Web Designer (Front-end developer)

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
    November 15, 2022
    United States, United States of America
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    Job Description

    As a member of the digital communications team, this position serves as a primary graphic and web designer on staff. Our team is seeking a candidate with a strong graphic/visual design ability to create intuitive UI, produce graphics and bring them together for an optimal user experience.
    Our ideal candidate can design and build from scratch, break designs into responsive design code, and implement on marketing automation and corporate content management systems.
    Utilizing strong project management skills, this role interfaces with various cross-functional teams to build, manage and execute projects in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. The individual is the point person who creates and implements programs across multiple digital channels in support of company strategic priorities.
    -Designs, codes, and builds landing pages, templates, sites and graphic design for websites, email marketing templates, infographics and social media content.
    -Coordinates with PPD business stakeholders and website vendors to create and develop innovative, visually appealing, and user-friendly corporate website that work across multiple devices.
    -Create high quality and effective mockups and prototypes on tight timelines.
    -Maintain and analyze PPD website analytics to gauge user experience and performance.
    -Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms.
    Designs and tests multiple versions of digital content (landing pages, email messages, etc.), extract data utilizing A|B testing and implement improved user experience across digital channels
    -Provide guidance to stakeholders on how to convey messaging and content through digital design and user experience.
    -Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.
    -Promote UX and usability best practices
    -Designs user interface details, including creating wireframe mockups
    -Maintain graphic and branding across digital channels.
    -Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.
    Job Qualifications:
    Education and Experience:
    -Bachelor's degree focused in digital media, user interaction design, information design or related
    -3-5+ years experience as an interaction designer/user interface designer
    -3-5+ years experience as a front-end Web designer/developer with ability to understand, build and modify templates
    -Experience with WordPress, marketing automation platforms such as Marketo or HubSpot and email marketing systems are a plus!
    -Or equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the individual the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    -Deep experience with Adobe line of products, specific mastery with Photoshop
    -Ability to serve as our team's expert with regard to HTML, CSS. JQuery, and other web scripting languages/frameworks
    -Experience with responsive design and scaling interfaces to multiple screen sizes.
    -Experience working with enterprise level content management systems preferred.
    -Must have a strong aesthetic sense and intuitive understanding of what makes a truly great interactive experience. Portfolio of current and past work should be submitted with application.
    -Ability to prioritize and coordinate a significant number of projects. Very detail-oriented and organized.
    -Excellent communication skills and ability to function as part of a team.
    -Ability to work well within a team, to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines.
    al Remote Based
    PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:
    Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.
    Able to work upright and stationary for typical working hours.
    Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency.
    Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.
    May require travel. (Recruiter will provide more details.)
    Diversity Statement
    PPD is proud to be an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength and fosters an environment of mutual respect. PPD is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or status within any other protected group.
    COVID-19 Vaccination Update for U.S. Colleagues
    • All U.S. colleagues are required to report vaccination status. New hires will be asked to report vaccination status within the first two weeks of employment.
    • All U.S. new hires who are in the following job categories must be fully vaccinated before their first day of employment or request an accommodation: executive director level and above, client-facing commercial, clinical research associates (CRAs), remote site monitors-local (RSM-L) all CRA and RSM-L line managers, clinic-based staff in early development services and accelerated enrollment solutions, and FSP within analytical services division roles. New hires will be asked to disclose vaccination status upon first day of employment and are required to report vaccination status within first two weeks of employment.

    Apply online here: https://careers.ppdi.com/jobdetails/ppd_external/224679?searchable=%5B%5D§ion=ppd_external

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