Senior Visual Designer

Weehawken, NJ, USA

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Senior Visual Designer for our Weehawken office to make the team even stronger.

EPAM, recently named the #1 small tech company in the US by Forbes, is currently seeking a Senior Designer for full-time opportunities to join our Weehawken design team. Working with a talented team of Design and Development professionals, the Senior Designers are responsible for creating workflows, conceptual and visual development leading to the final execution for mobile and interactive design projects. This is great opportunity to join a progressive, growing agency that offers a casual environment and supports a healthy work-life balance, RELOCATION assistance is available!

Our ideal candidate will have creative flair and the willingness to expand their skill base to include design for static, dynamic and interactive websites and other projects. Qualified candidates will have 5+ years of experience in a design strategy role with a robust creative background at a digital agency. Required skills include strong visual design skills, interaction design, typographical skills, a sound understanding of technology and user experience integration and functionality, and an in-depth understanding of cross-platform functionality. Excellent interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills are a must, along with an enthusiasm to be ahead of the ever-evolving digital design arena in order to achieve creative excellence.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and design mobile and interactive projects from concept to completion;
  • Work closely with Developers, Project Managers and other internal teams to deliver exceptional results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and client expectations;
  • Demonstrate high standards of workmanship, attention to detail and adherence to company process and industry standards/best practices;
  • Remain current on creative trends as well as the latest techniques/technologies that help to drive cutting-edge creative.

Requirements

  • BFA/BS/BA Graphic Design, Art, Marketing or closely related field;
  • Strong conceptual thinking;
  • Solid understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation;
  • Strong understanding of Internet technologies and is able to communicate with UX & Development teams;
  • Driven to define the look and feel of large, industry-leading sites;
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant industry tools including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, Axure, and Sketch. (HTML, CSS or JavaScript is a plus);
  • Must have the ability to successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment;
  • Self-motivated, driven; ability to work independently;
  • Excellent communications skills; ability to interface with clients on a regular basis;
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to details.