Designer

Dev.XYZ·Santa Monica

JOB SCOPE:

The Designer is a web and graphic designer with a hybrid skill set. We are looking for a multifaceted designer with web development skills. This role contributes to creative projects company-wide and reports to the Creative Director. This is an excellent opportunity for those with a wide range of interests and a passion for learning.

MAJOR JOB DUTIES:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each major duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Design mobile-first UI mockups and pattern libraries

Design print and marketing materials

Develop branding guidelines and concepts

Research UX best practices and create wireframe layouts

Contribute to a diverse range of projects in a fast-paced environment

Support the web development or marketing teams depending on ability

Communicate with stakeholders and the web development team

Receive and participate in constructive criticism

Complete all requirements of assigned tasks or projects with strong attention to detail

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum Requirements:

Required: Digital or web portfolio of relevant work and your design process (attach to this application or provide a link via the Cover Letter field)

3-5 years of professional design experience

Strong graphic and visual design background

Expertise with the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

Excellent attention to detail

Interest in front-end web development

Understanding of HTML, CSS, and how to update a website

Strong communication skills

Strong organizational and project management skills

Ability to quickly learn new tools and media

Extra Credit skills / How you can grow at Dev.XYZ:

Illustration

Sketch, Zeplin, and Balsamiq

Motion graphics, video editing, and animation

Git version control and the command line

Wordpress/CMS development

PHP, JS, SCSS

Additional skills or interests such as: programming, UX, accessibility, content writing, marketing, video production, or photography

XYZ is more than just a place to work. It’s an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside highly intelligent and motivated people in a dynamic environment. XYZ is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.