Web Designer Mindspark
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Mindspark Interactive is looking for a passionate, curious, detail oriented Designer to join the Marketing Design team. In this role, you will be an integral voice in creative brainstorming sessions. You?ll create online ad units, landing pages, emails and other marketing and sales materials for our growing number of consumer apps and products.
HERE?S WHY WE KNOW YOU?LL LIKE US (AND NOT JUST ON FACEBOOK):
Mindspark is a leading digital consumer products company that builds, markets and delivers fun and useful ?digital snacks? -- popular interactive products that cater to a range of interests and varied audiences, available whenever and wherever our consumers want to indulge. Mindspark?s groundbreaking content applications are viewed by millions of users daily, and include games, virtual worlds, and a broad range of online experiences for a diverse audience. You?ll join an incredible team that innovates and consistently delivers interactive bytes of goodness to whet consumers? daily digital appetite.
As an IAC (Nasdaq: IACI)company, Mindspark is part of a family including many of the most successful media and internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Vimeo, CollegeHumor, Citysearch and Electus. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine?s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment.
HOW YOU CAN HELP US
Create a variety of flash ad units for our suite of consumer products
Create landing page designs and assets, then assemble the pages using our proprietary publishing platform
Design email and marketing offer pages, optimize banner ads and create other marketing materials
Collaborate with writers and marketers on test concepts
Work to optimize/adjust ad units from outside freelancers/contractors (as needed)
SKILLS IN YOUR TOOLBOX
3+ years experience in multimedia and a visual portfolio including examples of Flash work
Strong Flash background, including animation and optimization for web performance and file size
Solid Adobe CS5 knowledge, particularly Photoshop and Illustrator
Intermediate understanding of ActionScript
Good eye for typography and layout
Excellent communication skills
Eye for detail, diligent work habits and self-editing skills
Able to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment
Positive attitude and sense of humor
BONUS POINTS GIVEN IF YOU HAVE?
Formal design training or BA/BS degree in Web Design
Illustration and animation experience
Familiarity with the latest software and web technologies
Keen awareness of current design, cultural, and web trends
UI design experience (give yourself two extra points for this one)
Experience with online or direct marketing/advertising
Paid your dues in the world of freelance or contract employment
DID WE MENTION BREAKFAST IS ON US?EVERY DAY?
We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, 401K and tuition reimbursement, among other cool perks. Plus, we?re just a few steps away from the Metro-North train station and a quick 30-minute express ride from NYC. Add to that team gatherings, Nerf-gun battles, Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixin?s, cake on your birthday, and you?ve got yourself a pretty sweet deal. Be the first of your friends to declare, ?I love where I work!? and actually mean it. Apply today!
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED