#123842

Sr. Visual Designer / Art Director

Location:
Glendale, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Depending on experience
posted by:
Brie Tomaszewski
Date:
10/02/2017

Job Description:

Calling Sr. Digital Art Directors with strong skills designing for mobile and responsive web! Top Entertainment client is seeking a hands-on Sr. Designer / Art Director!

Things you need to know:

+ One year contract with full benefits!

+ Mobile and responsive web experience is an absolute must

+ Located in Glendale, CA

 

Key Responsibilities 

On a diverse team of professionals, work with UX to translate experience into multi-channel, interactive, intuitive designs. Deep mobile and responsive web experience is an absolute must. Resumes/portfolios without examples that *you* created will not be considered. 
Lead ideation sessions and brainstorming workshops with Creative, Marketing, Product, UX and business stakeholders to create design concepts 
Translating conceptual ideas into finalized visual designs. 
Leverage expert attention to detail for selection and execution of superior typography, layout and color theory. 
Develop a point of view on the visual design of DMA and diplomatically defend design decisions. 
Work with UX designers to achieve strong visual and technological solutions without sacrificing usability. 
Work with Copy, Production, Marketing, Product and Development 
Must be able to collaborate closely, articulate POV, and lead independently. 
Must be able to work on-site in Glendale, CA, 35-40 hours/week. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities 
+ Demonstrated excellence in designing complex user interfaces and interactions for web, mobile, TV and cross channel experiences. 
+ Mastery of visual design tools. 
+ Solid understanding of interaction design principles and best practices. 
+ Ability to rapidly iterate on ideas from concept through production-ready comps on tight timelines. 
+ Ability to provide actionable, constructive feedback on wireframes and flows. 
+ Must have working knowledge of modern development practices and be able to speak to functionality and visual design elements. 
+ Comfortable communicating a point of view and collaborating within a team of diverse work partners. 
+ Ability to evaluate & clearly communicate pros/cons/fit behind design decisions utilizing various data points. 
+ Proven success designing cross-platform experiences on both native app and responsive design. 
+ Background developing and applying UI design patterns, standards and guidelines 

Experience 
+ Minimum of 7 years of related experience that includes visual design for mobile and web. 
+ Expert with Adobe Creative Suite. Working familiarity with Axure, Omnigraffle and/or other wireframing tools. 
+ Familiarity with entertainment-on-demand products and consumer landscape.