Career Opportunity

Designer

SKYCATCHFIRE designs and develops clever websites and applications for brands you’ve heard of and small companies with big ideas. Founded in 2010, we’re a team of designers and developers in Canton, Ohio who get excited about solving problems by crafting creative solutions.

Position Summary

An experienced Designer will work on wireframes, mockups, and style guides for web and mobile apps. You’ll collaborate directly with developers and clients to design great looking, easy to use solutions for many screen sizes. A designer at SKYCATCHFIRE understands the importance of design standards and best practices for both websites and apps.

In this position, you will work as the primary designer on the team and constantly be challenged with interesting problems. The team is passionate about new technologies and techniques so you’ll be learning, teaching, and contributing a lot in a very collaborative setting.

Common Tasks

  • Work with the team to identify UI requirements for a web or app project
  • Use Sketch, Invision, and Craft Manager to sync it all together
  • Draft wireframes for various screens of an app
  • Design different concepts for a website
  • Extend the design of an existing app for new features
  • Identify ways to improve the UI of an existing solution
  • Deliver well constructed mockups and direction to the dev team
  • Design exhaustive style guides to include direction for the dev team
  • Work with our design partners to identify ways to improve our shared design processes

Requirements

  • Experience designing web and app solutions with a portfolio to back it up
  • Curiosity to learn new technology and try new things
  • Detail oriented with a desire to take a task from start to finish
  • Ability to balance pixel perfection and scalable design standards
  • Experience developing style guides or design systems for web and app solutions
  • Introduce processes and ways to improve our design workflow
  • Located in or near Canton, Ohio. In this position, you’ll work with us at HQ.

Bonus Points

  • Experience with the Boostrap design system
  • Beginner level understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Illustration skills
  • Experience with Wordpress or Drupal
  • Experience with Elementor
  • Mad /giphy skills on Slack (or a desire to learn)

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive Salary + Bonuses
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance
  • 401k matching
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Casual office environment
  • MacBook Pro, Multiple 4K Displays, and whatever else you need to do your best work
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More About Us

We’re a chill crew that gets really excited about the work we do. The culture is casual about serious stuff and very serious about creating stuff that impresses our clients and our peers. We challenge each other to be better. We obsess over how we build because we know it makes what we build even better. We’re a small team and we like that. We also like to get out at least once a week for a team lunch and, when we’re able, we skip out early to grab a pint. It’s said that we’re different than most companies. We would agree.