Web Production Artist
9 Month Temporary Position
LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. is an education innovator and a leading developer of educational entertainment for children. LeapFrog’s award-winning product portfolio is designed to help every child achieve their full potential by delivering best-in-class curriculum through engaging and technology-based platforms, content and toys. The Learning Path, LeapFrog’s proprietary online destination for parents and extended family, provides personalized feedback on a child’s learning progress and offers product recommendations to enhance each child’s learning experience. Through the power of play, LeapFrog’s products and curriculum help children of all ages prepare for life and academic success. LeapFrog’s products are available in more than 45 countries and have been used by teachers in more than 100,000 U.S. classrooms. LeapFrog is based in Emeryville, California and was founded in 1995 by a father who revolutionized technology-based learning solutions to help his child learn how to read. Come see the learning at www.leapfrog.com .
The Web Production Artist is responsible for working with internal Art Directors and Designers to support in asset creation across different web communications such as banner advertisement, email, and various assets across leapfrog.com as well as other marketing initiatives. They should possess the ability to carry over existing look and feel across various assets. The Web Production Artist should also be well versed in front-end production work using HTML/CSS, and also know how to code for email. They should be comfortable developing code that is cross-browser/platform compatible. Experience working within a content management system and/or asset library is a huge plus. They should also be aware of best-practice standards, and have the ability to assess scope of work and effort. Mobile experience is also a plus. Lastly the person must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with aggressive time frames and succeed.
Duties & Responsibilities
Carry over established campaign creative look and feel across various online assets
Take lead in production aspects of web design, including image optimization, image slicing, image uploading.
Work within a content management system
Code HTML emails that are browser/email client –friendly, as well code landing pages in CSS
Education & Experience
2-4 years of experience as a Junior Designer or Production Artist
Adobe Creative Suite
Text Editor such as BBEdit or DreamWeaver
LeapFrog is a leading designer, developer and marketer of innovative, technology-based educational products and related proprietary content....