UX Designer_Web Usability


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1133 19th St. N.WWashington, DC 20201


Do good for your community while using your professional expertise. Work with talented peers on a rewarding non-profit cause related program. The Rare Genomics Institute is making a difference. RG is a nonprofit organization that helps families in need of genome research.

We are seeking a UI Designer, Web Usability professional.


* Scientist engagement component for the RG Mobile App.

* UI/UX development by integrating existing and future functionality into feature based, Single Page Applications that use public and internal APIs.

* Assist with the process of visualizing new feature concepts using a prototype workflow that incorporates tools like: Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Invision, Proto.io, Lucid Charts, Draw.io.

* Write clean, maintainable, and testable code.

* Work closely with the product team and rest of development lab.

* Attend project kickoff meetings with account management and/or clients.


* One (1) to five (5) years of experience of front end web development with UX/UI.

* Ability to produce a demo, portfolio, or samples.

* Experience with graphic design, web design frameworks like Bootstrap, Semantic UI, yui.

* Experience with at least one Javascript MVC web framework such as; AngularJS, Backbone.js, Ember.js or KnockoutJS.

* Strong user interface / user experience background.

* Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, Gimp or other Graphic Design tools.

* Experience using python, working knowledge of Linux, Web 2.0 / AJAX skills, HTML 5, CSS 3

* Experienced with Preprocessors, Linting, Task Runners, Code Reviews, Test Frameworks, Package Managers and Version Control.

* Experienced with some of the many modern web packages like, angular, angular-material, bootstrap, ionic, backbone, ember, react, jQuery, socket.io and lodash.


* Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline


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