#117453

Web Designer

Location:
Carlsbad, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Depends on Experience
posted by:
Samantha McHale
Date:
05/01/2017

Job Description:

WEB DESIGNER

START DATE: ASAP

CONTRACT: 3 MONTHS

LOCATION: CARLSBAD 

PAY: DOE

 

** A FORTUNE 500 RETAIL COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL WEB DESIGNER! **

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Must include URLs for an online portfolio in addition to resume. SUBMISSIONS WITHOUT A PORTFOLIO WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Portfolio demonstrating proficiency designing mobile and web applications, superb visual design, typography, layout and illustration skills, razor-sharp execution and obsession with perfection.
  • Ability to help translate abstract and conceptual ideas into engaging design solutions, and confidently articulate how the design solution answers user needs, business goals, technical constraints, and other project facets
  • A thorough understanding of contemporary UCD methodologies, adaptive and responsive design.
  • Advanced knowledge of design related deliverables such us information architecture, workflow documentation, wireframes, interaction models, screen designs, UI flow modeling, lo-hi fidelity mocks, plus prototyping and user testing
  • High tolerance for a dynamic work environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, storytelling, and analytical skills
  • Mastery of SketchApp, Adobe Creative Suite, plus wireframe and prototyping tools
  • 7+ years experience designing consumer, commercial, and enterprise web applications

 

MUST HAVE:

  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle and Agile methodologies
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Bachelor's degree in design, psychology, business, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related field

Client Description:

WE WELCOME REFERRALS! CHECK OUT OUR REFERRAL POLICY HERE: $$$$ http://aquent.com/rewards/

 

WORKING WITH AQUENT

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)