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Front End Developer + UX

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The Senior Front-End Web Developer is responsible for both web and interactive design using HTML / XHTML and CSS skills. This individual creates wireframes and comps, as well as produces designs for use on company’s website. In addition, the Developer updates multiple websites, the design of landing pages and the creation of other web content as needed. The Senior Developer is also responsible for enhanced features and functionalities, information architecture, UI and UX.

Concepts and designs innovative, usable, technically feasible web designs for our sites and various interactive projects. Manages and maintains the integrity of Web Site structure, imagery, messaging and brand standards.
Analyzes and evaluates current front-end design/usability challenges and defines and implements effective design solutions.
Leads the design lifecycle utilizing the following deliverables: site maps, page flows, wireframes, prototypes, and full screen comps.   
Creates a wide range of deliverables, such as: icons, layouts, templates, navigation components, animations, marketing materials and microsites.
Champions design standards and consistency across all projects.
Creates and maintains the design style guide and user experience guidelines.
Other projects as assigned.

Company offers a business casual, entrepreneurial work environment with strong growth potential, a competitive compensation package, and a complete benefits package including medical/dental/vision/life insurance; 401(k) with company match. And much more!

This position can be located in our Mundelein, IL HQ or in our Chicago satellite office located at 100 South Wacker Drive.

Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED equivalent; Bachelor’s degree in visual design preferred
5-7 years of web design experience
Strong visual design skills with a keen eye for typography, color and layout along with a strong attention to detail and quality
Excellent working knowledge of PhotoShop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, CSS, AJAX. 2-3 years of strong Flash experience creating interactive ads, web page elements that also include video clips; knowledge of ActionScript 3.0 is a plus
Clear understanding of usability best practices and experience with current front-end technologies
Proven track record for translating business requirements into highly usable and innovative designs for web sites and web-based applications
Knowledge of online marketing and web standards is a necessity; experience with large-scale, dynamic web sites or eCommerce sites preferred; experience in multi-lingual web sites a plus
Ability to meet deadlines and work independently in a fast-paced environment
Creative, thoughtful and able to communicate ideas in an articulate, concise manner
Please submit a link to your online portfolio / experience and specify your role / involvement in the work being presented in the portfolio.

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