Web Designer

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Our Fortune 200 client is looking for a detail oriented designer with strong code to join their high profile team. This role joins a successful team that works in a fast-paced environment and is very collaborative. Must have great presentation skills! Online portfolio required.

Core Responsibilities: • Concept and communicate ideas for Web sites and mobile applications • Create design documents at varied levels of fidelity ranging from hand-drawn rough sketches, to wireframes, to Photoshop comps, to clickable prototypes • Create user testing methodology, conduct sessions, and synthesize data into actionable insights • Effectively communicate design specifications to tech leads, developers, product owners, and other team members • Serve the role of a proactive user advocate to help influence product design • Create presentation materials that tell the story and intent of a design concept for an executive audience

Professional Responsibilities: • Thorough understanding of contemporary interaction design aesthetics • Personal accountability for the technical accuracy of own work • Ability to complete tasks independently, or as part of a team • Ability to manage deadlines and production scheduling on numerous, concurrent projects • Perform effectively in a demanding work environment and show resiliency to stress

Required Skills: • Proficient in Mac-based Adobe CS (especially Photoshop) • Advanced knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript • Clear understanding of user interface design, interaction design, information architecture, and user experience design for the Web and mobile devices • Experience with Web and mobile design production workflows Preferred Methodologies: • Agile Scrum software development • Lean Startup’s Build-Measure-Learn cycle • Stanford D-school’s Design Thinking