Become a junior web designer

Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire (20 minutes from London Kings Cross)
Contract: Permanent, Full time
Responsible to: R&D Manager

Working as part of a small focused team on internal brands you will be producing creative material for the web. This varied role requires a dynamic individual who can demonstrate great design flair, a creative eye and attention to detail.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include project research, problem solving, interface design using a user centred approach and design of new and original creative concepts for websites, emails, banners and web pages for our products.

You should have some commercial experience, a passion for design and a can-do-attitude. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual who wants to be part of a forward-thinking company.

Skills Required:

  • Commercial experience with the following software: Photoshop, Illustrator.
  • Commercial experience using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript & libraries (e.g. jQuery).
  • Good knowledge of best practices, standards, accessibility and cross-browser compatibility.
  • Good information architecture and key page design.
  • The ability to resolve creative problems.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Comfortable presenting ideas and solutions.
  • Competent using Mac OS X.
  • Enthusiasm in coding for device diversity - PC/Mac, Tablet, Smartphone.
  • Enthusiasm for emerging technologies - responsive design, virtulisation, etc.
  • Passionate about what you do and a genuine enthusiasm to collaborate

Advantageous (but not essential) Skills:

  • Single Page Application frameworks (e.g. Angular, Ember, etc.)
  • Any programming skills e.g. Ruby on Rails.
  • Version control systems e.g. Git, SVN
  • Any video/multimedia skills

About the Role:

  • Receiving design concepts or marketing briefs you will be responsible for helping to deliver high quality creative solutions that will enhance our brand.
  • With an extreme interest in the ever changing web design space, you will be encouraged to bring ideas to the table in terms of techniques, technology and trends.
  • With your critical eye for detail you will help maintain consistent styling and themes throughout our brands and guarantee quality assurance on the design work you deliver.
  • You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team focused on delivering an awesome user experience for our customers.

The benefits of working for us

The benefits of working for us

Work, fun, and generous benefits go together. As a member of our team you’ll enjoy benefits such as…

  • 26 days annual holiday (including your birthday)
  • Generous training plan. Want to learn it? Just ask!
  • Relaxed working environment
  • Free bikes to use during the day and bike storage
  • Free snacks and fruit
  • Games room and chillout lounge
  • Subsidised local gym membership

That’s only a few of the benefits too! Check out the full list here and you’ll quickly learn why LCN.com really is a great place to work.

Want to know more or apply for the role? Get in touch with us at agreatplacetowork@lcn.com