FRONT END DEVELOPER / GRAPHIC DESIGNER – JOB POST
Front-end developer / graphic designer for eCommerce chess website
We are a rapidly growing eCommerce chess site in business for over 5 years working with remote teams. We operate a team of 10+ remote employees and are establishing a new global HQ office in Mexico City.
This position will start on a part-time basis as a part time front end developer and designer, with the possibility to transition to a full-time team lead on salary after 6 months.
We have a flexible and progressive company culture and provide our team extensive hands on training on the latest marketing techniques.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL:
*Raise iChess revenue by increasing traffic and/or conversion rates through quality front end design
*Love simple clean uncluttered designs and fonts that improves user experience and UI/UX
*Work and coordinate with a backend developer and project manager for projects that require it.
*Be comfortable not just coding .psd to HTML/CSS but actually designing the graphic as well.
*Give suggestions to our design team to improve our main landing pages to improve conversion rates, SEO and user experience.
*Love creating high converting banners for Facebook, Adwords and our website (both static and GIFs)
*Large portfolio, with particular attention to the projects where you did both the design and the coding.
*Experience creating websites completely from scratch
*Basic copywriting experience
*Intermediate command of spoken and written English
*Experience creating multi-stage development workflows
*Graphic design portfolio of Adwords ads and Facebook ads.
*Landing Page Design experience with an eye for conversion rate optimization
*Comfort working with GitHub, bitbucket and other repository and source code tools.
*At least basic knowledge ofConversion Rate Optimization and how UI/UX design relates to it.
*Basic knowledge of SEO
*Comfort working with WordPress and WooCommerce
*Live (or willing to relocate to Mexico City within 3 months of hiring)
*Basic knowledge of backend (PHP)
*Strong experience in SEO (yes front end design and SEO are tied together)
*Previous experience working with an eCommerce site whose main business model is selling digital downloads/courses.
*Experience working with remote teams
*A love of chess