Parachute Design Group

Web Designer

  • Contract: Freelance

Job Description

*Please note, we are giving preference to Canadian residents for this position. For the right fit, however, we are open to international relationships.

We are currently seeking a professional freelance web designer to expand our team of elite web design specialists. The ideal candidate is a knowledgeable, self-managed designer with 5+ years of experience in web and user interface design available for full time or part-time freelance work. The candidate should have exceptional, pixel-perfect attention to detail and the ability to deliver top-notch work on time and on budget.

Our design and development team is entirely virtual, scattered around the world. What makes our team successful is their ability to self-manage and a shared commitment to creating beautiful, professional work on time.

Skill Requirements

Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch.
  • Expert level understanding of user experience within website UI design.
  • Expert in design theory and fundamentals.
  • Available for freelance/contract work during regular business hours (either full time or part-time).
  • Able to set up files correctly for a web development team to slice and dice (including smart objects/images to scale for Retina displays).

Nice to Have:

  • Excellent strategy and wireframing skills.
  • Branding and logo design experience.
  • Ability to take a project from discovery to completion.
  • Project management/client management experience.
  • RGD designation considered an asset.

About the Company

In 2003 Jay Eckert founded a small web design practice in Toronto, Ontario that experienced positive growth at a quick pace. After handling everything from design to development independently for five years, Jay expanded his creative design team and rebranded the growing Toronto web design company as Parachute Design in 2008.

Now boasting a larger, more specialized team of creative design and web development professionals, Parachute continues to enjoy excellent growth and success in the Toronto web design and logo design market by creating successful hand-made solutions for our clients.

Over the last fifteen years, Parachute has had the opportunity to work with many great clients of all shapes and sizes in just about every industry imaginable.

How to apply

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