Job: Web Designer (contract) - San Francisco

12 Dec 2006 - 1:48pm
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Wendy Fischer

AirPlay is hiring a web designer in San Francisco....

Web Designer (contract)

AirPlay Network, a pioneer in the creation of mobile interactive
applications, is looking for a Web Designer (contract) to join its Marketing
team to provide visual design, art direction and interaction design for our
website, is the marketing and mobile gaming community
website that complements our mobile game offering.

This position would be onsite at our offices South of Market in San Francisco 2-3 days a
week, other days can be worked remotely.
Hours will likely vary, but will be roughly 20 per week on average. We are conveniently located near Caltrain,
bus and BART.

The Website Designer will be responsible for providing visual design and
interaction design for, our website.

Duties include:

Work closely with product managers, engineers
and designers to design and architect website.

Art direction of visual design and branding of

Design and create user experience architecture
diagrams (site maps) and wireframes for web based gaming community and
marketing site.

Create visual design mockups for website using

Design visual elements of marketing promotions
and collateral (banner ads, flash promos, etc).

Contribute ideas for improving user
experience and product features and improving AirPlay mobile games.

Required Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in Visual Design, Human
Computer Interaction, New Media Design or related field

Minimum of 2 years professional experience
(major website or agency preferred)

Strong experience in visual design, particularly
for the web (portfolio needed)

Experience in user experience design,
information architecture, and/or interaction design.

Strong experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash
and Dreamweaver.

Strong passion for entertainment – sports,
reality shows, game shows, and other televised entertainment and/or gaming

Skills that would be a plus:

Experience with designing print marketing

Experience doing pixel art in mobile games or
other products

Coding skills in or familiarity with Tapestry,
JSP, Javascript, HTML, CSS, etc.

Experience in usability testing for websites

Interest in or familiarity with mobile gaming

Past experience working on a top 100 consumer
website (Ebay, Yahoo!, Google, etc) or prior experience working on a gaming
website (,, etc).

About AirPlay

AirPlay creates and produces
games that allow consumers to use their cell phones to play along with their
favorite television programs. Merging
110 million US
television households with 200 million mobile handsets, AirPlay offers
consumers a fun and unique way to interact with live television while competing
against their friends, family or a national television audience. For its wireless and television industry
partners, AirPlay offers a proprietary platform and service infrastructure
which enables incremental revenue streams without partner capital
investment Led by a dynamic team of
experienced technology executives, AirPlay is backed by QUALCOMM, Motorola,
JK&B Capital, ONSET Ventures and
Redpoint Ventures. For more information about the company, please go to

Send resume and link to portfolio to jobs at

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