User Experience Designer


 

User Experience Designer

The Technology group at Observer Media is seeking a Graphic Designer.  We are responsible for serving content and services to millions of visitors every month at Observer.com and CommercialObserver.com.  You will be providing creative support to the Product team, including developing designs and creative assets for our web and mobile products.  This role will be instrumental at developing the visual experience and user experience for several products.  

You have:

  • Ability to work quickly and creatively with images and language in Google Doc, Illustrator and Photoshop

  • Excellent skills at designing wireframes, creating product mockups, and creative assets for our digital content

  • Familiarity with the principles of prototyping or wireframing

  • Understanding of and experience with visual storytelling

  • Ability to manipulate images, create mockups of web pages, or other new assets

  • Excellent organizational skills and comfort working collaboratively and iteratively

  • Capable of synthesizing business, brand and user objectives into seamless and simple user flows

  • Strong grasp of marketing is expected, familiarity with digital advertising is a plus

Your experience:

  • 2-3 years of design experience

  • Graphic design portfolio is required

  • Demonstrated Proficiency in Adobe creative suite or similar tools

  • Please be prepared to provide up to two professional references

Position is full-time in New York City.  Excellent benefits including health, retirement and transportation vouchers.

To apply, fill out the form below and include a link to your online portfolio, or send us an email to careers@observer.com.

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