Digital Designer (w / UX understanding)

PST Time Zone
Job Terms:
Hourly Rate (max $48)
Start date:
Posted By:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 client who is a leading retailer is looking for a Web Designer with UX Skills. This is a project beginning immediately for a couple months. This is a remote position and the person must be able to work PST time zone. 

The Digital Designer will design marketing experiences and layouts for all digital channels, including but not limited to: ecom/mcom, app, email, organic social and paid media. The role works in a fast-paced environment and collaborates with creative team leaders, other designers, copywriters, producers, art directors, and marketing managers. This is an exciting role for somebody who likes creating GIFs/Animations and a portfolio that showcases your abilities within the eCommerce space! 


Create daily and seasonal designs based on brand strategy, brand aesthetic and guidelines

Create multiple design concepts for internal reviews with design managers and directors

Makes GIF animations and motion graphics in Photoshop, After Effects and/or Premiere.

Ability to export video clips as GIFs.

Optimize, prepare and deliver files

Collaborate cross-functionally to meet business goals and ensure designs implemented align with company’s weekly initiatives

Leverage strategy, analytics and brand insights Receive and implement feedback from key stakeholders

Express your ideas and work clearly through presentations with your team and business partners Detail-oriented and organized.


Client Description:

Our Client is an Fortune 500 Apparel Retailer that has grown from a single store to a global business throughout its 46 year run!

Talent placed here are given the autonomy to be hands-on decision makers from day one. The company's leadership assumes a supportive role and applies a collaborative management style, offering the guidance and insight to help transform your suggestions into strategies.

This is an environment where co-workers are constantly challenging each other to learn and grow in their roles every day, which energizes the office, and creates forward motion, both on a personal level, and as a company. They’re experimenting with their digital reach, using tech as a catalyst for industry change - both online and in stores. With such robust focus and investment on innovation, employees have the opportunity to directly contribute to the changing landscape of the retail world!

The company culture here is one of relaxed, inclusive community with an ever-present focus on learning and development - both for the individual team member as well as the projects and initiatives that are driving the company forward. And, with tons of cool volunteering opportunities and initiatives, employees have the chance to become influential community leaders as they work for positive change.


Background Experience:

2+ years digital design experience

• Typography and typography hierarchy knowledge

• Solid knowledge of digital media

• Highly proficient in Adobe Photoshop and thorough knowledge of the latest Adobe CC programs

• Highly proficient in Mac OSX (connecting to servers, organizing files, and sharing documents)

• After Effects skills are a plus

• Working knowledge of XD and Keynote

• Knows how to optimize images and animations for various digital platforms

• Understands responsive design, how to design for various devices, viewports and retina.