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Web Designer / Developer, Washington, D.C. area

Experienced web designer/developer responsible for creating the look and feel of WWW pages for client's Web sites. This involves developing a graphic design that effectively communicates the ideas being promoted by the Web site. Take part in the initial planning of a Web site, meeting with engineers to discuss ideas for the layout and organization of the site, and other matters concerning overall graphic design.

Must have a minimum of a BA/BS or equivalent of full-time experience in web design or related areas. Have a background in fine arts, graphic design, or publishing.

The candidates for this position should be able to perform the following duties:
  • Conceive, create, and execute layouts, designs, logos, and graphics for online biomedical databases;
  • Create color palettes and follow standard design techniques to create attractive and functional user interfaces;
  • Apply user-centered design techniques and best practices to design websites and create a positive user experience;
  • Implement new product features into new and existing web sites;
  • Multitask between regular task requests, small projects and work as a team on larger projects;
  • Cross-browser and interface testing;
  • Troubleshooting & debugging Internet technologies;
Essential Skills:
  • Proficient in the use of design programs such as: Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat;
  • Knowledge of Graphics Design principles, production, layout and design;
  • Creative drive and flair for design and visual conceptualization;
  • A mastery of HTML, CSS, XML, and XSLT;
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications;
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must pass an entry level written test;
  • Candidates are encouraged to submit the Online Portfolio;

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