UI UX Engineer

inquirED - Chicago, Illinois or Remote - Full time

About the Role

We’re looking for a talented UI/UX Engineer with a passion for design and education to support the continued development of our Inquiry Journeys platform. The UI/UX Engineer will be a conduit between the product/design team and engineering. They are a self-driven front end expert that helps propel our platforms further into a more modern and intuitive experience. The UI/UX Engineer will own and execute all user-facing experiences and be on the forefront of trends and best practices in web technology and design. The UI/UX Engineer will become InquirED's expert on all things EdTech User Experience.

We Are Looking for someone who:

  • has a solid understanding of React.js or other modern javascript frameworks
  • is fluent in HTML5 & SCSS / CSS3
  • can communicate clearly and concisely with a design team
  • has experience in wire framing and prototyping
  • knows or can learn GIT source control
  • has experience with Test Driven Development
  • knows to do cross platform testing without being reminded
  • is a master of responsive design
  • is an engineer with a heart for design

Bonus Points for:

  • Cypress End-to-End testing
  • Docker
  • Experience with the Laravel Framework
  • AWS Experience
  • Accessibility

Why Join Us?

  • Ability to pave the path - you envision, you build, you see it through
  • Can make fundamental changes to the look and feel of our experience
  • Challenge yourself to bring modern, intuitive design practices to a budding company
  • Remote team - Work from your yard or the local coffeehouse
  • Unlimited PTO - We understand work-life balance and fully support self care

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Experience Level

Mid Level


At inquirED, we're shaped by the questions we ask ourselves - our inquiries - the kind of questions that have no right answers, that compel us to reflect, iterate, and learn. We are a mission driven curriculum company at the forefront of promoting equity, teacher support and developing students.
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