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(Expired) Design Technologist

3 months ago by Blitz Esports

  Los Angeles (California), USA

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Design

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Blitz App a company within Swift Media Entertainment that creates desktop applications and websites for different games. Our products aim to optimize gamers’ improvement by providing users with statistical insight about the current state of the game, tracking personal progression, and providing real time analysis and scouting of enemy teams. Our core product, Blitz.GG, currently supports the popular MOBA, League of Legends.

Overview

We are seeking an experienced and highly engaged Design Technologist. Under the guidance of the Frontend Engineering Manager and working collaboratively with other Design Technologists, the successful candidate is a creative problem solver, with front-end proficiency and a passion for design.

Our team moves quickly, and is in the early stages of architecture. This role will be a core member between our Engineering and Design Teams; reporting to and working cohesively with the Frontend Engineering Manager and other members of our design team to grow and build out implement new features. Our team works concurrently on several products, in a fast paced environment. This position provides room for growth and autonomy within a rapidly scaling ecosystem.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Owning end to end development process of feature implementation and deliverables from a design and technical perspective
  • Utilizing HTML/CSS/React to implement features
  • Working iteratively to solve UX problems on implementation
  • Working closely with our teams to develop use cases, and technical requirements
  • Jumping between various projects easily and efficiently in order to support the needs of the entire design team
  • Collaborating with development and facilitating more effective design handoffs
  • Working in an agile environment

What It Takes To Be Successful

  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience, or equivalent, in a similar role
  • Strong sensibility and eye for design
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
  • Ability to participate in the full lifecycle of design and development -- including ideation, prototyping, development, QA, and user-testing
  • Demonstrable experience as a front-end technologist, engineer or UX prototyper.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Understanding and fluent usage across a broad spectrum of technologies including (but not limited to): JavaScript/NodeJS, HTML/CSS, XML/JSON, and Responsive/Adaptive Design

What We Offer

  • A company focused on growth and shared success
  • Fluid organization unencumbered by politics or bureaucracy with significant autonomy to get things done quickly and right
  • A fast-paced but fun team of passionate people
  • Cool projects and opportunities to jump ahead of the industry and optimize initiatives around a great culture
  • Mindfulness about maintaining our excellent reputation with publishers and the community

Perks & Benefits

Competitive Market Pay, Unlimited Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Days & Holidays, 100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, Vision Plan, Wellness Activities, Happy Hours, Company Team Building Events, Flexible Work From Home Days.

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