JOB; Web Designer; Princeton, NJ; Dow Jones; Full Time

30 Jun 2008 - 7:49am
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jim muntone

Web Designer
Princeton NJ
Dow Jones
Full Time

As a Web Designer you'll work alongside our user experience architects
and technology teams to bring concepts to life. The ideal candidate
should have experience with "information design" (think not and have a strong grasp of color, typography and space. You
understand that layout and function can be just as beautiful as imagery
and flash.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Use design software to create mockups and html prototypes for new
* Build/Code static and dynamic pages from these mockups and additional
* Design and produce optimized, web-ready graphics

* Create and manage CSS styles and CSS frameworks

* Create code for front-end behaviors with Dynamic HTML

* Cross-browser test and troubleshoot site presentation

Knowledge and Experience Required:

* 4+ years of experience in front-end web development

* Exceptional pixel-perfect graphic design and typography

* Browser rendering and cross-browser knowledge

* Familiarity with concept of interaction design

Skills and Abilities Required:

* Expert with a major design application (Photoshop, Dreamweaver)

* Expert XHTML/CSS for cross-browser rendering
* RIA experience a must
* Working with/around dynamic code (Java JSP, PHP) a plus

* Multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

Dow Jones is less "corporate" than you may think! There's a gym and
daycare on-site, soccer, softball, and a flexible/Collaborative work

Complete benefit info here:

Salaries are commensurate with experience. Please forward your resume
and a link to your online portfolio to: jim muntone at

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