Job Description

Position Title: Sr. Visual Designer

Department: Creative Services

Reports to: Creative Director

Exempt/Non-exempt: Exempt

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

 

Description

Do you have a portfolio filled with immaculate mobile-first and responsive experiences that are delightful, fresh and innovative? Are you comfortable being a UI Designer and a Web Designer? We’re looking for a Sr. Visual Designer capable of translating and transforming user and brand requirements to deliver outstanding User Experiences through intuitive User Interface designs. No detail is too small for you, from designing menus, tabs, forms and widgets, to structuring sitemaps, wireframes, and responsive prototypes. Strong design sensibilities and the skills to execute beautifully across platforms are a must.

 

Responsibilities

  • Establish the look and feel for various interfaces: websites, mobile devices, apps
  • Absorb our brand guidelines; expand the boundaries; document it
  • Design user-centered interaction models, wireframes or screen mockups
  • Design logos, icons, graphics and visual assets
  • Collaborate with development and client teams to solve complex issues
  • Create and organize visual assets
  • Transform low fidelity wireframes into high quality designs
  • Conduct A/B and multivariate testing to find out what works and what doesn’t

 

Skills and Requirements

  • Excellent ability to solve design challenges with creativity, efficiency and precision
  • Exceptional skills in interaction, usability, graphic design, typography, HTML, and CSS
  • Solid web design skills that demonstrate creativity and innovative thinking
  • Thinks through user flows and how best to optimize them with design
  • Experience designing web-based tools and products
  • Experience designing for an e-commerce website
  • Solid grasp of user-centered design, usability and accessibility
  • Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently
  • Self-motivated, collaborative and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, with technical and non-technical people
  • Ability to explain why a design works or why it doesn’t

 

Basic Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in the arts or sciences
  • An online portfolio that demonstrates your best work
  • 7-10 years of design experience in a creative agency or in-house creative team
  • 5-7 years designing for e-commerce
  • Strong verbal, written, interpersonal, communication, critical-thinking skills
  • Up to date on all the UX, UI, e-commerce, responsive, and mobile design trends
  • Passionate about design; intellectually curious; strong work ethic; attention to detail; problem-solving skills
  • Power-user in Adobe XD, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress, JavaScript
  • Solid experience with Sketch, JustinMind, InVision, Axure, Bootstrap, OmniGraffle, Figma

 

Working Conditions

This position is located in an office environment and will be required to sit or stand for long periods of time working on a computer and talking on the phone. This position will require attending events and meetings outside of the office.