Graphic Designer/ Illustrator-Perm- San Jose, Ca

Responsibilities

  • Develop graphics for product illustrations, logos, and websites
  • Design and test new website user interfaces, concepts and designs
  • Collaborate with our design, production and development teams to implement new design projects
  • Work with developers to integrate new UI concepts
  • Designs and delivers assets and banners for social media, affiliate and online advertising, along with emails for CRM campaigns, with the user experience in mind
  • Interact with internal clients; work closely with marketing, executive management, sales, and product teams to develop and implement design solutions
  • Excellent visual design skills with consideration for user-system interaction

Requirements

  • Bachelors’ degree in graphic design, visual communication, visual arts or related
  • At least 3 years of experience in graphic design
  • Proven ability to manage deadlines and workload for multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Excellent visual design skills with consideration for user-system interaction
  • Portfolio of prior design work that shows off your skills
  • Team player who is comfortable developing design solutions in close partnership with internal teams and business partners

Annual Salary- 55K/yr.

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Visual Designer- Strong Motion Graphics-Contract San Mateo, Ca

Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic design, Interactive design, Motion graphics, Human Computer Interaction (HCI),  discipline or related field and 2 year experience in user experience design – OR – 4 years experience in User Experience designing user interfaces for web/desktop/mobile sites and applications for front-end customer facing companies

·       The ability to create visual design, screen prototypes, wireframes, and specification

·       Strong visual design and some ability to quickly create working prototypes (e.g. Principle, Framer, HTML, CSS, etc)

·       General know-how/appreciation on how to work with design researchers and use those testing outcomes into the design solutions

·       The ability to lead collaboration and build partnerships across teams such as engineering and product management

·       Knowledge of common design patterns and best practices for mobile design

·       Constant drive to stay up-to-date with the latest industry news and developments

·       Great presentation, communication, and negotiation skills

What You Will Do

·       Working closely with customers and stakeholders to design new features from the ground up

·       Advocating evidence-based design through the Lean approach of hypothesize, build, test, learn

·       Delivering visual mockups, wireframes and prototypes

·       Prototyping rich interactive interfaces with multiple states and roles

·       Pitching and presenting designs to stakeholders for sign-off

·       Designing consistent experiences across multiple devices

·       Helping lead company design initiatives

Additional Skills a plus:

Experience developing user experience solutions with agile methodology

·       The ability to code working prototypes in HTML, CSS, and other current technologies

·       JavaScript skills 

·       Qualitative Research skills

·       A thorough understanding of responsive design

·       Mentors UX professionals in day-to-day User Experience methodology and principles

Pay-$55/hr.

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Payment Ops Specialist-C to H-Palo Alto, Ca

 

About the Opportunity

Looking for a Payment Operations Specialist to join our growing team. You will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of our payment processes.  The expected hours for this role are 8am -5pm PST with 1 hour of overtime daily as needed. Your primary job duties will include:

 

Coordinating daily payment operations

  • Ensure day-to-day operations tasks are completed with routine completeness and accuracy.
  • Assist with all aspects of payment and risk management operations
  • Assist with check verification phone line
  • Assist with returned checks processing
  • Assist with data entry projects

 

 

Qualifications. The ideal candidate:      

  • Has at least year of operations experience, ideally in the financial services industry.
  • Is responsive and empathetic to customer needs.
  • Is extremely routine and detail-oriented and puts a high value on accuracy, organization and completeness of work.
  • Possesses outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new processes and procedures.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills – must possess ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Is familiar with the Internet and personal computer technology and is comfortable supporting a web-based service.
  • Is proficient using Excel to create spreadsheets, models and reports.

 

 

Candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills and a team player attitude. If hired, candidate will be required to undergo a criminal background and credit check.
Pay-$20/hr.

Send resumes to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Quality Engineer- w/exp. Java and J2EE

Required Skills:
8+ years of experience in web based software quality engineering
6+ years of experience testing Java and J2EE technologies
5+ years of experience testing applications on the Force.com platform
Extensive experience in quality engineering and building test automation frameworks
Extensive understanding of web based technologies (HTTP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
Experience with Salesforce Service Cloud out-of-the-box and customization testing
Expertise with relational database languages (SQL or SOQL)
Experience with Web Services (SOAP and REST)
Experience with Selenium, Web Driver, JUnit, JMeter or other similar test frameworks
Experience as a technical leader with good communication
Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
Expertise working with Agile/Scrum methodologies
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science

Desired Skills:
Knowledge and/or experience with Salesforce Lightning platform
Certifications in Force.com and/or Java
Experience with Kumonium, TestNG, and ApexUnit testing frameworks
Understanding of various user based security models
Experience with JSON, AngularJS, JQuery, or similar technologies
Experience working with Sales Business applications
Knowledge of Git, Jenkins, Ant, Maven, or other similar technologies
Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS
Mentor and coaching others

Pay-85/hr.

