Digital Designer

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SUMMARY:

As a Digital Designer, your main responsibility is the creation and delivery of a range of cross-platform digital work. This can be anything from responsive sites and emails to banners, mobile/tablet apps and microsites. It involves working closely with Creatives, UX and Developers. The role could involve taking a simple hand-drawn scamp or an interactive wireframe and turning into a digital campaign or website layout using Photoshop and/or other Adobe creative suite software.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The full project lifecycle – from brief and pitch to usability and build
  • Working from scamps or, on pure design-led projects, creating a range of cross-platform design work
  • Working collaboratively with Creatives, UX or Developers to deliver digital output of the highest quality and to brief
  • Staying on track with emerging digital trends and culture, attending events and engaging with the wider digital creative community
  • Articulating and presenting creative ideas/treatments to teams and clients.
  • Agency experience in designing cutting-edge websites, apps, interfaces and/or digital campaigns (including banners, microsites, emails)
  • An exceptional online portfolio showcasing innovative design concepts and highly considered visual executions
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (this could include Flash, After Effects and Illustrator)
  • Knowledge/understanding of HTML and CSS can be beneficial but is not always essential
  • Proven understanding of typography, layout, colour and grid structures
  • High attention to detail.

QUALIFIKATIONEN

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • In-depth digital design capabilities
  • The ability to keep a cool head and meet deadlines
  • Problem solving skills
  • The ability to think creatively and deliver clever concepts
  • The foresight to put themselves in the shoes of the user
  • Significant graphic design experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent in Mass/Visual Communications
  • Two to four years’ experience in an interactive/integrated agency or equivalent
  • Experience in creating storyboards, high fidelity mockups, wireframes/prototypes
  • Experience with WordPress and creating/editing WordPress themes is preferred, but not required
  • Experience working in an Agile development process preferred, but not required

About Digitas 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.