Web Designer Gorilla Nation
Evolve Media is seeking a Web Designer to work very closely with the Product Management teams to advance the design and implementation of websites, site features and internal products. The ideal candidate is a detail oriented, self-starter with great communication skills, strong creative vision and the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment. The Web Designer reports to the Executive Director, Creative. Design portfolio MUST be submitted to be considered.
Manage multiple jobs at a time
Manage Designers and direct reports.
Provide Creative Direction and design guidance to team of web designers.
Prioritize tasks and supervise workflow to ensure high quality product is delivered within established deadlines.
Maintain and develop visual standards and documentation.
Participate in the advancement and mentoring of Designers below you.
Work collaboratively with Creative Director, Web Designers, Developers and Product Managers to conceptualize, design, test and implement innovative product solutions.
Lead the advancement and maintenance of Information Architectures, Folder Structures & Naming conventions.
Lead the continued development and maintenance of Asset Management Structures and Practices.
Maintain and update templates for internal and external use.
Participate in the development and maintenance of documentation of Standards & Practices.
Participate and lead in the establishment of schedules, policies, procedures and product plans in conjunction with lateral leadership.
Manage project budgets.
Manage the maintenance of internal and external templates.
Manage the design of comps and final executions for Banner Ads, Websites, Rich Media Executions, editorial, etc.
Lead Design of mockups, functional wireframes and user-experience prototypes to guide development.
Develop basic flash animations.
Prep files for delivery to Creative overseas extensions of our team.
Participate/Lead brainstorms and participate in the development of creative concepts.
Upload and download assets via FTP clients and work within established information architectures.
Keep Creative server synchronized and updated with local workstation.
Oversee the creation of presentation materials
Oversee management of assets
Stay in close communication with Creative Director.
Keep a positive attitude and contribute to a positive department moral.
Strong Design Portfolio
6-10 years experience in Interactive Media Design
1-2 years experience as Designer or equivalent experience.
Must demonstrate keen knowledge of workflow, delivery requirements and assets preparation for web development.
Current knowledge of online technology, UI and Web Design Trends.
BS degree in related field
Expert level proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
Expert level HTML/HTML5/CSS.
Must be proficient with Office Suite
Must be able to build table-less, layout-driven webpages.
Experience with cross-browser and cross-platform testing and quality assurance.
Must have working knowledge of Adobe Flash & Actionscript.
Must have working knowledge of Prototyping Tools (Omnigraffle/Axure)
Knowledge of web design principles, such as user experience, usability, and accessibility.
Must have experience working back and forth with back-end developers
Must have experience in project management.
Must have experience managing direct reports.
Strong understanding of image optimization and web animation.
After Effects experience is a plus.
Advanced Actionscript knowledge is a plus
AS3 Knowledge is a plus.
Advertising Agency experience is a plus.
Competitive compensation package
Health/Vision/Dental/401k/Long-term and Short-term Disability
Extended holiday break and ?skip days?
Free food and drinks, happy hours
Onsite game room, pool table, ping pong, darts
Company events, bowling, kickball, softball
Located 3 miles from LAX with complimentary overnight parking
||12910 Culver Boulevard |
Los Angeles, CA 90066