Job Description

The Designzillas team is growing again, and we’re seeking a ferocious and passionate Web Designer to join our tribe! The ideal candidate has a love for user experience, high quality design, and attention to detail. As a Web Designer at Designzillas, you’ll be combining form and function to create engaging and effective websites, marketing initiatives and more. This role requires both digital design and web development skills, using tools and programs such as Photoshop, Sketch, 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 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
  • Develop custom websites by writing, testing and maintaining front-end code using WordPress or Drupal, HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript for either your own designs or those from other team members
  • Create prototypes and staging sites for review and feedback using our in-house version control and staging processes (don’t worry, we’ll teach you!)
     

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
  • Developing 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

  • Knowledge of WordPress 5, Drupal 7, Drupal 8, Hubspot CMS, Shopify, etc.
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks like Ember, Reach, AngularJS, etc. or JS-based tools like Grunt, Gulp and Bower
  • Have a natural curiosity for emerging trends and technologies
     

Join Our Team

WHY WORK HERE?

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

Our team of dino-mite website developers, designers, content generators, 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 charming three-story historic house next to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts—it’s easy to want to come to work each day.

  • 24/7 Parking

    24/7 Parking

    There’s lots to love about downtown. But let’s face it—no one loves paying for parking, especially not every day. As a Designzillas employee, your downtown 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

    Full Medical Benefits

    All salaried employees receive full medical and dental benefits, completely paid for by the company. Thinking about doing a backflip off the roof into the pool? Now you can! We cover 100% 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.