Healthcare Web Designer Consultant

posted on August 13, 2018

Job Description

Location: Durham, NC

Duration: 6 Months

Job Description:

  • Responsible for creating and managing interactive design elements, page level layout, task fulfillment and consistent visual treatment of websites, email campaigns, web applications and mobile applications.
  • Participate in concept development of design solutions and provide input in how the visual interface should be designed.
  • Ensure that the application of visual assets and realization of information design efforts support the users’ needs and align with the design and brand strategy.

Major Job Functions/Components:

  • Create innovative designs for web sites, email campaigns, applications and other digital platforms across the enterprise.
  • Works as an integral member of project teams with other disciplines including user experience designers, content strategists and developers.
  • Produces design concepts that engage with users and fulfill project goals and requirements.
  • Works closely with team members on the creation, design and implementation of approved projects.
  • Identifies interaction and visual interface requirements and develops design approach.
  • Collaborates, consults and shares expertise with user experience designers, content strategists, developers and other team members.
  • Ensures consistency with brand guidelines and adheres to style guides and current web best practices and technologies.
  • Works with user experience designers and developers to integrate visual and interaction design artifacts into production ready products.
  • Updates and maintains style guides and visual standards that ensure consistency with brand guidelines.
  • Defines the design strategy and approach for projects while producing interaction and interface requirements

Hiring Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years experience designing Web based interfaces and applications.
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and other digital design software
  • Proficient in HTML / CSS
  • Proficient in responsive (Bootstrap) and mobile design
  • Experience with LESS a plus
  • Hiring Preferences (Additional Education/Experience Preferences)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Web design, graphic design, digital arts, or fine arts preferred
  • Work experience demonstrates formal understanding, training or experience with user centered design principles and information/interaction design
  • Web consulting or services firm experience a plus

Soft Skills/Abilities:

  • Understanding of how comps translate to code
  • Well-rounded design skills with a solid foundation of fundamentals
  • Overall understanding of Web production
  • Understanding of Web best practices for visual design and digital branding
  • Formal design training with direct experience designing for the Web and/or mobile, from producing basic wireframes to extensive design processes
  • Passion and curiosity about contemporary design culture and familiarity with current industry thought leaders
  • Can work independently or collaboratively as part of cross-functional teams
  • An eye for detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple project responsibilities
  • Strong oral communication and presentation skills

Professional Certification:

  • Any certifications in visual design, graphic design, Web interface or software interface design, human factors, user interaction design, computer interaction design, information design or related fields a plus
  • Must have AGILE


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