Senior Designer

Employer
Location
Sparks Glencoe
Posted
Apr 26, 2013
Closes
May 26, 2013
Contact
Anne Denford
Duration
Full Time
As a designer, are you curious? Do want to understand the end user, get into their mindset and create visual language that will make their heads spin? Do you have equal passion for print as well as all things digital? Then we need to meet.

We are looking for an award-winning designer, but also a strong advocate of their work and an ability to provide rationale and strategy - the thinking - that lead to their design solutions and user experience. We're also looking for strong team players who can lead by example and can contribute to the success of a project through collaboration.

Responsibilities
* Work collaboratively with a cross-functional, agile team
* Create complete design solutions that address business, brand and user requirements
* Iteratively refine designs based on feedback from team and clients
* Have a deep understanding of digital best practices, and some UI experience
* Show work in traditional mediums such as advertising, collateral or experiential.
* Effectively communicate ideas, design rationale and the strategy leading to the visual solution

Requirements
* 4-7+ years professional experience as a designer
* Strong, active listening and communication skills
* Highly motivated, self-starter
* Familiarity with user-centered methodologies
* Comfortable presenting designs both formally and informally
* Expert in InDesign, Photoshop
* Conversant in digital best practices in UI, responsive design and multi-platform experiences
* Knowledge of the print production process


Please include salary requirements in cover letter. Include portfolio.