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Position: Graphic/Web Designer

Department: Software Development

Reports to: Software Development Team Leader (Open Source)

 

Purpose:

The Designer will produce high-quality design for the company and its clients. He/she will be responsible to initiate, envision, and execute style guidelines and marketing materials. He/she will work with the marketing manager, designers and web specialists to execute initiatives.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Executes all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering.
  • Meets clients to identify their needs, presents the initial design ideas, and maintains regular communication with them.
  • Draws up detailed website specifications and designs sample page layouts including text size and colors.
  • Designs and redesigns webpage layouts, application layouts, visual imagery, and ensures alignment with organization’s branding policy or the requirements of the client.
  • Works with different content management systems.
  • Visualizes and designs Cacttus Group’s and its clients’ logo concept, corporate identity, brand, widows/walls design or other.
  • Recommends, designs, ensures alignment of brand, color palette, layout and style guidelines.
  • Develops skills and expertise in appropriate software/programming languages including Html, CSS and JavaScript especially for developing the front end of their design
  • Produces original products that are user-friendly, effective, and appealing that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex roadblocks.
  • Creates wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, and site maps to communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Works closely with the Marketing Manager to design marketing materials and assists with creative concepts.
  • Interfaces and works closely with other web specialists including web developers and graphic designers.
  • Tests the website to ensure it is working and looks like the design proposed.
  • Keeps up to date with new software developments and design trends and recommends web design/user interface trends, technologies and processes for site development.
  • Adapts existing web or application design with responsive or mobile application interface
  • Maintains and enhances websites by adding and improving design and interactive features.

 

 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in design
  • Bachelor degree in the field is an advantage
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS (advantage)
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment as well as work independently and communicate design concepts and ideas.

 

How to apply:

  • All interested should apply through our recruitment electronic system www.cacttus.com/employment .
  • Together with the application, please send your CV and motivation letter at jobs@cacttus.com
  • Deadline for application is 27.06.2017.
  • Only the selected candidates for the next recruitment phase will be contacted.
  • Incomplete or late applications will not be taken under consideration.