We connect you to the best technology and development jobs at leading companies and digital agencies.
Lead UI/UX Designer
Our client, a Fortune 500 company, is in need of a Lead UI/UX Designer to work with them and their client for a 6-month contract opportunity that has the opportunity for extension beyond the 6-months. You must able to travel to South John Young area on a daily basis Responsibilities: Translate customer and business stakeholder requirements into defined specifications and inspire the development team to build the correct product Own design of UI related features and participate in the product definition process Significantly impact and architect product strategy and direction Develop and maintain user flows, wireframes, interaction design, visual design mockups, personas, scenarios, prototypes, specifications, navigation maps and other design documents Work with feature development teams to make sure that the workflow reflects the customer's needs and ensure consistency among features Define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles which result in improved user productivity and satisfaction Qualifications: 7+ years of relevant experience in UX, UI, and Usability Studies Strong experience with both UX and UI. Conversant with common UI tools primarily Sketch Prior Creative experience for leading Customer or Associate facing Mobile / Tablet based applications Experience designing customer-facing websites/ Mobile Apps for retail, hospitality, healthcare client. Any associate facing experience is highly preferred Create wireframes and iterate with clients based on desired features Responsible for ensuring creative deliverables are on time and iterated expeditiously with clients Responsible for teamwork with Creative Director, SAM’s, Pre Sales, Delivery Managers and Technical Architects as needed on projects Experience in hospitality or food industry a PLUS Does this sound like you, apply today to learn more!
Educational Institution in Boston is seeking a Project Manager The Project Manager coordinates business change through a set of related and coordinated projects. Under general guidance, the PM typically directs projects requiring considerable resources and high levels of functional integration. The PM demonstrates mastery of project management processes and emerging program management skills in an Agile environment. Responsibilities: Provides project management services on various projects as assigned. The primary focus will be on audiovisual, infrastructure, and/or networking projects. Serves as project manager on multiple projects, managing all aspects of the projects from development, implementation to closeout. Tasks will include: assisting in defining user needs, project scope development, project schedule, project budget tracking, contract management, risk analysis while providing regular reporting on project status and budget tracking. Leads to multiple high priorities, complex projects in a highly flexible environment. Maintains project management systems (Confluence, JIRA, Servicenow) with most recent project updates and documentation. Basic Qualifications 5+ years of project management experience in a professional environment. Qualifications Experience in running audiovisual projects: ability to read and interpret blueprints; knowledge of Structured cabling a plus. Proficient with MS Word, Excel and MS Project. Experience creating and managing a project budget Desirable Qualifications: PMP and/or CTS certification preferred Experience providing project services in higher education or professional services setting. Experience conducting project retrospectives and benefits analyses and instituting practices that enable the entire organization to learn from the results. Audio visual or construction project management experience. Does this sound like you, then apply now!
Global client in Palo Alto is seeking a Technical Writer to join them for a contract opportunity with long term potential. This person will: * Write and QA all of the text for new console. * Update the existing user-facing documentation, to reflect all of the console changes in the docs. * Write user-facing text for approximately 100 error messages. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working with software engineers, development managers and program managers - and be proactive about gathering requirements from them. The candidate will also be expected to offer suggestions on how to improve the existing text, on the screen and in the documentation. required skills: Experience designing and delivering documentation for software developers. Experience working directly with development teams. Experience with XML-based publishing systems Bonus skills: Previous experience working with database products, especially SQL solutions (such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, or SQL Server). Experience with web services and related technologies. Does this sound like you, apply now to learn more!
