Senior Designer

Employer
AKQA Inc.
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Senior Designer Creatives at AKQA apply artistry and craftsmanship to strategic insight to create and bring to life beautiful ideas that move the world Skilled storytellers and conceptors they work in a multidisciplinary environment to develop labors of love that delight customers and deliver results for clients The Senior Designers play essential roles in the strategy conception and design of beautiful ideas products and services They bring exception creative though and craft output developing and delivering projects from brief to end user Located on the Georgetown Waterfront in Washington DC as part of AKQA you will have access to world renowned thought leadership from influential authors athletes artists and entrepreneurs ROLE REQUIREMENTS Implement a combination of strategic conceptual and design skills Collaborate with the client and various teams within AKQA Inspire and provide mentorship embracing the challenges and new ways of thinking Works with Art Directors implementing primary design direction and incorporating the best design and technology practices to provide cohesive support of overall creative strategies Proactively researches and pursues ideas for professional development Capable of concepting and collaborating on campaign ideas with creative teams while working on multiple projects withint time deadlines and prioritizing tasks for each Takes responsibility for on time deliverables and expertly crafted design that comply with client guides and standards QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS You have a compelling and excellent portfolio You have a drive to break boundaries and craft the best ideas in the world of their kind Exceptional design aesthetic variations on styles and awareness of design trends and innovation Understands the technical possibilities and limitations of web development Strong organizational skills and extreme attention to detail Strong typography skills Exceptional design aesthetic variations on styles and awareness of design trends and innovation Expert proficiency with Illustrator Photoshop InDesign and other design programs