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Senior Web Designer

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May 10, 2019

San Diego, CA

Freelance

Agent: Quinn S.

Job #: 147518

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Job Description

Company in the medical device sector seeks Sr. Web Designer to help bring to life a new website. The Sr. Designer will work on the website (being built in WordPress) and apply the new design approaches to pages and content that focus on company products. The Sr. Web Designer will leverage flexible templates to create mobile, desktop and tablet design comps and occasional wireframes for website content that cuts across product details, therapy information, corporate content and search. The Sr. Web Designer should be skilled at leveraging templates while also making design decisions, and creating original illustrative design, concepts for animation, and photography selection and editing to produce a high volume of designs within deadlines. The Sr. Web Designer also be responsible for final design packaging, editing and hand-off to development. 

Responsibilities: 
• Web page design production using existing templates 
• Using Sketch to develop designs and edit designs 
• Photography selection including developing a fast appreciation for a vast image library and what types of images may work for designs 
• Select areas there may be illustration development and animation concepts 
• Make decision decisions about which module and components of a template to use based on content strategy and copy. 
• Final packaging and editing of design files 
• Editing photography, identifying needs and participating in photo shoots 
• Occasional illustration creation following illustrative style guide 
• Creation of iconography and evolution of icon style guide 
• Contribution to company brand style guide for website development and digital marketing 
• Collaboration with copywriters, content authors, developers and project managers 

Required Skills: 
• 5+ years of web/visual design experience 
• Experience preparing designs for web content authoring in a content management system (Wordpress preferred) preferred 
• Full proficiency and expertise in Sketch highly desired (Adobe XD, UXPin or even Azure  is acceptable)
• Capable of wireframe development 
• Ability to produce mobile, desktop and tablet designs ready for authoring 
• Skilled using templates and creatively solving design problems 
• Portfolio of web design projects 
• Solid knowledge of web design principles, responsive web design, and best practices 
• Ability to quickly turn feedback into creative solutions 
• Passion for design and the core principles of modern web design 
• Ability to work in a team environment 
• Outstanding attention to detail 
• Ability to multi task and manage time effectively 
• Ability to work creatively work within design system and brand guidelines 

Client Description:

We have a simple philosophy at Vitamin T: to personally place the best creative talent in the best jobs for the best companies. When you work for Vitamin T, you qualify for medical, dental and vision insurance after working only four consecutive weeks maintaining an average of 20 hours per week. If this job isn't the right fit for you, but you know someone who is, please pass this job posting on. We have a fantastic referral program that pays out in cash rewards! (http://aquent.com/rewards/)

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