#153806

Interactive Designer

Location:
Sunnyvale, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
up to ~$90/hr DOE
Start date:
10/14/2019
Posted By:
Sara Truesdale
Date:
10/31/2019

Job Description:

Interactive Designer

Our client's Interactive Back End Development team creates applications which drive one of the world’s most trafficked websites.

They connect with millions of consumers around the globe through their products in the indirect channel space through mobile, digital, and in-store experiences.

In the role of Interactive Designer, you will develop human-centered design thinking and experiences throughout our indirect channel partners digital ecosystem and drive strategies that provide customers with a thoughtful and engaging experience.

Key Qualifications
- You have at least three to four years experience in an interactive brand communications or systematic design–related field.
- You have proficiency in the formal elements of design, including typography, layout, balance, proportion, rhythm, emphasis, and unity.
- You possess a deep understanding of visual communications, design aesthetic, web and mobile design, Photoshop, and sketch with unparalleled attention to detail.
- You have experience designing within the mobile realm and from desktop through mobile in a responsive or adaptive manner.
- You can consistently simplify and organize thoughts into actionable designs.
- You have a deep knowledge of the technical side of web development, including HTML, CSS, 
iOS, and other technologies. 


Description 

- Collaborates with art directors, UX designers, and the larger project team to explore experience concepts and develop design systems and layouts.
- Partners with UX to transform wireframes into highly detailed Photoshop files with pixel precision, balancing both visual and functional elements.
- Sets up files for web production, adhering to graphic design standards, all with pixel-perfect precision.
- Crafts, designs, or extends existing templates, adhering to design principles in established layouts and form factors.
- Builds adaptations of designs for different devices, locales, and environments.
- Works within a brand’s style guidelines and articulates ideas to be clearly understood by creative, project management, and development staff in verbal and written formats.
- Flows copy into PSD files, adjusting balance of imagery to copy as necessary.
- Provides build-ready design files in a timely manner while meeting quality standards.
- Reviews final deliverables with an exacting eye, ensuring that layout, images, and typography are perfect.
- Finds opportunities for process, design system, style guide, user experience, and 
documentation improvements. 


Education:

A Bachelor’s degree in graphic design (or an equivalent discipline) is required.

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)