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Product Designer- C to H in San Jose, Ca

 

The successful candidate will be working on a fun, co-operative and growing product team, and contribute to daily technology that’s used by millions of people around the world.

  • Lead input design projects across the entire product lifecycle and launches. You plan design mindset from product experience to precise graphic design for user benefits.
  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define user insights, opportunities and trend analysis.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards and process flows to effectively communicate interaction with guidelines.
  • Share design experiences and best practices with global members to inspire our creative knowledge.

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. You have at least 3 years of experience designing at consumer-focused tech or media companies; experience designing for mobile is a plus.
  2. Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  3. Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction.
  4. Experience working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs.

You have an online portfolio or PDF that you can share with us. You are able to provide a brief explanation in your application of why you are excellent for this role while highlighting your portfolio.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. MS in Human Factors, HCDE, or Cognitive Psychology.
  2. Experience working in an agile/scrum development process.
  3. Demonstrated history of acquiring user data (e.g., conducting usability studies, user interviews, contextual inquiry) is a strong plus

Pay-DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Apps Developer- Contract Silicon Valley

You have a passion for building things that scale. You’re eager to learn new
technologies. You thrive under pressure and love to work in a dynamic team
environment that executes to hit ambitious goals.
Your Day
● Build engaging user experiences that reach 100 million monthly users.
● Write highly scalable, low-latency code that ships to production daily through our
automated pipeline.
● Fight to shave milliseconds off already blazing fast latencies.
● Explore cutting-edge front-end technologies to stay innovative in a competitive
marketplace.
● Work with a passionate cross-functional team of product managers, designers,
production engineers, developers, architects, and scientists to run one of the
highest monetizing web applications on the planet.
You Must Have
● 2 or more years of experience building high-scale user experiences with web
technologies in a Linux dev environment
● Expertise in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
● Professional experience with PHP, Jenkins, and Git
● Outstanding programming, problem solving, and communication skills
● Strong understanding of CS fundamentals and web architecture
● A passion for front end engineering
● Expertise in FE build tools and test frameworks highly desirable
● BS in Computer Science is preferred

Pay Rate-90/hr

Send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

DevOps Engineer- Contract- Redwood City, Ca

Looking for a DevOps Engineer to help us accelerate some of our Amazon Web Services related work.    This individual should have at least a year (ideally more) of hands-on experiences with AWS.   The individual should have strong communication skills, be detail oriented, and really passionate about “Automating All the Things”.   You should feel comfortable in your ability to understand high level goals and able to translate them into specific operational actions independently.

Responsibilities:

Act as the primary point for operations support within the Social team & interface with other operations teams.

Suggest and implement improvements to automate our infrastructure and EC2 deployments (Terraform, Ansible & CloudFormation) as well as our build automation systems (Bamboo).

Be the primary point of contact regarding cost estimates, current AWS costs, cost trends, etc. for both production and development environments.

Manage IAM policies, provide access to various AWS resources; design and refine the workflows used to grant access.

Help configure AWS VPC or Direct Connect networks as needed Help transition a persistence layer from MongoDB on EC2 to DynamoDB (e.g. managing DynamoDB setup, access, capacity, loading of user records, etc.) Refine DevOps escalation processes for live site issues – participate in after hours operational support as needed.

 

Skills:

B.S. in Computer Science (or equivalent) and at least 3 years hands-on experience maintaining unix based services.

At least 2 years experience with DevOps role and experience with AWS services in particular.You should be comfortable with the AWS command line tools as well as the console.

Expected AWS knowledge:EC2, Beanstalk, Cloudtrail & Cloudwatch, S3, Kinesis, DynamoDB, VPC, ELB, IAM.

Some basic programming experience in Java, shell scripting, or python.    (You can identify actions that are redundant and help automate them) You should be experienced with strategies to automate deployment and automate infrastructure, e.g. Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, etc.

Nice to have:

Terraform, Docker compose, EMR, Redshift, AWS CodeDeploy.

Education:

B.S. in Computer Science (or equivalent) and at least 3 years hands-on experience maintaining unix based services.

Pay Rate-$79/hr.

Email your resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

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