We are looking for an experienced, creative visual designer (contractor/freelancer) to join our growing team of superstars and help us deliver great service to our clients. In this role, you will work closely with our Delivery team on a variety of design projects that include creative concept development, UX definition and design, and visual/graphic design. The projects will focus on brand expression, conversion, and clear communication for predominately web and mobile (websites, mobile experiences, landing pages, ads, illustrations, photo sourcing/editing, etc.). Very few of our projects include print design, but it is needed from time to time.
CSTMR (pronounced “customer”) is a digital marketing agency that helps companies attract, convert, engage, and retain more customers. Our team’s background in online marketing, design, media, and technology have enabled us to create a proven system that allows companies increase their customer bases and revenue. We focus on helping financial services and fintech companies grow and prosper, and are also well-versed in the realms of technology, education, automotive, healthcare, and more.
We have co-headquarters in Austin, Texas and the San Francisco Bay Area, with a team distributed around the country and clients throughout the world. To that end, we value self-directed individuals who are capable of successfully working from (just about) anywhere.
As a designer, create visuals for different types of digital client projects.
- Work with project managers to review briefs and understand project requirements and expectations
- Work with creative/design director and/or other designers to brainstorm and define creative direction
- Maintain a keen eye for precision and detail from wireframes or mock-ups to final delivery
- Work on a variety of digital projects, from banner ads and landing pages to graphics and entire websites and apps
- Deliver all aspects of website UX and design – strategy, site and user journey mapping, wireframes, visual design and handoff to development teams.
- Work within the boundaries of client brand guidelines when they exist, and work toward establishing them when they do not
- Add value at every opportunity, regularly exceed expectations, in effort to deliver an excellent final product
- Deliver high-quality work consistently, on time, and within budget
- 4+ years of digital UX and visual design experience
- Strong fundamentals in the use of space, typography, color and other design elements to build effective layouts
- Deep understanding of the latest design knowledge and best practices for web design, responsive design, and mobile design
- Proven experience, resourcefulness and use of techniques for developing new, creative ideas that solve problems and achieve goals
- Ability to design optimized graphics for a variety of media
- Exceptional listening skills, and willingness to ask questions if requirements are not clear
- Comfort interacting with clients and cross-functional CSTMR teams
- Extremely precise, organized and highly flexible
- Take ownership for everything you touch and be driven to produce great quality
- Be honest, transparent, respectful, and altruistic in your interactions
- Must have and be well versed in Adobe Creative Cloud apps and Sketch
- Experience creating for optimization and testing platforms such as Optimizely and Unbounce is a plus
- Experience with usability testing a plus
- Present a strong, diverse portfolio of work (provide URL)
- Degree in graphic design, marketing, communications, or similar
How to Apply
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