Graphic/Web Designer (NOT A DEVELOPER)

AXIS Integrated - Mississauga - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

Job Description

Job Summary

We are looking to add a Graphic Designer (NOT A Developer) to our team who will be responsible for taking lead on design for both web and print applications. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with strong design and front-end development skills along with communication and time management skills. The Web Designer/Front-End Developer will be responsible for executing design work from conception to completion. The ideal candidate will play a central role in the design, development, and delivery of web materials and is comfortable in a fast-paced environment.

Kindly submit your resume along with your salary expectations and available start date. Please provide a link to your portfolio.

Job Type / Category

Major Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop websites, email campaigns, and other digital marketing initiatives ensuring consistency with brand standards
  • Produce flexible responsive designs for desktop, tablet and mobile users
  • Create effective design solutions, produce mockups, develop wireframes, optimize design ideas, and deliver web ready digital files
  • Hand-coding HTML & CSS of emails, applications, and websites
  • Implement code with attention to detail, visual style and user experience
  • Knowledge of Responsive Design and current best practices
  • Editing existing websites, troubleshooting bugs, testing website functionality and responsiveness
  • Building email campaign templates
  • Ability to provide clear and concise creative direction, technical expertise, advice and solutions to others on the team

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Education/Work Experience

To be successful, the following functional competencies and skills must be demonstrated at a high level on the job:

  • Ability to hand-code CSS3, HTML5
  • Experience with Bootstrap 4 or similar front-end framework / grid system
  • Knowledge of JavaScript
  • Solid understanding of web and mobile user behavior as well as strong design fundamentals
  • Expert in responsive design approaches and ability to apply mobile first design thinking to all projects
  • Ability to convert statistical information into understandable infographics
  • Proven ability to work independently and with other groups in a professional and productive manner
  • Demonstrated ability to work within tight deadlines
  • Degree and/or diploma in Web Design or Graphic Design or equivalent work related experience
  • Excellent analytical, logical, and organizational skills

Key Skills:

  • Hand code HTML5 & CSS3
  • Solid understanding of design principles
  • Solid understanding of UX and responsive design
  • Working knowledge print production
  • Advanced proficiency of Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • Working knowledge of InDesign

Nice to haves:

  • Familiar with InVision prototyping tool
  • Familiar with Shopify, WordPress environments
  • Familiar with Zoho suite of applications
  • Familiar with Act-On marketing automation
  • Knows how to make PowerPoint presentation look amazing

Company Profile

AXIS is an integrated technology and marketing company that delivers holistic solutions comprised of multiple services working together seamlessly to address your business' unique needs. Our experts specialize in the development of customer-centric database solutions, web enabled marketing applications, and outbound communications. We are located in Mississauga and have been in business for over 25 years!

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Language:

  • English (Preferred)