Nelson Technology is currently seeking a Web Designer for our San Francisco client. This is a full time, contract opportunity.
Compensation: Up to $59.00 per hour
Experienced Web Designer who can take a creative vision and really run with it. Senior Web Designers who have exceptional skills in Adobe Creative Suite and a thorough understanding of web technologies and market trends.
Conceptualize and design complete site layouts, including homepage layouts, supporting content pages, site navigation and supporting visual elements
Ensure that content layouts are accessible and logical and support the need of the client as well as fulfill the workflow requirements of internal development cycle
Work with the development team to efficiently and effectively build sites
Work closely with the rest of the team to effectively manage information and content into creative solutions
Perform maintenance and updates to existing sites when required.
Expert in Adobe Creative Suite (5+ years of experience)
Ability to create highly-polished, commercial-quality designs for web industry
Understanding of web technologies and current market trends
Extensive understanding of cross browser, cross platform issues (IE, Firefox, Safari, etc.)
Understanding of web usability
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to focus and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Familiarity with PHP and MySQL
Founded in 1970 with locations throughout California and into Texas, Nelson ranks among the largest independent staffing companies in the United States. Regularly recognized as one of the “Top 10 Best Staffing Firms to Work For,” in 2012, Nelson was also honored as one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times and the San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal. Comprised of three major business units focused on specific industries, Nelson has the capacity to place job candidates quickly in a number of fields in full-time, executive, consultative, and temporary positions. Nelson & Associates is the finance and accounting arm of the organization, situating professionals in jobs in the financial arena, while Nelson Technology is plugged into the tech community, filling openings rapidly from their vast social network. Nelson Staffing offers the broad spectrum of career areas, including winery operations, technology, game software testing, legal, engineering, office administration, hospitality, production, customer service, marketing, non-profit, human resources, business development and sales. To learn more about the company, visit http://www.nelsonhr.com.