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Job position: Web Designer at (Amsterdam)

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As a Web Designer you will have graphically strong web design skills, and a good technical understanding of web page creation. In this role you will be involved in the rapid development and enhancement of With your knowledge of user experience in a commercial environment, you will work closely with Senior Designers, Developers and Product Owners, developing ideas into mockups using Photoshop or Fireworks, and ideally you will also be involved in the implementation of html and css. is the market leader in Europe for on-line hotel reservations with more than 1500 employees worldwide and a total of 30+ offices worldwide. Our headquarters is located in the centre of Amsterdam and we offer a dynamic international work environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work together with colleagues of Design, IT and Marketing to improve usability
  • Designing and developing the user interface of the website with HTML/CSS
  • Conduct experiments for improving conversion
  • Create mock-ups and web pages

How we work:

We make our design decisions based on experiments and testing. We receive thousands of visits to our website on a daily basis; therefore we know instantly which experiments work and which don’t.

Required Skills

  • Strong sense for consistent design of user interfaces, usability and accessibility
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Familiarity with browser quirks and workarounds, cross-browser, HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge of web standards for web development
  • Able to work well independently and within a team
  • You are an excellent communicator with a pragmatic and hands-on approach to business
  • Confident working with version control systems
  • Ability to code hand-crafted html

Required Experience

  • Expert mastery of cross-browser front-end technologies: HTML and CSS
  • Experience in an e-commerce environment
  • Experience with templating systems
  • Experience with graphical software (e.g. Photoshop and/or Fireworks)

At we are looking for candidates who are highly motivated to work with us and further their career. When submitting your CV please include a letter that describes your motivation for this position. Please also include your portfolio of design and web development work along with clear examples and explanations of your involvement in each project which demonstrate your suitability for the role.

Interested? Go to our website and apply online