Dow Jones Interactive Web Designer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description

Become a member of the market leading Dow Jones team, where you will work alongside business stakeholders, product owners, and developers to build highly interactive, dynamic and data driven applications for Dow Jones. Designers will be responsible for new product development, customizations, and enhancements and will work closely with cross-functional staff to deliver against project goals.

MarketWatch.com is hiring an interactive web designer for its primary site development team. Join us to help shape the future technical solutions for this large and dynamic website. Handling over 100 million page views and 20 million unique visitors monthly, MarketWatch.com is one of the leading financial media sites on the web. Ideal candidates will have a background in Agile development practices and feel comfortable both working independently and working alongside a team.

  • Proven work experience as a web designer

  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio

  • Solid experience in creating wireframes and mockups, and presenting those to stakeholders

  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator and wire-framing tools (Balsamiq, Sketch, etc.)

  • Proficiency in HTML/CSS and responsive design principles

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

  • Experience establishing and promoting design guidelines, best practices and standards

  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction

  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively

  • Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies

  • Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment

  • A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team or work independently

Experience in any of the following is a plus:

  • Javascript

  • Angular, React, or similar framework

  • Experience with cloud computing via AWS or another cloud provider

  • Experience with Agile Development methodologies

Company Overview

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Job Locations USA-MN-Minneapolis

Requisition ID 2017-30575

Business Area TECHNOLOGY - PROD & ENG

Job Area1 Technology