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DATE ADDED: Thu 11/10/2018

Front End Designer/Developer

Chicago, USA


Job Description

Front End Designer/Developer 

Location: Chicago, IL

Duration: Open-ended contract

Type: Part-time (Working 1-2 weeks per month)

Rate: $65/hr 


  • This individual will independently work on a variety of projects such as:
  • Create email campaign concepts for a variety of Marcus products
  • Design acquisition marketing display ads from conceptualization through storyboard and HTML5-built animations.
  • Rich media creative assets
  • Facebook and Instagram creative
  • Help maintain the integrity of the creative server
  • Support Art Director on larger, and oft-times confidential projects


  • Clear understanding of design principles and application
  • Brand building experience. Ability to keep consistent brand standards when using style guide
  • Ability to work independently to design creative concepts for DM, display banner ads, Facebook, video and Instagram, based on team’s direction
  • Expert level designer abilities using the following designer tools:
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator
    • InDesign
    • Sketch
    • InVision App (Plus)
    • Final cut Pro (Plus)
    • Camtasia (Plus)
  • Experience working on Agile environments
  • Expert level coding experience using the following languages:
    • HTML, HTML5
    • CSS2, CSS3, and CSS compiler extensions
    • Best practice for Inline CSS for email design development
    • JavaScript and popular JS libraries
    • Understanding of code repositories
    • ActionScript
    • jQuery
    • Understanding of responsive web and email design is a must
  • HTML 5 interactive Ad experience using DoubleClick ad tags that validate and are compliant with Google
  • Google Web Designer experience for Rich Media Ads
  • Experience in financial/banking industry is a plus
  • Ability to problem solve and proactively find solutions to current problems to get things done
  • Creative thinker and multi-tasker by nature


Additional Information: 

 More than just a designer. More of a developer-designer. Design is a key element, but element of coding is vital HML HML5 can code wilth CSS2 and CSS3. Great handle in JavaScript. Understanding code and using repositories for code is vital. Understanding of responsive web and email design. Google web designer is a huge plus. As far as software goes, expertise in photoshop illustrator design, sketch, sketch with ambition app. Video final cut pro and cambitia is a Huge Plus. Problem solver, can collaborate. Person needs ownership and autonomy. Looking for someone who understands the hierarchy of typography, proper use of color with typography, etc. 60% coding 40% design.

Company Description
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Role: Front End Designer/Developer
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Location: Chicago,

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