Interactive Designer

Elliance has an immediate opening for an Interactive Designer who will be responsible for creating innovative, high-quality user interfaces and design solutions that meet the stated strategy. You will work collaboratively with information architects, copywriters, application developers and strategists. Careful attention to brand awareness, marketing considerations and usability are paramount.

Required Experience

  • Solid understanding and foundation of design, color, and typography, especially as related to new media design (interaction design, information design, interface design)
  • Experience with mobile sites and apps strongly desired
  • Sound knowledge of how information architecture and interaction design inform the visual design process
  • Mastery of the tools of the trade (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Firm understanding of the capabilities / limitations of XHTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Command of the creative process (brainstorming, sketching, storyboarding)
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Self-sufficient, motivated and reliable
  • Team player
  • A portfolio to be proud of
  • Minimum of 3 years of web design experience in an agency or creative setting

Other Requirements

  • Interest in related fields of art, architecture, product design, etc.
  • Passionate about the design of social, user-driven online experiences

Location

Pittsburgh

Culture & Benefits

Elliance attracts clients, team members and awards with our distinct culture and approach. Recognized as one of the world's Top 10 shops by Interactive Media Awards, Elliance defies easy "agency" labels. We combine West Coast culture (flat and open) with an intensely consultative approach to business and brand strategy and interactive problem solving. Publications such as Inc., Business 2.0, and industry leaders such as Cisco and Dell have cited Elliance as innovators. By joining our team, you will enjoy:

  • health insurance
  • dental insurance
  • 401-K plan
  • Politics-free culture
  • Attending a conference/workshop/seminar every year - at our expense
  • Great collaborative learning environment
  • Working in a cool office space
  • Adjacent to a scenic river-side walking trail