Great opportunity to run your own design and development practice at a fast-growing branding and marketing agency. We need a mid-level (3-5 years experience) Web Designer specializing in front-end development, graphic and UI design, and content management – experience in Wordpress and/or Magento a big plus.
You get to work in the digital epicenter of Dumbo with a highly experienced, creative group of brand strategy and marketing professionals with clients in consumer products, healthcare, business services, education, and technology. Our clients are premium brands in their categories and our work is smart and sophisticated.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Serve as the agency’s day-to-day on-site front-end technology resource
- Install, customize, and manage a collection of WordPress and e-commerce sites
- Assist in the design and production of layouts, web graphics and video
- Configure commercial database marketing platforms and email templates
- Facilitate and troubleshoot social connectivity / APIs
- Assist agency IT resources with maintenance and on the server side
- Occasionally engage with client-side and strategic partner resources
- Stay current with emerging front-end technology trends, resources, platforms, and tools
Our clients tend to be the premium brands in their category, so we need someone with solid technical skills, a sophisticated eye, and confident hand.
- At least 3 years developing and designing for the web
- Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
- Expert knowledge of WordPress (theme use and customization, plugins, widgets, etc.)
- Proficient with PHP methodology for altering existing code and templates
- Comfortable managing sites using Plesk and/or CPANEL
- Familiarity with SEO best practices
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- BA/BS required
* Familiarity with the Magento e-commerce platform a big plus *
Come work with us!
- We offer competitive salary and health benefits (medical, dental, vision).
- Contemporary, casual office environment
- Sunny wrap-around window views overlooking Dumbo.
Please include resume, portfolio link and salary requirements with your application.
No recruiters please.