Web Designer

Creative Services Los Angeles, California


Description

Position at J2 Cloud Services

Be prepared to do some really cool stuff that makes a big difference for a successful, public company. As a web designer, you will be responsible for the daily management of our biggest cloud-based web presence with millions of customers. You will work closely with marketing teammates and cross-functional groups to create and optimize the online experience for visitors from the moment they first website to when they become a customer. You will be responsible for maintaining our branding as well as helping maintain all our web properties – from design to development. You will often be responsible for projects that require creating highly engaging, data driven web design with the collaboration of the marketing and engineering teams.  

 

We are looking for a flexible and passionate team player who has experience creating websites and finding solutions to challenging issues (it can take some detective work). You should be familiar with web design & development best practices including mobile-friendly, and responsive web solutions. The ideal candidate can take initiative to research and implement projects with little direction, is passionate, energetic, and has great attention to detail and is an analytical problem solver with web experience in a B2B market. The candidate must also be flexible, independent and quick to learn. The position reports to the Creative Director and is a key role on a dynamic and experienced technical marketing team.

Job Duties:

  • Design cutting-edge web sites, landing pages, HTML responsive emails, animated and static banners, print pieces and more.
  • Collaborating with Marketing and Creative Services departments to ensure adherence to corporate look-and-feel, and to company technical standards.
  • Performing all work in a manner which leads to the ultimate goals of increased brand awareness and product sales while raising the bar creatively.
  • Assist with front-end coding for redesigns and website migration projects.
  • Assist with maintenance of company sites using CMS's WYSIWYG and HTML, CSS, and JS, with clean, mobile-friendly and responsive source code according to company best practices.
  • Manage the implementation and upkeep of external scripts, such as google tag manager, online chat, call tracking, etc.
  • Research and document bugs and glitches and coordinate their repair with the respective engineering team.
  • Work with engineering teams to validate and test web releases.

 

Job Requirements and Experience:

  • 2 - 5 years related experience in a business environment
  • Self-driven, motivated, and detail-oriented, a must!
  • Online portfolio showing web design skills
  • Strong problem solving & troubleshooting abilities and loves to solve challenging problems
  • Must be able to hand-code HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Must have a strong understanding of responsive design, Bootstrap, and Grid Layouts
  • Familiarity with any modern CMS platform, such as Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal, Sitefinity, etc.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Organized and strong time-management skills
  • Works well with little direction
  • Ability to write thorough documentation
  • Able to work as part of a team, share ideas, offer and take constructive reviews, yet at the same time, work independently to assure your responsibilities are completed accurately and in a timely manner.

J2 Cloud Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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