We have an exciting opportunity for a Visual Designer to join a great team with our client on the west side. The ideal candidate is a digital storyteller who use design to bring product ideas to life. They will thrive in a fast-paced work environment that requires strong problem-solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. Individuals should have a passion for empathizing with the needs and behaviors of our users and our business, and how to solve for them through design.
Ability to think through complex features and flows, balance user and business needs and make the complex feel simple to users.
Work collaborative with a team to shape the product by helping to build the design system and pattern library to support the visual strategy.
Partner with other designers, product stakeholders, management and executives and articulate a solid design rationale. Understand how to filter through feedback skillfully and when to uphold design principles.
Visually translate complex concepts, simplify tasks and create patterns that scale beyond a single screen.
Help establish the look and feel for various interfaces, including websites, mobile devices & apps.
Work with the UX Team and Sr Visual Designer to develop new visual standards for our software on desktop, tablet, and mobile platforms.
Develop the Visual Interface Design through personas, storyboards, scenarios, mood boards, iconography, photography and illustrations.
Closely collaborate with developers and product teams to solve complex issues, like interaction models and data visualization and ensure that design specifications are implemented.
Expert of visual design principles (color theory, composition, and typography).
Self-starter and take a proactive stance toward achieving success on your projects.
Strong interpersonal skills – build positive working relationships with team members, have a good sense of humor, and a positive outlook on things.
An extreme passion for visual design and the the design process.
A penchant for details and organization, including the ability to prioritize tasks, communicate progress and meet deadlines.
Experience designing native mobile apps and web and how to bridge them together.
Excellent visual, written and verbal communication skills, along with presentation and negotiation skills.
The ability to effectively take direction and work both collaboratively and autonomously.
Working knowledge of design tools such Adobe Illustrator, XD, InVision and anything else needed to get the job done.