Senior Digital Designer

job type: Fulltime Hire

location: New York City, 10003

job description:
Are you an idea-centric talent unafraid to challenge industry design standards? We are looking for creative professionals like you!

Join one of the largest entertainment publishing companies as our Lead Digital Designer. In this role, you will work in tandem with another lead to conceptualize designs for a multitude of digital platforms. This can include Apps, web, interactive media, social and more!

You will have immense freedom and control over concept/design creations and act as a mentor to other design staff. You will also become familiarized with industry design patterns and try to anticipate new ways to engage and retain our audience.

So if youre a hands-on design lead with a drive for innovation we want to speak with you!

You can expect to:

– Conceptualize and create designs for several digital platforms
– Be a subject matter expert and educate team to follow new directions based on research
– Conceptualize and design Apps, web pages, social strategy and more
– Create designs for digital advertising, social media, product sites, email, e-commerce and more
– Pitch and present designs/ideas to executive design staff and stakeholders
– Conduct research to find and anticipate new effective design strategies
– Work collaboratively with Marketing, Creative and Studio teams
– Oversee analytics and report performance, and strategize accordingly
– Pinpoint design issues and conceptualize solutions
– Act as mentor to junior and other design staff

Background Profile:

– Robust Adobe CS skills (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
– Familiarity with UX/UI practices and core principles
– Experience designing conceptualizing mobile Apps
– Experience leading brainstorming meetings/white boarding sessions
– Experience working with digital and traditional medias
– Exceptional command of typography, color theory, layout and composition
– Some experience with animation and 3D modeling preferred
– Ability to work collaboratively/ lead in-house team as well as off-site creatives
– Exceptional communication, organization, and presentation skills
– Ability to tackle several projects at once and work under tight deadlines
– Client-facing experience, and ability to eloquently present reasoning for design decisions
– Team player, ability to self-manage and take ownership of projects from concept to completion
– Preferred: 5-9 years of experience in a creative team, interest in video games, Television, film and other forms of entertainment

This is an on-site, full time opportunity in New York City, NY and salary is $100K+ depending on experience.

To apply, please submit your resume, case studies and/or portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.