Remote Online Web & Graphics 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 Remote Online Web & Graphics Designer.

The position at a glance:

  • Location: Remote
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $42K to $44K (full remote/contractor) / $37K-$41K (in-house, includes benefits)

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

What We're Looking For

Desired Education

Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree - preferably in art, graphics, design, advertising, interactive, digital communications, web design, or related degree (GPA above a 3.4)

General Knowledge

  • Outstanding skills in Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Optimziation
  • Web design best practices

Experience

  • Experience creating online advertisements
  • Experience with social media branding and identity
  • Customer service experience
  • Proficiency in After Effects, Illustrator, or InDesign (bonus)
  • Knowledge of web design conventions (bonus)
  • Knowledge of user experience (bonus)
  • Knowledge of web standards, optimization, and web design best practices
  • Basic knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, or PHP/MySQL(bonus)
  • Basic knowledge of open source CMS such as WordPress (bonus)

Qualities

  • Passion for web visitor conversions, design and web design
  • Enjoys typography and color theory
  • Committed to delivering high-quality and defect-free projects to clients
  • Enjoys creating viral marketing pieces for the web - infographics, motion graphics, social media campaigns, contest design, etc.
  • High level of design skill and technical proficiency
  • Creative portfolio
  • Takes direction well, but also able to make decisions and take initiative
  • 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
  • Self-starter and able to manage their workflow independently

What You'll Do

Responsibilities

  • Working with project managers and other members of the design team to design websites, advertisements, and viral marketing pieces for various clients using the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Testing/editing multiple websites to make sure we’re getting the best possible user experience for our clients
  • Working on minimal site edits while continuing to learn HTML and CSS
  • WebFX designers typically work on 25+ projects a year so there is a high level of variety in work, and two days are never the same
  • Learning how to work with various frameworks like WordPress, Magento, and Bootstrap
  • Training is provided on all core platforms, tools, and technologies.

Percentage Breakdown

  • 25% designing homepage and innerpage prototypes for various clients using the Adobe Creative Suite
  • 25% creating online advertisements
  • 20% creating social media branding and identity
  • 20% creating viral marketing pieces - infographics, motion graphics, online guides, longform graphics
  • 10% minimal site edits/learning HTML and CSS

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

$42K to $44K (full remote/contractor) / $37K-$41K (in-house, includes benefits)

  • negotiable if applicant has prior experience (title/responsibilities would change too)
  • GPA 3.8+ : add up to $3k to high range
  • Elite college or university & graduation with high honors: Add up to $3.5k-$5k to high range

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

  • Minimum of 3 URLs
  • Additional URLs (if possible)
  • Resume
  • PDF of additional design works desired
  • 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

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