Job Description

The ideal candidate has a love for user experience, high quality design, and attention to detail. As the Senior Web Designer at Designzillas, you’ll be combining form and function to create engaging and effective websites and more with our elite web team. This role requires both digital design and some web development skills, using tools and programs such as Sketch, Photoshop, WordPress and more.

Responsibilities

 

  • Participate in client kickoff meetings to help guide and steer creative conversations
  • Contribute to a project’s web strategy to organize goals, objectives, pages, flow and creative theme
  • Design custom websites and layouts based on content strategy and UX best practices.
  • Utilize a modular design approach to design regions, layouts, pages that inherit a consistent style guide throughout the website.
  • Study user data to help make well informed design decisions throughout the website.
  • Manage the website content and work with clients and/or copywriters for implementation within the website.
  • Build pages within WordPress based on pre-themed layouts from our development team.
  • Work on multiple projects and priorities within a monthly sprint (we use agile / scrum framework for managing our work).
  • Design creative concepts both independently and alongside other team members with a mobile-first mentality
  • Create prototypes, mockups and visualizations to help the team conceptualize a product
  • Create prototypes and staging sites for review and feedback using our in-house version control and staging processes 
  • Pitch designs to clients through storytelling and data-based decisions making.
  • Continuously optimize the UX and conversion rates of existing websites by making design and user experience improvements to the website.

 

Requirements

 

  • Desire to work on a highly productive team with a willingness to adapt to different projects and changing requirements as needed
  • Professional experience using design tools: Sketch highly preferred, Photoshop or equivalent acceptable
  • Be able to collaborate well with clients and team members to bring a vision to life
  • Proficiency in WordPress, knowledge of WordPress standards and ability to use the WP codex
  • Designing with a mobile-first mentality
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Willingness to troubleshoot, solve complex problems and implement user-friendly solutions for our team and clients
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and adapt to changing requirements and instructions
  • Excellent time management and communication skills
  • Bonus: Experience designing with Figma

Join Our Team

WHY WORK HERE?

As one of downtown Orlando’s leading digital agencies, Designzillas has a unique way of blending creativity, professionalism and ferocity in everything we do.

Our team of dino-mite website developers, designers, marketers, strategists and analysts all take pride in our work, our reputation and our highly evolved digital skills! The DZ tribe is extremely passionate about the services we offer and excited to create unforgettable online experiences for users everywhere.

  • Downtown Orlando

    Downtown Orlando

    If you’ve been dreaming of an office that’s located in the heart of downtown, then you just can’t beat ours. We’re just steps from the area’s best restaurants, top businesses and more. And with our bright, modern twelfth-floor open office space—it’s easy to want to come to work each day.

  • 24/7 Parking

    24/7 Parking

    There’s a lot to love about downtown. But let’s face it—no one loves paying for parking, especially not every day. As a DZ employee, your parking is covered by us, so you can enjoy working (or partying!) as late as you want to without having to be a slave to the parking meter all night.

  • Health Benefits

    Medical Benefits

    All salaried employees receive full medical and dental benefits, partially paid for by the company. Thinking about doing a backflip off the roof into the pool? Now you can! We cover 50% of our employee’s health, dental, life and vision insurance.

  • Culture

    PTO / Vacation

    Our team believes in the balance of working hard and playing hard. We offer paid time off and vacation days that continue to grow the longer you’re with the company. So if you get sick or simply want to take a trip around the world, we’ve got you covered!

  • Quality

    Flexible Hours

    Early bird? Great! Late riser? Also great! Designzillas is eager to get your best self at the time that you best produce. So join our team and we’ll figure out a schedule that’s ideal for everyone. We want you to work when you feel you’ll be most productive and charged up.

  • Passion

    Collaborative Environment

    We’re really good at playing nice with others. Our team is constantly working together to create the best digital solutions possible for our clients, without being stuck in a cubicle all day. With an open floor-plan, and a ton of team activities we’ll keep your day exciting.