What does a Front End Engineer do?

A UI Developer is a technical role that is responsible for creating a product's coding and development in a way that is attractive and convenient for users. A UI developer uses programming code to create interactive programs that enhance a customer's experience with a brand and facilitate an enjoyable experience on the business's website or platform. UI developers also need to have a detailed understanding of coding and transfer the brand's strengths through the interface of a product.

As the position combines elements of programming and digital design, a UI developer requires specialized training in all areas to deliver quality products and services. A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Web Development, Graphic Design or related field is essential. Individuals who enjoy bringing abstract concepts to life and working with clients to improve their business marketing platforms tend to perform well in the position of a UI developer.

  • Conduct testing of completed applications, websites and software to Assess user experience
  • Create surveys for research through various social media platforms to gather feedback on user's ease of use and incorporate the findings in the development
  • Build storyboards to conceptualize designs and convey project plans to clients and management
  • Seek to enhance the user experience by creating seamless navigation through various digital programs and interfaces within the company
  • Use coding to develop the aesthetics implemented within a website or product, from the layout menus and drop-down options to colors and fonts
  • Combine interface design concepts with digital design and establish milestones to encourage cooperation and teamwork
  • Develop overall concepts for improving the user experience within a business webpage or product, ensuring all interactions are intuitive and convenient for customers
  • Collaborate with back-end web developers and programmers to improve usability
  • 3-5 years of demonstrated experience in creating and implementing UI development
  • Detailed experience with coding and the ability to troubleshoot and analyze websites using HTML, CSS and comparable languages
  • Continued education and research into UI development trends and current design strategy and technology
  • Professional written and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple milestones and projects efficiently
  • Advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to optimize code for the best possible outcome
  • Experience creating code to client's personalized needs and requirements
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment to create top-performing interfaces
  • Proficient with visual design programs such as Adobe Photoshop

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
9%
2 - 4
66%
5 - 7
15%
8+
10%

Common Skill Sets

HTML AND CSS
javascript/jquery
angular.js
Frameworks
ReactJS
Restful APIS
Redux
UI UX

Front End Engineer Seniority Levels

L2
Front End Engineer
₹9,75,286/yr
L3
L4
Software Engineer
29% made the transition
Software Developer
24% made the transition
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Front End Engineer Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹9,75,286 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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₹4L
Median: ₹10L
₹18L
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