Angie's List / BrightNest

Visual Designer

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Denver, CO
Date Posted: November 1st, 2013
Description:

SUMMARY:

BrightNest is a Denver-based company (owned by Angie's List) that creates exciting, easy ways for people to take great care of their homes. We are seeking a Visual Designer to join our Denver-based product development team. You will be part of a small, entrepreneurial and user-focused group, working to design digital assets for a variety of online consumer facing experiences, such as email, web and mobile. You will have the opportunity to learn from an experienced team of UI/UX Designers as you work with both the innovative BrightNest brand, and the high-profile Angie’s List brand.

DUTIES:

• Work closely with Lead UI/UX Designer to execute and iterate a wide variety of
design projects

• Optimize design of web pages, emails, content, graphics, and icons

• Leverage design and brand consistency across products

• Create visual mockups and final design assets

• Edit and select photos for use in content

• Work with other Designers, Copy Writers, Product Managers, Engineers and QA
to support design implementation efforts

• Ability to multi-task with projects and adapt to frequent change

• Communicate your design ideas and results within design and marketing teams

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

• 3+ years working with consumer facing web sites

• B.S./B.A. in related field or equivalent experience

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

• Expert-level proficiency in Photoshop and other Adobe software

• Working knowledge of Modern Web/Email Standards, including HTML5, CSS3, and Responsive Design

• Demonstrates excellence in typography, layout and visual design

• Working knowledge of and/or desire to learn UX design principles

• Must be self-motivated. Independently manage time, prioritize, manage multiple projects and meet tight deadlines

• Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail

• Online design portfolio demonstrating a strong, clean design sense

• Skills in complex problem solving, judgement, critical thinking and decision making

How to apply:

Please submit a resume and link to your portfolio to leigh@brightnest.com.

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