Interactive / Digital Designer

Company: Karma Agency
Location: Philadelphia, PA Posted: Aug 3

Interactive / Digital Designer

Karma Agency is looking for a designer with digital expertise to develop stunning concepts across multiple platforms. Candidate should be a self-starter with the ability to work in a collaborative environment within an active creative studio and…most importantly, have a passion for great design.

You are a thinker first, designer second.
You like to get out of your chair and commune with humans.
You’ve got a digital native’s instincts and can demonstrate smart web solutions, social tactics and online campaigns. You can make beautiful harmony between user experience, visual design and content. While broad experience can influence good design, this position requires an interactive design backbone, so print designers will not be a good fit.

Required Skills:
• Comprehensive understanding of graphic design, typography, production and presentation skills using the current (Mac) versions of the Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator
• Experience with web design processes such as sitemaps, wireframes, and page compositions
• Proficiency with HTML/CSS/JS, user interface design, and digital graphic design
• Experience with UX methods and deliverables
• Knowledge of CMS platforms including WordPress, Drupal, Umbraco, etc.
• Familiar with animation software such as After Effects or Final Cut a bonus

Key Responsibilities:
• Create original graphic content for websites, social media, rich banner ads, and templates
• Strong written and verbal skills that demonstrate an ability to articulate ideas
• Conceptual creative thinking, and thoughtful strategy to achieve our clients’ business objectives
• Work closely with content writers and deeply understand the content you design
• Prepare and organize files for successful digital production, web development, and implementation
• Maintain knowledge of industry standards, best practices, and emerging trends
• Uphold the agency’s high standards from concept to delivery to ensure only the best work is released to the client

Required Characteristics and Qualifications:
• Self-disciplined, collegial and possessed of a cool head
• Pride in attention to detail, file organization, efficiency and error-free work
• Both the ability and desire to succeed on a team
• A love for learning and creative thinking
• Recognition that hard work is part of the job
• 3-5+ years in the industry with an amazing portfolio including a good body of digital work
• Bachelor’s degree or more in Graphic Design or related field, or equivalent work experience

Application Details

For consideration, please send samples/site and resume to designerjob@karmaagency.com