We’re looking for a well-rounded mid-level UI/UX Designer who aspires to work in a fast-paced agency. In this role, you will be responsible for creating and presenting thoughtful design solutions that address audience needs, are informed by industry best practices and marketing data, and align with brand standards. You will have the opportunity to design for a diverse set of clients and work on a broad range of project types, as well as collaborate with a highly skilled team to produce high-performing digital products.
The UI/UX Designer position includes the entire process from ideation through to developer hand-off and QA. You’ll be the one to shape the visual aspects of a website or application by mapping user flows, laying out the information architecture, using prototyping tools to create wireframes and full designs, and ensuring the integrity of the design is translated through to development.
Your work should capture the attention of those who see it and communicate the right message. For this, you need to have a creative flair and a strong ability to translate requirements into design. If you can communicate well and work methodically as part of a team, we’d like to meet you.
Education & Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Design, Visual Communication, or equivalent combination of education, training, or experience
3+ years of design experience
A strong portfolio of position related projects
Proficient in Adobe Suite (especially XD, Illustrator, Photoshop)
General understanding of component-based design
Agency experience preferred
Some Major Job Responsibilities Include:
Study design briefs and determine requirements
Design projects of all sizes including but not limited to; website design, application design, establishment of design systems, landing page creation, etc.
Ensure final graphics and layouts are optimized for conversion, visually appealing and on-brand.
Attending client meetings and calls to present your projects’ progress and updates
Collaborate with members of the marketing, client services, and web services teams for various projects and strategy planning
Assist in the mentoring of more junior level designers as the team continues to grow.
Skills and Abilities We Desire:
Strong understanding of and experience in different areas of design: web, print, branding, video/animation, etc.
Strong unstructured problem-solving skills. Can learn quickly, pivot, and adapt to new tools and information
Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to navigate conflicts and tough conversations, and to incorporate a wide range of opinions and requests within a project.
Strong time management skills to manage a busy workload
Ability to keep calm in a fast-paced environment
VividFront is an integrated marketing and advertising agency with a focus on designing websites, building brands, and driving conversion with high-touch and strategic digital marketing campaigns. Self-starters with entrepreneurial spirits impress us and largely make up our culture; we want to foster a team that both seizes and creates opportunities within our organization.
Perks & Benefits:
Amazing team culture
Unlimited paid vacation policy (after one year of employment)
Great benefits with your health insurance premiums 100% paid by VividFront, nothing comes out of your paycheck
Downtown Cleveland office with an incredible location near Playhouse Square, Progressive Field and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
A relaxed work environment with no dress code
Free downtown parking
Company happy hours and outings
This is a full-time position that we are filling at our Downtown Cleveland location.