Web Developer / Designer (Lower Mainland)

Date: 2011-05-05, 5:35PM PDT

E-Mail to: job-x8vfe-2364982081@craigslist.org

WEB DESIGNER / DEVELOPER

We are currently seeking a Web Designer / Developer for freelance project contract work as required.

Responsibilities will include:

1) designing professional quality websites that are easy to use, develop and maintain

2) preparing websites for development, and in many cases for front-end development (X/HTML and CSS).

Minimum requirements:

• A strong portfolio of client work in web design is essential (please provide a link to your website and sites you’ve created)

• At least 2 years of professional experience in the field

• A solid understanding of web usability, and an ability to create websites that are intuitive and easy to use

• A solid understanding of communications and information hierarchy

• Ability to hand-code valid X/HTML and CSS

• An understanding of FTP

• A thorough understanding of web standards, best practices, and cross-browser compatibility

• A strong background in graphic design including typography, composition, layout and color

• An eye for detail and quality

• Consistency in naming practices and production values

• Strong communication skills and an ability to maintain quality and consistency under pressure

• Some experience in working with CMS such as Joomla, Textpattern, Drupal, WordPress, etc.

Software skills required:

• Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver

• Strong PC skills are a must

Other skills that would be an asset:

• A deeper knowledge of web development technologies such as PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CMS development, etc.

• Search Engine Optimization and Google Analytics skills/experience

• Knowledge of print design, branding design and Adobe InDesign

• Skills/experience in social media marketing

• Illustration and photography skills

• Advertising and marketing experience

• Illustration and photography skills

Originally posted 2011-05-06 15:25:22. Republished by Blog Post Promoter