Visual Designer Job Description

Visual Designer Job Description (JD)

  • Collaborate with internal teams to define user interface requirements
  • Combine various colors, shapes and typography fonts to improve user experience
  • Paint by hand and use drawing applications to design original graphics
  • Use visual design software to refine illustrations
  • Apply sketching techniques, like gradients and contrasts to enhance digital images
  • Present rough drafts to product managers and/or key stakeholders to gain approval
  • Develop prototypes and models to use in various products to maximize aesthetic consistency
  • Brainstorm new ideas, layouts and graphics
  • Stay up-to-date with design application changes and industry developments


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Visual Designer, UI Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of related works (e.g. logos, animations and graphics)
  • Hands-on experience with image editing and digital sketching software, like Photoshop, Indesign and Adobe Illustrator
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine various colors, fonts and layouts
  • Ability to meet deadlines while working on team projects
  • Attention to visual details
  • BSc degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant qualification