Verónica García – VP of Human Resources

To apply to this position contact by e-mail with Verónica García

Who we are: EnergyCAP, LLC is an industry-leading and award-winning software company focused on utility bill tracking and energy management. We develop software solutions that our customers use to save money on utility bills, streamline bill processing, and reduce building energy use. We work in an open, Agile-based environment to facilitate teamwork and accountability. Our core values are: product leadership, operational excellence, customer intimacy, and good stewardship. We are based in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.

This team: EnergyCAP’s Design and User Experience Team follows a user-focused design process to take features from concept to implementation. User experience specialists, user interface designers, and the product owner work together to define problems to be solved, create potential solutions, prototype solutions, test solutions with stakeholders, and create actionable development specifications for the software development team.

We’re looking for a User Interface (UI) / User Experience (UX) Designer, who:

Will be this type of person:

  • Experienced designing web-based applications/solutions
  • Experienced translating requirements into actionable designs
  • Experienced documenting UI specifications for software development
  • Experienced with web markup, including HTML5 and CSS
  • Can lead UI/UX discussions and design activities
  • Uses available data, metrics, and resources to make data-informed decisions
  • Proficient with software design tools such as Sketch, Invision, and Figma
  • Demonstrates attention to detail as portrayed in quality of designs and technical specifications
  • Strong communicator—able to communicate proficiently with both internal team members and external business stakeholders
  • Demonstrates strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of an Agile team
  • Is a self-starter who is responsible for deliverables and works with others to make sure that assignments are completed in a timely manner
  • Innovates and brings new ideas about how the design process as well as the finished product may be improved
  • Resourceful—able to track down answers through self-discovery and collaboration with others
  • Comfortable with the rapid deliverables and deadlines associated with software development projects
  • Capable of translating complex feature requirements/requests into practical user flows that help customers adopt software
  • Openly collaborates with others and shares ideas/opinions in a respectful manner
  • Willing to learn about our business and the industries and customers it supports
  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in design, computer science, information systems, engineering, or another technology-related field
  • 2+ years of experience in user interface design or front-end software development (preferred)
  • Prior experience working with or designing for JavaScript frameworks (preferred)

Will do these types of things:

  • Collaboratively brainstorm and design innovative solutions to complex problems as a member of EnergyCAP’s Design and User Experience team
  • Work closely with the product owner to generate ideas and develop options for new application features and product enhancements
  • Work closely with all members of the Design and User Experience Team to develop high-quality and practical designs
  • Analyze customer usage and patterns to determine solutions with the best user experience
  • Help the team interpret and understand user feedback and provide input for the optimal user experience and UI design based on that feedback
  • Collaborate with team members and the marketing department on graphic assets, UI components, and design patterns
  • Collaborate on wireframes to facilitate requirement and UX discussions
  • Present designs to employees and EnergyCAP’s development teams, record feedback, and adjust designs as appropriate
  • Contribute to requirements and functional specifications
  • Work as an integrated member of a software development team
  • Provide regular feedback in an Agile lifecycle regarding design improvements

Will achieve these results:

  • Design and develop prototypes based on user needs and feature requests
  • Translate conceptual solutions into practical, documented specifications for software development teams
  • Collaborative design process that includes feedback from users, employees, the product owner, designers, and developers
  • Well-organized and documented technical design specifications for new EnergyCAP software features
  • Organized and systematic design process that emphasizes reusable patterns and components

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in design, computer science, information systems, engineering, or another technology-related field
  • 2+ years of experience in user interface design or front-end software development (preferred)
  • Prior experience working with or designing for JavaScript frameworks (preferred)