Graphic Design Professional - III

Employer
GDH
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
May 11, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Graphic Design Professional - IIIUX Visual Designer The UX Visual Designer will be an integral part of the client Enterprise UX Design team. In your role as a visual designer, your day-to-day tasks will consist of creating visually engaging, innovative and functional mobile and web products. Your ability to bring your vision and concepts to life will not only be welcomed but celebrated. You will lead efforts to design and define the interfaces that will engage our customers and transform unmet user needs and business opportunities into successful online & mobile service launches. The role will partner, communicate and collaborate with internal and external partners across client B2B channels to execute design initiatives for digital experiences tied to our Enterprise products & strategies. We are looking for an individual with strong skills and passion for visual design. This person must demonstrate a collaborative working style, great communication skills, and the ability to thrive in an environment of innovation. Must be a creative thinker with a strong visual portfolio and a passion for designing beautiful, unique and human-centered work. The ideal candidate is an advocate for human centered design, lean UX and agile development with core strengths in UI and Visual Design. The role requires creative strategic thinking, driving interaction with business partners & teams across the organization for key Enterprise online & mobile endeavors. Candidates must have a high level of experience in user interface / user experience design for web and mobile. This will include wire framing, prototyping, and coordination of project development. Candidate must possess and amazing level of attention to detail and is someone who knows best practices, can document them, and insure all design follows those detailed specifications. The UX team plays an integral part in building on these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design. We collaborate closely with each other and with engineering and development to create innovative, usable, great-looking products that people love to use. Responsibilities * Create concepts using professional design tools (eg, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Sketch) to rapidly work through ideation. * Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs of creative assets from beginning to end. * Work collaboratively with other designers to ensure a consistent, integrated brand perception and user-experience. * Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in visual design field. * The ability to refine other peoples ideas and come up with new ones to create a highly designed visual experience. * Work with creative and visual leads to co-evolve user experience solutions through an iterative design process. * Work both collaboratively and independently while maintaining a high level of productivity Experience & Knowledge/Skills * 3+ years directly-related web UI design and UX Visual Design. * Champion of visual/graphic design principles * Experience with responsive web/mobile design. * Strong technical proficiency with UI design tools such as Sketch, Principle and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator). * Strong work portfolio that demonstrates creative design thinking and a deep understanding of UI/UX best practices. * A team player who can easily adapt in a rapidly changing environment. * This designer possesses excellent visual and UI/UX design skills, with a high-level proficiency in visual creation tools. * Proven work experience as a Visual Designer, UI Designer or similar role * Portfolio of related works (eg logos, animations and graphics) * Ability to meet deadlines while working on team projects * Attention to visual details Qualifications * Bachelor's Degree in Design (Graphic, Interaction, Visual, and Digital), Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Information architecture, or related UX field. * 3-5 years of experience * Your portfolio has some best-in-class work * Youre a Visual Designer with a passion for User Experience * You believe in craftsmanship and create elegant and compelling designs * Youve created a style guide * You know how to manage your process * You have designed for both consumer and internal facing audiences * You can share several shining examples of real work you've delivered, and what youve learned along the way * Details for any degree or equivalent academic or professional background. * Interface design experience. * Online portfolio available for viewing. Ideally, youll also have: * 5+ years of interface design experience in delivering high-volume, high-profile or award-winning web sites or mobile products or devices. * Knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus * Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator * Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner * Strong knowledge of Android OS and iOS platforms. * A passion for creating products that resonate on an emotional level * Experience with multi-platform projects for large audiences (mobile, tablet, desktop and connected devices) * Ability to work under pressure on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines with frequent interruptions and redefined priorities * Talented. Intellectually curious, quick study who will learn the business quickly, proactive problem solver who will actively engage in thoughtful debate. * Results oriented, strong sense of urgency, collaborative, proactive and flexibleInterested candidates please send resume in Word format to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] Please reference job code 51659 when responding to this ad.GDH Consulting, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran's status or any other category protected by law. In addition to federal law requirements, GDH Consulting, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities and/or employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits and training.

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