Jobs at 10Best

Web/UX Designer - Special Projects

USA TODAY 10Best is seeking to contract with an experienced UI designer/front-end developer or small company to work with our small but plucky team in Greenville, SC. 10Best is looking for a design thought leader with a passion for travel: someone who wants to help craft products that deliver a better travel experience through innovation. This position will entail approximately 20 hours of work a week.

What you'll do:

  • Develop wireframes, functional HTML/CSS prototypes, and a polished front-end for responsive web and mobile applications
  • Collaborate with other team members to develop prototypes and experiment with new concepts/ideas
  • Ground recommendations and decisions not solely through your own visual eye but in user needs and data as well

What we need from you:

  • 3+ years of professional web design experience, with a deep understanding of UX best practices
  • A robust portfolio (of course!)
  • Extensive proficiency in HTML/CSS, including responsive design
  • A mobile-first mindset
  • The skillset to create your own graphics/icons from scratch
  • The ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities
  • The flexibility to work both independently and collaboratively

Preferred skills:

  • Experience building upon other people's code
  • Some familiarity with server-side scripting languages, especially PHP
  • A working knowledge of Javascript, particularly jQuery and ideally the Foundation framework
  • Familiarity working at the UNIX command line
  • Version control systems such as Git or Subversion

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and link to a portfolio to Travis Seward.