UI Designer

Digital Media- Virginia Beach, VA

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) is seeking an experienced UI Designer to create graphical user interface for websites, mobile applications, HTML emails, and general digital media across: desktop PCs, tablets, mobile devices, digital T.V. and more. Specializes in designing for the actual functionality and user experience of the app/webpage. Therefore, the chrome, layout, typography, colors, information architecture and the devices themselves are all taken into account to provide the optimal user experience. An intermediate level of skill (with growth potential) in art direction/graphic design is also required as the UI designer will often be asked to create and design original art for various digital campaigns and products.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Proficiency in digital design strategies, techniques and execution
  • Ability to concept and design effective graphical user interfaces for cross-platform elements that includes a focus on layout, composition, typography, website architecture and design
  • Basic understanding of how HTML, CSS, Javascript and other front-end web languages and technologies function and how their strengths and limitations affect the user interface
  • Proficiency in color theory, design layout and information architecture
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop (or comparable program) and Adobe Illustrator (or comparable program)
  • Proficiency in wire framing tool of choice
  • Working knowledge of Online Marketing (SEM) and Social Media tools.
  • Basic understanding of audio/video streaming
  • Demonstrate high grasp of CBN’s vision and message with clear understanding of target audience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Resourceful with ability to plan and execute multiple, diverse and complex tasks
  • Analytical with ability to research, learn new methods & technologies, and present complex subject matter in an appropriate manner
  • Flexible with ability to work under pressure and consistently meet goals and handle daily deadlines
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate as a team member and self-motivate with minimal supervision