Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Job Title: Frontend Designer
Job Type: Full Time, Opening: 1
Experience: 12 Months+
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Semicolon Developers Office.
Opening valid till: May 1st 2014

You must have gone through series of web designers job listings and landed here searching for “the next one”, you already know whom we are looking for. You already know what a web designer is expected to work in. So we won’t just quick list here the same old Photoshop, Fireworks or PSD-to-HTML/CSS in Dreamweaver stuffs with some CSS b
ox model knowledge to give browser independent website.

About this Job

Semicolon Developers (called such: because we work on PHP/MySQL, Javascript, Andriod and we're the first company in Nepal which launched Node.js based product ) is creative and hard working team. You get the idea. We have a kind of passion for ending our each code statements with semicolon(;), that gives us a feeling of completion each line we type then enter.

So, for us, despite being humble and modest about your skills, you are a passionate designer – that loves playing with pixels, knows web (include mobile web) inside out from design perspective, understands User Interface (UI), usability, User experience (UX) in web browsers and is familiar with Information Architecture (IA) terminologies. You have ideas flowing out of your head for design simplifications, improvements, and additions to existing web design trends. You design clean, balanced stuffs. You respect users and create beautiful websites to facilitate them. You have original ideas and you think creativity.

What we really want is someone who loves to play with pixels to create great web designs, who loves originality, and who is a creative team player. And at Semicolon we believe in team effort, we believe in self-improvement each day. Your presence would be equally inspiring to us. No matter where you are from, we want to make you even better at your craftsmanship.

    Our office

Perks at Semicolon Developers:

1. Free lunch and refreshment.
2. Yearly salary increment.
3. CIK fund on salary.
4. Project bonuses and recreation.
5. Individual project assignment and handling with daily supervisions.
6. Industry standard software development practices.
7. Learn to architecture, design, code and build software like a Semicolon Developer
8. Company funded participation on skill building seminars, events and conferences.

Hiring Process at Semicolon

1. CV collection and short listing.
2. Skill Assessment
  (Candidate has to complete 30 minutes to 1 hours hands on, unguided programming assignment, internet access is provided)
3. Interview call for good performer in Skill Assessment.
4. Review of performance in hands on skills test and interview. 
5. Positioning candidate in Semicolon based on the review.


1. Translate apps requirements into concepts and awesome User Experience (UX).
2. Build HTML/CSS mocukups and designs for interactive websites and web apps.
3. Extensive R&D on web trends and technologies
4. Visualize complex sets of data representation for easier web implementation.
5. Work closely with our android and web apps developers.
6. Redesign, optimize and experiment on existing products of semicolon and new client projects.
7. Build skeletons and template designs for general purpose requirements on regular basis.
8. Formulate documentation on style guides and design process.

Required Skills & Personality

1. Working experience on Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator,
and skill to build HTML/CSS following W3C standards.
2. Working experience JavaScript, jQuery and various plugins (lightbox, sliders, popups etc).
3. Ability to play with HTML/CSS to the pixel level refinements.
4. A taste for quality product.
5. Quick turnaround time to produce clean and standard html/css.
6. Ability to handle project independently, able to work under pressure and deadline
    with minimal assistance, solopreneur in need !
7. Disciplined and dedicated human being.
8. Easy going, self motivated and charismatic person.
9. Professional etiquette.
10. Quick Learner
11. Academic Qualification: +2 Above (skills get priority)

How to Apply:

To apply, write us (at hr[@] with “Application for Frontend Designer” at subject line), mention following in your cover letter or resume:

1. Link to past works with brief description and your role.
2. Expected annual salary
3. At least 2 references in CV.

Up-to you to tell our HR manager why you're fit for Semicolon Developers in your cover letter.

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Note: If you are searching for Web Design internship opportunities near Kathmandu and landed at this vacancy, we are accepting candidates for internships too. Feel free to apply and please include the word “Application for Web Design Internship” at the subject line of your email.