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Warner Bros. Consumer Products Inc. seeks a Designer for the Creative/PD & PA department. This designer position will develop product concepts for Parks and Themed Entertainment, Core, Flagship Retail and E-Com. Product approval for all business segments. Able to execute design assignments specific to the design of all category, research illustrations, graphics and product trends/product development.
Responsible for concept development for business segments listed above. Translating Warner Bros. story telling into design and graphics.
Interpret current trends into design programs to ensure product is relevant to consumer. Executes current and trend right design programs from concept to finish.
Understands elements of product design, print and pattern development, color, and typography.
Follow best practices implemented and shared across all areas.
Work closely with product managers to produce fresh, compelling designs that meet the business needs.
Follow best practices, implemented and shared across all areas.
Understand technical aspects of construction of products and components in regard to design and development.
What do we require from you?
BA, BFA or 2 years Technical College in a design discipline.
3-5 years' experience in product design.
Knowledge/awareness of competitive businesses.
Advanced skills working with Illustrator and Photoshop, and InDesign.
Additional computer skills, include InDesign, Word, Excel and Power Point/Keynote.
Licensing business model experience is a plus.
Availability to travel.
About Compass — Compass is a real estate technology company building a single platform that supports the entire home buying and selling process. We deliver an incomparable experience to both agents and their clients all in service of our mission to help everyone find their place in the world.
Our Technology — Compass is building the infrastructure, data and technology on which the future of the real estate industry will operate. Compass' platform integrates listings, client and transaction data all in one place, giving agents personalized recommendations and insights on how to better serve their clients.
Our Investors — Compass has raised $1.2 billion in financing to date. In its most recent round, Compass secured $400 million in Series F funding led by the Softbank Vision Fund and Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), with participation from Wellington, IVP and Fidelity.
Now valued at $4.4B. Compass investors have backed the most promising technology companies in the world including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Airbnb, WeWork, Uber and Lyft.
Compass is looking for a Designer to join our team. In this role, you'll be responsible for bringing our brand to life through our agents by engaging their audiences through the design of sophisticated advertising, print collateral, and digital design. We're looking for someone with a keen eye for simple, beautiful design that communicates our brand vision, educates our customers through compelling infographics and market reports, and create beautiful, professional materials for our real estate and business development operations.
As a Designer, you'll collaborate closely with the Headquarters creative team, local Marketing Associates, and Compass Agents throughout the design cycle. Full-time applicants, interns and freelancers are all welcome to apply.
What We're Looking For:
Full knowledge of Adobe CS, and proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Required: Bachelors degree in Graphic Design, Design and Visual Communication, Communications Design, Fine Arts, or a related field.
Be able to take a project from ideation to completion which includes being able to prepare files for print.
A diverse portfolio that exhibits excellent use of typography, color, imagery, and graphic elements.
Ability to communicate and collaborate on cross-functional teams.
Strong, clean visual design sense.
Please provide a website link to your portfolio in your application.
At Compass, our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. This means we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place.
Why Compass / We're one of Glassdoor's Best Places to Work for 2019! Compass is building the first modern real estate platform and we're bringing together the world's sharpest, most creative professionals across real estate, engineering, business, marketing, and design.
Opportunity / With the solutions-driven mindset of a startup and the sophistication of a luxury brand, Compass is the future of real estate. Transform an industry with limitless potential and broad impact, at a company that fosters and celebrates personal growth.
Culture / Collaborate daily with other proven talents in a dynamic office environment with a strong community spirit. At Compass our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place.
Benefits / Enjoy premium health insurance, gym and tuition reimbursement, team events, and fun extras.
Role Summary:Designers are responsible for providing site specific equipment room layouts for customer facilities. They may work independently or with field-based Project Managers. They make required calculations to establish acceptable standards of performance, material/component selection, and type of construction. Designers work from specifications as to product requirements and provide design solutions that meet standards for reliability, performance, cost, serviceability, and customer requirements.
Produce drawings, layouts, and/or diagrams from sketches, existing drawings, electronic images, design concepts and/or verbal instructions
Work with field based Project Manager to capture and produce a design that captures all product requirements for either new or existing equipment installations
Use computer assisted design/drafting software to develop designs
Establish design standards, procedures and techniques to produce high quality drawing packages
Produce site layouts to the quality standards identify by the management team for package creation
Verify that all drawings convey accurate information
Ensure all necessary documentation is complete such as engineering prints, bills of materials, and related product specifications to allow successful transfer to service.
