Our ideal candidate possesses a solid understanding of design, branding, communication technologies, user-experience and user-interface design. Add to that a passion for changes in the industry and an appetite for learning. You’ll be designing and programming innovative UI for national brands.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with a team of other designers, programmers and an account service team
  • Recommend appropriate UX/UI solutions and advocate for the user experience
  • Be experienced in the application of user-centered philosophies and interaction design
  • Demonstrate the ability to quickly execute design work and programming with a high standard for quality within time and technical constraints
  • Programming and design-related tasks related to front-end development of responsive websites, web apps and native apps
  • Produce email templates and additional digital creative elements

Desired Skills & Experience

  • A killer web-based portfolio of your work on web and mobile
  • 4-year degree or equivalent work experience in a related design discipline
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in Interactive Design
  • Must possess a strong eye for design and appreciate the finer points of typography
  • Able to produce high-quality front-end development with innovation, style and creativity
  • Complete understanding of HTML with an appreciation for semantics and document structure
  • Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3 and progressive enhancement/graceful degradation
  • Proficiency in CSS with the ability to write maintainable and efficient stylesheets
  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery
  • Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Ability to rapidly prototype and iterate on designs
  • Strong problem-solving, creative, communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with minimal direction in a constantly evolving environment; must be able to quickly identify and prioritize business objectives
  • Passion for staying current with the latest improvements to GUI
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Great at multi-tasking and meeting project deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with concepts and implementation of architecture and wireframing
  • Ability to contribute to statements of work and accurately estimate time needed to complete tasks

Bonus Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Publishing Suite a plus
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with JavaScript libraries/frameworks such as AngularJS, Underscore.js
  • Basic understanding of PHP or other back-end languages
  • Experience building custom WordPress themes with extended functionality

We are located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a mid-sized community ranked by Next Generation Consulting as a Top 10 “Hotspot for Young, Talented Workers.” Sioux Falls is also a Forbes “Top Small City for Business.” Paulsen is among the top 10 ag and rural lifestyle agencies in the country, per Agri Marketing’s Marketing Services Guide.

We offer a competitive benefits package, as well as generous SEP contributions, quarterly bonuses and profit sharing and monthly incentives.

Come work for us