UI/UX Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 512052-601697
    • Job Location: Westford, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

About Ribbon Communications:  Sonus Networks, Inc. (d/b/a Ribbon Communications) is a company with two decades of leadership in real-time communications. Built on world class technology and intellectual property, the company delivers intelligent, secure, embedded real-time communications for today’s world.  The company transforms fixed, mobile and enterprise networks from legacy environments to secure IP and cloud-based architectures, enabling highly productive communications for consumers and businesses.  With 64 locations in 27 countries around the globe, the company’s innovative, market leading portfolio empowers service providers and enterprises with rapid service creation in a fully virtualized environment.  The company’s Kandy Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) delivers a comprehensive set of advanced embedded communications capabilities that enables this transformation.  To learn more, visit ribboncommunications.com.

Position Title: UI/UX Lead Engineer

Location: Westford, MA

Position Summary:

Ribbon Communications is looking for a hands-on UX/UI Senior Designer to lead design and development of a next-generation application user interface. The ideal candidate will have experience in or interest and aptitude toward contemporary user interface design, and will be capable of both UX design and UI implementation skills. 


The position will be within an advanced CTO development team working on the latest technologies in the Big Data and Analytics space using contemporary data visualization and application configuration UI frameworks, as a front end to the latest Big Data platform engines such as Kubernetes/Containers, Hadoop, and Apache Spark within a virtualized, micro-services application architecture.


This hands-on technology leader will provide architectural guidance for UX design, UI framework development, and will lead several UI developers in carrying the concept through to production ready versions of the product. This position requires a highly motivated, self-driven and passionate leader that can work seamlessly with multiple R&D disciplines and downstream corporate teams.




Experience and Skills:

Required Skills:

  • Experience with Single-page Application (SPA) development

  • Expertise with modern Client MVC/MVP frameworks such as jQuery, Backbone.js, Node.js, Bootstrap, D3, Angular, or Ember

  • Prior experience in designing contemporary UX

  • Familiarity with using complex backend RESTful APIs

  • Passion for emerging UI Technologies / Languages

  • UI Development experience, specifically in OO JavaScript

  • Solid experience with HTML5 / CSS3

  • REST client development experience

  • Strong knowledge of OOP / OOD

  • Experience with java script debugging using browser based plugins

  • Experience with Bootstrap V2.x or 3.x framework

    Interested applicants should have a minimum of 5 years in active UX and UI development, including coding in the frameworks mentioned above. Familiarity with Agile development processes is helpful. An ability to provide example UX design work to evaluate the candidate is suggested. Excellent oral, presentation, listening and written communication skills are expected.

    Education/Experience Requirements:

    BS in Telecommunications/Computer Science/Electrical Engineer or equivalent required.

    Please Note:

    'All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.'

    US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.