Digital Designer/ Developer

Houston, TX
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Posted By:
Michelle Yelverton

Job Description:

We are seeking a Digital Designer/Developer for a long term role with one of our valued clients in the Energy industry. 

Digital Designer/Developer:
Summary: We are seeking a mid-level Design Developer for a one-year contract.  The right candidate will have the skillset to create the visual elements of online and digital marketing materials, including our website, while also having the skillset of a front-end developer.  Must have experience adhering to brand standards and provide a body of work showcasing creative, and effective, use of marketing concepts. The Design Developer should be able to effortlessly handle both visual-oriented design details and the technical aspects of front-end development.  Candidate must think strategically to provide solutions in line with overall business objectives and priorities. 

Requires 3-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

•       Manage multiple projects simultaneously and coordinate with other cross-functional teams

•       Inspire and collaborate with team to produce creative that is on strategy and pushes creative boundaries

•       Create pixel-perfect, high resolution digital assets (iconography, screen layouts/elements, typography, iconography, and animations) from wireframes for web banners, websites, digital display ads, and social media, etc.

•       Implement visual designs on website, including creating layouts, buttons, and other elements that enable users to navigate and use the website

•       Must have knowledge of plugins, experience with CSS preprocessors, debugging, problem solving and knowledge of responsive and mobile website design

•       Collaborate with creative team to produce creative that is on strategy, on target, in brand and consistent with what is currently in market

•       Participate in strategy discussions and provide creative solutions

•       Follow best practices, provide input on new solutions and disseminate throughout the team

•       Conceptualize and direct projects from concept to completion in a variety of media and formats


Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

•       Exhibits UI design expertise, with an eye for layout, typography and color palettes

•       Showcases mastery of Adobe Creative Suite, HTML/CSS and PowerPoint

•       Employs working knowledge of After Effects and Audition

•       Produces for video, audio, animation, illustration and/or photography

•       Articulates best practices for browser-based UIs, web technologies and CMS

•       Prioritizes timeliness of delivery versus quality of work

•       Practices excellent written and oral communication skills

•       Exhibits exemplary business acumen

•       Adapts quickly to a changing work environment

•       Multitasks and delivers in a time-sensitive environment

•       Shows self-motivation and sets high goals for self and team

•       Present designs effectively to gain buy-in



•       3-5 years in an agency or in-house creative group Education:

•       Bachelor’s degree preferred