Graphic Designer

Job type:
on-site
Start:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Synectics
Place:
Texas
Date:
05/30/2013
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
543856

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RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Working on creating marquees, landing pages, graphic systems and production of online marketing materials.
  • Work on multiple projects at a time and be involved in all phases of creative development, with a focus on design execution and review.
  • Contributes to the creation of interactive design concepts through active participation in brainstorms and other idea-generating sessions.
  • Helps establish look and feel of concepts.
  • Articulates creative concepts and designs internally to team.
  • Demonstrates a competent knowledge of business objectives, brand, consumer and competitive landscape to inform insightful design ideas.
  • Leverages a competent understanding of technology, user interface design and visual design fundamentals and techniques in generating an effective range of designs/layouts for all elements of the creative solution that address program objectives, and are visually appealing and motivating.
  • Expands personal knowledge of design and current state-of-the-art techniques.
  • Has good understanding of many digital best practices.
  • Designs mood boards, comps (with and without wire frames), concept sketches, presentation decks and story boards under minimal direction of the project's creative lead.
  • Primarily responsible for asset creation and production.
  • Performs photo retouching and enhancements as necessary.
  • Researches and reviews suitable illustrations, photography or stock elements.
  • Prepares and presents layouts/samples to supervisor for direction and approval.
  • Incorporates revisions per client and/or team feedback as appropriate.
  • Ensures approved layouts conform to style guides.
  • Assists project's creative lead in necessary research and preparation of client presentation materials.
  • Contributes to and maintains style guides/online design libraries to accompany final deliverables.
  • Works enthusiastically, respectfully and collaboratively with other project team members, has a clear understanding of how a project team operates, their responsibilities throughout a project and what is expected in critiques and team meetings.
  • Partners with team members to ensure the project meets creative strategy/project objectives.
  • Considers technology requirements and designs a solution that compliments the technical strategy and/or partners with the technology staff to overcome implementation obstacles.
  • Consults with supervisor or project's creative lead to evaluate individual project needs and proactively raise issues that may impact quality or timing of deliverables and offer solutions.
  • Actively participates in team meetings to discuss assignment parameters.
  • Ensures that internal deadlines, timetables and approval procedures are adhered to for assigned project phases.
  • Manages and prioritizes work effectively, and proactively escalates conflicts with workloads.
  • Organizes file management per prescribed process and maintains image resource files.
  • Helps develop tools and recommendations to improve current processes that impact client deliverables.
SKILLS

Attention to detail; Experience to conceptualize as well as translate and extend concepts into effective visual designs for interactive marketing, online campaigns, web and motion based projects. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. Understanding of user interface design and web design best practices. Ability to work within defined creative guidelines. Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment. Strong verbal communication skills desired.

Synectics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.