Basis Technology Web and Graphic Design Lead in Somerville, Massachusetts
Basis Technology is dedicated to engineering a safer and more productive world by building proven AI solutions for analyzing text, connecting data silos, and uncovering digital evidence. From making government smarter to enhancing national security to fighting financial fraud, we make sense of messy, voluminous data by applying our AI, machine learning, and cyber forensics to power the most important systems on Earth. It?s challenging work, but we love it because we?re wholehearted believers in the power of persistence to solve any problem, and we solve problems that matter. Job Overview: Basis Technology is looking for a Web and Graphic Design Lead to be the creative powerhouse for our marketing team. You will be evolving the visual style for Basis Technology as well as our products and events across digital and physical channels. We?ve quietly been delivering AI solutions for over two decades and we need someone to build bold experiences that will stop people in their tracks and make them take notice. This is a chance to have a big impact by working with a cross functional team on a diverse set of projects to translate ideas into visual narratives for internal and external audiences that educate, inform, and compel action. Job Responsibilities: Develop a creative strategy, build our brand, and maintain consistency in collaboration with freelance designers Design concepts and produce web pages, ebooks, infographics, presentations, animated gifs, videos and promotional assets for email, social media, and advertising Create web page designs incorporating UX / UI best practices that work across devices Create design systems to drive consistency and ease production Manage a team of freelance designers Create and maintain shared repository of final assets, working files, and creative tool libraries Establish design systems and templates to facilitate a multi-person design team and ?self-service? creation of high-volume assets Inspire the team with examples of great designs and experiences Coordinate the production of printed materials Job Requirements: 5 years of experience in a related role A passion for delightful experiences that drive business outcomes Strong portfolio demonstrating a variety of design styles across media including web design and UX/UI best practices, ideally for B2B companies Highly collaborative with proven ability to work cross-functionally with remote teams that include freelance designers and developers Exceptional project and time management skills with the ability to multitask, triage, and prioritize to deliver projects on a tight deadline Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Figma / Sketch, WordPress, and other visual design tools. Adobe Premiere / AfterEffects, Camtasia, Canva / Creatopy a plus. Experience with front end development, CSS and SVG development preferred Excellent communication skills including the ability to present designs and get actionable feedback from business and technical teams Candidates will be asked to provide a portfolio and may be asked to do a short presentation to the hiring team We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are also committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, we will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided with reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.