Graphic Designer, Product Design

Vistaprint - Waltham, MA (30+ days ago)3.7

Job Description
Vistaprint is seeking a talented, energetic creative designer with experience in designing logos and brand identities. The position will include the creation of innovative designs that exceed the expectations of Vistaprint’s customers in the small business and consumer markets. This individual should possess exceptional design and illustration skills and a strong corporate identity focused portfolio.

The ideal candidate has strong design and vector illustration skills, and a background in corporate brand identity and/or logo creation. The individual is comfortable adapting to new technologies and possesses the ability to turn feedback from multiple stakeholders into effective designs. They have relevant creative design and production experience and demonstrate significant responsibility and efficiency.

  • Responsible for the design of various projects ranging from brand identity and marketing materials, to consumer products including but not limited to; calendars,
t-shirts, holiday cards and personal stationery.
  • Provide support to a growing team of Production Artists, Graphic Designers,
Sr. Designers and Art Directors.
  • Drive excellence in quality, design and typography.
  • Understand customer goals and usage of corporate identity products.
  • Participate in critiques that inspire growth and teamwork.
  • Work effectively with project managers to balance workload and deliverables.
  • Become an expert in our high-volume 4 color process printing and utilize that knowledge to educate the team.
BA/BS degree in Graphic Design or related field.

  • 1-3 years of relevant design experience.
  • Strong knowledge of pre-press and printing processes.
  • Experience with interpreting creative briefs.
  • Strong typographic and technical design skills are required.
  • Expert use of design applications: Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, In Design, Illustrator
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills are a must.
  • Strong Illustration skills.
  • An in-depth portfolio that focuses on strong understanding of typography and layout coupled with a sophisticated sense of color and color theory.