Senior Visual Designer

Corra is the global digital agency that fashion, beauty, and lifestyle brands trust to create luxury commerce experiences. Over the past 15 years, we have built a reputation for award-winning design, disciplined execution, and innovative thinking.

 

With technical expertise concentrated on the Magento, SAP Commerce Cloud (Hybris), and Shopify Plus platforms, we produce memorable journeys that captivate customers and elevate brands to new heights.

 

Winner of multiple Crain’s Best Places to Work Awards, we offer exciting and challenging projects with industry leading companies, competitive health benefits, flexible work arrangements, ongoing career development, company outings and tons of other bonuses.

 

Corra is currently hiring a Senior Visual Designer with at least 5 years of experience. As a Senior Visual Designer, you will work within our team of Strategists, User Experience Designers, Business Analysts, and Developers to ensure the delivery of best-in-class creative products for our clients. The Senior Visual Designer will also work with project managers and executive management to make sure that each client’s needs are being met, user’s needs addressed, and the creative/strategic goals are on track.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with internal team members to generate breakthrough concepts that meet and exceed the requirements of the creative brief (and, create the creative brief when needed).

  • Digest and interpret client and leadership direction effectively and consistently

  • Lead and motivate a creative team to develop and deliver integrated projects on time and budget

  • Establish and develop design solutions in accordance with brand equities, project concepts, copy needs, and technical specifications

  • Mentor Designers and Junior Designers

  • Serve as a creative resource for the team, assisting in the resolution of design challenges and problems

  • Ensure design solutions are vetted and approved by the technical and production teams

  • Participate in conceptual work and presentations to support sales efforts

  • Present visual design work with confidence, articulating and defending decisions as necessary

  • Deliver quality creative thinking and well-crafted solutions to meet (and exceed) a client's and user’s expectations

Requirements

  • Degree in graphic design, visual communications or a related field

  • Highly creative, conceptual thinker

  • 5-6+ years professional interactive or multimedia experience

  • Excellent design and typography skills

  • Expert with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other programs)

  • Broad knowledge of HTML5, CSS 3, Javascript and front-end frameworks is a plus

  • Ability to direct junior designers and production artists

  • Strong understanding of information design and usability principles, ability to interpret IA documents

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects, while remaining organized and focused on project details

  • Ability to learn new technologies and embrace evolving "best practices."

  • Have an interest in social and cultural trends and stay up to speed on emerging digital technologies

  • Strong portfolio showing a range of styles and relevant experience

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Good communication skills

  • Previous ecommerce experience is a plus