Visual Designer for Media Content

San Bruno, CA
Job Terms:
up to $72.61/hour
Start date:
posted by:
Heather Farrin

Job Description:

​Aquent's client partners with studios, external creative agencies and internal cross-functional teams to acquire, approve, design, and deploy media assets representing titles available to their Subscribers. This is inclusive of artwork, motion graphics, show and movie posters localized across their growing catalog.

For this assignment, we are looking for a designer who lives and breathes quality while managing a high volume of art and creative media assets. As a Content Production Designer you act as the operational backbone to both marketing and UX teams. The right candidate exhibits initiative, autonomy, and organization.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  1. Content Production Designer partners with Product, UX, and Marketing to ensure timely execution of artwork and show promotion and launches across all UI platforms and devices.
  2. Manages production, delivery, and quality control of creative assets from designers, creative agencies, post-production houses, and content partners.
  3. Works cross-functionally with Marketing, , and Content Operations to ensure finishing, delivery, and localization of assets for needs.

Additional Responsibilities:
-Aligns with Marketing and Public Relations on promotional debuts
-Assists with creative artwork feedback to internal designers and external agencies
-Monitors asset quality and coverage using digital asset management and reporting tools
-Liaises with Engineers to troubleshoot asset deployment

Required Skills:
-4+ years of experience with media/movies/games/music web sites and software applications for mobile design from a user-centered standpoint
-This role requires strong visual design sense for media content
-Strong creative and art direction skills as well as excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills
-Any experience as a Creative Director, Art Director, Graphic Designer, Content Producer, Visual Designer, Content Production Designer.
-Any experience working with Web Content/Web tools such as Google Analytics, etc.
-A Portfolio that showcases strong sense of production design as well as a solid display for layout design, visual hierarchy, use of color and typography across platforms (online, screen, mobile) - (Link or Attachment)

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
-Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design UI, IT, Information Design, Fine Arts, Library Science, Marketing Design, or Computer Science, etc.
-Experience with production of content in complex application, Instructions, errors etc.
-Exposure to Analytics, research, and email strategy
-Intermediate user of Photoshop or similar graphic tools
-Exposure to Github, Git, Jenkins, Google Drive, etc.
-Working knowledge of Sitecore or similar content management systems
-Motion Design - Animation, gif, Video, etc.                                                                           

Client Description:

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

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)





***Background check is required for this position.***

***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

***Assignment could start earlier if right candidate is identified.***