Seeking a strong web designer to plan and execute the HID corporate websites with high design functionality and production quality, meeting business unit and corporate requirements. If you blur the line between designer and developer then this is a great opportunity for you to help accelerate the success of this rapidly growing business. Candidates must have the ability to design and build compelling web pages, dynamic graphical elements and develop functional code. This is a front-end development position that will also manage day-to-day production and create the overall web experience.
The ideal candidate for this position will be responsible for the conceptual, visual, and functional execution of HID Global‘s websites, emails, banner ads and online marketing tools and is expected to provide innovative, user-centered, information and visual design techniques that contribute to an enhanced user experience and supports the brand identity.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Work with various teams to build a vision for a world class website and execute on the vision.
Understand business requirements and translate them into compelling visual design
Increase customer interaction and usage via innovative and current web-creative technologies
Define and design, user interfaces, webpages and other mediums for new and existing applications and solutions. Recommendations will be based on a strong
understanding of user centered design and technical applicability.
Gauge the usability of new and existing products, and making constructive suggestions for change.
Create storyboards and wireframes that encompass well rounded and effective visual design and ensure a positive user experience
Design and create external and onsite static and interactive web advertisements
Manage Drupal CMS and email (Marketo) design templates
Interface design experience with exceptional web UI design skills with a portfolio showcasing similar projects
Strong understanding of web design constraints and cross browser compatibility, (experience mobile, mobile web and tablet applications strongly desired)
Solid experience with web standards, SEO and accessibility issues.
Track record of working with web application design projects, understand SEO, and web site conversion
Must work with a fast past, quick thinking and dynamic attitude.
3-5+ years of relevant experience in web design and/or information architecture; experience with B2B websites and/or applications
Bachelors in visual/interactive design, computer science or related field; or equivalent work experience
Content Management System experience - Drupal is a huge plus
1-4+ years experience with common design tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
Ability to effectively communicate in the English language, verbally and in writing
As the largest manufacturer of contactless-access control readers and cards for the security industry, HID has shipped over 150 million...