Senior Digital Designer

Saudi Arabia
12 Apr 2016
21 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Description
As a senior Digital Designer, you will be an active member of a creative team and will drive its creative standards. Your day-to-day responsibilities would primarily include creating statically pleasing and innovative designs for proponent websites, social media sites, products, and digital applications for desktops, tablets, and mobile devices. You would also be required to work on projects related to branding and creating logos and infographics that help your clients establish a strong brand identity.
Your Digital Designer job profile would make you responsible for the full design life cycle - including ideation and conceptualization, wireframing, executing, and testing. As a senior digital designer, it will be expected of you to take a lead on design projects and manage a team of junior designers.

Minimum Requirements
A bachelor's degree in design.
7 plus years of strong work experience in a design, digital, advertising, or e-commerce company.
An impressive portfolio that demonstrates the ability to bring ideas from concept to realization.
Expertise in the latest design software on PC or Mac. Photoshop, Flash, and Illustrator skills are required. Knowledge of other interactive and graphics technologies are encouraged (video, audio, 3D).
Strong UX/UI capabilities and experience in creating user centric designs.
Strong conceptual skills, a creative eye for details, and passion for achieving the highest standards of quality design.
Very strong interest in following advertising, branding, digital technology, fashion, and design trends.
Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a team environment. Comfortable developing ideas in collaboration with other designers and taking direction from the Head of Design or Art Director.
Appreciation of brand guidelines and the importance of working within visual constraints.
Visual and technical creativity, and a focus on attention to detail and design excellence.
Strong public speaking skills.
Must be detail oriented.
Fluent in English; Arabic is an added plus.
Ability to take feedback and communicate on interactive concepts with clients, developers, and other internal partners.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to lead a project from concept to completion.
Have excellent communication skills (graphical, verbal, and written).
A solid foundation in typography, layout, and general design.
Deep understanding of digital tools and trends.
Be an enthusiastic team player, and also be able to work as an individual when required.

Duties and Responsibilities
Develop design strategy, content creation, rich digital campaigns.
Work cooperatively with a team of copy writers, editors, producers, and designers.
Provide high-level customer service; develop and implement new and innovative resolutions.
Have a keen eye for quality and exceptional attention to detail.
Cope with several projects at any one time.
Create quick sketches, which demonstrate your illustrative skills and creativity.
Manage your time and projects effectively.
Mentor junior members of the team.
Present visual concepts and presentations to proponents.
Work and liaise across other organizations within the company to produce the best response to creative briefs.
Produce storyboards, user flow diagrams, wireframes, design prototypes, and design specifications.
Research and evaluate new design technologies to continuously improve quality of work.
Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the quality of design throughout all phases of the project.