Digital Designer

Universal City, CA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Jennifer Lee

Job Description:


Our Client is looking for a temporary Digital Designer to join their team. 


  • Extensive experience in using most current version of the following applications: Adobe PhotoShop, Bridge, Lightroom, Illustrator, Quark Xpress, and Freehand
  • Experience with current Windows and Apple Macintosh computers, operating systems and software
  • Proficiency in word processing, data entry, and database operation
  • 1-2 years of experience working in a pre-press environment
  • Understanding of art design, finishing, separation, pre-press, proofing and printing processes, including trapping and touchplate information
  • Understanding of photography, layout, and mechanical file formats
  • Understanding of color theory and proper handling of photographic materials
  • Comfort with computers and willingness to adapt to changing technologies
  • Experience digitizing, handling, and preparing photographic images
  • Experience operating flatbed and 35mm film scanners
  • Maintain job logs and develop and/or contribute to progress reports
  • Flexibility with regard to hours required


  • Review, prepare, and upload assorted marketing images, artwork and documents
  • Make color, exposure, white balance and other corrections to RAW files provided
  • Perform basic pre-press procedures using Quark, Adobe, and other Graphics Applications
  • Create color-accurate JPG previews of all files
  • Rename incoming assets according to Universal’s naming conventions
  • Re-link all renamed Quark support elements
  • Convert RAW files from all camera manufacturers (NEF, CRW, CR2, Phase One) to appropriate file formats for re-use (JPG, TIF, DNG)
  • Using supplied job ticket information, provide required metadata for all assets prepared by Digital Assets Department.
  • Operate scanning equipment
  • Maintain accurate records of work time and time required for each project
  • Check all assets according to department Q/A procedures

Client Description:

Client is an American multinational media conglomerate. 

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by AQUENT
  • 401k Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Perks and Discounts at leading major retailers
  • 24-hours Paid Sick Leave in CA


If you are a fit for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to Jennifer at jelee@aquent.com