Amazon Advertising is looking for a talented and passionate Sr. Visual Designer to join the creative service team based in San José, Costa Rica.
At Amazon, we always put the customer first, you need to have demonstrated success in translating business goals to an inspiring creative direction.
You will start with the customer in your rationale, understanding that what you do is critical to creating a successful, consistent shopping experience.
Your primary focus will be to design complex, visually compelling and effective advertising creatives for internal and external stakeholders.
You will work closely with product, sales and marketing teams to create and bring ideas to life to help drive new lines of business, such us new clients, brands, placements or design compositions.
Prior experience in an agency or media environment creating advertisements for global brands is required you have to be passionate about visual design that impacts customer experience, and delivering world-class graphic solutions.
You have to have demonstrated success in to translating business goals to an inspiring creative solution within the design field.
You will start with the customer in your thinking, understanding that what you do is critical to creating a successful, consistent shopping experience.
As a candidate you will have a comprehensive understanding of design processes and tools, specifically for graphic production, along with an expertise in digital marketing.
Additionally, you should have a keen eye for detail, and an excellent ability to communicate.
The role will represent the challenge to look for new creative opportunities and elevate the team design bar. You will be equally effective at concept and execution, articulating end-to-end experiences, and turn that vision into high-quality design deliverables.
Create and execute innovative, customer-centric advertising campaigns by integrating design guidelines and client specs and internal design guidelines.
Collaborate across multiple teams to drive new type of design executions as needed.
Ideate conceptualization for ad campaigns when needed.
Work with program managers, design managers and creative leads to ensure design requests timelines and team goals meet project scope and expectations.
Track campaigns areas of opportunity and present innovative ideas to tackle design quality issues.
Use your understanding to create a clear vision for creative solutions and ensure this vision is clearly communicated and understood with clients, capacity planning, design peers and management.
Manage production requests and design projects while having competing priorities in their queue.
Inspire and motivate colleagues across the organization to help them understand the importance of high-quality deliverables and how creativity can be applied to a production environment.
Bachelor or higher degree in Graphic Design, Advertising, Marketing, UX design, Web design, Design technology or a related field or an equally strong and relevant portfolio of work.
5+ years’ experience as a designer in a creative agency or similar creative production environment.
A remarkable portfolio that demonstrates excellence in composition and execution as the level desired for the application.
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Exceptional computer skills using Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) and other graphic programs as well as Microsoft Office.
Mastery of Design principles (color theory, typography and graphics file creation optimized for digital media).
Exceptional attention to detail.
Able to deal with ambiguity.
Strong time management skills and team-oriented with the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines.
Proactive self-starter, who is a customer-obsessed, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic team player.
Ability to work with highly technical teams and handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
Strong communication and collaborative skills.
Fluent in English language (written and verbal).
Relentless desire for innovation, balanced with business and advertisers’ priorities, desire for innovation and user interaction.
Experience defining or maintaining design style guide.
Unwavering attention to detail and an acute awareness that everything counts.
Expert understanding of graphics creation and manipulation optimized for palette, size, and speed of download.
Proven ability to work for multiple teams across a broad range of products, synthesize feedback and input from product teams, copywriters, marketers.
Knowledge of web architecture, usability, UX and UI Design.
Vector-based illustration skills.
Motion graphics and video editing skills.
Expert knowledge of Adobe After Effects and other video editing software.