Digital Art Director

TA Digital Chicago , IL 60290

Posted Yesterday

Location: Anywhere in the US or Canada Location Preference: Chicago, SF Bay Area

Travel Amount: 5%

TA Digital is a digital transformation agency with 30-40% growth year-over-year focused on hiring leaders within the digital marketing space to support growth and build a scalable foundation for the future. Our vision is to provide innovative digital solutions and services by continuing to expand our leadership team and hiring superstars who may feel lost or marginalized within their current organizations.

If you feel:

  • there are too many layers between you and decision makers
  • that your current organization will not make the right decision even after you identify problems and recommend viable solutions
  • you are ready for a bigger voice, larger platform or place for a stronger impact

then you should consider TA Digital because we are ready to talk to you!

Description

The Digital Art Director is responsible for the conceptual development, direction and delivery of visual design. They possess excellent visual design skills with a strong sense of graphic, web and screen design, and a high level of understanding of visual solutions for smaller portable screens. They contribute to and own the visual design aspect of projects and pitches and have an appreciation of interaction design. The Digital Art Director can communicate effectively, clearly articulate ideas and possess a commercial understanding and awareness.

TA Digital's Digital Art Director works collaboratively as a key part of our UX team to identify specific user / client needs and engage in evaluating initial concepts. They are expected to consider the project from a high level and how it fits in to an overall experience, but also consider the fine details of user interface components, labels, and flows to help users achieve their goals. They approach project challenges with a focus on interpreting / developing the clients brand whilst also communicating our clients message in an engaging and creative way. They must be able to apply and communicate solid rationale as part of their creative process and at all times and execute to the highest standards.

In this exciting career role, your day-to-day tasks will consist of creating visually engaging, innovative and functional digital experiences. Your ability to bring your vision and concepts to life will not only be welcomed but celebrated at TA Digital.

Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include areas of design such as typography, iconography, photography selection, color, space and texture. You will use your knowledge, expertise and skills in all these fields to help our users successfully navigate and become comfortable with our products.

More responsibilities in detail:

  • Translate client business requirements, user needs, technical requirements into designs that are visually enticing, easy to use, and emotionally engaging
  • Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs of creative assets from beginning to end
  • Ability to concept ideas holistically across multiple channels
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment to ensure visual design deliverables consistently exceed client expectations
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team that includes UX designers, strategists, developers, and product managers in order to create simple, elegant and easy-to-use products
  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, and trends in the visual design field
  • Communicate design concepts clearly to non-designers and clients in a way that demonstrates an understanding of the project and how the design helps to achieve stated goals

Requirements

  • A minimum of five years of professional experience in designing experiences for websites and mobile apps including developing design systems for consistent use across channels
  • The ability to refine other peoples ideas and come up with new ones to create a highly designed visual experience
  • Well organized, responsible and dedicated, with the ability to work on multiple projects and deliver refined design in a short time
  • Self-learning, able to learn new tools quickly and work in a fast evolving environment
  • Proven ability delivering high quality designs to customers
  • Expert level skill in Adobe Creative suite include XD
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Bachelors degree, or equivalent experience in the graphic design field
  • Sample Portfolio

Benefits

Compensation:

Base Salary, Benefits: Global Health, Dental, Vision, AD&D Insurance, Vacation / PTO / Holiday pay plus matching 401K, Tuition & Travel Expense Reimbursement as needed

About us:

TA Digital is the only global boutique agency that delivers the best of both worlds to clients seeking to achieve organizational success through digital transformation. Unlike smaller, regional agencies that lack the ability to scale or large organizations that succumb to a quantity-over-quality approach, we offer resource diversity while also providing meticulous attention to the details that enable strategic success.

Over the past 20 years, TA Digital has positioned clients to achieve digital maturity by focusing on data, customer-centricity and exponential return on investment; by melding exceptional user experience and data-driven methodologies with artificial intelligence and machine learning, we enable digital transformations that intelligently build upon the strategies we set into motion. We are known as a global leader that assists marketing and technology executives in understanding the digital ecosystem while identifying cultural and operational gaps within their business - ultimately ushering organizations toward a more mature model and profitable digital landscape.

Recognized in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2019 Inc. 5000 list as one of the most successful technology companies in the United States, TA Digital is pleased also to share high-level strategic partnerships with world class digital experience platform companies like Adobe, SAP and Salesforce and possess global partnerships with industry leaders such as Sitecore, Episerver, Elastic Path, BigCommerce, AWS, Azure and Coveo.

TA Digital has offices in US, Canada, UK and India. For more information, visit: www.tadigital.com

EOE & OFCCP Compliant regardless of: Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity / National Origin

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Digital Art Director

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