Job Description :
Web Developer/Designer
Santa Clara, CA
1 month+ contract

Responsibilities will include:
All stages of web development, from concept to design and implementation to production
Translate business requirements into appropriate and successful user-interface designs
Present concepts using detailed mockups and prototypes
Develop design guidelines and product design consistency requirements and understand how the designs will be applied within the information architecture
Define site architecture, functionality, navigation, interaction, and data flows
Design, visualize and develop creative and effective user interfaces for interactive web applications
Work collaboratively with creative and technical team members in developing middleware and back-end functionality
Process feedback and input from user experience
Administer web sites, manage web content and provide web user support
Design and create effective and engaging graphics to support corporate proposals and marketing collateral development.
A background check will be required for this position.

Qualifications - Client is looking for career-minded people with the potential to grow professionally and advance into positions of greater technical responsibility.

Required qualifications:
Bachelor''s degree in web design, content management, computer science, engineering, or related field.
Minimum 5+ years practical, on-the-job experience.
Proven mastery of visual design principles as they apply to web user interfaces and practical knowledge of user centered design.
Expertise in current Internet standards, including web browsers, browser specifications and accessibility law.
Understanding of dynamic or active web content and the use of web scripting languages and database interaction.
Proficiency in the following areas: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Premiere, Flash
Strong understanding of Internet technologies including DBs, CMSs, e-commerce, client-server, and front-end technologies like html5, JavaScript, JQuery, xml, Maven, and command line codes
Proficiency in Developer tools including Liferay Developer Studio, Eclipse, UltraEdit, and Node.js
Fluent in Object-Oriented Analysis and Design for multi-tiered architectures.

Preferred qualifications:
Experience in configuring SharePoint front-ends
Experience in supporting the corporate marketing team in designing and producing: marketing material, corporate presentations, graphics for business proposals, and trade show graphics
Excellent written and oral communications and interpersonal relations skills.