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Senior Web Designer/Developer, Responsive Design - Quincy, MA

ABOUT PROPEL MARKETING

Propel Marketing helps small and medium sized businesses better serve their customers by improving their internet presence and marketing efforts. This is accomplished through a constant effort to identify new challenges these businesses face and creating elegant and affordable solutions to conquer those challenges.

Our primary areas of expertise revolve around web and mobile applications, targeted interactive media advertising, SEM/SEO and Social Media management. We have an unwavering enthusiasm about the internet and the fundamental shift it is causing in how businesses relate to their patrons.

We are a new company and our tremendous success has created ample opportunities for professional growth and career advancement. We believe culture is a key part of a businesses, and to achieve excellence, every person on the team should love what they do.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are seeking a talented Senior Web Designer/Developer to take ownership of the UI design and HTML/CSS development for Propel’s SaaS web applications. Reporting to the Director of Software Development, the Senior Web Designer will be responsible for taking requirements, user stories, and use cases, and designing a visual concept & workflow which will both satisfy the defined requirements and deliver a superb user experience.

The Senior Web Designer will also leverage their extensive design experience to take prototype applications (ie. a working application with a Twitter Bootstrap interface) to the next level.

Intricate knowledge and experience with responsive design and its implementation nuances will be essential in this role.

Responsibilities

  • Create wireframes to illustrate high-level solutions to an application and feature requests.
  • Design user interfaces with a modern and clean aesthetic which focus on delivering intuitive & enjoyable user experiences.
  • Translate UI designs into well organized and structured HTML/CSS compatible with modern browsers, and use open source tools & frameworks to improve the structure and maintainability of the front-end code where possible.
  • Work closely with JavaScript & backend developers to execute implementation of your elegantly designed solutions.

What's in it for you?

We have a great, fun working environment and believe it is critical to create an atmosphere dedicated to personal growth and career mastery. We want people to love what they do and feel excited about their role and unique contributions within their teams.

If you'd like to play an important role with a unique company in the internet marketing industry, be given ample opportunities to attend training seminars, networking events, and industry conferences - all while earning a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits - please don't hesitate to apply.

All of our full-time development positions include:

  • Convenient North Quincy location, close to T stops and major highways
  • Free parking (Of course the T shuttle drops off right out front too!)
  • Paid Vacation, Sick and Personal Days
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Holidays
  • Casual dress all-day, everyday
  • On-site Gym and Cafeteria
  • Free Caffeine and snacks
  • Telecommute days (With Boston's traffic, everyone should offer this!)
  • Randomly cool events: Ping pong tournaments, dinner’s at Legal Seafood and Sam Adam’s Beer Tours

QUALIFICATIONS

Technical Skills:

  • 5+ Years designing for the web
  • Excellent sense of design, layout and aesthetics for the web
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or equivilant
  • Mastery of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Deep understanding of responsive design implementation
  • Detail oriented, with the ability to execute projects accurately and quickly

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will possess a solid portfolio demonstrating success in taking designs from initial concept to well-executed front-end code
  • Has a strong understanding of the user experience, and why it is a critical aspect in successfully designing web application interfaces
  • A motivated self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced team environment
  • Exhibits a passion for understanding new web technologies and innovations
  • Has a great attitude with an emphasis on excellence, integrity, creativity, and team spirit

Education:

Bachelors degree in Graphic Design, Interactive Design, or related, and/or equivalent experience is required, and a masters degree is a plus.

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