Seattle's Brand Design studio is a collaborative team of designers, strategists, and storytellers that engages with a wide variety of clients on projects of all sizesfrom product packaging and websites to campus signage systems and international brand positioning. As Gensler brand designers, we help our clients tell their unique stories effectively via every channel available in today's diverse media landscape. Our approach combines design and architectural expertise with a unique point of view and strong communication skills. We believe that this approach results in brands that build trust, inspire confidence, and forge lasting relationships.
What You Will Do
As a Mid-level Brand Designer, you will be responsible for the design of a wide variety of graphics, branded environment, signage, and way-finding projects.
You will work as a key partner on fast-paced interdisciplinary teams of architects, interior designers, graphic designers, illustrators, photographers, and more that deliver projects ranging from strategic planning to corporate and retail interiors.
You will deliver creative solutions in a diverse range of markets including hospitality, retail, restaurants, and workplace.
Minimum 5 years of experience in Signage Design and Wayfinding with a professional degree in Industrial Design, Graphic Design or a related field Experience creating detailed message schedules & location plans based on architectural construction documents
Exceptional design sense with the ability to integrate messaging, color, imagery, and typography into three-dimensional built environments
Detailed oriented with the ability to see the big picture
Strong way-finding planning experience including conducting research, site survey, developing way-finding strategies, and documenting design solutions (sign type drawings, message schedules & location plans)
Proficiency drawing in scale and familiarity with architectural construction documents, elevations, plans, and shop drawings
Excellent communication skills and experience as the main point of contact for clients, vendors, consultants, and project teams
Ability to multitask while remaining efficient, poised, and organized
Flexibility to work both collaboratively and independently on projects of all scales and types
Proficiency in the latest design software including Adobe Creative Suite and CAD Tools
Sketchup & Revit experience a plus, but not required.
Life at Gensler
At Gensler, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. From curated art exhibits to internal design competitions to "Well-being Week," our offices reflect our people's diverse interests.
We encourage every person at Gensler to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flex spending, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer a 401k, profit sharing, employee stock ownership, and twice annual bonus opportunities.
As part of the firm's commitment to licensure and professional development, Gensler offers reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals and exam fees. In addition, we reimburse tuition for certain eligible programs or classes. We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.
Gensler is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All aspects of employment decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the bases of any status protected under federal, state, or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability you may contact us here. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our colleagues.