Web Designer eChalk
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eChalk has an immediate opportunity for an experienced full-time Web Designer. Qualified candidates must be self-disciplined, detail-oriented, an excellent communicator and able to meet strict deadlines. The focus of this role is to create and deliver a compelling online presence for schools and districts. You will work closely with clients and eChalk?s Client Services team to create custom designs for school and district Web sites.
The ideal candidate is someone with a proven track record and/or a demonstrable combination of mid- to advanced level technical and design experience, project management and leadership skills. You?ll help eChalk build modern, professional website designs that will support social and mobile K-12 learning products used by thousands of schools.
The Web Designer will report to the Director of Client Engagement.
Consult with customers to create compelling, professional designs for their school and district websites that are visually appealing and meet their targeted deadlines
Ensure that the layout and design of content is accessible, intuitive and consistent
Design, code and enforce standards for each design and ensure cross-browser and platform compatibility
Create mockups for review and sign-off from the client
Create logos and/or other graphic materials
Extensive experience working with HTML and CSS with a working knowledge of jQuery plugins and DOM manipulation
Extensive experience working with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator creating mockups and web design assets
Ability to thrive in a goal-oriented, progressive and fast-paced environment where strict deadlines must be met
Excellent attention to details; adaptability to changes and feedback
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to listen to client needs and translate those needs internally
Demonstrated experience in dealing with cross-platform and cross-browser compatibilities
Experience with ASP, ASP.NET, Ajax and/or source control systems such as TFS, SVN or GitHub is a strong plus
BS/BA in Graphic Design or related discipline a plus
A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in Web design a plus
Portfolio of recent work
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New York, NY 10038
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