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Graphic Designer

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Nov 26, 2019

Maryland

Freelance

Agent: Adam G.

Job #: 154677

Salary: TBD

Job Description

Overview
We are a communications company based in Silver Spring, MD, is searching for a talented designer to join our award-winning team. If you have outstanding design skills and keep up with what’s new and what’s coming in the world of online and interactive communication, this role is for you.

We’re looking for a versatile designer with 5-7 years of experience in this type of role who can create contemporary, beautiful, user-centered design in a collaborative environment.

Our clients include a wide range of government agencies, such as the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We are dedicated to disseminating information about new discoveries in health, medicine, and social science to professionals, educators, patients, families, and the public.

If you want to put your design skills to the test on projects that help improve people’s lives, this is the job for you.

Responsibilities
Here’s what you’ll be doing:

Working with colleagues in communications strategy, digital strategy, web development, and content development to develop creative concepts and design executions
Using best practices to design websites, infographics, videos and print materials as a member of our creative team
Working with project managers to identify client needs and suggest forward-looking solutions that make people think in new ways
Qualifications
To succeed, here’s what you’ll need to be:

5-7 years of related experience
Bachelor's degree in graphic design or related field
Advanced in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
Creating accessible websites and PDF files for people with disabilities (Section 508 of the US Rehabilitation Act)
Hard-working, fun, creative, obsessively detail-oriented, and organized
Comfortable working alongside creative and noncreative types, communicating your vision, and understanding limitations
Comfortable in working in a fast-paced environment
Thoughtful about the role of design in relation to evolving technology
Committed to lifelong learning and following best practices
At this time we will only accept candidates who are presently eligible to work in the United States and will not require sponsorship


You’ll earn bonus points if you have experience in:

HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
Working knowledge of Adobe XD, Captivate, Animate, and After Effects
A/B testing best practices
Creating motion graphics
Working with federal government clients and projects
Storyboarding

 

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