Visual Designer

Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
up to $62.71/hour
posted by:
Cecilia Krepelka

Job Description:

​Aquent's client is looking for a Visual Designer to focus on creating beautiful, thoughtful, and pixel-perfect visuals and assets including Imagery assets, UI, specs, and supporting the UX team and Senior Visual Designers in executing and extending on a holistic/unified visual design system. 

Top 3 daily Responsibilities:
- Produce pixel perfect artwork from final designs
- Produce screen assets at the appropriate sizes for marketing
- Collaborate with and support the design team, in curating UI patterns and generating style guides/shared resources

Additional Responsibilities:
- Redline & Greenline designs as needed
- Retouch product photography
- Create imagery assets from product photography
- Execute against several work-streams in a fast-paced environment and deliver aesthetically excellent, conceptually based work that is true to the brand spirit
- Ensure that project files are correctly labeled, organized and stored
- Ensure assets such as copy are current and correct

Required Qualifications:
- BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or 5 years of relevant work experience
- 1 - 3 years of work experience as a Visual Designer who worked on Production of marketing assets
- Outstanding skills in Sketch and Adobe creative suite
- Strong portfolio demonstrating core design skills; ability to establish and work with visual hierarchy, layouts, grids, typography, photography, iconography and color effectively
- Solid experience in UI systems, redline specifications, and style guides
- Ability to keep materials on-brand and to spec
- Ability to juggle multiple priorities on tight deadlines without compromising quality

Nice to Have Skills:
- Strong command of mobile, tablet & apps needs.
- Experience building and extending design systems
- Experience designing for Email, Web and Print a plus
- Experience with Material Design a plus
- Prior agency experience is preferred
- Prior experience working with an onsite team of UX and Visual Designers is preferred

- A pixel perfect obsession
- Hyper-detailed and organized
- No task is too big (not afraid to ask for help and resources), or too small
- Ability to both work autonomously and as part of a team
- self-starter with great collaboration skills, and using direction & feedback
- Ability to build and foster great working relationships
- Openly welcomes feedback
- Prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.                                                                           

Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.




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