Lead Graphic Designer (FreeLance or FT))
AffinityClick is a fast-paced, growing company in the white-hot online advertising space. How hot? How about a $100 BILLION per year global market hot?
We’ve got great technology, a shipping product, and are well-funded. If you think you’ve got what it takes we’ve got a cool, casual office in Canada’s capital (but we’re willing to work with candidates in remote locations.
AffinityClick is currently looking for a contract graphic designer with strong online design skills. As a member of our user interface development team, your designs will define the look of our product for our network of bloggers and their readers. The ideal candidate is equal parts designer and web developer: we’re a small team and need someone who has both Photoshop and CSS chops. Creativity, problem solving, and production skills are critical as is a flair for design and good coding methods.
1-2 years of experience in Digital Media Design e.g web sites, online or mobile applications/ads, or animation
Ability to conceptualize and visually realize original ideas
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Kick-ass portfolio (online is preferable) that demonstrates creative interactive and graphic design skills, typography, storytelling, and attention to detail. A preference will be given to examples of online or web design.
Have completed a degree/diploma/certification in Fine Arts, Design, Graphic or Digital Media or or equivalent experience
Adobe® Creative Studio proficiency
Familiarity with Information Architecture (IA) and User Experience (UX) documentation and methodology
Experience with designing for the social Web/Web 2.0 and its technologies