Jr. Web Designer

Oakland, CA
Job Terms:
$25 hr
Start date:
posted by:
Debra Powell

Job Description:

Jr. Web Designer will support internal technology website and be a problem solver and team player.

Junior web designer to assist in the development of B2B (responsive) websites for employees, vendors, etc.

You won’t just work within WordPress, but be a great visual designer that works end-to-end from concept, ideation, to testing -- all with a user-centered first mentality. 

The junior web designer's job duties cover all aspects of creating a website from meeting with clients and assessing their needs, to helping create and maintain the end product.

We wear a lot of hats on this team, and you can expect your duties to include the following: 
• Designing UI, workflows, conducting user interviews/research 
• Webpage scripting (CSS, HTML, PHP) 
• Front-end development (WordPress) 
• Determining technical requirements 
• Troubleshooting code issues 
• Shepherding design principles, style guide, and brand across all platforms 
• Copy editing and content creation 

1-3 years experience required 
• User-centered design approach 
• Strong visual design skills with a solid understanding in UX/UI best practices 
• Agile across Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, or similar tools 
• Multimedia programming and technology 
• Content management

Client Description:

Taking a position with our client gets you in with a leader in its field.

Our client is a five-star medical provider who, as an innovator, was the first in their industry to offer electronic health records. They’re constantly on the forefront of innovation in the healthcare field, both for their technical advances as well as for their community involvement. Volunteerism and community service are critical components of their approach to improving the general health in all of their neighborhoods.

Our client practices what they preach, and has a strong commitment to work-life balance and a healthy lifestyle. On many of their campuses you can find fitness centers, walking paths, as well as volleyball and basketball courts. Stay healthy while developing your career path!

Aquent places talented writers, digital designers and user experience candidates, as well as editorial candidates with this market leader every day in one of a number of locations throughout California We’ve had the benefit of twenty years of experience placing talent at this company and there is an extensive network of talent here, not only actively working for Aquent, but also now senior members of the organization who have been converted to permanent employees over the years.