Web Designer – Firing Squad – Cape Town

Job description
Firing Squad is on the hunt for a top quality, user-focused, pixel-pushing, typography loving, wireframe wielding digital designer to join our growing team in Cape Town.

The ideal candidate will have one+ year’s experience designing websites, mobile sites and product user interfaces, along with a great understanding of current and best web/UI/UX practises.

Company Description
Firing Squad is a digital commerce company that specialises in the commercial web. We’ve worked with some of South Africa’s largest companies consisting of PwC, DHL, Red Bull, Discovery Health and Dimension Data to name a few.

Proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator
Responsive design experience
Experience designing grid based layouts
Basic understanding of CSS and HTML
Basic understanding of WordPress
Ability to clearly articulate your ideas and design decisions
Ability to wireframe and prototype concepts

Personal Skills/Attributes
A passion for the web, design, typography, UI, UX
A creative thinker and problem solver
A hunger to constantly learn and challenge what you thought you knew
Time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Detail driven – attention to detail down to the last pixel
Someone who cares about their craft as a designer and the work they produce

Tick all the boxes and reckon you’ve got what it takes? Then we’d love to hear from you.
Please send your portfolio and cover letter (why you’re awesome) to:

Contact details
Jason Bagley
Firing Squad