Now Hiring: Senior Designer (UI)

Senior Designer (UI)

Digital Style is seeking a full-time senior designer who can help us bring brands to life. In addition to being obsessed with quality and having a passion for solving our customers’ toughest design challenges, we’re looking for someone who can help explain design concepts and the decisions behind their work.

We’re a small, cohesive team and organization with tremendous opportunity for growth. If you’re passionate about what you do, a self-starter, and looking to make a difference, we’re looking for you.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a strong conceptual thinker – both visual and interactive
  • Champions design principles while supporting ongoing strategic initiatives
  • Develops high-level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Is detail-oriented, making sure every element of a design comes together into a tight, beautiful experience
  • Is obsessed with typography, layout, color and interactivity
  • Ensures work always meets timelines, budget and quality expectations
  • Has strong written/verbal communication skills, excellent customer focus, and a technical aptitude and interest in new technology
  • Has experience working collaboratively with a small team of designers, developers and strategists to support a variety of customers and projects
  • Ensures design consistency/quality across different channels
  • Has a quick wit and is fun to be around (like us)

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of experience in interactive design, ideally for major brands
  • Fluent in Sketch or XD + Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Demonstrated CSS and HTML skills
  • A stellar online portfolio that demonstrates strong critical thinking and an eye for visual design. Documentation showing your thinking/design process behind your work is a huge plus.
  • Knowledge of established best practices and current trends in design
  • Has a strong understanding of IA and usability principles
  • Has a “get it done” attitude and a history of delivering beautiful work over and over again
  • Experience designing for WordPress is a plus

Perks
It’s a great opportunity to make your mark and build your skills. And you’ll be working with a fun team! We also offer flexible hours, paid sick and vacation, 401K, subsidized medical, free lunch Fridays, an endless supply of healthy and not-so-healthy snacks, and weekly happy hours on our awesome deck overlooking the marina.

Does this sound like something you might be interested in? Drop us an email at careers@getdigitalstyle.com and be sure to include a link to recent work. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Here are three ways that digital will transform your marketing in 2018 and beyond:

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