Web/ UX Designer

Pay: $60000.00 - $70000.00

Position Type: Permanent

Location: Tennessee

 
 

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Web/ UX Designer
Knoxville, TN

Our client is one of the leading manufacturers of pet products in the United States. Our client’s company is driven by innovation and dedication to their consumers and communities. Since their founding in the early 1990’s, our client has grown into an international corporation selling in over 60 countries, and is expanding its reach every day.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The User Interface/User Experience Designer is responsible for the graphical and functional design elements of client’s web properties. This position is responsible for creating and implementing attractive and effective website designs that align with their respective brands, achieve conversion goals, and provide the end user with an excellent experience.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Web Designer is responsible for creating attractive, modern designs for our websites and other digital products. As a part of the Ecommerce Creative Team, you will work with the web development and brand marketing teams to create a great product education and purchase experience for desktop, tablet, and mobile consumers.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Work with the Creative Team to create great, responsive designs that achieve sales conversion and user experience goals.
•Work with brand and creative teams to deliver a consistently great brand experience to consumers.
•Write clean, responsive front-end code (HTML/CSS) that looks and performs great across all devices.
•Participate in creating the content and product education strategy for each website.
•Define and implement design/front-end coding standards to achieve consistency and easy maintainability across all brands.
•Utilize website analytics to inform designs and information architecture.
•Play an active role in helping the Ecommerce Team achieve balanced scorecard metrics.
•Work closely with the web development team to implement design templates and front-end code.
•Employ creative application of information architecture, color palettes, typography, iconography and photography assets.
•Utilize user stories, wireframes, mockups, etc. where appropriate.
•Research, incorporate and regularly update search engine optimization best practices into site design.

SPECIFICATIONS:
•Bachelor’s degree or strong portfolio of professional work
•3+ years designing for the web, mobile and email marketing
•1+ years developing interactive user interfaces for the web
•A solid understanding of designing intuitive functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, color, typography, and navigation.
•Desire to work in an agile work environment, driving ecommerce initiatives as well as taking on sustaining requests from all brands/business units on a regular basis
•Significant front-end development experience (HTML/5, CSS/3)
•Comfortable working with jQuery, JavaScript, PHP, and other web front-end technologies.
•Fluency in current graphic design practices and web production software, such as Photoshop or Fireworks
•Knowledge of and experience with various internet marketing disciplines, including search engine optimization, search and display advertising, email marketing, user experience best practices, A/B testing, conversion optimization, and website analytics.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:
•Timely execution of high-quality design deliverables
•E-commerce Balanced Scorecard Metrics

MISource, Inc. is proud to offer a comprehensive selection of benefits to our employees including
•Health
•Dental
•Vision
•Term life insurance
•Short-term disability insurance
•Critical illness insurance
•401(k) retirement savings program.

MISource, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is dedicated to fostering diversity in the workplace. MISource utilizes E-Verify.
Interested Candidates, click “Apply Now”, or contact the MISource office at the number listed below.

Contact:
MISource, Inc.
PH: 877-543-9540
Fax: 888-293-5055