New York, USA

Job description
Wieden+Kennedy is looking for Digital Designers to join our New York office.

Your main responsibility is to conceptualize and implement the design, layout and navigation of all prototypes and products that arise from the Prototyping Team. As part of this team you'll be paired with a Creative Technologist so you can apply design to the unique interactive experiences we're building for our clients.

Major Responsibilities/Primary Functions:
Works closely with the Digital Design Lead and Interactive Producers to understand the client's goals and target audiences for each individual project in order to create effective, innovative, design solutions

Creates site and animation storyboards and helps plan sequencing and flow

Understands the nature of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture and user interfaces

Communicates daily with the Digital Design Lead and Creative Technologists on project status

Keeps up with the latest web and digital trends, and the ever-changing consumer experience

Bachelor's degree in Graphic or Interaction Design preferred

2-3 years fo design experience in the creative industry

Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign).
If you know how to get around in After Effects and Flash - bonus points for you.

Basic understanding of front end code would be rad (HTML5, CSS3)

Creative, strategic and analytical thinking skills

Must be able to use appropriate terminologies and language to accurately convey changes or direction in concept or design

Ability to interact and collaborate with creative coders and user experience designers to solve problems

A demonstrated track record of gaining trust while maintaining composure in stressful situations

Exceptional initiative and attention to detail

You will have to build some presentation decks along the way, but we promise they'll be crammed full of smart ideas (and good design) that came from you

Some evening and weekend work required

How to apply
send resume & work samples / url to - david.gurley@wk.com

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