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Wanted: Web Developer

We are a high profile agency with visible clients looking for a web developer to build a consumer-facing website. If you are an experienced web developer, with an eye for design and have a background in online marketing or design agency experience, please apply. This is a one-time project but may lead to additional work.

Your skill set should include, professional web design and development experience, project management, organization, client communication, problem-solving, leadership skills, teamwork and a positive attitude. We are a fast-paced, deadline-driven work environment with an uncompromising commitment to quality.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design a WordPress website layout built on a templated theme according to client specifications
  • Work with copywriters to ensure that content marketing or SEO goals are met on website projects. 
  • Daily communication with client manager and weekly progress updates

Skill and Experience Requirements:

  • Freelance one-time project over 3 months, prefer local Huntington Beach, Orange County applicants
  • Strong knowledge of User Experience (UX) design.
  • Experience in current web technologies, e.g. HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, Responsive Design.
  • Familiarity with current design trends, e.g. Flat or Material Design, Parallax Design, Animation, Motion and Interactivity.
  • Minimum 3-years experience in web development and design, with SEO & SEM (landing page design) experience a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of WordPress, including theme and plugin development.
  • Proficiency in industry standard graphic editing software, e.g. Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, etc.
  • Strong grasp of design fundamentals, e.g. color, proportion, contrast, hierarchy, unity, gestalt.
  • Strong typographic skills.
  • Strong grasp of user-centered design and accessible, modern web design principles.

The ideal candidate will possess the following behavioral traits:

  • Positive, “Can do” attitude;
  • Excellent and proactive communication with internal and external team resources and clients;
  • Proven teamwork skills to be able to work successfully with varied personalities you will find in any creative company;
  • Ability to work hard, be resourceful, and be proactive with minimal supervision;
  • Strong work ethic and a sense of urgency to see projects through to completion which may require time above and beyond traditional workweek;
  • Bring new ideas to the table.

Applications

Please send any applications to nathan@acorn-woods.com with a link to your portfolio, cover letter and pay rate or fill out the form below.

Please be sure to include a link to your portfolio or use the attachment button to upload. (Note: file size limited to one 3MB .pdf or .txt type file.) In your message, be sure to include a cover letter along with your pay rate.