Topic: Designer for Synergema

Synergema is looking for a designer who is passionate about making a beautiful Web site using bulletproof XHTML and CSS (in other words, Web Standards).

You will help design the user experience for client projects ranging from non-profits (faith-based, human relief, philanthropies, etc.) to corporate (small business, agencies, and corporate).

Confidence while pitching ideas is as important as constructively critiquing designs, and the right person will need to effortlessly cooperate with a diverse group of stakeholders. Balancing priorities, and coordinating various types of work across different timelines is essential to success in the role.

Required Skills

  • Impeccable, cutting-edge design skills.

  • Firm understanding of XHTML/CSS and Web Standards.

  • Design work-flow diagrams, wireframes, prototypes, visual mock-ups, functionality specifications.

  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams consisting of strategist, designers and developers.

  • Solve challenging business and user experience problems by being able to quickly mockup various interface solutions (sketches, Photoshop mockups or HTML prototypes) to a design /user problem and evaluate the most effective approach.

  • Present conceptual ideas, detailed designs, and design rationales to clients.

  • Be able to make deadlines without breaking a sweat.

  • Possess knowledge of and interest emerging trends and technologies.

  • Flash skills a plus.

  • Firm understanding of Photoshop and Illustrator.

Attributes

  • Passion for quality design and innovation.

  • Able to work independently and in teams.

  • Able to balance multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Able to make confident and quick decisions.

  • Enjoy working collaboratively.

  • Responsible and capable of meeting tight deadlines.

  • Excellent communicator.

  • Detailed and organized.

  • A thirst for learning.

Synergema benefits include competitive salary, health insurance, profit sharing eligibility and paid vacation.

Please submit résumé and portfolio link electronically:
iwanttowork (at) synergema (dot) com

Synergema embarks with its clients on a voyage toward clear communication of vital truths. Destinations vary, but our essential commitments do not.