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Freelance - Senior Designer- Web and Interaction design

OVERVIEW


VSA Partners is a design-driven branding and marketing company.
VSA was founded as a design firm more than 30 years ago with the belief that design is not only a craft, but a tool for achieving business objectives. As design thinkers, we approach business challenges holistically and aim to break down silos between branding, digital, marketing and advertising.

 

VSA’s Design Practice applies design thinking, visualization and experience to solve problems and bring life to our clients’ stories, visions and voices. We bring together multidisciplinary talent to make the most complex ideas tangible and meaningful for the audiences that matter most.

 

As part of the brand team, we are responsible for the expression of the brand across all products and business units within the organization. From event design, activations, interactive experiences, video content, and publications, the brand team acts as a mentor and a guide for the expression of brand. We design, develop and refine design systems in animation, illustration, interaction, storytelling, campaign design and fundamental graphic design in accordance with the organizations Design Language which set the standard for how we express and explain artificial intelligence. 
 
This Senior Designer must have extensive experience in developing and managing design systems in complex web and interaction environments. An impeccable knowledge of typography with extraordinary pedigree in design execution is mandatory. You will work with developers, copywriters, designers and key stakeholder within the organization to execute and advance the brand at the highest level across an array of web properties. You will help develop visual strategies and executions for programs and initiatives which will include identity creation, illustration, animation, photography and visual storytelling. You should be able to design and develop offline extension to this work including the design of printed media systems, physical object design, and other real-world executions. Must understand platform design and CMS's...particularly Drupal and AEM.
 
You must be willing and able to design, collaborate, influence and lead. This role is highly hands-on, and you will be both designing and guiding. Knowledge of web technologies, Drupal, AEM, social media marketing, and programmatic marketing are fundamental. 
 
If you succeed within brand, the work you build will be extraordinary.

 

VSA Partners is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive, equitable environment for all employees. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit and business need.

 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct conceptual exploration, establish direction and design solutions, and ensure successful implementation of that direction through production.
  • Help Lead/Creative Director/Executive Creative Director establish art direction of projects.
  • Assist with keeping deliverables and schedule aligned on given project.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in Design.
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative suite.
  • Basic knowledge of interactive design is a plus.
  • Understand how information architecture and schematics translate into design.
  • Understand the concepts of functionality and usability.
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