#115329

Broadcast Interactive Designer

Location:
New York, NY
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE + Benefits
posted by:
Audra Kemmerling
Date:
03/14/2017

Job Description:

  • This is a (3) month temporary assignment with potential to extend
  • Must have Broadcast and / or Agency experience
  • Must have digital portfolio link on your resume
  • Local candidates only
  • Must have proof of eligibility to work in the US


    Our Fortune 500 Media & Entertainment Client is currently seeking an Interactive Designer to add to their project team. If selected in this role you would be responsible for the design of digital products and experiences for our Broadcast Client across all screens. The ideal candidate is an experienced designer specializing in interaction design and usability for web, mobile and emerging platforms including gaming platforms and set top boxes. This candidate should be able to generate innovative solutions for new product ideas, while maintaining and updating existing digital products. The ideal candidate should have strong communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team. Additionally, this role will be responsible for the design of a variety of promotional and social experiences to programming, news and editorial content. This role reports to the Creative Director, Digital.


    Responsibilities:

  • Design high quality web sites and interfaces for desktop, mobile, tablets and connected TV devices.
  • Visualize complex interfaces in ways that are easy to comprehend.
  • Design responsive web interfaces for various screens.
  • Translate project requirements from concept to visual design by developing functional wireframes, mockups, specifications and final creative.
  • Collaborate with design and development teams throughout the process to ensure that all creative, business and usability requirements are met.
  • Work closely with all project stakeholders, including editorial, development, social, marketing and project management.
  • Develop art, promotional graphics and information graphics to support network shows, digital content and social initiatives.

  • Client Description:

    Why Aquent?

  • Free Self Pace Training
  • Opportunities in some of the Top Fortune 500 Companies in the area
  • Health, Dental, Vision & 401k Benefits
  • Excellent Referral Bonus Program

  • Requirements:

  • 5+ years of interaction design experience, including the design of complex responsive web sites and mobile/tablet applications.
  • A passion for designing compelling user experiences.
  • Strong visual design skills, including typography, composition, and use of color.
  • Expert command of Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Experience with HTML/CSS including best practices.
  • Must be self-motivated, able to manage and prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
  • Proven ability to contribute to ideation and concept development.
  • Bachelor's Degree in design or related field.
  • Must be willing to work in New York.
  • Experience with responsive site design, including wireframing/prototyping in Sketch or equivalent software.
  • Experience designing for editorial, including creating custom illustration and infographics.
  • Ability to work from and develop style guides.
  • Motion graphics experience.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong organizational skills and extremely detail-oriented.