Vitamin T has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Visual Designer with a top agency client in Boston. This is a full time contract for 3 months with the opportunity to extend long term. This person will be able to work fully remote but must be able to come on-site for meetings. Strong portfolio of web application samples required and agency background preferred. See details below and apply today to learn more!
YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR:
Leading, managing or providing senior leadership on large and/or highly complex client engagements
Understanding and translating sketches into usable and beautiful designed interfaces
Effectively collaborating with Experience Designers, Content Strategists, Developers and Clients throughout a project lifecycle
Conceptualizing, creating and/or extending a “visual system” – including brand elements such as colors, typography, layout and tone – and summarizing in style guides
Demonstrate mastery of a given subject area by interpreting trends, identifying opportunities for the company, and collaborating with a wide cross section of internal employees on best practices
Providing mentorship and coaching to other team members on area of expertise
Leading client-facing meetings and workshops, explaining rationale for design decisions to anyone on the project, including clients from Fortune 100 and 500 companies
Building and managing relationships with client mid-level managers and project owners
Contributing to overall company marketing by authoring case studies for projects, participating in industry events, blogging on topics of interest, etc.
Participating in discourse of professional community for their area of expertise
QUALITIES WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
5+ years experience with digital design in a professional setting
Extensive expertise with the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign. Sketch, prototyping and front end development knowledge a plus.
Independent drive and strong attention to detail of creative standards and client needs
Highly collaborative and eager to participate, able to effectively manage your time and deadlines
Solid understanding of available UX methodologies
Awareness of experience design best practices such as, but not limited to, accessibility, performance and usability considerations
Understanding of responsive/adaptive design principles including rapid iteration process, style tiles and breakpoints and how to consider different displays
You can dress up once in a while and meet our clients, with a little bit of travel on occasion