Web Designer

We are looking for a Web Designer who is flexible, fast-paced, a self-starter, and willing to collaborate. The right candidate will have a strong foundation in design principles, web standards (and preferably print standards), and effective UI design, as well as a detailed understanding of how interactive experiences should function, look, and feel. If you are collaborative, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work efficiently and effectively with developers, designers, project managers, and marketing strategists, we would love to speak with you.

Responsibilities

  • Creation of visual interfaces, with a focus on user experience and intuitive navigation
  • Maintenance and creation of graphics for our portfolio of sites
  • Development of design prototypes, mock-ups, wire frames, and functional specs at various stages of the design process
  • Production and execution of concepts, graphics, collateral, user interface, etc.
  • Collaboration with content, marketing, and programming teams

Requirements

  • 4+ years professional web design experience, designing full site comps for web development
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of web standards, user experience, basic design principles and usability
  • Mastery of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator (InDesign experience is also very useful)
  • Strong knowledge of best practices for online content creation and curation (readability, typography, text formatting, etc.)
  • Strong work ethic and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong portfolio of web design work

Recommended

  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS is a plus
  • Coding PHP, JavaScript and for WordPress is also a plus, but not required
You will be tasked with a wide variety of projects: branding, UX/UI, reporting applications, eCommerce sites, printed goods, ads, presentations, collateral, and more. You must be comfortable taking on the responsibility of conceptualizing on your own and working with little direction.

We look forward to hearing from you!