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Visual Designer
Ref No.: 17-08888
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/11/2017
Title: Visual Designer
Location: Mountain View, CA
Type: 3+ Month Contract

Our client is the market leader in Adaptive Enterprise File Services that uniquely anticipate IT and end-users' needs to securely, easily and intelligently share files on-premises and in the cloud. Their award-winning platform integrates with any cloud, storage, device and business application to enable customers such as Red Bull, Home Depot, Fender and Bulova to optimize their collaboration environments through secure access, centralized control and unified visibility.

Position Description:
As a designer, you'll work closely with the Creative Director to refine and expand the brand. You'll work with stakeholders to create engaging campaigns, and carry these projects from concept to completion.
Specific Responsibilities will include:
  • Leads visual design throughout the entire marketing campaign lifecycle, from initial explorations through final design deliverables
  • Speaks visually in social media campaigns giving graphic support for landing pages, lead gen forms etc…
  • Have great understanding of and contribution to email and internet marketing channels, including rich media and video
  • Works closely with Brand and Marketing group to ensure delivery of best-in-class, brand nurturing visual design experiences.
  • Creates digital visual elements, including typography, layout, imagery, and iconography consistent with their brand - while pleasing our users.
  • Appreciates critical feedback (both giving and receiving) and seeks it out in reviews with peers, stakeholders and research. Really listens to the feedback and can balance multiple, sometimes conflicting, inputs when arriving at a final design. Contributes to the creation, adoption and improvement of their design patterns and guidelines and their consistent deployment across various medias.
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Demonstrated success as a visual designer working on various media project types and styles
  • An understanding of responsive design and ability to layout a web page is a must
  • Solid visual design expertise in typography, layout, color, and brand systems
  • Good understanding of the Adobe suite with emphasis on Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of powerpoint.
  • Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to show examples of work demonstrating design for web, print, presentations and trade shows.
  • This is a fast paced environment working on a lean creative team. You'll need to be able to work quickly, be organized and balance several projects at a time.

Additional Requirements:
  • Please provide your portfolio URL address.
  • Portfolio should demonstrate a history of delivering rich, visual experiences and speak to their value.
  • Portfolio needs to show applied knowledge of usability and user-centered design.
  • Portfolio should show strong capacity for both logical and creative thinking displaying attention to detail in every aspect.