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Senior Visual Web Designer (UI/UX)

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Urban Insight
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Los Angeles, CA
New
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Published 8 days ago

Who we are

Urban Insight plans, designs, and develops innovative websites for mission-driven organizations like museums, universities, nonprofits, and cities. We thrive on having a professionally rewarding environment where you continue to learn and grow while creating meaningful projects for appreciative clients.

The opportunity

We're seeking an experienced Senior Visual Web Designer (UI/UX) to join our team. Join a supportive team that values your contribution, and work together to help our clients improve our communities. This position will work closely with our Creative Director on a variety of projects.

Who you are

  • You love designing websites and excel at web layouts and UX thinking.
  • You have 5+ years of visual web design experience, preferably in an agency environment.
  • A portfolio that exemplifies strong visual design and a focus on defining the user experience
  • You’re a conceptual thinker that can translate customer needs, behaviors, and project requirements
  • Experience creating wireframes and iterating them into a high-fidelity mockup.
  • Familiarity with Atomic Design and designing with a component-based design system.
  • A true commitment to excellence, and full ownership of your responsibilities.
  • Expert and best practices with Adobe XD or similar web design and prototyping applications.
  • A strong eye for detail, type, and color.

Responsibilities

  • Wireframing 
  • Conceptual designs from wireframes
  • Prototype interaction and states
  • Tablet and mobile views
  • Export ready files and style sheets for development
  • Participate in regular design reviews where you’ll seek out specific feedback on your designs and incorporate relevant feedback

Bonus

  • Experience designing for Drupal or WordPress.
  • An understanding of front-end web development (HTML, CSS, JS) (no coding necessary).

Availability

  • Work from our LA office in sunny LA, or remotely anywhere in the USA, available 9-5 from any US time zone.
  • We are seeking a contract-to-hire position. We'd like to work with you for a month or so on a project on a freelance basis, and then move to a full-time position.

About Urban Insight

Why Work with Urban Insight?

  • We take on interesting, meaningful projects for appreciative clients.
  • We work with you to create a career path that works for you.
  • The average employee tenure is 6.5 years.
  • We're stable. We've been in business for 20 years, and continue to grow each year.
  • We offer a casual and flexible working environment with plenty of opportunities for growth for the right candidate.
  • We believe in a reasonable life/work balance and enjoy 40-hour work weeks 98% of the time.
  • We allocate time for training and professional development.
  • There are many more reasons: https://www.urbaninsight.com/careers

Who we are

Urban Insight plans, designs, and develops innovative websites for mission-driven organizations like museums, universities, nonprofits, and cities. We thrive on having a professionally rewarding environment where you…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    November 15, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    November 11, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Compensation

USD 75,000 - USD 125,000
We offer a highly competitive salary (benchmarked using Payscale) which depends on your qualifications, experience, education, and certifications.

Benefits

Our salary package includes:

  • Health insurance (95% employer-paid).
  • Dental insurance (95% employer-paid).
  • Company-sponsored 401(k) plan with employer match (after 60 days).
  • An annual, customized training plan and time to work on it.
  • Paid sick leave (5 days).
  • Paid vacation leave (10 days).
  • Performance and compensation reviews annually.

Our salary package includes:

  • Health insurance (95% employer-paid).
  • Dental insurance (95% employer-paid).
  • Company-sponsored 401(k) plan with employer match (after 60 days).
  • An annual…

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent English (written and spoken)

Fluent English (written and spoken)

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
3530 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010, United States
Suite 1285

How to Apply

Please apply online and submit

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio (please include web examples)

Thanks for your interest in working with us at Urban Insight.

Please apply online and submit

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio (please include web examples)

Thanks for your interest in working with us at Urban Insight.

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