Job Description :
JOB TITLE: Graphic Designer

LENGTH: Long term – possible funding extension in FY 2019- 2020

START DATE: 02.22.19

JOB Location: Des Moines, IA

Interview Mode – Direct round 1 IN-Person.



PLEASE NOTE - The client is ONLY scheduling IN-PERSON INTERVIEWS for this position. They will Not schedule webcam or phone interviews. Please ONLY SUBMIT CANDIDATES who live nearby, one who can EASILY ATTEND an IN-PERSON INTERVIEW, if selected to interview*

*WORK Portfolio or Portfolio Web Link will be required*

The Graphic Designer (GD) is responsible for all aspects of user interface design to include prototype development and coding of markup. He or she incorporates the business marketing goals, user interface standards (both internal and industry-established), and accessibility requirements to produce a user interface that accomplishes the functional requirements of the system. The GD regularly works with the Functional Architect to ensure that the design meets customer requirements. The GD also works with Programmers to ensure that the user interface is then coded properly. He or she may play a role in testing, particularly in the area of accessibility.

Responsibilities:

These are the responsibilities expected of an applicant interested in this position.

Graphic design for campaign projects

Campaign landing page design and development

Design support for Social Media Performance Program

Extract, evaluate and define key objectives during client engagements

Create and organize information through the use of wireframes, storyboards, user-flows and prototypes

Assist in creating original graphics/illustrations, layouts and creative interactive engagements

Prepare and pitch all aspects of design to internal teams and key client stakeholders

Assist in designing and developing user interface kits

Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, and widgets

Provide weekly check-in report of onboarding status as well as project status reports

Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with business and technical team members on short timelines.



Must Have Skills:

Applicants are expected to meet these qualifications to be considered for this position.

4-6 years of overall Graphic Designing and / or development experience.

Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Dreamweaver)

Strong core design fundamentals (Form/Space, Color, Typography and layout)

Experience with design and development of user interface kits

Experience designing graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, and widgets

Strong design thinking and empathizing with end-user, defining problems and strategizing meaningful user engagements

Excellent project management skills with exceptional attention to detail and follow up (commitment to deadlines, processes and policies)

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including professional presentation skills.