|Publication or Company
||Senior Graphic & UI Designer
||Graphic Design/Art Direction, Internet/Online/New Media, Mobile, Web Development
||401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Dictionary.com is looking for a motivated and experienced Senior Designer to support the design and development of our rapidly-growing business. The Senior Designer will manage exciting new projects including mobile application UI, web site design and work to create a premium user experience across a variety of digital mediums.
? Scoping User Interface specifications for both mobile and web
? Collaborate with product team and Creative Director to design visual specifications
? Execute and present design concepts to key stakeholders on Sales and Marketing teams
? Deliver creative strategies and design concepts that meet Dictionary.com strategies
? Collaborate and work individually to solve problems and offer creative visual design solutions
? Understand and articulate design while balancing business goals and user experience needs
? Independently manage priorities and accurately scope project timelines
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
? Degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interactive Media or equivalent work experience
? 5+ years experience in web design and/or mobile application design
? Expert-level knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications
? Ability to create UI specs and wireframes
? Up-to-date knowledge of modern design standards, typography and user experience
? Excellent design skills, backed up by a strong portfolio
? Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
THE MOST QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL ALSO HAVE:
? Understanding of iOS and Android design best-practices and basic understanding of Xcode
? Understanding of front-end web technology (CSS, HTML 5)
? Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro and willingness to learn
Oakland, CA – two blocks from 12th Street BART.
Please send your resume, cover letter and digital portfolio/website to the following URL:
|About Our Company
||Dictionary.com is a driving force in the mobile applications business. With nearly 70M downloads, 20M active users and a strong presence on every major mobile platform, Dictionary.com is a leader in mobile applications in both the reference and education markets. This is an area of both growth and investment for us and we’re excited to be expanding and improving our family of applications as we make progress.
In addition to our mobile business, Dictionary.com’s family of reference and education sites; Dictionary.com, Thesaurus.com, Word Dynamo.com and Reference.com provide authoritative definitions, synonyms, pronunciations, translations, and more for millions of words. Our popular Word of the Day reaches millions of people every day through our mobile applications, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and email.
At Dictionary.com our vision is to go beyond a simple reference look-up, and become the #1 trusted, comprehensive, and ubiquitous brand for words and word learning that grows with users through their life stages. Dictionary.com needs you to take us to the next level. Work in a high-growth and startup-like environment but with the resources of a public company and its portfolio of internet companies.