UX Engineer, Frontend Software Engineer

BrainCo - Boston, MA - Full time

BrainCo - Boston, MA - Full time

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Company Overview

BrainCo is a brain-machine interface company specializing in education and healthcare. Our first product, Focus, helps improve student engagement in the classroom and attention abilities at home by measuring and encouraging certain brainwave patterns. BrainCo received a multi-million dollar, 20,000 unit pre-order. Drawing experience from top tier advisors, including the Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education, we have created a launchpad for changing the education technology market. After a $5m seed round and with a $20m series A underway, we are looking for a Engineer/Frontend Software Engineer. We’re positioned for growth in both China and the USA. Our USA office (20 team members) is located less than a mile away from Harvard Yard in Somerville, MA.

Job Description

In a Frontend/UX Engineer job, you'll need both types of skills to develop the next generation of products. You'll partner with researchers and designers to define and deliver new features, test new concepts and assist with final implementation. Details are critical as you iterate on complex interactions, animations and pixel-perfect visual designs.

Responsibilities:

  • Explore and deliver mid to high fidelity prototypes for user testing and feature exploration.
  • Implement designer’s draft, provide feedback & help the designers to come up with better design.
  • Support multiple projects simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines.

Minimum qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, HCI, Design, or equivalent practical experience.
  • At least 2 years of experience with HTML/CSS and javascript.
  • EXCELLENT coding habits and skills.
  • Pay attention to details and work with passion.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Familiar with Photoshop/Illustrator or any other design drafting tools.

Preferred qualifications:

  • 2+ years of development or prototyping experience.
  • Experience working SASS/Less and large web application.
  • Experience building complex user interaction and animations.
  • Advanced javascript/SASS compass skills

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Role

Engineering

Experience Level

Mid Level

BrainCo

BrainCo is a brain-machine interface company specializing in education and healthcare. Our first product, Focus, helps improve student engagement in the classroom and attention abilities at home by measuring and encouraging certain brainwave patterns.

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