Web & Graphic Designer
Do you see design as more than pretty pictures and quirky fonts? Do you excel in building functional interfaces sitting on top of well crafted design systems? Then we would like to talk to you.
We are looking for a versatile designer to join our team and help us in creating and maintaining a great interface with our users. The person will own the design language across our products and brands.
Primary responsibilities include :
- Design UI/UX of our products under Pothi.com and InstaScribe
- Designing the marketing communications including newsletters and landing pages.
- Designing marketing merchandise like mugs, t-shirts, even invites, fridge magnets, coasters etc.
Being a publishing company, there is also the opportunity to dabble in book design if you are interested:
- Book cover design, Typesetting
- eBook design
- Excellent web-design skills. You need to be able to deliver designs in HTML, CSS.
- Good graphic design skills. Good command on Adobe CC and other design tools.
- Understanding of design concepts like information organization, color theory, typography etc.
- Understanding of cross browser compatibility, responsive design. Familiarity with latest web standards.
How to apply?
Please send to us
- Your portfolio
- Your resume
- Any live websites/products you have designed that we can see
We offer summer and semester long paid internships in software development.
The Technical Stuff
We hack in Python – Django/Flask, celery, Fabric. Vagrant for testing/staging environments. On the frontend, we have Backbone/Marionette.js and Twitter Bootstrap. We do not practice TDD but believe in testing and want to do more of it. We have a ~2.5 click deployment. ;-)
What can you expect
- A well-scoped out project which you can finish and deploy in production during the internship
- Regular code-reviews and feedback to help you write production-quality code
- A fun and comfortable working environment
What we need from you
- Competence in and passion for coding
- Knowledge of or willingness to learn python/django and frontend technologies
- Willingness to work on full stack
How to contact us?
If you like what you read above, we would love to hear from you. Do write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any/all of the following (in the order of preference):
- Any public links to your involvement in programming/code/Geek
- Github, Bitbucket, Google Code profiles
- Links to open source software you have contributed to
- Mailing lists
- HackerEarth, CodeChef, spoj
- Hacker News profile, Stackoverflow contributions
- Talks given in HasGeek events, Pycons, BarCamps etc
- Any code samples you can (legally) share but not publicly
- Link to your updated LinkedIn account
- Your resume in PDF