business lists such as parts catalogs and patient records. To date, Canvas has automated millions of manual processes and replaced over 19 tons of paper for businesses, making it one of the fastest growing mobile app services in the world. |
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