Job Description
Company Profile:

Knoldus is a new age startup which is trying to disrupt the Reactive Software Development, Analytics, Machine Learning and Fast Data space.


Locations

Knoldus is incorporated in India, Singapore, US and Canada and is 100+ people overall.


Wondering who we are?


We are the only company which has the distinction of being Select partners with

  • Lightbend (Scala ecosystem)

  • Databricks (Spark in the Big Data space)

  • Confluent (Kafka ecosystem)

  • Datastax (Cassandra and Graph ecosystem)


We started working on the Scala ecosystem and Spark in 2009 and have gained an industry reputation of being a goto company for Reactive and Fast Data product development. Some of our marquee clients include Google, HPE, EY, Elsevier, BoA, Cisco, VMWare, Huawei, Philips and quite a few silicon valley startups which have gone from being 2 people companies to 50 million dollars + companies

Our process focus


Strongly Agile and NO to CMM


Knoldus software development model called Knolway is based upon the best Agile practices built on the combination of Scrum and XP where concepts such as Domain Driven Design, Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development and Pair Programming are used extensively.


What do we offer?


  1. Opportunity to work with top-notch people who are authors, write blogs, contribute to open source community, speak at conferences.

  2. Various social events organized by Knoldus (eg. Community events and conferences with the Industry leaders)

  3. Flat organization no hierarchies.

  4. Official time for doing your own professional growth which includes open source projects, blogging, pod-casting and technical article publishing. Visit http://blog.knoldus.com/ and https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP4g5qGeUSY7OokXfim1QCQ

  5. Weekly knowledge sharing program. See http://knolx.knoldus.com

  6. Cubicle free workspace, relaxed and fun-filled work atmosphere.



Learn more about us: http://www.knoldus.com



Designation:  UI Designer/Developer

Job Description


Technical Skills:

  • Having exposure to Responsive Design & compatibility to across browsers.

  • Conceptual understanding of User Interface Design and the Design Process.

  • Created good abstractions that actually get reused

  • Considerable ability to be hard headed about markup quality

  • That PhotoShop, Flash, Flex and SilverLight are just some of the things you've tried on your road to us.

  • Solid understanding of user-centered design principles.

  • Experience in developing modular front-end components using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, JSON and microformats.



Other skills:

  • Able to work in a no-hierarchy environment, and fast sprint work cycles.

  • Excellent analytical aptitude and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent communication and customer interfacing skill.

  • Constantly upgrade self-knowledge & share with team.

  • Blogger, Conference Speaker, Open Source Contributor.

KRA

  • Design applications using HTML, CSS among others.

  • Knowledge of Logo design, Graphic design, Coral design.

  • Mobile App User interface designing using Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Illustrator..

  • Continually evaluate/monitor industry best practices.

  • Design and implement front-end business applications while working closely with developers to help generate requirements for backend.


Desirables

  • Good eye for aesthetics: layout, grid systems, color theory and typography.

  • Strong understanding of mobile platforms, particularly iOS, and Android.

  • Candidate must absolutely be in sync with recent design standards and trends.

  • Deep knowledge of latest dominant web application design patterns.

  • Design Tools: Photoshop, Illustrator and Fireworks.

  • Nimble and flexible enough to thrive in a rapidly evolving business environment.

  • An independent thinker and not a technologist who just executes on specs.

  • Able to have big thoughts and the courage to voice them.

  • Enthusiastic for emerging technologies.


Skills: JQuery, Photoshop, HTML, CSS, Javascript

Desired Candidate Profile

Qualifications:

  • MCA/BTech/BE in computer science, information systems, or similar technical field would be the preferred.