Front End Web Designer

Location: East Pittsburgh, PA

Job Type: Contract to Hire


  • Design, configure, and maintain the user interface associated with our software applications
  • Participate in the development of associated training materials for user interfaces
  • Interact with Product Management to align goals with implementation
  • Look outward to identify technologies and trends to improve company’s offerings
  • Person will be doing 70% front end design and 30% Java development.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s, technical training/certification relevant to the position
  • Experience with website design and development technologies including HTML, CSS, JQuery, Javascript, and some type of Content Management System such as WordPress, etc.  Must also have some basic Java programming experience.
  • Fanatical attention to detail. You care deeply about creating a beautiful interface and imperfections offend you
  • Desire to take a project and run with it. You enjoy working thoughtfully, quickly and collaboratively to build solid products
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Energy and enthusiasm for what you do
  • Strong ability to work both independently and as a part of a team
  • Past experience creating professional-grade web sites including human-centered design best practices
  • Past experience creating professional-grade training documentation/videos
  • Graphics design/creation management (Adobe Photoshop/ Illustrator, etc…)
  • Knowledge of cross-browser compatibility