Work directly with different business functions and team members to meet serviceability, functional and time requirements
Perform self-check of drawing packages to established standards
Comply with EHS regulations and policies
Associate degree in CAD Drafting or Architectural Drafting/Construction Technology, a technical degree from a recognized CAD training facility, or minimum of 2 years of design or drafting experience while possessing a high school degree/equivalent
Demonstrated ability to design conceptual models by using computer assisted design/drafting software, as well as being able to perform design analysis
Ability to receive and transmit drawings electronically
Demonstrated computer skill in both Microsoft Office products and with Computer Assisted Design software
Demonstrated experience in gathering and defining customer requirements
Excellent problem-solving abilities using analytical skills
Takes initiative to contribute in design review meetings
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills for presenting, discussing, and documenting technical information.
Ability to communicate using Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish and English
Experience working with cross functional teams
Ability to meet reliability, performance, cost, serviceability, and delivery targets
If needed, interact with vendors and customers on equipment installation issues
Bachelor's degree in Architectural Studies or equivalent
3 or more years of relevant design experience
Design experience with medical products, global teams, and working in a medically regulated industry
Knowledge of BIM (Building Information Modeling) software
2 or more years work experience using BIM software
Knowledge of GE Healthcare tools and processes
Ability to learn new graphic software programs
Ability to develop unique concepts and solutions for complex products
Excellent team player that easily adjusts to changing requests and schedules
Demonstrated ability to effectively balance/prioritize issues
About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.Additional Locations:United States;Wisconsin;Wauwatosa;
Sherwood Design Engineers: Engineering + Ecology + Creativity
Sherwood Design Engineers is an employee owned, dynamic, and mission-driven Civil Engineering firm with high profile clients nationally and internationally. We are engaged with leading academic research institutions and well regarded for innovation, high level problem solving, and thought leadership in the areas of resilience and sustainable infrastructure. Our focus is on high performance urban ecological systems and processes, with a focus on Net Zero Water, Green Infrastructure, Integrated Ecology, Sea Level Rise/Coastal Resiliency, Urban Heat Island, and Landscape on Structure.
Contribute to the development of the next generation of urban fabric in a work culture that values creativity, flexibility, rigor, and excellence.
Sherwood Design Engineers is currently seeking an Urban Design / Infrastructure Modeler to support a progressive and dynamic Civil Engineering firm headquartered in San Francisco. As part of the Sherwood Design innovation Lab (SDiL), this is a new role that will work with our engineering teams to conduct urban infrastructure design studies, create compelling graphic content that advances the engineering work flow, and develop content for thought leadership, project delivery, and external communication of urban systems, processes, and function.
This individual will work with the Director of Innovation, CEO, and Principals to advance urban performance and contribute graphic representation for firm publications, presentations, digital and print marketing, and project deliverables. The UD creates graphic standards for representation, and supports the development of metrics and tools to validate the application of ecological urban strategies. We are seeking an individual who demonstrates professional skills, has the ability to work productively as a member of a team, and can work independently with sophisticated applications to develop graphic narratives.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits, reporting to the Innovation Project Manager and Director of Innovation, as a member of the SDiL management team. Compensation will be based on quality of work and experience, and is negotiable. Architects, Urban Designers, Landscape Architects, Engineers, and adjacent disciplines with exemplary graphic communication skills are encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Ability to visually represent complex urban systems and conceptual design ideas
- Work closely with leadership to develop frameworks and create high quality graphic content
- Participate in project delivery, working with project managers across the firm to represent engineering concepts and designs in 2D, 3D, and diagrammatic formats
- Work with dynamic teams collaboratively, in a fast-paced environment
- Provide clear and concise analysis of complex design and engineering ideas in a visually elegant and understandable way
- Ability to develop vignettes that communicate infrastructural systems in three dimensions
- Undergraduate Degree in a design or engineering related field
- Masters Degree or equivalent Work Experience
- Experience or degree in Architecture, Engineering, Urban Design or Landscape Architecture
- Candidate may be asked to execute a sample design solution prior to hire
- Adobe Suite (Photoshop / Illustrator / InDesign)
- AutoCAD platform (Civil 3D preferred)
- 3D Modeling and Rendering: Rhino and SketchUp, VRay, or equivalent work product
- Company management software (Deltek Ajera)
- Revit preferred
- ArcGIS preferred
- Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills for working within an overall design team environment with multiple projects active at any given time
- Effectively able to work well with others at all levels of the company; both onsite and remotely
- Engage with client contact and design partners with the approval of the Principal-in-Charge
- Maintain confidentiality and security of sensitive company and client information
- Strong and versatile computer drawing and design skills; excellent presentation and communication instincts
- Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, multi-task and use time effectively with minimal oversight
- Work independently under general supervision, use initiative and good business judgment
- Ability to read and interpret written information including business documents, contracts, forms, email correspondence and follow instructions
- Reliable attendance
- Pays attention to detail
- Maintains accurate and complete project records
No foreign language skills are required; multi-cultural and/or international experience is a strong plus
Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Applicant must include the following via online application process:
- Cover Letter: Describe your interest in the position and why you are a good candidate.
