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**Sr. Visual Designer (SF)

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Jan 03, 2020

San Francisco

Temp To Perm

Agent: Jenn M.

Job #: 155439

Salary: DOE

Job Description

Our SF-based Agency client is looking for a Senior Visual Designer to join our growing Creative team! The Senior Visual Designer is passionate about all things design and creating experiences that delight clients and achieve their business goals. He/she/they will be responsible for managing all assigned design projects from concept to delivery. 

We will rely on this person’s creativity, meticulous attention to detail, ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, professionalism, and the ability to communicate with and guide design team members in the right direction. This position reports to the Senior Art Director.

Job Duties:

  • Executes different design styles with innovative solutions, passion, attention to details without getting stuck in patterns
  • Designing with a solid understanding of intuitive site functionality, interaction, user interfaces, and navigation.
  • Responsible for the way the end product looks and feels and ensures design and art are following the same high design standards and quality level of production throughout the duration of the project
  • Accountable for the look and feel, layout, pixel-perfect visual appearance and the execution of entire design for projects
  • Performs as a key person in concepting the creative and design startup of a project and is able to clearly communicate the creative vision to the team and the client
  • Serves as a solid mentor and inspirational role model for new and existing designers within the company
  • Manages the design process, drives decisions, tracks issues, and assists in estimating resource needs and schedules
  • Contributes to the definition, scope, and phasing of project timelines
  • Stays on top of industry best practices for design, is on the lookout for up and coming or competitive technologies and designs, and is aware of what is happening in the design community 

Experience Requirements:

  • Ability to manage client communication and presentations confidently and articulate and defend design decisions
  • Ability to quickly and accurately predict, plan and structure timelines with the team while having a clear understanding of what is and isn’t a priority within a project
  • Must have excellent communication skills and extensive knowledge of the clients’ business, making sure that what is being produced is in line with clients’ vision.
  • Experience leading design and conceptualization of several large-scale and small-scale interactive design projects
  • Ability to work with marketing experts to uncover and understand technology requirements and capabilities as they relate to design deliverables
  • Must have very strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Must have a very strong understanding of information architecture (IA) and the ability to concept and design without information architect’s involvement
  •  Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced/team setting environment
  • Must be a self-starter who will bring original ideas and fresh approaches to each project they work on
  • Ability to manage and mentor other designers, give constructive feedback

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Required with application: Exceptional portfolio showcasing innovative digital design solutions and detailed design projects
  • Design or Interactive Media related degree or equivalent experience in the interactive design field
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in a Design-related role, with a strong emphasis on digital design
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
  • Understanding of HTML development and testing

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