Global health company in NYC is seeking a Product Owner (Analytics) to join them for a Contract-To-PERM HIRE opportunty. Requirements : Actively manage the team backlog, implementation planning and operational readiness. Using Agile SAFE methodologies and ability to manage multiple concurrent tasks and projects. Defining user stories, continuously groom user stories and prioritize team backlog with scrum teams based on business priorities. Create and maintain high quality requirement artifacts (user stories, process flow diagrams, use cases, data mapping sheets, etc.) using various tools (i.e. Rally, Visio etc) Coordinate with stakeholders (business owners, end users) and technical teams (development, testing, scrum masters, etc). Strong analytical skills with the ability to understand data integration points, process workflows from an end to end perspective from back end and front end perspective Conduct end-to-end impact analysis, design reviews, test case reviews to ensure that the business vision, goals and requirements are met Coordinate with application users and various stakeholders (including other POs) to understand business problems, requirements, and goals that the business team need to achieve Manage and analyze business requirements with the ability to prioritize during changes and conflicts Attend daily standup, retrospective, team demo and document business release notes Ability to adapt in a fast paced, Agile SAFE scrum environment Manage significant product initiatives. Strong product management skills, strong technical knowledge of products and systems Experience: At least 3+ years of recent experience as an agile product owner with a Business Analysis/ Business System Analysis background. Technical/Functional skills: Write user stories Interpret business requirements and elaborate them into user stories and key deliverables Drive meetings with IT/business stakeholders Documentation skills Converse in technical jargon (hands on development experience not required) - e.g., should understand what is meant by “webservice”, “json”, “database view”, “stored proc”, “big data”, “data science” etc. SQL skills – Should be able query databases and understand what that query does Data analysis skills
Senior Solution Architect
Freelance opportunity for a Data Analyst in Sunnyvale Ca with a Global eCommerce company. What you’ll do: Analyze A/B and Multivariate test data and provide actionable recommendations for business stakeholders Help the team with tagging and analysis of Google Analytics Work to pull raw transactional data and manipulate it in excel in order to answer questions that inform product/feature prioritization and design decisions Measure post-launch metrics Provide recommendations on key metrics and segments to determine if an experiment is successful Run exploratory analysis of site performance and customer data to identify key areas of the site that can be optimized Ensure experiment data quality by maintaining and improving data integrations between internal and external tools Work closely with product management to create new feature test plans and decision trees in order to drive a “test and learn” culture within the organization About You: Excel SME Google Analytics Ability to use quantitative methods to answer tough questions Understanding of experimental design and testing methodologies Able to manipulate and draw insight from large, complex, multi-dimensional data sets (SQL, R, Python, etc.)
Onward Search has a new exciting opportunity with a big eCommerce client. The opportunity is for a Technical Writer that can start immediately onsite at our client’s office in Boston, MA. Our client is looking for a candidate that can produce high-quality work and thrive in a fast-paced and growing environment. If this sounds like you, apply today! RESPONSIBILITIES Collaborate with project management and internal engineering teams as well as 3rd party partners to develop new content for job training (online knowledge checks etc.). Produce and maintain electronic work instructions for all product lines installed in the field. Proactively update department internal wiki page with the latest information and make changes as necessary. Initiate department-wide communication of updates to processes and documentation by recording and publishing the change in bulletin form. Deliver how-tos, user guides, and other documentation as needed. Take a complicated sequence of tasks and break them down to easy-to-understand, bite-sized steps. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree (Engineering, English, Business, Communications, or other technical communication-related field preferred). Must have at least 2 years of relevant technical writing experience (5 or more years preferred). Deep knowledge of manufacturing or technical process documentation. Capable of creating and structuring “App-based” work instructions through an online interface. Impeccable written and verbal communication skills Strong desire to learn and be challenged. Must be self-driven and motivated with a great work ethic. Ability to work independently. Understanding of manufacturing/technical processes and can write instructions that guide an associate through a workflow. Ability to interact with SMEs. Not afraid to ask questions as necessary. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Established Startup in the Los Angeles area is seeking a data engineer for a contract-to-perm hire opportunity. Looking for someone who has experience with infrastructure and core building blocks within analytics Best practices with ETL Experience in Business Intelligence tools. Specifically, we are using Looker & Tableau (we also use Redshift) 2+ years working with 1-2 large projects to completion ETL – open to tools – either apache tools or python or node Someone with some architecture experience with data warehouse, infrastructure & schemas API integrations from a more analyst perspective Deploy Tableau installation roll outs. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Full Stack Engneer
Our client, a rapidly growing consumer product company, is seeking full-stack engineers to join the digital product development team. Skills and Experience: Ideal candidates will have experience in architecting and developing applications from scratch Developing applications on a team (e.g., code review, test automation) Working directly with business partners (customer service, design, operations) and build solutions that meet their needs Strong React + Node.js and/or Phython skills Preferred experience with AWS and/or DevOps Development
I had a wonderful experience and connection with Onward Search. My conversation with their team was helpful and supportive… their recruiters are smart and I really enjoyed speaking with them.
creative tech candidate, Miami
Information on Development Careers
As more and more of our economic activity plays out online, the need for development and tech talent is skyrocketing. These important individuals build the foundation for all digital projects and initiatives, such as new software products, new ecommerce websites and more. For more information about development / tech careers, check out the links below.