- Resume or CV
- Portfolio of work. Provide a .pdf (less than 10mb in size) demonstrating proficiency in the following areas (if work was completed in a team, state your role in the project):
- Perspective renderings of an urban environment
- Plan / Axonometric / Section drawings describing a speculative or built project
- Infographics and/or diagrams combining data and graphic elements
- Other work product of relevance (professional or academic)
MWA Architects is seeking a talented, self-motivated, and collaborative Designer with 3 - 10 years of experience to work in our public infrastructure studio in San Francisco. Experience working on municipal office, essential facility, public works, transportation, or industrial facilities is preferred. We are looking for a team member who shares our view that public infrastructure is an important civic resource and an integral part of the urban fabric. Our San Francisco studio is centrally located (near BART Embarcadero Station). We work in an open office environment that requires an outgoing personality and strong social skills.
· Proactive participation and collaboration within project teams
· Conceptual and schematic planning and design
· Materials and methods research
· Sustainable building approach development
· Participation in client and consultant meetings and workshops
· Code Analysis – jurisdictional research and documentation
· Construction Document Production - Design development through construction document phase
· Construction Support – Submittal and RFI reviews, site observation, punch lists
· Bachelor of Architecture, Bachelor of Arts in Architecture or Masters of Architecture
· 3 -10 years architectural experience
· Strong written and verbal communication skills
· Design experience with municipal office, essential facility, public works, or public infrastructure facilities
· Strong Revit proficiency
· SketchUp modeling experience preferred
· Passion for Sustainability/LEED /CalGreen/Net Zero/Living Building
We provide a competitive salary, benefits, and a great working environment.
We are seeking a creative and motivated Designer to join the HarperCollins Center of Excellence team in the Princeton, NJ office. In this role, the Designer will be responsible for composing covers, jackets, and audio packaging as well as creating templated interiors for fiction, non-fiction, and illustrated titles in both English and Spanish languages. This is a great opportunity to learn about books while working with and supporting the Art Director.
Work collaboratively with members of the Design, Editorial, and Production teams.
Execute mechanicals of covers and jackets for approximately 25 to 50 titles a year.
Choose and apply existing interior design templates.
Create final files for inserts, printed endsheets, and other ancillary book components and editions.
Preflight and release cover/jacket and interior files to the printer.
Organize art to transmit to production.
Color correct with production and editorial teams and attend press oks when possible.
Approve printed samples to make sure they meet quality standards.
Keep projects on a timely schedule and keep supervisor in the loop on projects.
Archive all projects on time and be aware of production status.
Provide design support to supervisors, as needed.
Provide general assistance on special projects, as needed.
Minimum 1 – 2 years of design experience preferred
College degree or equivalent work experience in Graphic Design, Typography, and/or Illustration preferred
Strong Mac skills and design skills using InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Book cover design experience a +
Basic understanding of production process, color correction, and holding schedules a +
Pre-press experience a +
Bilingual in English and Spanish a +
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Ability to set priorities under pressure
Ability to work effectively in a team setting
To apply, please visit our website: http://harpercollinscareers.com.
