Visual Designer Volusion
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Volusion is a one-stop shop for all things ecommerce. We?re also a pretty great place to work. Based in Austin, TX, we?re currently serving 40,000+ customers and have big plans for the future. Being an industry leader isn?t easy, but we know how to make it fun. Equipped with our flip flops, free snacks and Nerf guns, we?re leaving our competition in the dust. All we need now is you.
Human-centered: Your designs respond to the needs and motivations of real people. You understand human centered design philosophy and are comfortable going out into the world for inspiration.
Visual design sensitivity: You can distinguish between ?good? and ?great? work and can craft beautiful experiences.
Communication skills: You communicate visually and can express your ideas with skill and grace standing at a whiteboard, drawing on a napkin, or presenting on screen.
Collaboration: Demonstrate a strong, collaborative ethos and have the ability to inspire and facilitate collaboration with others.
Prototyping skills: Understand that building proofs of concept and iterating helps you and others explore, fail, and learn quickly. You work at varying levels of fidelity and are always interested in trying new tools and methods.
Driven by impact: You're passionate about designing products that ship and are always asking, ?What business problem does my design solve, and once shipped, did it have the intended impact??
Exceptional online portfolio featuring examples of visual design work.
At least 3 years of experience in a related position. Proven experience designing for the web and print experiences. Heavy emphasis on web design.
Degree in Visual Design, Communication Design, or related field.
The ability to sketch ? on paper as well as on screen.
Superb information design abilities, fastidious and efficient production and optimization habits, and impeccable problem solving skills.
Experience with software platforms, HTML, HTML5, CSS, and the technologies that you?re designing for, understanding how designs translate to code.
Expertise in Adobe CS6 and tools to create interactive prototypes.
Storyboarding skills, the ability to tell the story of a design from end to end.
Confidence to think about high-level product vision, understand constraints, and contribute to a fantastic user experience.
Comfort working in fast-moving, Agile development environments.
Comfort trying new things with a tendency to ask for forgiveness rather than ask for permission.
Possess a healthy sense of humor.
So what would you be doing?
You'd be working with four members of the Visual Design team supporting our entire Product, HR, Business Development, Support, and Marketing teams here in Austin, TX. We get our hands dirty in: responsive web, mobile, emails, banner ads, infographics, billboards, trade show displays, t-shirts, SXSW, posters, and more. We have the freedom to recommend and produce whatever we come up with.
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