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Senior Visual Designer

  • Location:

    Seattle, United States

  • Sector:

    Design and Strategy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job ref:

    90460

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-21

Our client is on a mission to bring a hospitality mindset to home purchasing. That means creating minimalist experiences that don’t get in the way but enable the user to achieve their goals. This role will be responsible for helping build a beautiful, and highly functional MVP to go to market. It will be Seattle-based but can start remotely. Relo will be provided. 

About You

You love the idea of building a brand. While beauty is in the eye of the beholder, you find beauty in simplicity and elegance. You strive for excellence in everything you do and love collaborating with partners across UX, marketing, and product. You will have the freedom to create something inspiring and that thrills you.

 

You Will:

  • Define and drive the visual standards across multiple experiences for web and mobile platforms

  • Evaluate, refine, and standardize design across all projects

  • Collaborate with product, UX, marketing, product, and technical team members

  • Advocate for the customer and brand, always seeking ways to improve and innovate 

  • Work closely with brand manager, product designers and product managers to strategize and design consistent experience

  • Design comps and/or prototypes for individual projects based on needs

  • Participate in regular design reviews and help create an in-house design practice

  • Help support and drive design culture within the organization

  • Research and stay current with design trends

You have:

  • Deep passion for visual design

  • A strong process for design

  • A customer-centric mindset

  • Strong communication skills

  • A track record of strong cross-functional collaboration

  • Drive for results

  • Persistence and grit

  • A scrappy mindset and entrepreneurial attitude

Ideal Qualifications

  • 5-10 years experience at a start-up, design firm, digital business, and/or digital agency

  • Degree in graphic design or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Exceptional skills in Figma, Sketch, Invision, and/or Adobe CS 

  • Past experience designing fully responsive products, applications, iOS and Android

  • Strong, collaborative work ethic 

  • Ability to communicate conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale both verbally and visually

  • Great eye and passion for customer-centric design

  • Tendencies towards innovation

  • Entrepreneurial spirit, ability to work in fast moving environments with ambiguity

  • Highly organized

  • Drive to get things done quickly

  • An innovative portfolio of outstanding work