Phinge™ is seeking talented, creative, energetic people with the desire to join our team, and be a part of the biggest innovations in technology in the last 20 years. Phinge is creating a platform consisting of unique cutting edge mobile hardware, software and applications to forever change the way the world works, plays, interacts and benefits from their experiences.
Due to the sensitive nature of what we are creating, all applicants must sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) prior to interviewing with Phinge™.
What we can say is that Phinge™ is a technology company like no other and we believe our team members are a valued and intricate part of our mission and our future. We hope you will join us as we transform technology by rewarding and enhancing the experience of our users, consumers, merchants and small businesses each and every day.
If you are talented, energetic and would like to create something disruptive and transforming, then we are excited to hear from you.
To learn more about this phantastic opportunity, you may read about the exciting future of technology on our website at phinge.com.
Application Graphic Designer
Here at Phinge™, we are looking for talented and creative web designers that thrive in a innovative “start-up” company environment. As a web designer, you will be enhancing the layout, features and user experience of our website. Social media pages and e-mails for Phinge Corporation. The job involves understanding both graphic design and computer programming. They work with development teams or managers for keeping the site up-to-date and prioritizing needs, among other tasks. Web designers are friendly, innovative and creative! If you would like to be part of the biggest revolution in technology in the last 20 years, we would love to hear from you. Location
West Coast: Due to extreme confidentiality purposes, the location of this position will be disclosed after an NDA is signed.
United States (Required)
Create inspiring, strategic and innovative ideas for the agency and our clients
Help to bring incredible projects to life by executing brilliantly
Driven to investigate, innovate and develop trends in creative
Work with partners to develop design solutions
Responsible for the quality of execution and quality of the thinking and design
Responsible for seeing the idea through the creative process to final sign off
Be able to effectively visualize and create concepts into the end product, giving direction on photography style, imagery, typography, iconography and navigation optimized for the web
Demonstrate hands-on skills and knowledge of the latest Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Possess a natural eye for beauty, creativity, and professionalism
Solve creative problems and produce quality work with attention to detail
Have a thorough understanding of colors, images, textures and shapes to create designs
Employ color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and various print and layout techniques when designing a project
Possess expert understanding of multimedia design and experience in building files for both print and digital
Develop material for web pages, design logos for products and businesses, develop signs and environmental graphics, create promotional displays, packaging, and marketing brochures and catalogs
Develop the layout and production design of magazines, newspapers, newsletters, journals, corporate reports, infographics and other publications
Have the ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen focus on detail
Occasionally meet with internal and external clients to establish a vision for a product or design
Collaborate with printers to select type of paper and ink
Perform research on competitors and market trends
Work well with a team to accomplish large projects, such as launching new products, developing new brand campaigns, creating new websites, etc.
Able to quickly process a lot of information from various companies and industries
Able to work independently and employ self-motivation to finish projects under certain deadlines while also being an important and active member of a constantly developing and collaborating team
Candidate must be able to work alone and closely with team members while maintaining a willingness to learn.
Good communication skills, both verbal and written, are required
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to multitask and prioritize work requirements
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are a must
Organized and experienced at successfully multi-tasking
At least 4+ years’ experience as a front-end developer building responsive websites and web applications (bonus points if at an agency)
Experience developing templates for use in content management systems and ecommerce systems
Architectural understanding of how the web works: the web server, network requests, the browser, the DOM, stylesheets, scripts
Working understanding of web infrastructure and scalability, object-oriented programming, and MVC architecture
Comfortable developing with TFS, CSS preprocessors, linters, coding standards, branding guidelines, and both waterfall and agile development processes
Confidently and quickly able to navigate around and work within an unfamiliar codebase
Able to confidently build upon an existing aesthetic through code (e.g. new templates, components, feedback mechanisms, animations)
Able to troubleshoot and debug complex websites and applications (e.g. network requests, performance, layout issues, browser bugs)
General proficiency coding in at least one server-side language (PHP, .Net, / C# would be a plus)
Must be comfortable working with UI designers. Should have experience converting design comps created in Photoshop or Sketch into functional websites.
Strong portfolio showing expert concept, layout and typographic skills, as well as creativity and ability to adhere to brand standards.
Expert with design software including Adobe Creative Cloud, especially InDesign CC.