Axletree Media
Friday, November 24, 2017
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Lead Designer, Interactive

Location: Birmingham, AL
 
Axletree Media is a team of talented geeks and well groomed visionaries that set forth over a decade ago with a passion for simplifying Web-based communication for faith-based organizations. That passion is as strong as ever, even as we continually adapt to changes in technology. Now we're ready for you to join us.
 
We're seeking a creative and insightful designer, pixel crafter, UI brainiac, and branding expert - bundled up in one. This is a full-time, salaried role on our team in our Birmingham, Alabama office. Your salary and benefits are relative to your level of skill, education and experience. Your core benefits include health, vision and dental insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off.

In general, your contribution to the team includes:

  • creating beautiful and functional web and print design for our clients' identity, branding and communication efforts,
  • devoting yourself to simplifying complex communication by researching client needs and envisioning improved solutions,
  • assisting with corporate branding, marketing, training and conferences.

The core skills you must have:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience with Web design and print design
  • Experience with UI design, identity development and branding
  • The ability to produce beautiful, detail-oriented, smart design using design applications like Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
  • A solid understanding and ongoing curiosity of common Web and scripting languages (HTML, CSS, and Javascript)

Some bonus skills that will set you apart:

  • Intense knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery
  • Being fanatic about details and pixel perfection
  • Comfort with video editing and production
  • BFA or higher in graphic design or similar creative degree

The right personality for this role is:

  • Enthusiastic and collaborative, blended with commitment and professionalism,
  • Team minded, yet self-directed to manage multiple projects on time and within budget,
  • Thirsty for learning new technologies and methods,
  • Confident enough to filter through feedback for constructive criticism, and
  • Balanced with a sense of humor to get through the rough days.
 
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Ready to join us?
Send us a note. Short resumés and long portfolios work best. Send to: employment[at]axletreemedia.com
When applying, please note:
  • No large files via email please.
  • Candidates without portfolio or URL references will not be considered.
  • Only short-listed candidates will be notified of progression.
 
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