Web Designer

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Our Fortune 500 Technology client is seeking a talented and innovative Web Designer for a contract position (minimum 4 months). You will be responsible for designing and coding markup and styles for new websites, social properties and landing pages, as well as working to continuously improve existing sites, social properties and web applications. The Web Designer will develop mockups, page layouts, visual designs, and graphics to improve total customer experience. This position will collaborate with a variety of multi-disciplined cross-functional teams/organizations throughout the company (including developers, marketing, operations and outside vendors/partners).
We are looking for a web designer with several years’ experience developing interactive websites and/or web-based applications.

This individual will be responsible for:
• Creating high quality designs, graphics, mock ups and layouts using Adobe Creative Suite.
• Work directly with the development team to build and implement designs using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript
• Work directly with Solutions and Product Marketing teams to translate concepts and required functionality into finished designs
• Conceptualize and create intuitive, engaging, and brand-consistent user interfaces for our global web presence, taking into consideration cultural differences and language translations.
• Create wireframes and intuitive user flows for analysis and review by senior management, marketing teams, etc.
• Maintain, improve, and update several existing websites and online properties.
• Design, develop and manage high-converting marketing landing pages in Marketo. Work with the demand generation and solution marketing teams team to design and develop email templates and HTML emails for campaigns.

Requirements / Qualifications:
• BA/BS with concentrated study in Web Design, Interactive Media, Graphic Design, Interface Design, related field or a minimum 4 years of related work experience
• Strong portfolio showcasing experience across user interface, interactive, graphic, and Web design; links to live websites, samples of wireframes, sample of graphic production.
• In depth experience creating highly effective and beautiful user-focused interfaces across a variety of environments (mobile, web apps, dashboards, e-commerce, etc).
• Experience planning and executing both redesigns as well as new-concept design projects, from start to finish. Superior aesthetic sensibilities in areas of visual design, interaction design & composition.
• In depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (E.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks etc.) Minimum 4+ years in Photoshop.
• Strong familiarity of CSS, HTML with the ability to produce directly in the Content Management System (Adobe CQ).
• A strong understanding of Marketo or other marketing automation system software.
• Ability to juggle multiple projects, good time management skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability to design for complex/database driven website
• Strong verbal and written communications skills

Additional qualifications:
• Print/Package design experience a plus.
• Experience with photography, video editing, Flash and 3-D illustration a plus