IBM Visual Designer in Austin, Texas

Work Location : New York, NY & Southbury, CTThe Visual Designer is responsible for project-specific visual/information design and development. This role will be responsible for producing high quality visual designs, for desktop, web, and mobile applications at a variety of resolutions. Working with the UCD team to create visual treatments and implementation of vision and creative approach also with the UX/Interaction Designer to ensure technically practical application. This role is involved with the project throughout the design and development cycle and works closely with the client, local and/or virtual teams to ensure standards of excellence. Responsible for development of final, production-ready digital assets also creates and iterates on visual assets that reflect a brand, enforce a language, and delight the user.The focus of the Visual Designer is to:

  • Design the creative concept

  • Understand and assure client's brand characteristics and attributes

  • Create visually engaging and innovative web and mobile products

  • Produce graphic elements, assets, and visual treatments that adapt with responsive design systems

  • Deliver visual design specifications and style guides to document and define user interfaces

  • Oversee visual and graphical development

  • Deliver final production-ready assets

  • Work in tandem with UCD team & front-end developers to ensure accurate delivery of visual designs

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Demonstrated knowledge in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, and other design tools

  • Portfolio of previous projects and work products produced

  • Solid understanding of technical concepts and constraints

  • Expert knowledge of user-centered design principles

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions, while maintaining attention to detail

At least 1 years experience in designing, developing and delivering interactive applications for clientsExperience in designing mobile apps (iOS & Android)*At least 1 years experience in working with teams of technical, information architecture and rich internet architects