Digital Production Designer

Redwood Shores, CA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Suzy Thompson

Job Description:

Our client's in-house interactive team is in search of a digital production designer with a strong background in creating innovated web-based emails, landing page, and social media designs for premiere B2B brands with a keen eye towards mobile and responsive design techniques. 

As a key contributor of their in-house interactive team, you’ll have a voice and a hand in many digital marketing projects. You’ll be a brand steward, brand shaper, and a brand ambassador. When people say “what should we do here?” in a meeting, you’ll be asked to move beyond offering concepts, color palettes, and grid systems to offering critical thoughts about business objectives and how to solve them.
What’s in it for you:
• make a big impact on a major high-tech's brand on all web marketing properties
• run with a talented and fun team that gets to innovate and define branding on digital, web, and mobile solutions
What you’ll be doing:
• create innovative and effective design solutions, including email campaigns, landing pages, and social media graphics.
• collaborate with design, UX, front end, and editorial teams to marry design with content
• successfully extend designs across different devices: desktop, tablet, mobile, via responsive design techniques
• work independently and as a part of a larger team
• interact clearly and confidently with internal clients to determine visual needs and present ideas
• see a project from start to finish; be comfortable with doing detective work and research when needed
• drive brand consistency while creating new digital design patterns

Also needed:

• 3+ years of interactive email and landing page web design work experience with premium brands
• ability to think through design problems and arrive at elegant solutions
• be a self starter. Manage time wisely with an eye for detail. Thrive in a deadline-driven environment
• social media graphic expert with a proven track record of designing images for the different social media properties
• ability to adopt and understand corporate branding and brand guidelines to web properties
• good understanding of email and landing page coding technologies and responsive coding capabilities
• be able to receive feedback and art direction
• strong spoken and written English communication skills
• zen-like mastery in Photoshop, with working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Muse, and Animate
• understanding of CSS and HTML, user interface design, and user experience flows
• a clean and modern design aesthetic is preferred
• a sense of humor and good listening skills a plus

Client Description:

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program

- Direct deposit for your pay check

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)