Web Design and Development Contractor, Marketing at Turnitin
Oakland, CA, US

Company Description

Turnitin is revolutionising the experience of writing to learn. Turnitin’s formative feedback and originality checking services promote critical thinking, ensure academic integrity and help students improve their writing. Turnitin provides instructors with the tools to engage students in the writing process, provide personalised feedback, and assess student progress over time. Turnitin's applications are used by more than 33 million students at 15,000 institutions in 140 countries. Turnitin is headquartered in Oakland, California, with international offices in Newcastle, Utrecht, Seoul, Melbourne, Noida and Mexico City.

Job Description

As a contractor for Turnitin global marketing team, you will be responsible for designing and developing new assets, pages, and properties to support web-based campaigns across the globe. You will work alongside marketers to build new pages and features on Turnitin’s marketing sites, and stand-alone pages for specific campaigns. You will collaborate with creative teams to develop sketches, wireframes, and comps, and deliver functional, optimized web pages.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Sketching and wireframing of new web pages and sites

  • Development and deployment of web pages, as both CMS templates and stand-alone sites

  • Collaboration with marketing managers, content managers, and social media specialists

  • Implementation and tracking of performance and engagement metrics

  • Participation in check-ins and ah-hoc kickoff meetings

  • Maintenance and updating of existing web properties

 

Characteristics for Success

  • Self-motivated, with strong project management skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment, across technical and creative functions

  • Comfortable handling multiple work streams at once

Qualifications

 

  • Several years experience building professional websites from wireframe to launch
  • Strong HTML5 / CSS3 / ES6 skills with an emphasis on accessibility and mobile performance

  • Familiarity with UI / UX best practices and wireframing and prototyping tools like Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch

  • Familiarity with modern front-end workflows and tools like NPM / Webpack / Gulp

  • Familiarity with collaborative Git workflows

  • Experience working collaboratively with design and other non-technical stakeholders via productivity software like Asana and Jira

  • Familiarity with SEO and SEM best practices

 

Preferred Skills

  • PHP
  • Laravel

  • Statamic

  • React

  • PostCSS

  • Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite

  • Interactive data visualization

 

 

Additional Information

Online portfolio required for consideration. 

Turnitin, LLC is committed to the policy that all persons have equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or veterans status.

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