The Media / Graphics Designer produces complex assets used in the development of digital interfaces based on graphics standards, user experience and best practices to generate web content (e.
g. images, video, banners, animations, etc.) This position requires 2 years of experience in web design. Requires solving atypical problems.
Should be able to execute regular work with sporadic direction from a supervisor. Execute and implement technical specs for offset and digital printing with a level of complexity from medium to high.
Skills Understands design fundamentals (typography, composition, color theory, layout, balance, etc.), as well as web and animation fundamentals.
Understands universal interaction principles terminology.Keeps current on new graphic techniques and technologies, recommending changes as appropriate.
Possesses intermediate knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite tools.Required : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat.
Preferred : Experience Design, Animate (previously known as Flash), After Effects, InDesign.Possesses Intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office tools : Required : PowerPoint, Word and Excel (basic)Is familiar with image optimization, cropping and saving assets for web and mobile projects.
Understands the importance and purpose of branding guidelines and technical requirements.Can interpret and implement brand book at a basic level.
Leverages sketching and storytelling skills to communicate design intention.Demonstrates working knowledge of image optimization, bitmap image manipulation and illustration (Asset Edition, Manipulation, Vectors)Has some experience designing for mobile platforms (iOS guidelines, Material Design and Responsive Web Design)When possible, uses automation features to shorten the production times.
Possesses intermediate knowledge about digital and offset printing process.
Produces quality art files for advertising, and communication materials, which meet the technical and conceptual needs of the client.
Coordinates the user interface (UI) design, including the visual effort.Leads the development of materials needed to implement a given visual design strategy.
Executes and / or supervises the design and production of graphics for information visualization, learning activities and other areas as required.
Performs Quality Assurance on its own and teammates' graphic deliverables.Creates original design ideas and layouts from created comps sent by the client or made for Creative Lead.
Assembles static and animated banners for online advertising.Edits interactive PDFs.Works with the Creative Leads to ensure that the design meets the visual consistency goals as defined in the requirements across campaigns.
Interprets sponsor's graphic requirements to maximize creativity and productivity; offer graphic solutions that support the project requirements or constraints.
Creates a 'Visual Approach' document as requested by a supervisor.
Experience with 3D rendering, motion graphics or working with video a plus.
Possible Academic Background
Graphics Design / Digital Animation Degree from an accredited university is preferred, publicity designers or related. Students are allowed.