Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Graphic Production Artist

Location: Cupertino, CA

Duration: 2 months +

The Role:

The Graphic Production Artist (GPA) has strong Photoshop expertise, web
and/or HTML email production experience, and an eye for detail to implement
content provided by the screen production team.
GPAs create new artwork and localise supplied artwork (hardware, screens,
lifestyle, etc) in a Photoshop file based on the requirements for the
locale, optimises the asset for visual clarity set by the client s
standards, exports the asset into various formats required by the
deliverable and checks the assets into a repository. The GPA checks their
work on various platforms to ensure quality, consistency and correctness.

Key Responsibilities

Update product imagery and UI elements in Photoshop comps, and output web
Structure Photoshop comps to optimise efficient production design and
localisation workflows using slices, smart objects, and layer comps
Track and check on web graphics using a version control system
Work closely with producers, traffic, development, publishing, and
international teams to meet project goals and ensure efficient file
handoffs for localisation
Review final webpages and HTML email with an exacting eye, ensuring that
graphics and layouts are flawless
Support training of newer team members
A minimum of 2 years experience in a hands-on, high-volume web or HTML
email design and publishing environment (or equivalent)
Photoshop expertise, particularly setting up files for web production and
adhering to graphic design standards
Excellent design and typography sensibilities applicable to web pages and
HTML email
Solid standards-based HTML, CSS, and general web publishing knowledge
Highly detail oriented, with a drive for perfection down to the last pixel
Thrives in a challenging, fast-paced web publishing workplace
Self-motivated with strong written and verbal communication skills in
English and [insert native language], both written and verbal
Establishes rapport and collaborates easily with designers and web
Able to adhere to a consistent graphic production and checking process,
while also identifying opportunities for improvement
Ability to be client facing
Proficiency in OS & iOS software
Good awareness of current and emerging technologies
Resourceful, adaptable, creative, and results-oriented with high energy
and a positive attitude
Must be able to travel as required, sometimes for several weeks at a time