Jr. Web Designer

Are you interested in working on the WebFX Internet marketing team? Then we're interested in you! Check out this page to learn more about being a Jr. Web Designer.

The position at a glance:

  • Location: Harrisburg
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $35k to $39k

If you think you're a good fit, fill out an application form below!

What We're Looking For

Qualities

  • Passion for design and web design
  • Likes to get things done
  • Committed to delivering high-quality and defect-free projects to clients
  • Impressive portfolio
  • Takes direction well, but also able to make decisions and take initiative
  • Enjoys typography and color theory
  • Energized about web information architecture and user experience design
  • Customer service focused
  • Strong communication skills
  • Up-to-date on the latest web technologies and trends
  • Professional, dependable, solid work ethic, detail-oriented, self-motivated
  • An eye for detail and a dedication to quality
  • Energized about Internet design, functionality and user experience
  • Problem solver

Experience

  • Design skills with the potential to create award-winning work
  • Ability to quickly build modern CSS layouts (bonus)
  • Outstanding skills in Photoshop (bonus)
  • HTML and CSS skills are essential
  • High level of design skill and technical proficiency
  • Experience using jQuery
  • Experience with responsive design/bootstrap
  • Customer service experience
  • Internet marketing experience
  • Proficiency in Illustrator or InDesign

Desired Education

Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in art design, web design, or related degree) (GPA above a 3.4)

General Knowledge

  • Knowledge of web design conventions
  • Knowledge of user experience
  • Knowledge of web standards, optimization, and web design best practices
  • Knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Basic PHP/MySQL knowledge
  • Knowledge of open source CMS such as WordPress

What You'll Do

Responsibilities

  • 80+ projects per year
  • Creates homepages, inner pages, and wireframe prototypes in Photoshop
  • Builds out simple websites
  • Prototype mobile and tablet website layouts in Photoshop
  • Design infographics
  • Design landing pages
  • Design display ads
  • Design social branding and contests
  • Design online branding

Percentage Breakdown

  • 35% designing homepage and innerpage prototypes for various clients using the Adobe Creative Suite
  • 35% creating online advertisements, social media branding and identity, and viral marketing pieces such as infographics
  • 10% helping to build/launch websites for various clients using HTML, CSS, and basic PHP knowledge while still learning HTML and CSS
  • 20% working on site enhancements for clients in various CMS’s including WordPress

Training

  • Our “Bootcamp” web marketing training program will be provided for new WebFX “family members”.
  • On-site, state of the art training amenities to facilitate departmental trainings, trend watch reports, and monthly Lunch-and-Learns

What You'll Get

Opportunities for Growth

WebFX grew 250%+ over the past 3 years, and merit-based promotional opportunities are abundant for new family members who meet or exceed position performance metrics.

Compensation

$35K to $39K

  • GPA 3.8+ : add up to $3k to high range
  • Elite college or university & graduation with high honors: Add $3.5k-$5k to high range

Job Submission Requirements (Note: Primary hiring criteria is applicant sample works)

  • Resume
  • URLs or PDF design work
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Pet Friendly Office
  • Profit Sharing
  • Little Amps Coffee & Tea Bar
  • Yoga
  • On-site Fitness Center
  • 150% Company Match Of Personal Charity Donations
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • IRA With Company Matching
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • FXLearns Library
  • Activity Groups
  • Humanitarian Trips
  • Health/Vision/Dental Coverage
  • New Parent Support
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Home Buyer Program
  • Personal Desk Fund
  • Green Commute Benefits
  • Pawternity Leave

Apply for this position

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  • Refer a job candidate by generating a referral link you send to your friends & post on your Facebook, Twitter, Blog, etc.
  • The candidate will need to submit their resume (via your referral link)
  • The candidate will then go through our hiring process.
  • If we hire them within 4 months of your referral, and they stick around, we'll send you a check for $500!*

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*The referrer will receive this bonus only after the new employee stays employed at WebFX for at least 90 days after his or her start date. The referrer is responsible for paying taxes on the referral bonus. Also, to qualify for the referral bonus, the successful candidate must have accepted our offer of employment within four months of your referral. In the event more than one person refers a successful candidate, we will award the referral bonus to the first referrer. The referrer must be an individual other than the applying job candidate.