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Software Development UI/UX Engineer

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Date: Jan 17, 2021

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 43023


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.



Scope of Position (i.e. projects involved with and role within group):

As a Software Development UI/UX Engineer in the IOX metrology development group, this role will consist of software interface development for glass stress metrology ensuring best practices with user interface and user experience. It will involve long term project commitments and potential travel.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Develop and improve existing user interfaces/experience in Winforms, WPF & MVVM.
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows
  • Assists in developing, testing and deploying software used in contract manufacturing/finishing
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images


Travel Requirements (please note if international):

  • 10-20% international travel


Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • 8-5 Flex Available


Education and Experience (minimum required for consideration)

  • Bachelor's Degree or Associates Degree in related.
  • 2+ years of experience with front end development


Required Skills

  • Knowledge of Software Development tools (.NET languages: C#, VB, Object oriented programming).
  • Experience with MVVM and WPF
  • Source control systems (e.g., GIT and SVN)
  • Proven record of delivering UI components with excellent usability
  • Ability to work independently, in situations where information or understanding is lacking.  Must be able to quickly isolate issues, find the pertinent information, and apply the correct solutions.
  • Good customer communication skills.
  • Ability and desire to independently learn new skills to meet corporate and customer requirements.
  • Self-Starter.  Motivated to identify problems and develop solutions independently.
  • Track record of delivering results and meeting deadlines.


Desired Skills

  • Experience with Software Development tools (.NET languages: C#, VB, Object oriented programming).
  • Agile / Collaborative Method
  • Experience with CD/CI.
  • Highly refined communications skills, both verbal and written.


Soft Skills (Communication/Team/Leadership)

  • High degree of flexibility to deal with the continually changing project landscape.
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities.
  • Communications with all levels of multiple organizations is important.  Customer interface skills are constantly put to use.
  • Ability to work among a diverse group.
  • Can work independently.


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: Corning