Western Union Front- End Specialist in Vilnius, Lithuania

Job Title: Front- End Specialist

Requisition #: 1801513

Have you ever dreamed of realizing your own UI/UX ideas in front of millions of Western Union website visitors?

We’re seeking for a Front-End Specialist to join WU Digital in our Vilnius office. You and your front-end skills will be beneficial for our team to thrive in a continuous mission to offer a delightful UX. Your daily tasks will require work with various stakeholders to create, approve, test and launch new products globally.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Suggesting website improvement ideas - realizing them using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery and Bootstrap

  • Translating layout & element mock-ups (received from other teams) in to WU.com

  • Content publishing/editing via Adobe CQ5 content management system

  • Converting website data in to everyday language, to understand visitor behavior and experiences – is an advantage

  • Reporting on performance and recommending tactics, while challenging our analytic tools – is an advantage

What you will need to succeed:

  • Experience working with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery and Bootstrap

  • Ability to capture, extract and present website data - is an advantage

  • Passion for clean and seamless UX; knowledge of latest trends

  • English communication skills via keyboard, microphone and in real life

  • What will make you stand out:

  • Experience working in a global company

  • Ability to discover solutions to the challenges you will face

  • Fluent English language (written and verbal)

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity to grow in international company with talents from across the globe

  • Tools and support to make an impact in WU.com website, visited by millions worldwide daily

  • Exciting everyday challenges while striving to improve website UI/UX

  • Cross-channel communication with various teams while translating mock-ups/publishing content via CMS

  • Modern office, breathtaking view of Vilnius’ downtown, table tennis, foosball, unforgettable team buildings

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sounds like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or other protected category.