#121020

Visual Designer

Location:
Mississauga
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Annie Lucia
Date:
07/26/2017

Job Description:

Contract with potential for extension or perm with Fortune 500 Tech company in Mississauga!

TOP SKILLS:

1.) 5 years of experience

2.) Good understanding and knowledge of design within an established brand or design system

3.) Strong knowledge of design for responsive layouts

4.) Strong visual eye for typography and visual layout

5.) Strong software skills and design software's (Sketch, Photoshop, Zeplin, Invision)

 

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:

• Coding - HTML 5

• Prototyping (craft, axure, flinto)

• Working with CSS

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):

• Understand how to visually execute a brief of a given project

• Able to manage a project from beginning to end

• Deliver on deadlines 

• Forecast and communicate on any potential issues  

• Work closely with the design project manager and channel manager

 

SOFT SKILLS/PERSONALITY TRAITS:

• Highly organized

• Excellent communication both written and verbal.

• Creative thinker

• Easy going personality and cool under pressure

• Hard working, someone who can "hit the ground running". 

• Collaborative 

• Good problem solving skills, good at tackling challenges 

 

 

EDUCATION:

• University degree or equivalent experience 

• Ideal: Design - Multimedia background/education