Additional weight age for contributions made to open source projects, blogs, forums etc. in relevant technologies
Strong portfolio demonstrates attention to detail and mastery of typography, color,layout, etc.
Strong creative and visual skills along with an ability to explain your design rationale
Knowledge of user-centered design approaches and interaction design best practices.
In-depth experience in Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Air, Flex, InDesign, Just in Mind skills. Experience with AfterEffects a plus
Great listening skills, with an open minded and team-oriented approach to design.
Exceptional communication skills - the ability to make complex areas understandable, demonstrate passion and leadership, and strong presentation skills.
Self-motivated and directed.
A strong self-driven passion in design and technology trends.
Strong knowledge in Accessibility and W3C standards
Strong understanding of common software development practices