Alliant Credit Union Marketing Web Developer/Designer in Chicago, Illinois

Why Alliant?

We’re not a typical financial institution – we’re better. We’re an innovative, strengths-based, highly-engaged group of professionals that are committed to our company and the communities we serve. We love to recognize and celebrate each other and get to wear jeans every day.

Over 90% of our employees say we are a great workplace that is focused on our mission, vision and the future of banking.

What makes this role rewarding?

You will focus on building engaging experiences on our main consumer-facing website, microsites, landing pages, digital ads and other applications. This is a position for a problem solver who wants to help push our brand to the next level by creating beautiful, simple, user-focused digital experiences, and help us refine our marketing website into a best-in-class acquisition tool. The ideal candidate is a strong developer with an eye for design and UX best practices, who has the skills to bring their ideas to life.

In this position, you will be responsible for day-to-day updates of our websites. You will develop and design various digital pieces, including landing pages, interactive tools, emails, infographics, display ads and more. You will also assist in testing our responsive design and enhancing the user experience.

What will your day look like?

  • You will architect, develop, test, and document page templates in CMS

  • You will maintain and enhance existing marketing site features

  • You will produce initial concept mockups, wireframes, user flows, interaction specs and front-end development for new website tools and pages

  • You will deploy modern conversation rate optimization techniques, split testing, and deep page analytics to improve performance

  • You will create banner ads, web page and email templates, interactive web experiences, website pages, landing pages, calculators and more

  • You will work closely with technology team and third parties for integration with other systems

  • You will assist designers in developing creative assets when needed

  • You will troubleshoot and resolve HTML/CSS/JS code issues

Do you see yourself doing this?

You’ll be a great fit if you have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Web Development, Computer Science, Web Design, Interactive Media, Digital Marketing or related field and have at least 4-5 years of front end web development or interaction design experience. You should also:

  • Be proficient in front-end web technologies and frameworks including JavaScript, JQuery, CSS, JS Frameworks and Packages, HTML 5, the latest Adobe CS applications, and MS Office Suite, required

  • Have experience with Data Visualization, Bootstrap, .NET, PHP, rich media and animation a plus

  • Be proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, and MS Office also expected

  • Be familiar with various CMS platforms and marketing automation tools

  • Have understanding of Agile / SCRUM development process

  • Have the ability to be flexible in prioritizing work, managing multiple tasks and meeting deadlines

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Have the ability to take direction and receive and use constructive criticism

  • Work well under pressure while maintaining flexibility and professionalism

  • Have experience with content management systems, digital video production and Google Analytics a plus

  • Have understanding of APIs and Web Services (REST, SOAP, etc.) as well as MySQL and relational databases

When you’re happy, we’re happy!

As a thank you for joining our team, you’ll benefit from:

  • Casual dress code

  • Competitive medical, dental, and free vision benefits

  • On-site massages and contributions towards gym memberships

  • Generous PTO and banking holidays off

Still not convinced?

We’re on the list of 100 Best Medium Companies to work for, check it out here. For more details, you can also visit our Glassdoor and LinkedIn profiles.

FLSA Status: Exempt

Requisition ID: 2017-1679

External Company Name: Alliant Credit Union

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