Hired by Matrix, Inc. Interactive Web Designer in Parsippany, New Jersey

Interactive Web Designer

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Parsippany

New Jersey

Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Working under the UX Lead, the Interactive Web Designer will develop designs and design approaches that meet business goals while using best practices and current trends within this international hospitality group.

  • The position requires a thorough understanding of digital media and web design, excellent communication skills, the ability to present concepts to internal and external groups and articulate how proposed designs track back to business goals.

Responsibilities

  • Create user interface design, architecture, and functionality according to usability best practices, standards-compliant design, and cross-browser compatibility

  • Support the eCommerce and Creative teams with research to identify current trends and best practices that might influence design decisions for specific projects.

  • Work closely with UX Lead to understand project requirements and execute project design deliverables

  • Identify how the success of proposed designs for a given project should be measured (via Google Analytics, Site Catalyst, user interviews, etc.)

  • Assist the team in preparing presentation materials and ensure that the overall experience meets brand standards

  • Maintain awareness of emerging trends and propose new technology solutions to the team

  • Create work within budget and scheduling requirements

  • Guide the team in producing creative and impactful solutions through ideation, leadership and regular feedback and critique.

  • Collaborate with Product Owners, Architects, Developers and other team members to determine the optimum user interface design, workflow and functionality Competencies

Qualifications

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or related field

To perform the job successfully, the Interactive Web Designer should demonstrate the following competencies.

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills: The individual identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner and gathers and analyzes information skillfully.

  • Communication: The individual possessive the ability to communicate across all levels of the organization.

  • Quality management: The individual looks for ways to improve and promote quality and demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

  • Planning/organizing: The individual prioritizes and plans work activities, uses time efficiently and develops realistic action plans.

Experience

  • 3+ years related experience.

  • Knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and other design tools.

  • Experience coding responsive HTML.

  • Proficiency in modern HTML/CSS.

  • Professional experience collaborating in Agile.

Skills

  • Must be detail-oriented and organized.

  • Strong ability to multi-task, prioritize and incorporate feedback creatively.

  • Excellent communication and organization skills.

  • Willingness to learn new technology.

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 6 months

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

As the staffing industry evolves, Hired by Matrix continues to develop and grow. By combining our expertise with a keen understanding of each client’s needs we are able to source for the most qualified candidates. Our commitment to servicing our clients corresponds with our commitment to finding the perfect match between our clients and candidates and maintaining our relationships long term.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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