Graphic Designer

Employer
Under Armour, Inc.
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Graphic Designer 3370376 Baltimore, Maryland 11/03/2016 Corporate Apply Now Save JobRemove Job View Saved Jobs Apply Later Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other. Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther. We're looking for people who do more than good work. We're looking for the Best in Every Game. Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand. That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace. The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House I Will. Our goal is to Build A Great Team! Will YOU Protect This House?! Summary The Graphic Designer will play a key role in bringing critical Under Armour "stories" to life, conceptually and visually. Working closely with Art Directors, Content Developers and Creative Operations teams he/she will ensure all projects are facilitated from creative development through final execution. The Graphic Designer will be a part of our Global Consumer Experiences team, helping to develop unique brand environments specifically within the Run and Outdoor categories. What will you do? + Work collaboratively with the Creative Managers and respective team members to produce brand relevant designs and consumer experiences that reflect Under Armour's DNA and standards. + Gather, prepare, and present conceptual ideas by designing rough layout of art & copy arrangement, size, style and related aesthetics. + Demonstrate flexibility, organizational skills and the ability to multi-task. + Provide design support for the greater design team as needed outside of assigned projects. + Aid with production & asset breakdowns when needed. Scale, crop, retouch, reposition designs. + Review final designs. Ensure assets meet established design standards and are ready to be consumer facing. + Dialed into youth and fashion trends, art, sport and culture. Believe in your ability to see and create the future of UA design. + Visible potential to grow. + Enthusiastic curiosity and self-starting attitude. Be proactive. Bring ideas to the table. + Inspiring energy giving member of the team. Be positive and choose to be optimistic. + Establishing relationships within the Under Armour Design Community. What do you need? + GET IT DONE, DONE, DONE - ACCOUNTABILITY Takes responsibility and ownership for own tasks, decisions and outcomes. Delivers consistent results and hits deadlines within the scope of own role. + FIND A BETTER WAY - CREATIVITY & INNOVATION Demonstrates curiosity by asking questions about current practices and suggesting potential changes. Generates new ideas in team settings. + WIN TOGETHER - COLLABORATION Acknowledges own role and how it contributes to the common goals of the team. Builds trusting relationships with Teammates and works with others in alignment with team goals. + THINK GLOBALLY - GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE Demonstrates understanding of local cultural practices. Displays interest in and appreciation for global perspectives. May apply cultural understanding to support other Teammates in global business interactions. + MAKE THE RIGHT CALL - INTEGRITY AND ETHICS Acts in alignment with UA values and principles, encouraging other Teammates to do the same. What have you accomplished already? + Bachelor's Degree in design related field or design related experience + At least 2-5 years of Graphic Design or digital design, & demonstrated ability to apply these skills in ways that elevate brand excellence + Graphic design, layout, and printing experience + Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Presentation software power user + Rapid visualization skills: hand sketching, digital wireframes & sketches + Portfolio required What else is important for you to know? + Minimal travel may be required, including some holidays and weekends. Under Armour is an equal employment opportunity employer. We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, citizenship, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status or disability. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with this Company depends solely on your qualifications.