About the Company:
HarperCollins Publishers is the second largest consumer book publisher in the world, with operations in 18 countries. With nearly two hundred years of history and more than 120 branded imprints around the world, HarperCollins publishes approximately 10,000 new books every year in 17 languages and has a print and digital catalogue of more than 200,000 titles. Writing across dozens of genres, HarperCollins authors include winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and the Man Booker Prize. HarperCollins, headquartered in New York, is a subsidiary of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) and can be visited online at corporate.HC.com.
HarperCollins Publishers is a company full of people who are passionate about books. When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job. That's why cover letters are strongly preferred.
HarperCollins Publishers is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Look, this is VSA. We take Design so seriously our autocorrect automatically capitalizes it. So the expectations are high. But if you've got the skills, this is going to a beautiful, well-Designed thing.
As the embodiment of Design Thinking, you bring ideas to life, extending visual language into functional mediums. You turn clients' stories, visions, and voices into something tangible and real. With the strength of your conceptual thinking, your creations show us how problems can be solved, simplified, and then go on to succeed. You've got the whole form/function thing down pat, and you're down to join a team that embraces Design in everything they do.
VSA Partners is a group of dedicated, collaborative and kind people that value smarts over egos. We work very hard to create human-centered, insight-inspired work that moves people, changes behavior, and answers real strategic problems. We started as a Design firm over 30 years ago and operate today with a "Design thinking" approach to everything we do. Formally, we're a branding and marketing company that approaches business challenges holistically and aims to break down silos between branding, digital, marketing and advertising. Informally, we're a family that comes together at the table every day to make something great.
VSA Partners is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive, equitable environment for all employees. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit and business need.
You will assist with the creation of visual Designs, typography, visual concepts, logos and icons.
You will brainstorm creative concepts with the project team and help develop original campaigns.
You will integrate big ideas across multiple mediums including TV, print, digital, regardless of budget.
Ideally you will get direction and run with it. We're looking for self-starters, go-getters, and other hyphenated-type characters who don't need hand-holding to make something great.
More responsibilities…you're ready for the next level.
You will be selling your work—not just to clients, but to your peers and colleagues.
(AKA The kind of stuff we're looking for in your painstakingly-aligned résumé.)
1-3 years of experience in the agency space
Book smarts: a bachelor's degree in Design or a portfolio school education focused on Design/art direction
Smart book: an engaging portfolio
Team player tendencies
Impressive problem-solving skills and adaptability
No huge egos. Or even medium-size egos. In fact, no ego is better. Okay maybe like a teeny-tiny ego (because you ARE human after all*).
*You are, right? You must be human. That is definitely a requirement.
You are rational, but innovative.
You're a conceptual creative thinker, strategically applying ideas across all channels.
You're receptive to constructive criticism and able to learn from your mistakes.
You have a naturally curious mind and a passion for applying pixel-perfect Design to creative concepts.
You're ready to spitball and spit-shine ground-breaking ideas with a great, passionate group of people (no real spitting necessary).
Designer - Creative
Become a Creative at Digitas, a highly caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning advertising. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling as we strive to transform the marketing landscape.
We're looking for an Experience Designer who cancreate useful, intuitive, user centered designs from project concept through execution. It's not a small or easy task, but it's a fun and rewarding one. If you think you're up for it, read on
You will support team members and provide tactical deliverables to meet project needs. You will help develop concepts and then produce quality site maps, wireframes, prototypes, user flows and annotations with high attention to detail. Your work will be grounded by your participation in research activities such as competitive analyses, heuristic reviews and usability testing.
Tasks and responsibilities include:
Sketch and wireframe digital experiences
Annotate complex interactions
Create user flows, sitemaps and other communication artifacts
Develop simple interactive prototypes
Communicate and articulate design rationales
Observe, document and interpret user research
Partner with other disciplines to ensure high quality work
About the Right Team Member
We're looking for an idea-driven, multidisciplinary designer with a passion for making great work. You recognize the power design has in communicating a larger story, and you balance the nuances of the details with the mission of the big picture.
In terms of your approach, you're comfortable tackling efforts solo or working in groups, be it exploring layouts, partnering with a writer or brainstorming with a larger team. You're organized and meet rigorous deadlines, even if that sometimes means extra effort. Fast-paced environments don't phase you, and you seek feedback because it has the ability to turn good work into great work. You know the best campaigns are created through collaboration and iteration, which is exactly why you're looking for the right opportunity, and the right team, to expand your design experience.
