We're looking for a UI Developer  to learn from and contribute to an experienced team committed to collaboration, rapid iteration, and continuous delivery, in a not-for-profit startup environment.


ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) aims to create a world in which all who participate in research, scholarship, and innovation are uniquely identified and connected to their contributions and affiliations, across disciplines, borders, and time. We are an international non-profit organization, with a virtual office and staff based in countries around the world. We use open tools to develop and maintain our core offering, the ORCID Registry, and collaborate with the research community to build connectors in research systems where researchers may use their ORCID iD.    


UI Developer responsibilities:

Produce amazing HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
Produce beautiful and functional designs and mockups
Work with the Front End Technical Lead to develop and improve the ORCID Registry
Author use-cases, technical/functional requirements, tests, and code
Participate actively in iterative development meetings (stand-ups, kick-offs, retrospectives), and design sessions with project teams and working groups
Collaborate with team members, consultants, designers, the development community, and users to provide accurate estimations, timelines, and risk assessments
Engage with team members and the broader community of ORCID members and users to gather feedback and develop solutions to address community needs
Contribute back to the open-source community through code and documentation


Experience w/ HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JSON, JQuery and AJAX
Experience w/ producing mockups and wireframes
Experience w/ JavaScript frameworks  
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Motivated, results-driven, with high-level of energy, enthusiasm, and initiative
6 months to 10 years development experience, preferably in a startup environment


Experience with user testing
Experience with AngularJS
Experience with Java Web Frameworks
Experience with UX prototyping tools
Experience with Linux
Experience with supporting internationalization including right-to-left layouts
Public GitHub profile
You’re scrappy (resourceful and self-starting)


Remote position - work from anywhere with internet!
Flexible work hours
Competitive compensation and benefits
Laptop provided
Knowledgeable and involved Board and community participants


US $50,000-70,000 depending on experience and location. 


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