Web Designer

London, England, United Kingdom · Online Development · Contractor Full Time expand job description ↓

Description

Job Summary

Square Enix are looking for a talented Web Designer to create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful web design.

The successful candidate will be reporting into the Lead web Designer and will be focused principally on designing a wide range of customer-facing online properties and assets.


Please note this is a contract position paying a day rate, you must be able to invoice for time worked.


Key Deliverables

Help create and deliver branded websites for various Square Enix products. Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to communicate interaction and design ideas Present and defend designs and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards.


Key Stakeholders

Lead Web Designer, Senior Manager – Web Development, Lead Front End Developer

Publishing business: Territory marketing teams, territory sales teams.

Development studios: Brand marketing teams, including PR staff and community managers


Reports to

Lead web Designer

Requirements

Knowledge and Experience

Essential

Proven work experience as a web designer

Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio

Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps

Knowledge of Responsive Web Design

Experience with image optimisation for the web

Knowledge of UX best practice


Desirable

Design-related university qualifications

Web design experience in some segment of the videogames industry

Knowledge of progressive enhancement and multi-browsers compatibility issues


Competencies, Skills and Attributes

Essential

Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools

Team player

Creativity

Self-motivating

Ability to deal effectively with multiple tasks simultaneously so as to meet all deadlines


Other

Understanding of video game industry

Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies



Please note that Square Enix does not accept speculative candidate submissions from recruitment agencies.

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