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Our client, a large commercial real estate firm, is looking for a Web Designer for a 3-4 month project. You would likely have to report to the Seattle offices but can work remote. Below is more information about the assignemnt and a job description for the typical creative role.
Property Marketing Studio | HTML Developer
Ideal candidate will possess:
Basic HTML coding experience
Proficient in Dreamweaver, Photoshop
HTML Developer tasks:
Create eblasts using table-based HTML coding practices
Use Photoshop to slice images from a pre-designed eblast
Upload images to proprietary email campaign software
Insert coded HTML into proprietary email campaign software and troubleshoot display problems.
These HTML emails are developed using tables rather than div tags, styles are created inline.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university in graphic design, user interface design, Interaction Design or related coursework 5+ years of professional experience designing for interactive products, including mobile, tablet and web
An online portfolio that demonstrates a strong understanding of UI design Strong visual design/layout/typography skillset Experience working across multiple projects and deadlines
Current with the latest UI trends, techniques and technologies
Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator and other relevant industry tools Prototyping tools (InVision, etc.)
Nice to haves: Working knowledge of front-end development technologies (HTML, CSS, etc.) Experience working with development teams in an agile environment Experience with brand development and marketing
The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean design, excellent UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements and interaction flows and transform them into clean, intuitive and on-brand user interfaces
Collaborating with UX, product management and engineering to help define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
Creating and communicating design guidelines, patterns, and libraries
Documenting UI design through mockups, design specs, and prototype demos
Ensuring consistent experiences across multiple features to align directly with business requirements
Acting as the UI design evangelist for the team and stakeholders
Presenting design solutions to internal team and business stakeholders
Executing visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
Conceptualizing original ideas that bring simplicity to complex design requirements
Building out design patterns, libraries, and style guides
Creating wireframes, user flows/journeys, and site maps that communicate interaction design concepts
Aid in user research studies/evaluation
Preferred rate is $30-$50/hr; The hours will vary since this is a freelancer that is engaged project by project; location is open, end date is open-ended; need to see portfolio from candidates on resume.