Graphic Designer : 19-01459

San Mateo, CA 94402

Posted: 04/04/2019 Job Category: Creative - UI, UX, Accessibility, Graphic, Visual Designer Job Number: 12023645
Akraya is looking for a Lead Designer for one of our clients. If the job description below is a fit, please apply directly or call Pooja Rai at 408-907-2233 . If this position is not quite what you’ re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. Our recruiters will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many clients.

Primary Skills:  UX, UX, UI, Digital/visual design
Duration:  06+ Months
Contract Type: W2 Only

We are hiring a Lead Designer to help design the future of Client CRM communications. Our designer will serve a critical role in developing a new vision for our email marketing content and sales journeys. We are creating a visual system of modular design across desktop and mobile environments, and working with content and technical teams to create this new human-centered experience. The vehicle may be email, but make no mistake— we are looking for a designer who can think deeply about systems, understands a product approach to UX/UI design, and has the special visual skills needed to create a forward-thinking, multi-faceted design solutions in this medium.
 
What you' ll do
  • Drive the design vision and strategy for a global CRM communications project, along with a collaborative team of product owners, leadership, creatives, and content managers.
  • Work with UX research to inform decisions.
  • Evaluate current designs and identify strengths and weaknesses.
  • Lead noteworthy art direction from concept to implementation.
  • Create a modular visual design system to house dynamic content for our global CRM program that works seamlessly across devices and platforms.
  • Output templates for ongoing CRM efforts.
  • Create documentation around design rules and usage guidance for the product.
  • Work with technical partners to implement designs into a top-tier content management system and facilitate the integration of multiple interfacing technologies.
  • Guide, improve and implement design process along the way.
  • Be an active and available communicator with cross functional teams.
 
What you should have
  • Several years of digital design experience with mobile, web, or email/CRM products
  • Experience working with email clients and/or DSPs.
  • The ability to separate good design from great design and a need to produce the latter.
  • An outstanding online portfolio, showcasing a special instincts in typography, UX, UI, visual design, and ideation.
  • Experience partnering with Product Owners to develop strategy and rationale for features.
  • A desire to prototype, explore, and convey design solutions.
  • A strong belief in user-centered design principals.
  • Strong ability to present and sell ideas including telling compelling project stories to bring your work to life.
  • More than conversational knowledge of responsive UX/UI design.
  • Experience with Sketch, Invision, Adobe CC.
  • Curiosity.
Nice to haves
  • Application design experience
  • CSS front end knowledge
  • Animation talent
Modular design work examples

Please apply directly with your update resume or call Pooja Rai at 408-907-2233

About Akraya
Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “ Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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