Senior Screen Designer

Cupertino, CA
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Job Summary

For this assignment with Aquent's client, we are seeking a Senior Screen Designer, to become an integral member of the Brand Team, crafting clear, compelling, inspiring, and beautiful on-device storytelling for our products. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of design, can think strategically, and give the work purpose that pushes the needle through experimentation, critical thinking, and extraordinary attention to detail.

Key Qualifications

· You have at least 4-8 years of design and art direction experience with an expert ability to develop innovative creative work.

· You're a strong communicator with great presentation skills that is able to articulate ideas in a clear manner, engage in healthy debate, and accept directional feedback.

· You possess a versatility with visual styles, and understand how an inspiring content piece comes together through a variety of considerations: layout, graphic design, editorial, photography, image-making, illustration, type, and calligraphy.

· You have a keen ability to identify a wide-selection of artists for custom content, and curate well-crafted visuals from third party content.

· You have excellent design skills accompanied by the ability to think strategically and react quickly to new information and opinions. You can direct, and if necessary, redirect creative development to tell the right story.

· You have good organization skills to file work in a manner that can be shared with the team, and ensure that deadlines are met.

· You will be focused creating content that reflects the client's values and is culturally relevant.

· You are a hands-on designer and have a strong proficiency with design software, primarily the Adobe Creative Suite.


· Leads the successful creation and production of screen content assets, following creative direction, product briefs, and driving long-term screen content strategies.

· Works closely and cross-functionally with Human Interface Design, Brand and Production teams. Reacts quickly to new information to pivot the creative, whenever necessary.

· Owns the latest knowledge about systems, software programs, and UI elements, along with the apps and other inspirations to keep content fresh.

· Brainstorms, coordinates, and frequently collaborates in order to bring to life key elements of design and art direction.

· Delivers persuasive creative presentations, communicating effectively across groups of the organization.

· Provides thoughtful guidance and inspires the team to pursue new creative solutions while also being directly involved with the process.

· Plans and directs, in partnership with the Screen Producer, aspects of assigned projects to deliver superior design in accordance with project timelines, constraints, and parameters.


A Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or related field is preferred, with 7+ years experience in the creative and design field


The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $112 to $125 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include: medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, & eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.

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.​

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 Resource Manager 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)


Must provide link to portfolio that demonstrates strong concepts and execution.