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Graphic Designer/Illustrator

Glendale, California
$50 - $58.06 hourly
Job ID #73088

The Visual Designer will be responsible for creating production assets, storyboards, icons, graphics, and illustrations in a variety of styles; while interacting directly with peers, leads, and other disciplines. This unique position requires a creative, talented, and motivated individual eager to learn, contribute and grow their skills.

To successfully execute the role, the candidate must have a proficiency in a range of skills, with an emphasis on illustration and production design. Advanced skill in drawing, vector, typography, layout, and color is essential. Must be extremely efficient with art programs and able to deliver high quality work consistently. Must be an inclusive designer, who can critically and authentically represent guest and project needs. Takes creative direction well and can articulate and understand the visual design goals of the project. Familiarity with video production and storyboard layout a plus. Encouraged to broaden core skill set and share best practices and ideas for production innovation.

As a Visual Designer, you will be expected to participate in brainstorms, project kickoffs and design critiques. You will work closely with the team’s Lead Product Designer to create various in-app or video content, and may provide additional content for style guides, branding and marketing.

• Create images, illustrations, icons, graphic, storyboards, and visual targets.
• Collaborate with various departments and teams to understand scope and project needs.
• Expand the established visual style systems of our existing products to meet industry standards.
• Works closely with Animation and Motion to ensure assets are delivered correctly, bringing art, graphics, and typography to life.
• Pitch and present visual exploration to managers, principals, and executive leadership.
• Export and deliver production quality assets.
• Participate in visual critiques and brainstorms.

Basic Qualifications
• Minimum of 3 years of professional visual design experience, working on branded campaigns, commerce, hospitality, or entertainment experiences.
• A strong portfolio showcasing a wide range of projects, illustrations, and visual storytelling in a variety of styles.
• Solid understanding of art and visual design principles and techniques regarding 2D, layout, color theory, and animation.
• Art degree or equivalent work experience
• Exceptional artistic and creative problem-solving skills
• Well-versed in Illustrator and Photoshop
• Experience with Figma a plus
• Strong verbal communication skills with the ability to present ideas in a clear, concise, and professional manner.
• Able to multi-task like a pro
• A positive, enthusiastic attitude
• Ability to take direction
• Good written communication skills
• Self-starter, reliable, and passionate about their work
• Eye for detail with a clear understanding of the big picture
• Team player who understands the value of regular and effective communication

Required Education
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience


Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
$50 - $58.06 hourly
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