Randstad Senior Designer in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Designer

job details:

  • location:Boston, MA

  • salary:$40 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, October 3, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:648640

job description

Senior Designer

job summary:

looking for a Senior Designer with a focus on solid data visualization experience to join our Design team. The position is responsible for turning complex investment ideas and data into simple, creative, easy to understand content that showcases us as a thought leaders, presenting ideas to our high-net worth clients. This role needs an individual who is a clear communicator who enjoys working as part of a team, lead projects and initiatives, as well as the ability to work with autonomy. This position will report to the Creative Director.

location: Boston, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $40 - 45 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Turn brand and creative strategies into beautiful, sophisticated, brand-appropriate designs Designing complex charts and graphs Creating engaging infographics

qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS

- Bachelor's degree or equivalent in visual design, or related field

- Strong online portfolio demonstrating various types of data visualization solutions & their process

- A minimum of five years of related data visualization experience, working on cross- functional teams, preferably in the Financial industry

- Bachelor's degree in design, advertising, or related field

skills: REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE

- 5+ years' experience designing data viz for the the financial industry.

- Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.

- Strong written/oral communication and presentation/interpersonal skills.

- Highly self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team environment.

- Expertly skilled in Adobe Creative Suite, including designing charts/graphs in Illustrator

- Strong understanding of composition, color, imagery, and typography as it relates to marketing and design

- Ability to maintain a consistent brand voice throughout designs

- Capable of designing visualizations that effectively convey the data while retaining a strong aesthetic

- Expert at creating clean production-ready artwork

DESIRED EXPERIENCE

- Working automated data feed programs (e.g. Typefi or Desknet)

- Creating chart heavy presentations and pitch books

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