Interactive Designer (Freelance)

Portland, OR
Web

Summary

This is a freelance/project-based position with the potential to grow into a full-time salaried position. Design and deliver a best-in-class interactive experience. We seek someone who can not only help translate the Stumptown brand into a user-focused experience across all digital mediums—mobile, desktop, email, social, and everything in between—but can also help create new ways for flow and function; someone who uses UX/UI, design, and prototyping to tell our story and improve an experience. We’re searching for someone who will always be thinking of smarter, cleaner, and quicker ways to help our customers interact with our products, story and brand.

Essential Functions

  • Work collaboratively as a member of the digital team, focused on functional, delightful, experiences for Stumptown customers

  • Responsible for design creation from concept through wireframing and production, to final execution and QA

  • Translate brand strategy into compelling designs across properties, platforms and audiences 

  • Work alongside our product and development team to build new and iterate on our existing digital products, translating business and technical requirements into elegant and innovative design solutions

  • Apply design principles and techniques to the creation of and enhancement of integrated products; create designs that meet latest web standards.

  • Create multiple interface design and layout solutions concurrently, always providing multiple design solutions for complex visual problems

  • Maintain style guides for our digital products and lead visual QA sessions with the development team

  • Create digital collateral, as needed, such as email marketing and social media assets

Supervisory responsibilities

  • None

Qualifications

  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for coffee

  • Passionate about seamless and scalable web experiences

  • 3+ years of designing digital experiences, from mobile to desktop— e-commerce experience a plus

  • Equipped with a conceptual understanding of foundational web technologies, UX design, responsive design, and agile methodology

  • Thorough attention to detail, obsession with visual consistency

  • A demonstrated talent for creating compelling user experiences and ability to empathize with a wide range of user needs, and strong creative problem-solving skills

  • Resourceful and flexible, with exceptional teamwork skills, able to work as part of a fast-paced, high-productivity environment

  • An expert in creating quality deliverables using tools like Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, and Omnigraffle

Physical Demands

  • Ability to sit continuously at a computer

  • Carry weight, lift – lift up to 5 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds occasionally

  • Standing – ability to stand for long periods

Work environment

  • Work is done in an office environment

Please email cover letter and resume to jobs@stumptowncoffee.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.