Production Designer

Culver City, CA
Job Terms:
Start date:
Posted By:
Sara Truesdale

Job Description:


  • Directly support Creative Design staff (Design Pod teams and Functional Design team)
  • Use design implementation experience to anticipate and problem-solve executional issues such as image cropping, scaling, layout ratio reformatting
  • Use production experience to anticipate and problem-solve executional issues such as resolution, function, color, reproduction, and finishing
  • Strategize the implementation of a project’s core set of creative across the full suite of print and some online deliverables
  • Create design adaptations at different aspect ratios and scales
  • Build and maintain design roadmaps, master layouts, and other internal visual documents 
  • Create master pre-production layouts for hand-off to Production Studio with notes on allowable design and content variations
  • Incorporate brand, typography, and identity guidelines
  • Provide direction and delegate project needs to Studio Production support staff
  • Lead production hand-off meetings to Mechanical Production Studio
  • Build mechanicals if needed
  • Build Production Design Guideline documents that convey design direction and production specifications to internal (GEO partners) and/or external users (Agencies and Partners)
  • Present Production Design Guideline documents to Localization Teams
  • Participate in creative workshop office hours providing design and production direction for challenging project implementation needs
  • Sampling of project types: Hardware Packaging, Accessory Packaging, Retail Store Graphic Panels, Channel Product Fixtures, In-store Posters and Signage, Exterior Window Posters and Banners, APR Demand Generation and Partner Tactical Templates
  • Assist in improving workflow, tools, and process
  • Reports to Production Design Manager


  • MacOS
  • iOS

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

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)