Web Designer II & III
September 13th, 2017

UI/UX WEB DESIGN


Job Description

The Web Designer III primarily designs and develops email for GameStop and ThinkGeek, while also supporting web design and development. This position must stay current with new and emerging technology and keep abreast of industry best practices to assure effective web, mobile and tablet design through responsive design. This position works closely with copywriting, merchandising and marketing associates to ensure all email communications meet or exceed specific marketing objectives and brand initiatives. This position participates in all phases of the design and development process. This position serves as an expert technical resource for other team members. The principal business outcome for this position is to be a leading designer in creating effective creative experiences, high quality email and web experiences for customers, which result in greater consumer interest and engagement with GameStop in the interactive space, as well as creating profitable online shopping experiences measured by customer conversion rates and overall sales. This position will interact with a supervisor and project owners several times a day to receive guidance and feedback.


    Job Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*

    • Support the production of creative needs as requested by other departments; offer design and usability advice and best practice recommendations to internal customers. Support multiple, potentially overlapping projects effectively in an environment with tight timelines.
    • Be a positive driving force for innovation in the interactive space.
    • Maintain expert knowledge of current web technologies and design trends, staying abreast of new technologies and trends in the online design community.
    • Leverage a proficient understanding of the creative development process by working closely with internal clients and other design professionals on the Creative Services team.
    • Collaborate with functional and creative leaders to identify and leverage design synergy between projects sponsored by brand management, merchandising, and marketing leaders.
    • Work directly with internal partners to understand objectives, provide accurate and timely updates and deliver creative alterations.
    • Integrate business requirements into all email creative elements as directed.
    • Manage relationships in a manner acceptable to others and to the organization within all parameters of the organization’s respectful workplace policies.
    • Model the high level of customer service expected of all GameStop associates including, but not limited to, responding to voice mails and emails within organizationally defined timeframes, completing projects as committed, responding to others’ feedback appropriately, and making optimal use of organizationally limited resources by aiding other functional teams when appropriate.

    Job Qualifications

    BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)

    • At least 2 years of post-secondary education in Fine Arts, Web Design, or equivalent experience required; Associate degree in Fine Arts or Web Design preferred
    • Minimum of 4-6 years of interactive design experience in marketing or advertising, or a relevant combination of education and experience
    • Online portfolio including examples of retail email and web designs

     


    How to Apply

    Please apply to:

    https://careers.gamestop.com/en-US/job/web-designer-iii/J3K8346ZQHYC9SX4KQY

     



    Email saydaranauman@gamestop.com  Phone 817-424-2271

    Posted By
    Saydara Nauman

    GamestopGameStop is a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple. We operate more than 6,600 retail stores across 14 countries. Explore our brands:EB GamesEB Games’ retail stores are the place for gamers and non-gamers alike to come together to learn, try and take home the greatest gaming products!ThinkGeekThinkGeek is obsessed with creating and sharing unique and authentic product experiences that stimulate our fans’ imagination and fuel their geek core.Game InformerGame Informer is the World’s #1 Computer and Video Game Resource. Today, one in every forty people in the United States subscribes to Game Informer!MicromaniaMicromania is proud to be the number one video game retailer in France. Our stores are designed with our customers in mind emphasizing convenience and great service.Spring MobileSpring Mobile, the premier retailer of AT&T and Cricket products and services operating nationwide. We emphasize a cooperative workplace and interesting personal growth. 

    URL
    http://www.gamestop.com

    Location
    Grapevine, TX

    Job Type
    Full-time