Senior UI/UX Designer (St. Louis, Minneapolis, remote)

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Boundless is actively seeking a talented user experience developer to design and implement creative user interfaces for our innovative open source spatial data software.  Boundless is a high-growth software company that gives customers powerful Spatial IT software to free enterprises from proprietary alternatives. Founded as not-for-profit in 2002, Boundless develops and supports open-source software for managing spatial data and building maps and applications. The expert developers at Boundless enjoy a fun and flexible work environment and exceptional benefits while building Spatial IT solutions for some of the largest corporations and government organizations. Our customers already include major energy, telecommunications, utilities, several agencies within the US federal government, the World Bank, and other large enterprises worldwide.

Qualifications

A qualified candidate must have:

  • at least 3 years of solid UI/UX experience
  • excels at taking feature lists and turning them into clever and intuitive user interfaces
  • proficiency with prototyping tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and OmniGraffle
  • demonstrated knowledge of principles of information architecture
  • familiarity with user research methods
  • a commitment to producing quality work on aggressive timelines
  • natural curiosity balanced with pragmatism—you are always up for trying out something new, but you know how to pick the right tool for the job

Desired, but not required:

  • knowledge of desktop application design
  • knowledge of web development or graphic design
  • solid background in geospatial technologies or related field
  • experience in open source software and communities
  • familiarity with version control systems, especially Git
  • a knack for working in remote but close-knit teams
  • familiarity with QGIS desktop GIS application

Why Boundless?

Ask anyone at Boundless their favorite thing about their job, and they will give you one answer: their coworkers. We have an amazing team of passionate, creative, and bright people distributed from Austria to Argentina, with higher concentrations in New York, Washington DC, and Victoria, BC. We are especially interested in candidates who are willing to work out of one of these hub cities.

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