Amazon is looking for an enthusiastic Graphic design illustrator to join the Workplace Health and Safety Team. We're not an average company and this is definitely not your average position. We'll give you the opportunity to make a difference to our capability building experience across the globe. At Amazon, we obsess about the safety of our people and partners - they are our customer. Our people trust us because we provide a safe work environment. Our unwavering commitment is to deliver the best technologies and practices meets and exceeds expectations. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us educate and empower the people who care for and deliver on our customer promise - we need you.
Amazon's Workplace Health and Safety team leads cross-functional projects that require collaboration and partnership with Amazon businesses, geographical units and technical subject matter experts (SMEs). We partner with teams to inspire bold thinking, iterate on ideas, and deliver the solutions that will make Amazon the safest workplace on earth. The purpose of communication is to engage with operations, tech, engineering and other potential partners as a means to create pathways for future partnerships to incubate tomorrow's solutions today. This is done through strategic communication using 'pull' marketing methodology based on the stories we need to be sharing.
The goal of the Innovation and Engagement Training is to provide a steady drumbeat of initiatives that continually reduce risks, improve network communications, enhance reporting and build the safety capability of our various stakeholders, worldwide. We rely heavily on influence over authority to drive project deliverables; therefore, clear, concise and inspiring communication is key.
We are seeking a multimedia illustrator who will be responsible for operating multimedia-imaging equipment and software in order to produce visual displays and documents. You will produce graphic artwork that is used in publications, signs, charts, posters, training and video productions.
Turning concepts into graphic elements, distilling technical documents into simple visual elements to aid in producing multimedia and brand development.
Create illustrations for use in a variety of products - videos, posters, newsletters, icons, logos, web & mobile elements.
Creating illustrations using the following techniques, stylized/cartoons, pattern-making, Creating die lines, Working with color separations, Graphic design, Color theory.
discussing client needs and identifying a target audience for the work
agreeing on the brief and contract with the client
developing visual ideas that suit the brief
seeking client approval for ideas with rough visuals - using drawing, sketching, story boarding, painting and photographic skills to produce illustrations/cartoons.
4+ years of industry experience in graphics and visual design.
Understanding of HTML and CSS coding, as well as responsive web design on both desktop and mobile platforms
Experience in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator and Acrobat using macOS.
Extensive knowledge of Graphic Design, Print Design/Layout, Web Design and Development, with experience in design/development for both mobile and desktop applications.
Ability to drive the design process by independently defining requirements, scoping projects and prioritizing tasks.
Demonstrated strong visual design expertise with ability to produce fresh, simple, elegant and exceedingly usable layouts and interactions and iconography
Bachelor's degree in design/relevant disciplines or equivalent work experience.
Previous work in marketing with multi-touch point design
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
High proficiency in design and prototype tools and command of technologies (web, Android, iOS, etc.)