Job Description

Description

This is an exciting opportunity to work for one of the top law firms in the U.S.! Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is looking for a UX/UI Designer to join our team in our Seattle, San Francisco, or Los Angeles office.

 

As a member of the firm-wide Marketing Department, this position is responsible for the full service of design and production for the firm’s external and internal clients. This position works closely with marketing professionals, practice managers, attorneys and internal stakeholders to address their visual communication needs within the established brand identity guidelines. Applicants for this position will be asked to submit a portfolio along with your resume.

 

At Davis Wright Tremaine, you will find challenging assignments, opportunities for professional growth and community involvement, and a culture of inclusion. DWT fosters inclusiveness and authenticity. Regardless of position, everyone here has a voice and the support is unparalleled.

 

On a typical day you will:

  • Develop and conceptualize a comprehensive UI/UX design strategy for the brand and cross-promotion events
  • Develop design strategy for high-level events, including websites, email webhooks, presentation templates, social media templates, etc. WordPress knowledge and basic server configuration (Siteground preferred) is a must.
  • Produce high-quality UX design solutions through wireframes, visual and graphic designs, flow diagrams, storyboards, site maps, and prototypes
  • Collaborate with marketing and practice management groups to develop marketing materials that are cost-effective and innovative. Design custom illustrations and conceptual event branding
  • Design, code, and troubleshoot email templates (Cvent or other event management platforms). Conduct yearly audit on master templates to keep up with industry best-practices and technology.
  • Code custom templates for blog, advisory, and email templates and train other team members as needed
  • Collaborate closely with the web team and other departments to solve problems creatively and effectively across various platforms including, but not limited to troubleshooting website code, building WordPress sites, researching hosting, building Microsoft Office templates to streamline proposal management, and FTP image uploads and optimization
  • Provide advice and guidance on implementing firm’s established brand on various client and vendor platforms
  • Design and develop digital strategy to be implemented with event management platform and/or within DWT’s website capabilities
  • Provide troubleshooting assistance and design solutions on digital projects, not limited to custom emails, web interactions, and process intake management
  • Responsible for designing and communicating front-end user interfaces and related user-centered design artifacts to stakeholders
  • Keep up to date with the latest visual and web trends, techniques, technologies, event, and marketing industry in order to keep the firm’s brand identity relevant and innovative
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Join us if you have:

  • 2+ years’ experience as a UX/UI designer, required
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Sketch App, Figma, HTML and CSS, JavaScript, WordPress, and Bootstrap
  • Demonstrated experience using Adobe CC. MS Office product proficiency including PowerPoint, Word and Excel, required; Experience with web builder products and event software a plus; Experience with Outlook email optimization is a plus.
  • Solid understanding of best web practices and standards as well as print production
  • Ability to handle multiple projects under aggressive time constraints simultaneously
  • Ability to present your designs and back up your solutions in a positive manner and expertly handle critique
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to maintain effective working relationships and communicate verbally and in writing in a professional, courteous manner with clients, firm members, and other business contacts
  • Understanding of modern front-end code HTML/CSS/JS is a must. Ability to basic coding and server configuration is required
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multi-task

 

 

Who We Are

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is an AmLaw 100 law firm with eight offices nationwide. We are relentlessly committed to client service and look for candidates who share that commitment. At DWT, client service means having empathy for each client’s and each lawyer’s work and personal pressures, business objectives, and legal needs; anticipating their needs; and having the capabilities and commitment to deliver what matters most to them.

What’s in it For You?

DWT offers competitive compensation in addition to ample benefits including but not limited to:

  • Choice of health and vision insurance plans
  • 2 paid volunteer days for qualifying community service work
  • Dental plan
  • Fertility and adoption benefit
  • Paid sabbatical after 13 years of service
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Commuter benefits
  • Retirement contribution

 

This job description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities.

 

Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are part of the fabric of Davis Wright Tremaine-central to who we are and what we do.  Our vision is to foster a culture where all talented individuals-including those from traditionally underrepresented populations-can have, and can see, a path to success.  We are committed to fostering DEI because it makes our firm better, in every way.  At DWT, every employee has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.  It is our policy to hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all employment-related decisions without regard to an employee’s sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical condition), race, color, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, religious creed, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, medical condition, military condition, military or veteran status or any other basis prohibited by applicable local, state, or federal laws.

 

Davis Wright Tremaine provides reasonable accommodations for those who need them to complete the application or recruiting process and for employees who need reasonable accommodations to perform the essential functions of their positions due to a disability or for religious reasons.  If you need to request accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please contact ginakette@dwt.com.

 

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