Interactive Graphic Designer

Convert2Media - Ocoee, FL (30+ days ago)

Company Description
Our dynamic marketing and technology agency is growing rapidly. We are looking to add an experienced, full-time, interactive designer to our creative team. The model candidate should have at least three (3) years of professional graphics design experience geared toward web (landing pages, email templates, website layouts, responsive web, banners). Candidate must reside in the U.S. and be immediately available to work in our Ocoee office.

Candidate must be able to work in a team environment and possess creativity and a positive, can-do attitude. Remaining flexible, reliable, and focused during both basic and complex creative projects is also important. Additionally, the candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to detail and meeting deadlines.

Job Description
Works closely with the Creative Director to create and implement projects by designing, creating, and executing assets for traditional and digital marketing materials. Mediums include but are not limited to: HTML email newsletters, landing pages, microblogs (Twitter, Facebook, etc), websites, blogs, direct mail, corporate identities, print, and banner ads.

Typical Tasks and Expectations
Generate creative ideas for client projects and deliver imaginative design composites.
Research, find relevant stock photos, and offer relevant ideas & suggestions during the project cycle, including brainstorming sessions.
Employ user-centered design techniques and best design practices to promote positive online user experience.
Proactively identify opportunities to improve site usability, design, and overall organizational & structural quality.
Help the optimization team conduct on-site testing and conversion optimization through installing A/B and Multivariate tests.
Understand customer needs and work with team members to design device-agnostic online user experiences.
2+ years of college (B.A, or B.S. is perferred), majoring in UI/UX Design, Graphic Arts or 3+ years of previous website and other interactive design experience. Agency experience preferred.
Experience designing web sites and GUIs using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign (Knowledge of the current Adobe Creative Suite is preferred)
Advanced knowledge of layer styles, layer masks, clipping masks, adjustment layers, smart objects, non-destructive editing techniques, use of texture, image compression techniques (by means of the Save for Web & Devices dialog), and typography in Photoshop
Experience with using grid systems is a plus
Familiarity with one or more of the following CMS engines: Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal, etc.
Advanced understanding of web design best practices, including usability, user-centered design, information architecture, and interface/navigation design
Detail-oriented and highly organized with the ability to handle multiple-tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines in fast-paced environment
Must possess a positive attitude and a positive outlook (no half-empty glasses welcome)
Must be able to work independently, meet deadlines, and manage time efficiently
Creative, energetic, and motivated
Proven organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Strong typing, spelling, and grammatical skills.
Strong passion for technology. Ability to keep up with all the latest innovations and trends.
Good grasp of typography.
Mobile UI/UX design experience a huge plus.
Office Culture
Casual Dress Code
Semi-Flexible Hours
Open Work Environment
Corporate Presence at Industry Leading Tradeshows
Aeron Chairs, Hi-Tech Phones, and Modern Workstations
Soundproof Phone Rooms
Full Kitchen with Unlimited Beverages
Monthly In-Office Catered Lunches
Monthly Employee Recognitions
Annual Holiday Party
Close-Knit Family Atmosphere
Company Sponsored Team-Building Events
Employee Benefits
Competitive Base Salary
5 Paid Vacation Days Until 2 Years of Employment
10 Paid Vacation Days During Second Year of Employment
15 Paid Vacation Days After 3 Years of Employment
5 Paid Sick Days
3 Paid Personal Days for a Little R&R and/or Appointments During Office Hours
Floating Holidays
Comprehensive, 100% Company Paid Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans from Cigna
401K with 3% Employer Match