UI Designer-Developer

The Product Design team at Rackspace seeks a front-end web designer with a sharp visual design aesthetic, a passion for web technologies, and a strong sense of user-centered design. We are a tight-knit team working on the MyRackspace Customer Portal – a public-facing control panel customers use to manage their hosting configurations.

Our team is working to unify several customer facing control panels using a common pattern library – inspired by Twitter Bootstrap, and founded on solid UX principles. We are also updating existing interfaces with new technology like AngularJS while redesigning workflows to enhance the experience for our customers.

We are looking for someone with a clear passion for learning, who is capable of strategic design thought in a fast-paced environment. Their strong sense of responsibility drives them to seek awesome technical solutions and clearly communicate tradeoffs with stakeholders.

We’d like to talk if you:

  • have a portfolio with usable, beautiful web apps you’ve designed and coded
  • are familiar with user experience design methodologies and processes
  • are comfortable coding in various web application frameworks
  • love to tinker with cutting-edge technology in your spare time
  • have just as much fun designing as you do coding

You will work in Rackspace,s San Antonio or Austin office. Rackspace is the Open Cloud company and differentiates on customer support , this means a heavy emphasis on passion for technology and user experience. It is a great place for designer/developer hybrids to work!

Send us links to your portfolio and Linkedin profile, and we,ll get back to you.

Rackspace, a world leader in hosting delivers enterprise-level managed hosting, cloud hosting, and e-mail hosting services to businesses of all types and sizes globally. Today we serve thousands of customers from data centers around the world. Rackspace integrates the industry’s best technologies and practices for each customer’s specific needs delivering it as a service via the company’s commitment to Fanatical Support®. We serve as an extension of our customers’ IT departments enabling them to focus on their core business. Rackspace was founded in 1998 and since then has had significant growth year after year. There are now over 5,000 Rackers employed worldwide dedicated to providing customers our premier hosting services.

Rackspace Hosting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Requisition Code: 21844