Senior Web Designer
Thinkso is a young, successful NYC branding agency with a diverse portfolio. We believe in delivering smart, creative work that is both functional and beautiful.
We are looking for a talented designer with a minimum of 7 years in interactive design to lead web/digital projects, work closely with the partners to develop the firm's overall digital perspective, mentor younger designers, and participate in new business pitches.
To qualify, you must:
· Possess excellent design and visual composition skills with a strong understanding of color, layout and typography and how to optimize these for the web.
· Commit to creating great user experiences
· Be able to articulate clear user interaction flow through detailed site maps, wireframe schematics and related documentation
· Rapidly iterate through design layouts and prototypes
· Have the ability to translate design comps into standards-compliant HTML & CSS templates that look great in modern browsers and degrade gracefully in the rest
· Have experience designing responsive websites
· Be able to effectively interface with clients and technical partners
· Be platform agnostic
· Enjoy Friday lunches and happy hours on terraces overlooking Manhattan streets
Bonus points for experience:
· Planning, creating and/or administering usability tests
· Designing for mobile and the small screen.
· Building and administering sites in popular CMSs (Wordpress, ExpressionEngine, Drupal)
Salary commensurate with experience and skills.
To apply, please submit your COVER LETTER, RESUME and a PDF or web link of your PORTFOLIO to: firstname.lastname@example.org