This TOP Fortune 500 Company is the global leader in financial management software and head-quartered in Mountain View, Ca. Their Small Business Brand & Marketing Design Team is looking for a Sr. Visual Designer. Come join us! Contract: 3 months with opportunity for extension Location: Mountain View, CA Let’s talk if you: • Use design thinking to push innovation with a strong focus on the holistic system, and have the experience to prove it. • Have an uncanny ability to bring people along across a complex organization and inspire them to always aim for bigger, bolder, and smarter. • Have rock-solid design craft and a strong point of view, and can back up your designs with solid rationale. • Can show your digital marketing and design savvy through best practices and trends worldwide. • Have experience and expertise with mobile-first marketing design As part of the Brand and Marketing team, you’ll influence all parts of the marketing experience, including Brand, Web, Online Advertising, Mobile app and more. You’ll create amazing and inspiring online experiences across multiple touch points. You’ll also: • Create elegant experiences, from concept to launch, that make our customers smile and deliver on business outcomes. • Design deliverables for email, web pages, and product. • Accelerate the end to end vision of the QuickBooks experience through your cohesive and delightful designs and services that you provide to marketers, designers, and product managers from across the ecosystem. • Be a brand ambassador, helping local cross functional teams understand how the visual system delivers on our brand promise. • Collaborate with other experience designers, in marketing and product, as they too create emotionally engaging designs. • Contribute to the culture of amazing designers who are passionate about design craft and delivering on our brand promise. What’ll get your foot in the door • BA/BS degree in design or relevant field (graphic, visual communications, human computer interaction, product, or industrial). • At least 5 years of web, product-, or service-related experience in high-volume, high-profile, or award-winning experiences. • Exceptional creative skills across web and mobile platforms. SaaS is a plus. • Experience and expertise in mobile design and marketing, including both mobile app and responsive web design. • Deep knowledge of design principles and methods, innovation, and ideation tools. • Expert level in your favorite design tools (Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, Invision), but equally skilled in creating lo-fi prototypes for quick experiments. • Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner. • Effective at collaborating, negotiating, communicating, and presenting. • A strong online portfolio to prove it all. ** Please also let us know more information on the team that you are used to, the environment you are in now, organizational best practices, explanation of research to ideation to final product, and thoughtful thinking! About Us: We are a design-lead company. We like design. Really, really like it. (Link to delight 2015: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BH5maIleP04&list=PL_ovpgKY_1srObRs1oQPDzAPe-xyzB_4F&index=4 ) Our designers are responsible for delivering the soul of our products and services. They are entrepreneurial, creative, and driven to solve problems for customers with artistry and innovation. They change peoples’ financial lives in profound ways. Year-over-year, we have been on the short list for Fortune's “100 Best Companies To Work For” and at the top of Fortune World's “Most Admired Software Companies.” Be a part of our award-winning culture and you too can create break-through solutions that touch millions of people, small businesses, and financial institutions worldwide. Discover what it’s like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. With us, you can turn your ingenious ideas into reality. What are you waiting for? It’s time to love what you do!