UI Intern

  • 5511 Capital Center Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
  • Part-time

Company Description

K4Connect creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, enhancing lives by integrating the latest in smart technologies into a single responsive system. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. At K4Connect we believe technology should be purposeful, person-centered and harmonious. 

Job Description

We are a high impact, high growth, venture backed company on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives.  We believe that technology is not simply reserved for the next generation, but rather should empower all generations.  If you are interested in joining a committed, impassioned, intelligent and creative team that is driven to making global impact, then K4Connect may be the place for you!

 

Our ability to put helpful technology at our client’s fingertips depends on an easy to use application, and to build that, we turned to the Angular framework. K4Connect is looking for a motivated angular (UI) intern to help take our application to the next level. Working with our design and mobile team, you’ll assist in adding compelling new features, porting our app to new platforms, and continually striving to improve performance and responsiveness for our clients. 

Qualifications

Intern Will Assist With:

 

  • Design, code, test, and deploy the front end of our customer-facing application
  • Work with mobile app developers to interface with native app features
  • Work with UI / UX designer to help create then implement best design practices
  • Work with test engineering team to assure product quality
  • Collaborate in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Participate in team code reviews and design reviews
  • Help our support team triage bugs and troubleshoot production issues

 

Position Requirements:

 

  • Pursuing a BS in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Working knowledge of front-end development using Angular.js
  • Passionate about crafting user interfaces, and obsessed with front-end scalability and performance
  • Familiar with hybrid application development
  • Familiar with Angular Material
  • Experience in optimizing Angular.js applications
  • Web development - CSS, HTML5, JavaScript

Additional Information

 

About Us:


K4Connect is a high impact, high growth, venture-backed startup on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives. It all starts with our patented technology management and delivery platform, one of the most advanced in the burgeoning IoT market which delivers the latest in home automation, connected wellness, social, services and content management to those who value it the most. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. Learn more at www.k4connect.com.

What We Offer:

  • Health Care Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Retirement Saving Option
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Benefits
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holiday & K4Days
  • Unlimited Vacation Plan
  • Employee Lounge
  • Steady supply of snacks, coffee, and drinks

You’ll be part of a highly creative, open and fun team all passionate about making a real difference in people’s lives!

 

K4Connect is an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.