Web Designer

  • Keen i Media Ltd
  • Freeport, The Bahamas
  • Nov 14, 2017
Full Time Information Technology Professional Services

Job Description

Keen i Media is a 10-year old established Bahamian media company with an immediate opening for a full-time web designer. The web designer will handle all aspects of the design, programming, development and management of all interactive/web projects for the company and its clients. This person should be skilled at conceiving and creating interactive websites that are functional, dynamic, effective, and capable of meeting the business and communications objectives of the company and its clients.

The web designer works with the entire team within the agency to produce, maintain and update content and design for agency produced and maintained websites. A thorough understanding of user experience design is essential. Familiarity with browser capabilities, user interface requirements, cross-platforming, site architecture, mobile devices, and web server hardware are vital in this position.

The web designer should be capable of handling multiple projects, and have strong interpersonal skills. This person should have a well-developed design sensibility and an eye for detail, and possess advanced skills in verbal and written communications with the ability to write copy. The web designer must be a self-starter and have the ability to think creatively.

Qualifications:
The web designer should have extensive knowledge of and experience in typography, and information and interactive design, including full design and functionality on desktop and mobile devices. The web designer must have advanced experience and capabilities with WordPress and Photoshop. Strong and demonstrable familiarity with web technologies such as HTML, PHP, CSS,cPanel, WHM, Javascript, SQL Server, CGI and XML development is essential. This person should also have extensive experience with and/or knowledge of web server hardware, site architecture, user interface requirements, web navigation, web page layout, cross platform issues, browser and platform compatibility and capability, animation, image compression, size and speed issues. Knowledge of firewalls, and other network/server security systems, corporate networking systems, as well as web-based electronic software a major plus. A degree in communications/graphic design or a related field is desirable.

Requirements:

  • An indisputable work ethic, unquestionable  trustworthiness, career-minded, unwavering company loyalty, motivated, undistracted, committed to excellence, and passionate about team achievement.
  • A wide body of work that demonstrates your abilities in the above areas
  • A minimum of five years’ professional experience in planning, creating, developing, launching and managing websites for commercial clients
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in advanced Photoshop (or equivalent) for professional graphic design projects
  • A deep desire and passion for technology and its creative use in business and communications applications
  • Be a Bahamian citizen or have the unrestricted right to work within the Bahamas, based in Freeport or willing to relocate

Salary

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