We’re currently looking for someone to join our growing business as an Experienced Web Designer

You will be working alongside our team which will consist of helping in UX/UI implementation, new client Website builds, CMS management (WordPress), website design, visual strategy, client and industry research and general design work.

You will have the opportunity to learn on new tools as you go, expanding your experience and knowledge.

Your Responsibilities

You will be observant, have good attention to detail, and will be able to communicate with clarity and confidence when interacting with other designers, project managers and developers. You will be capable of implementing design specification and visual standards on various platforms.

  • Performing in-depth research, uncovering opportunities and contributing to the generation of our development projects, including internal and client work.
  • Working with the design team to help develop websites either from scratch, out of the box packages or CMS builds.
  • Participate in creating UX project deliverables (personas, user journeys, wireframes, app maps, prototypes).
  • Build and maintain large-scale responsive (cross device/browser) websites and web-applications with pixel-perfect execution.
  • Problem solve and use initiative to execute solutions.
  • Take full ownership of features and see them through from their inception to deployment to production environments
  • Varied design work, such as UX/UI wireframing, image editing, graphic creation and more.

    Basic Requirements

  • Minimum 3+ years of professional web design & development experience, including a strong background in WordPress and other CMS platforms.
  • Experience working with eCommerce platforms, handling payment integration and management.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and SQL.
  • Basic knowledge of PHP and Javascript (you can read or implement an existing script).
  • Knowledge of new and emerging tools to use in your day to day as well as sharing with the team to help everyone achieve more.
  • Comfortable taking direction from Project Managers, Senior Designer/Developers and other team members.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow.
  • A skillset that excels in an exciting and vibrant workspace while multi-tasking in a streamlined manner.
  • Bonus for experience with website hosting management/maintenance

A normal day:

  • Website Development/Management, UX/UI Implementation (60%).
  • Website Design/Wireframing (20%).
  •  Internal campaign meetings, conceptual idea generation (10%).
  • Research and growth (10%).

Things to consider:

  • You have an outstanding portfolio and can show it either physically or digitally.
  • You have experience building websites optimised for a variety of devices for notable clients.
  • You’re able to solve issues and propose alternative solutions to visual and functional challenges.

Send your CV to info@smarterdigitalmarketing.co.uk