User Interface Designer (Contract/Project Based)

justanswer1
2010
User Interface Designer (Contract/Project Based)
July 27, 2010 - 4:41pm
San Francisco, CA
United States
Employer: 
JustAnswer
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Contract
How to apply: 
http://hire.jobvite.com/j/?cj=oJqlVfw9&s=IxDA
Description: 

Q: What's the JustAnswer story? 
A: JustAnswer is a fast growing, top 200 website (www.quantcast.com/justanswer.com) started in 2003 by Internet entrepreneur Andy Kurtzig.  You can learn more about how the company got started and what we do at www.JustAnswer.com/about-us.aspx
 
Q: What's the difference between JustAnswer and the free answer sites? 
A: When you ask a serious question on the free answer sites, you often get an answer from a teenager. When you ask on JustAnswer, you get Experts. Who would you trust with your health related questions? What about taxes? Or, anything else that's important to you.
 
Q: What do Customers think of JustAnswer? 
A: Check out www.justanswer.com/help/testimonials.aspx to see some customer testimonials.

Please Note: This position is project based (contractual).
 
Hours for this project may range from 8-40 hours a week.  Applicants must reply with a link to their portfolio, hourly rate charged, and number of hours available per week.
 
For this project you will be required to create and maintain the graphical assets for JustAnswer. Design and optimize banner ads, landing pages, and site graphics. Develop visual design guidelines to maintain a consistent user experience.
 
In this project you will be required to create and maintain the graphical assets for JustAnswer.

  • Design and optimize banner ads, landing pages, and site graphics
  • Develop visual design guidelines to maintain a consistent user experience
  • Manage visual design projects from concept through production
To qualify for this project you will have the following attributes:
  • 2-4 years related contract experience
  • Strong understanding of color, grids, and typography
  • Strong knowledge of image optimization techniques
  • In-depth knowledge of Photoshop and Flash
  • Knowledge of web and banner ad best practices
  • E-commerce experience preferred
  • Online portfolio required