The KQED digital group spearheads the development of digital experiences. We are passionate about creating content-centric experiences that inform, educate, and inspire our audiences.
The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail, user flow, and visual design, and will have been responsible for the front-end execution of medium-to-large scale, template-based, CMS-driven websites. The Lead User Experience Developer/Designer will work in close coordination with the site’s producers, product stakeholders, and software engineers, and will on occasion be called upon to conceive, design, and develop new sites and front-end features either themselves or through supervising freelance and third-party vendors.
KQED’s digital group serves a growing amount of programs, platforms and services. The Lead User Experience Designer/Developer ensures each design project is in alignment with KQED digital’s general design strategy and KQED’s branding styles.
The Lead User Experience Designer/Developer is expected to:
Let us tell you more about our benefits:
Whether you’re single, married, have children, are in a domestic partnership or anything in between, we have you covered. Employees at KQED enjoy a family friendly workplace offering 20 days of paid time off, 11 paid holidays, paid parental leave, family medical leave benefits, comprehensive health/vision/dental and commuter benefits as well as a 403(b) with employer match. KQED encourages diversity, openness and offers training to support personal and professional development. In addition we are proud to offer Employee Resource Groups, wellness programs as well as free KQED membership.
The mission that drives us:
KQED is for everyone who wants to be more.
Our television, radio, digital media, and educational services change lives for the better and help individuals and communities achieve their full potential.
KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media.
We provide citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone and engage audiences to share their stories. We help students and teachers thrive in 21st century classrooms, and take people of all ages on journeys of exploration- exposing them to new people, places and ideas.
We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public services.