Mobile & Web Designer (Middle Weight) - Contract to possible Full Time

katordesign
2010
Mobile & Web Designer (Middle Weight) - Contract to possible Full Time
September 10, 2010 - 5:51am
Windsor / London Area
United Kingdom
Employer: 
Cogenta
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Contract
How to apply: 
Email CV and link to online portfolio to Kristen at kristen.kator@cogenta.com
Description: 

Job Purpose:
Plan, execute, and maintain high quality designs for mobile applications/experiences, mobile website, website, and occasional marketing materials for Sccope.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Degree in Graphic Design or other related field
  • 6 months –  1 year experience designing for mobile platforms or a strong interest in mobile application design with willingness to learn
  • 2-5 years experience in web design and user experience
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong understanding of the web and emerging technologies
  • Detail oriented and well organised
  • Strong design skills including UI, typography, layout, spacing, colour, etc.
  • Understanding of corporate branding
  • Self started and highly motivated
  • Ability to multitask and manage ambiguity effectively
  • Flexible and adapt easily to change within an entrepreneurial environment


Duties:

  • Update / Maintain Sccope BlackBerry and iPhone applications, website, blogs, and mobile site
  • Design mobile apps from the ground up by creating user flows, wireframes, and skins
  • Improve user experience across web and mobile platforms
  • Create icons and graphics
  • Work closely with development team to create and maintain mobile apps and websites
  • Work with senior management team on occasion to produce marketing materials such as business cards, brochures, blogs, and presentations


About the Company
Sccope is a consumer shopping product of Cogenta Systems.  It provides consumers with reassurance on their purchases by providing detailed information on prices from top retailers.  Sccope’s mobile applications allow customers to purchase items directly from their phone.  Sccope is available on the web, iPhone, BlackBerry, Vodafone 360, and T-Mobile web’n’walk.  For more information, go to Sccope.com, Sccope.co.uk, or sccope.com/mobileapps.

Cogenta is a market intelligence company that provides retailers and consumers with clear and current pricing information enabling them to make faster, better informed, and more accurate decisions. Cogenta’s products include Sccope, a consumer service , and NetPrice, an online business to business service.  For more information, go to Cogenta.com.

Candidates should submit a CV and portfolio link to: Kristen Kator at kristen.kator@cogenta.com