Now Hiring: WordPress Expert

We’re looking for a Swiss Army Knife.

Nativ3 is a small-but-growing-ridiculously-fast web development and digital marketing agency in Minneapolis and Washington DC. We’re looking for someone to lead our team in web design efforts, grow with us, and produce beautiful products with us for some of the most riveting clients in the world.

We build a lot of websites. Many of them are WordPress websites. Can you help us design and build them?

Required Skills

Web

  • Advanced knowledge of user-centered design techniques, basic design principles, interaction design concepts, and accessibility standards
  • Strong portfolio of design work with a robust web design component
  • Solid understanding of WordPress, including customization with HTML and CSS
  • Experience using Divi, Elementor, or similar page builder plugins
  • Demonstrate experience in mobile first design
  • General knowledge of web hosting and website launch process

Creative

  • Ability to understand customer needs, pitch creative direction, develop concepts and write creative briefs for other designers
  • Communication skills that ensure off-site designers are up to date on project needs and in the loop on updates, revisions and changes
  • Ability to delegate design responsibility, managing outsourced designers without making hands-on changes personally
  • Fluency in Adobe Creative Cloud suite
  • Ability to use Adobe XD or similar tool for mockups of websites, mobile applications, web applications, etc

Soft skills and valued qualities

  • Self-motivated with the ability to think strategically, work independently, and prioritize to meet aggressive goals and timelines
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, knowing when and how to defend strategy and design choices
  • Excellent prioritization skills
  • Highly motivated, results-driven, passionate about user experience and design
  • Bias toward action and getting working product into market
  • Shows and shares work early and often
  • Seeks and accepts critiques from clients and internal team
  • Collaborative, and desiring to work in a dynamic, team-based environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Roles and Responsibilities

  • As the designer on a project team, use a client brief to generate a website prototype, present best-practice work directly to clients, and secure approval to move forward with prototype-to-full-design work while taking responsibility for on-time project delivery
  • Operate within a WordPress design environment, using a back-end page builder to create industry-leading websites
  • Collect, edit, and apply customer assets – photo, graphics, logos, and text – to design projects
  • Incorporate plugin features and customized web design functionality to meet or exceed Customer expectations and needs
  • Demonstrate application of current web design principles, creating engaging marketing campaigns across a variety of media formats
  • Use a project management system to organize workload, prioritize tasks, and meet project deadlines in a fast-paced, production oriented environment where the client is the first priority
  • Work in partnership with a cross-functional production team, collaborating to ensure on-time delivery of tasks and projects
  • Respond to helpdesk requests for website help
  • Assist our marketing team with variety of tasks on client projects

Experience

  • 2-7 years of web design experience
  • Experience designing, building, testing, and launching WordPress websites
  • Proven customer service experience
  • Proven project management experience

Bonus

  • Advanced knowledge of CSS3, HTML5
  • Experience in key design tools such as Balsamiq/UXPin/OmniGraffle and Sketch/Axure
  • Experience working with agile product and engineering teams, focused on iterative collaboration in developing and implementing designs
  • Knowledge of version control systems such as GIT

Nativ3 offers competitive pay and benefits, parking reimbursement, daily breakfast, and gym access.

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