Job Opening: Web Designer

6 Mile Runs seeks a Web Designer to join our team. The Web Designer must utilize strong visual/graphic design skills and have an expert understanding of cutting-edge Web technologies and front-end programming languages. The Web Designer will create new ideas through innovative approaches to design and coding.

This position requires a proficient level of experience coding and developing with HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jQuery, and a strong understanding of the Bootstrap framework. In addition, the designer must have a firm graphic design foundation and the experience to adapt and develop in a responsive framework.

This is a salaried, full-time position that may require the employee to be on-call on nights and weekends and on holidays throughout the year after regular duty hours on a rotating, scheduled basis.

Basic Requirements:

  • 6+ years of demonstrated hands-on experience with a wide array of design and technical skills in graphic and Web design and development;
  • Any combination of education and training/experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties and responsibilities as described. A typical qualifying background includes a bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) or master’s degree in graphic, Web design, digital media, or related field.
  • Expert knowledge of web standards and technologies, including but not limited to HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, web browser optimization, responsive design, mobile design and Section 508 compliance;
  • Demonstrated ability in using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, etc.);
  • Ability to design templates and modules using Bootstrap, working with back-end developers;
  • Proficiency in core graphic design principles (type, color, layout, composition, motion graphics) with the confidence to bend design rules when necessary;
  • Demonstrated experience working with and coding in both content management systems and Adobe Dreamweaver;
  • Proficiency in modifying and coding JavaScript and JQuery;
  • A portfolio that showcases a breadth of design work and showcases understanding of all techniques and fundamentals;
  • Willingness to demonstrate flexibility as needed to meet mission requirements; and,
  • Authorization to work for any U.S. employer; candidate must be able to pass public trust security background screening.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain website look, layout, and feel;
  • Provide design and Web development support;
  • Assist with website maintenance, additions, and improvements;
  • Track and prioritize site development projects;
  • Strong understanding of Section 508 accessibility guidelines website implementation.
  • Recommend and work with responsive Web templates, Bootstrap modules, and other standard Web technologies to design, maintain and update apps, widgets, and other solutions for online content delivery;
  • Utilize graphic design principles (type, color, layout, composition, motion graphics) and provide point of view on projects; and,
  • Organize and track project requirements and timelines.

Interested in applying for this position? Please send your resume to

If you are qualified and interested in this position, please send your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and samples (graphics, designs, websites, widgets, applications, etc.) to:

Compensation is based on industry standards, experience and skill level.

6 Mile Runs is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting and 6 Mile Runs may add additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications.