Chicago, IL

Sr. Visual Designer

Vokal is seeking an exceptional Senior Visual Designer to join our development team. At Vokal you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects for clients ranging from early startups to the Fortune 500. You will be on a team dedicated to employing best-practices across a range of technologies. Your experience as a member of our team matters just as much as the experiences we create for our clients and the users of our products.

You are an seasoned Visual Designer who consistently delivers on your commitments. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and enjoy solving problems in unexplored territories. You get excited about all aspects of an agile development process and look forward to collaborating with clients, internal leadership, product owners, other designers, and developers.

 

Position Responsibilities

  • Support the needs of Vokal by crafting beautiful and impactful visual solutions
  • Create conceptualizations of visual solutions through mood boards, visual design compositions and interactive prototypes
  • Establish visual design languages that align to the user experience, and client’s branding guidelines within mobile and web environments
  • Conceptualize, create, and execute on branding design needs
  • Work with our clients, product owners, visual designers, and engineers to develop, implement, conceptualize and execute unique, captivating and rich design solutions for mobile applications and digital products
  • Be able to easily pivot between high level product discussions and the low level implications of those discussions
  • Learn and implement new visual design standards, practices, and tools
  • Educate and lead design as a practice within project teams, the company and greater community

Required Experience

  • 5-8 years of design experience working with real life projects (if freelance, be able to provide in depth explanation and examples of previous 3 projects)
  • BA in Graphic Design or related field preferred
  • Extensive knowledge in digital design and execution, especially with Adobe suite tools
  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of UI design systems, patterns and design languages
  • Experience with mobile design standards, specifically iOS and Android
  • Ability to balance the needs of multiple projects and people
  • Extensive experience working in a highly collaborative team environment, while exhibiting excellent communication, interpersonal skills and accountability

Traits

  • The ability to think conceptually around an application experience
  • The ability to initiate, execute and sustain momentum as an individual
  • The position requires a person of solid integrity
  • The ability to take an initiative on design objectives
  • The ability to set and accomplish personal goals relative to your role
  • A high level of optimism, drive to succeed and willingness to adapt to change
  • The ability to communicate and articulate visual details with clients
  • The ability to conduct and present relevant research around visual design
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