Our client, a leading national insurance organization, is looking for a talented Web Designer to join their growing team on a contract to hire basis (will pay relo for right candidate)! The Web Designer will concentrate on the development of graphical user interfaces (GUI) associated with various internet and intranet sites and applications, with a primary focus of positive user experience (UX) and clear display of system function, task and/or workflow. Special attention may also be placed on advanced presentation layer methods including dynamic display of content and use of rich media (audio, video and animation technologies.)
QualificationsStrong understanding of web navigation and web user experience principles.Thorough knowledge of user interface design technologies including the Adobe Creative Suite; specifically, Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator and Dreamweaver.Strong attention to detail, and a commitment to delivering high or low fidelity prototypes and user interface concepts within time constraints. Understanding of well-optimized graphics and how they relate to the quality of web based output.Understanding of the Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh O/S and Office Suite. Understanding new internet trends and technology is necessary.Ability to communicate complex information to team members by demonstrating good judgment in selecting the proper mode of communication, good listening skills, and effective writing.Education and Experience RequiredBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, Advertising, Human Computer Interaction or equivalent experience.3 years of experience in web design / development, with specific expertise with web-based applications.
About us: Aquent is the world's largest and most prestigious staffing firm specializing in the creative and marketing field. We place our Talent in contract engagements ranging from 2 days to 2 years. We offer the industry's best benefits - medical, dental and vision benefits are available to you after just 30 days and after 90 days you are free to participate in our 401k plan. We also offer an outstanding referral bonus program where you can earn cash just for knowing and referring talented friends!