Design Associate

About the position

emagine is seeking an entry level Design Associate to join our growing production team. We are looking for someone that is eager to jump into the world of layout and content design to help create outstanding websites for our clients. 
 
As an associate designer, you will work closely with the design, project management and content teams to ensure a project’s design is cohesive and consistent across all pages while being stylish and maintaining its usability.
 
Employment type: Full-time Location: emagine HQ in Fall River, MA or Remote  
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Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Project and Design teams to understand and translate requirements
  • Ensure that web content is both creative and accessible across desktop and mobile devices  
  • Implement content, supplied by our clients, into WordPress using Gutenberg: the new block editor
  • Create content templates using the new WordPress layout builder to make web pages that are aesthetically pleasing
  • Interface directly with and train our clients on how to use their WordPress site; including custom functionality
  • Work closely with developers and other designers to produce high-quality creative work
  • Maintain current relevant knowledge of user design trends, standards, and techniques  
  • Communicate ideas and concepts clearly and concisely
  • Remain open to receiving feedback and direction as needed
  • Review content supplied by our clients to identify any missing information
  • Meet agreed upon deadlines as defined by you and a Project Manager
  • Communicate the status of your work to the Project Manager and relevant project team members
  • Participate in internal and client project meetings
  • Track time within our company defined time tracking tool
  • Ability to edit content within Illustrator, Photoshop and Sketch

Requirements

  • Proficient in visual design, layout, and typography
  • Ability to layout aesthetically pleasing web pages while relying on an established design system
  • Understanding of responsive web design principles
  • Self-motivated and passionate about design and current trends
  • Eagerness to learn more
  • Ability to react well to design direction
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Strong written, communication, and time management skills   
  • Familiarity with design tools such as Sketch and Adobe’s Creative Suite 
  • Experience using layout/page builders for content creation
  • Familiarity with WordPress or other relevant content management system
  • Ability to empathize with clients that are not tech savvy
  • Online Portfolio of work required
  • U.S. based candidates only please

You Are

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented, brimming with personality
  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented with a keen design eye.

 

 

Cool Perks

  • Opportunity to collaboratively work with top-tier talent
  • On the job training and development
  • Medical and Dental insurance
  • 401K
  • Wellness Program
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid personal days
  • Opportunity to participate in volunteerism and giving back to the community

 

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