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Senior Creative Services Designer

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Job ID:

1882

Location:

Vienna, VA 

Employer Type:

Company

Salary:

60,000+ per year

Category:

User Experience Designer
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Job Views:

557

Zip Code:

22182

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

05.16.2014
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Job Description:

We are looking for a mid to senior level Creative Services Designer to join our Family!  Our ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial, creative, and energetic spirit. This candidate should be interested in learning about new technologies!  If this sounds like a great fit, we are looking forward to hearing from you!

Key Responsibilities:

 
· Transform business requirements/objectives into design mockups that anticipate user needs and communicate application flow to developers and project stakeholders
· Gather feedback from users and stakeholders to drive toward a final set of mockups and/or prototypes
· Work closely with a technical team to ensure the successful execution of user interface designs and the preservation of the original design intent in the final product.
· Develop and maintain style guides used for application development
· Participate in design critiques, prototype reviews, and company-wide demos
· Mentor junior designers

 

Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 
·       4+ years experience in User Interface Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or related field
  • Advanced understanding of user experience best practices and fundamental visual design principles (typography, layout, color, etc.)
·       A passion for simple, elegant, engaging user experience
  • Outstanding design portfolio showcasing strong creative skills, ability to generate solid design ideas, and thorough understanding of UX design process
·       Extensive knowledge in design applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, and Adobe Illustrator
·       Experience in designing workflows, storyboards, wireframes, and mockups
  • Expertise in Office Suite (PPT, Excel, Word)
  • A desire to learn new skills through training and on-the-job experience
  • Ability to work in a virtual team environment
·       The ability to balance a love of pixel perfection with tight deadlines
·       Excellent communication, presentation and persuasion skills
  • Desire to thrive in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment
·       Demonstrated ability to work on collaborative teams or independently
·       A passion for continuous self-driven learning about new technologies and design trends
 
Nice to haves:
  • Adobe InDesign knowledge
  • Video editing software experience
Company Info
Data Meaning 8245 Boone Boulevard
Vienna, VA, United States

Phone: 5712165265
Web Site: Www.DataMeaning.com

Company Profile



Company Info


Data Meaning
8245 Boone Boulevard
Vienna, VA, United States
Phone: 5712165265
Web Site: Www.DataMeaning.com

Senior Creative Services Designer

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

1882

Location:

Vienna, VA 

Employer Type:

Company

Salary:

60,000+ per year

Category:

User Experience Designer
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

557

Zip Code:

22182

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

05.16.2014
col-wide   

Job Description:

We are looking for a mid to senior level Creative Services Designer to join our Family!  Our ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial, creative, and energetic spirit. This candidate should be interested in learning about new technologies!  If this sounds like a great fit, we are looking forward to hearing from you!

Key Responsibilities:

 
· Transform business requirements/objectives into design mockups that anticipate user needs and communicate application flow to developers and project stakeholders
· Gather feedback from users and stakeholders to drive toward a final set of mockups and/or prototypes
· Work closely with a technical team to ensure the successful execution of user interface designs and the preservation of the original design intent in the final product.
· Develop and maintain style guides used for application development
· Participate in design critiques, prototype reviews, and company-wide demos
· Mentor junior designers

 

Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 
·       4+ years experience in User Interface Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or related field
  • Advanced understanding of user experience best practices and fundamental visual design principles (typography, layout, color, etc.)
·       A passion for simple, elegant, engaging user experience
  • Outstanding design portfolio showcasing strong creative skills, ability to generate solid design ideas, and thorough understanding of UX design process
·       Extensive knowledge in design applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, and Adobe Illustrator
·       Experience in designing workflows, storyboards, wireframes, and mockups
  • Expertise in Office Suite (PPT, Excel, Word)
  • A desire to learn new skills through training and on-the-job experience
  • Ability to work in a virtual team environment
·       The ability to balance a love of pixel perfection with tight deadlines
·       Excellent communication, presentation and persuasion skills
  • Desire to thrive in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment
·       Demonstrated ability to work on collaborative teams or independently
·       A passion for continuous self-driven learning about new technologies and design trends
 
Nice to haves:
  • Adobe InDesign knowledge
  • Video editing software experience