ClassPass is transforming the $10B fitness industry by connecting people to over 1 million studio fitness classes annually, and inspiring them to live more actively. Since our founding in 2013, we've built the world's leading fitness membership through a digital platform, proprietary technology, a global brand and an unparalleled community. We're revolutionizing fitness, and even after being recognized as one of Forbes' Next Billion-Dollar Startups, we believe we're just getting started.
Our growing team (now over 400 strong!) is a passionate, hard-working bunch that believes in having a real impact on our customers' lives. We take work – and working out – seriously. We're as inspired by the 35M+ reservations made to date as we are by the life-changing stories we receive from our members and studios, which is why we work together every day to innovate, create, and discover new ways we can make the world a more active place.
About the Role:
Design a variety of high-quality visuals and layouts to support ClassPass' communications across a variety of channels, including ad campaigns, web, digital product, video content, email, events, presentations and printed collateral.
Collaborate closely with our Growth, Studio Partnerships, Content, Corporate and Product teams to help expand our business and evolve the ClassPass brand.
Handle multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously.
Work on the Creative team, within the Growth side of the business.
2–4 years of relevant multi-disciplinary design experience
Bachelor's degree in graphic design, communication design, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
A varied and robust portfolio of past work indicating your qualifications in branding and/or design
Illustration, animation, digital product design, and/or writing abilities are a plus
Love of fitness a plus
Project Designers demonstrate a high level of customer service orientation by working with clients to coordinate and create design projects, renovations, remodels, whole projects, new construction and updates in a timely and professional manner. Project Designers will have design expertise and excellent product and procedural knowledge to facilitate multiple sales from all Home Depot departments; they must be experts in their assigned department, with knowledge and design capability in all design departments.
Associates in this position must assess customer needs, guide customer decisions, evaluate scope of project, integrate information into a design layout, resolve issues, and drive sales. By focusing on the scope of the entire project, Project Designers serve as the professional point of contact for customers building equity and long-term relationships to maximize the sales of Home Depot products and services.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Provides exceptional project management
Answer questions about customers projects to their level of expertise
Explain the steps and products needed to complete projects
Escort customers to appropriate products necessary for their project
Describe features and benefits of products related to project
Provides fast, friendly service
Actively seek out customers in the showroom
Offer a friendly greeting, smile, and make eye contact with customers
Ask open ended questions about customers projects in order to determine their needs and level of expertise
Teams up with others to ensure customer satisfaction
Work across design team to discuss project feasibility, planning and timing
Relay customer information to others involved in the qualifying process
Interact with associates in other departments to locate products for client design, expedite delivery and maximize opportunity for cross-selling additional products
NATURE AND SCOPE
Physical Job Requirements
Bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, lifting, pushing, pulling and moving items
o Requires the ability to move around the store and maneuver merchandise when necessary
Responding to public address system announcements
o Requires ability to respond to customer service calls, personal pages and general information announcements
Moving and Standing
o Requires moving around the store to assist Customers
Identifying and reading reports, tickets and UPC labels
o Requires recognizing, identifying and using merchandise and necessary reports
Color discernment, depth perception and far/near vision
o Requires the ability to distinguish colors, judge and see objects where and as they actually are, see beyond 20 feet and see clearly within 20 inches
o Requires the ability to determine shape and texture through touch
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Due to forklifts and other heavy equipment traveling through the store, temporary cracks may appear in the floor, causing an uneven walking surface
The warehouse environment can be dusty and noisy
Doors are frequently open, causing drafts and interior temperature changes
Floors around work area may become slippery during wet weather conditions
May have to handle merchandise and work with tools with sharp edges
Passing forklifts emit gas fumes
Tools, supplies and related merchandise may contain hazardous materials
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a trade school degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 2 years
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
2+ years design related field
2+ year degree in design-related field (e.g., interior design, fine arts, visual arts, architecture, etc.)
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:Builds Personal skills and knowledge
Proactively seek knowledge on all products and services offered (including credit programs)
Maintain expert knowledge of all department products, policies and procedures
Able to use all equipment within department as well as equipment in neighboring departments
Has appropriate knowledge of any systems necessary to enhance customer service
Builds Customer skills and knowledge
Provide customer with product and services information
o Explain steps needed to complete projects and the products needed to do so
o Describe features and benefits of various merchandise
o Respond to customer problems and needs related to products and services
Conduct customer clinics
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