Web Designer

job type: Temporary

location: Jamaica, 11432

job description:
Company in the home improvement industry is looking for an experienced Web Designer to join their team of professionals on a contract basis.

The Web Designer will execute several web based projects, reimagining current e-commerce sites and designing new landing pages. You will be designing and overseeing the entirety of the web design process on a project by project basis.

As Web Designer, you will also be a key part at maintaining consistency in the experience and architecture of the site, while also ensuring all projects meet the necessary brand guidelines. You will get the opportunity to work with other key teams like web development and content staff.

If you are a hands-on, versatile creative talent, we want to speak to you!

As Web Designer, you can expect to:
Create designs/ redesigns for multiple ecommerce pages and new landing pages
Assist in creating interaction flows and design information architecture
Be able to present ideas and improvements in an eloquent easy-to-follow form
Work alongside designers, web developers and content creators
Partake in brainstorming sessions to build solutions for customer problems
Assist in analyzing customer data/feedback to identify pain points
Build mockups/prototypes for demos, testing and developers
Create wireframes and user journey flows as needed
Stay abreast of UX/UI best practices and trends
Participate in team design reviews
Choose appropriate assets like product photograph for web efforts
Assist in Front End development, by applying minimal changes (i.e. photographs, padding, copy, color, etc.)
Assist in general design efforts for web, email, social and more
Assist with other duties as needed
Background Profile:
Ability to work with your own equipment (i.e. laptop, Adobe CC, and other design tools)
Robust understanding of UX/ UI principles, best practices and design
Vast experience creating wireframes, user flows, and prototypes
Familiarity with UX/UI design tools like Sketch, InVision, Figma, Adobe XD, etc.
Robust Adobe CC sills (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
Experience in Information Architecture and interaction design
Experience in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
Exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Strong user-centric design practices and methodology
Ability to keep abreast of market trends, as well as customers needs
BS/BA degree plus 3-5 years as a Product/ UX/UI/ Web Designer
Excellent communication skills verbal and written
Exceptional attention to detail and organization skills
This is a contract opportunity near Queens, NY.

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally.

If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.