Wanted: Front-end Web Designers

Front-end DesignerYou live design. You love to doodle and sketch, never close Photoshop, and you’re on Dribble more than Facebook. If you’re skilled, creative and driven to excel, we’d like to make you a part of our awesome team.

You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Got what it takes?

This career opportunity requires you to have a working knowledge of:

  • Twitter Bootstrap
  • WordPress
  • Commercial Themes & Child Themes
  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3
  • Coding of Responsive Design
  • JavaScript / jQuery
  • Unit, System & User Acceptance Testing

Core skills :

  • Version Control (GIT via BitBucket)
  • Project Costing Estimation(s) & Time Logging
  • Client Liaison / Presentations & Meetings
  • Cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
  • Image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing new user-facing features.
  • Assuring that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end.
  • Ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools.
  • Collaborating with other team members and stakeholders.

Remuneration for Front End Designer(s):

  • Market-related / Premium, based on experience

Please submit your CV’s with references and cover letters to info@semantica.co.za with subject line preceded by “FRONT END DESIGN JOBS”.

If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.