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Mid Level Web Designer / Interface Designer

Mid Level Web Designer / Interface Designer

Aloof

Sussex
  • Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
  • Contract: Full Time
  • Applications close: 2 February 2017
  • Website: www.aloof.co
  • Twitter: @aloofstudio

Posted on 4 January 2017

Mid Level Web Designer / Interface Designer at Aloof

Duties

– Leading in the website planning and design process
– Programming Aloof client websites
– Managing ongoing maintenance of retained client websites
– Designing, creating and managing email campaigns
– Ensuring Aloof are always up-to-date on current digital thinking and practices
– Communicating with clients and building relationships
– Ensuring we remain true to our company values at every stage of a project


Skills

Required:
– Translating/realising a brand into a digital experience
– Planning site/content architecture, storyboarding and wireframing
– Prototyping in Invision/UXPin, et al.
– Solid experience producing mobile responsive web interfaces
– Proficiency in best practices of usability/user experience
– Working collaboratively with in-house/external web developer
– Familiarity with e-commerce
– An understanding of Search Engine friendliness, SEO and best practice
– An ability to think logically and laterally through sometimes difficult problems
– Desire to learn, develop and discover new technologies and approaches
– Ability to confidently manage themselves and their self-development
– Exceptional written, verbal and visual communication skills
– A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
– The ability to be flexible and multi-task between projects

Desirable:
– Technical knowledge. Can build what you have designed
– An understanding of front-end technologies: HTML/CSS/JS
– Confidence in using common front-end tools: Jquery, Sass, Modernizr, et al
– A knowledge of code optimisation, UI/Animation/Server performance
– Knowledge of server/domain administration and Git source control
– E-marketing design background
– The skill to handwrite your own code


Competencies

We expect you to:
- Be positive
- Trust your gut
- Respect the client
- Value your colleagues
- Share your opinions
- Keep ahead
- Craft your work
- Sleep on important decisions
- Keep your promises
- Look after our environment

Relationships
You’ll be led by our Digital Director and Creative Director. Day-to-day you’ll work closely with our Project Manager, Middleweight Designer and Junior Programmer.

How to Apply

jobs@aloof.co