REMOTE Web Designer

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This exciting position is with a rapidly growing start-up company located near Tysons, Virginia! They are seeking someone who is able to be in the office a few days a week for the first 6 months, but then it will be primarily a telework opportunity!

The company is focused on the development of an innovative new product suite for the shared services market. The Shared Services Online (SSO) project will deliver a complete suite of cloud based software products that provide a comprehensive shared services back-office ecosystem to small and medium size professional service firms, such as, professional services firms or government contractors.

Job Duties

We are looking for a talented Web Designer to create amazing user experiences. You will support the software development team and create the overall look and feel for a new suite of software products. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior user interface design skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional designs.​

Responsibilities

Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering 

Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks 

Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas 

Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders 

Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards 

Requirements

Proven Web Design experience 

Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio 

Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps 

Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, or other visual design and wire-framing tools 

Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping. 

Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction​ 

Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively 

Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques, and technologies 

Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process 

Qualifications: 5+ years of experience developing web designs. 3+ years supporting software development teams providing visual design, HTML, CSS and JavaScript to create visual mockups.

Years of Experience: 5-7 years

Degree Requirements: BS, graphic design field such as Visual Arts, Human Factors or Interactive Design.

contact : Telephone: 703-679-7077