Visual Designer

Pinger San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 3 months ago

We're looking for a designer that can be a swiss army knife of sorts and be able to adapt to new challenges quickly. On a day-to-day basis, that may mean designing and delivering digital marketing assets, resizes, and branded content, or collaborating on strategic decisions. They will be responsible for producing a high volume of creative assets, from concept to final production, while maintaining strict design standards.

Responsibilities

As a Visual Designer on the Marketing team, you'll need to:

  • Work collaboratively with designers, copywriters, video editors, and Marketing managers on project lifecycles, from concept to post-production.

  • Work with the Marketing team to solve day-to-day challenges, fulfill the creative vision, and ensure brand is aligned across all touchpoints.

  • Understand designing for user empathy, not designing just for aesthetics.

  • Translate customer insights and performance data into design concepts for AB tests and creative campaigns.

  • Research competitor examples and best practices.

  • Produce pixel-perfect visual assets for print and digital experiences including web, display ads, presentations, brand, email, social media and blog content, etc.

  • Help evolve and define brand assets and guidelines.

  • Understand business objectives to provide design solutions, and effectively receive and implement creative feedback.

  • Be willing to work on design production tasks.

  • Keep up-to-date with all current design technologies/trends and developments.

  • Work independently and check in frequently with manager to solve problems and keep project status updated.

Requirements

  • Strong portfolio of work across different mediums (applications without a portfolio will not be considered)

  • Bachelor's Degree, or higher in Art, Design, HCI, or a related field

  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience

  • Fluent in design software such as Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Keynote

  • Core visual design skills including color theory, grid systems, typography, illustration, photography, and web design

  • Knowledge of best design practices including file formats, image optimization, and naming conventions

  • Proven ability to prioritize and deliver against multiple deadlines and deliverables at once under tight timelines

Contract, Contract-to-Hire and Direct Hire available.

Track record of creative problem solving to meet specific objectives within constraints

Possess excellent communication and organization skills, positive and collaborative attitude, and a

strong eye for detail and commitment to quality

Experience with and understanding of basic marketing best practices (ie advertising, email

marketing, in-app messaging, social media marketing) preferred

Familiarity with responsive web standards or designing for user-interface preferred

Experience working within a startup, agency, or other fast-paced environment preferred


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