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Job Opening: Web Designer Position

Collaborate with a super-fun group of designers, developers, and strategists at a 22 person agency located in SE Portland, OR.

At Murmur Creative, we’re obsessed with helping our clients grow and giving back to our employees, community, and planet. We are a certified B-Corp.

Currently, we are all working remotely and expect this to continue until it is safe to be in an office environment again. We expect to have a flexible WFH policy once we are back in the office.

Inclusion:

At Murmur we believe that creativity thrives on diversity. We aim to encourage and empower employees, clients, and partners of all backgrounds including, but not limited to, race, color, ancestry, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. We encourage applicants who are Black, Asian, Latinx, Native American, Pacific Islander and all other nationalities and races to apply. We encourage members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply. We are a safe place and our goal is to make the world safer along our journey. We are against hate and bigotry in all its forms. Black Lives Matter.

Our Work

At Murmur we have high standards for web design and our websites are very brand-focused. Here are a few examples:

Pipcorn
Western Rivers
Kurisu

About You

You never settle for anything less than awesome. You are a master of type and hierarchy. You are conceptual and strategic. You are a brand thinker. You love to geek out on all the latest UI/UX trends and know when to apply them. You’re highly motivated. You play well with others. You’re a strong communicator and highly engaged.

Job Duties

Design: beautiful website prototypes in Figma

Present: design to clients and co-workers

Describe: intended functionality and animations to clients and developers

Develop: web style guides for clients so they can execute design

Collaborate: with strategists, copywriters, art directors, producers, and developers.

Ensure: all designs are responsive and optimized for mobile

Know: best practices for user experience and eCommerce

Review: developed websites to make sure they adhere to design and brand guidelines.

Build: modular design systems

Empathize: with clients, users, and co-workers

Go: above and beyond to make our clients feel they are getting the very best

Evaluate: make sure your work fits project goals and adheres to Murmur’s standards

Juggle: Multiple web design projects at once

Contribute: your ideas, your experience, and your positivity

Master: various software for design and time management

Perform: other duties as needed and/or directed

Tools

Our current web design tools are Sketch and Figma. We also use Illustrator and Photoshop.

Requirements

At least 2 years experience building beautiful and responsive websites.

A love of great design, great brands, great food, and meticulous work.

Benefits

  • Salary 45-55k year
  • Shared bonuses based on profits
  • Work with a B Corp that puts people before profits
  • Industry career mentoring
  • The chance to work on award-winning projects and with innovative brands
  • Flexible work-from-home
  • Coffee delivery (Oregon)
  • 3 weeks PTO + paid holidays (4 weeks at 5 years)
  • Paternity and Maternity Leave
  • 401k
  • 1 paid volunteer day
  • Gold level health benefits + dental
  • Company camping trip, holiday parties, and more

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