Interactive Art Director - Indefinite Contract
Colombia, COL

Interactive Art Director - Indefinite Contract

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  • Work for China’s largest independent digital communications and media firm.
  • Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Beijing, China, they have offices located in China, Seoul, and Los Angeles.
  • Indefinite Contract

 

About the Company

They are an independent digital full-service agency guided by their founding principle of smart thinking = endless possibilities. Their work is deeply rooted in technological evolution and innovation. They offer a wide range of marketing and advertising services including Digital Media, Digital and Interactive Creative, Big Data (Warehousing, Data Modelling and Data Application), Programmatic Media Solutions, Mobile Marketing Services, Search Engine Marketing, Content Marketing, EPR/Social, Digital film (creation/production/ distribution), Integrated Advertising Solutions, and Research and Insights.

 

About the Role

As an Interactive Art Director, you will envision how people experience the products and bring that vision to life in a way that feels inspired and refined. You’ll take on complex tasks and transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use designs for billions of people worldwide—ranging from novice to sophisticated users.

 

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Produce high-quality visual designs, illustrations to convey a story narrative or idea —from concept to execution, including those for desktop, web, and mobile devices.
  • Designing user experiences from low-fidelity sketches to high-res mockups
  • Must be equally comfortable sketching fast on a napkin or pushing the tiniest pixel; both are crucial.
  • Rapid prototyping & mock-ups to visualize ideas
  • Measuring recently released product features to establish benchmarks and to identify potential areas of improvement.
  • Attend status/kick-off meetings, creative review meetings and brainstorming sessions.
  • Staying on top of the latest UX product design trends and looking for creative ideas and inspiration in parallel analogous worlds
  • Highly detailed communication of principles, direction, and design specifications to engineers.

 

About Successful Candidate

  • Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills.
  • Strong core design skills; ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and colour effectively.
  • Must have a strong work ethic with a positive can-do attitude, not afraid of new challenges, tight timelines or curveballs.
  • Demonstrated ability to produce compelling illustrations to convey a brand story and experience.
  • Experience in working with a cross-functional team or large-scale software development life-cycle including waterfall and agile methodologies.

 

Position Prerequisites

  • College graduates with interactive design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience working with web or mobile-based technologies such as HTML, CSS, CMS, JavaScript, Android Studio, XCode, etc.
  • 3-5 years of design experience, flexibility, quickness and a willingness to roll up your sleeves and get work done
  • Proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign and a bonus if you have experience with Adobe After Effects.
  • Experience working as a visual designer, illustrator, or graphics illustrator
  • Strong, clean visual design sense.
  • Benefits and Perks 
  • Year-round employee support for personal and professional needs by accredited life coaches & employee experience specialists 
  • Monthly social activities to build professional networks with like-minded industry professionals 
  • Individual birthday cakes and other milestone celebrations 
  • Career guidance & growth sessions 

 

Shift Time

  • 10am- 7:30 pm Mon- Fri (Work from Home)

 

What’s Next?

Click the Apply button, attach your CV, and complete the questionnaire to be considered.

Please note you must be a Colombian citizen and submit your application in English.

As this is an urgent requirement, if you want to fast track your application, please email Andrea Villa at andrea@filtaglobal.com