Portland, OR: Visual Designer (RIA, software)

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Portland, OR: Visual Designer (RIA, software)
July 29, 2010 - 11:38am
Portland, OR
United States
Employer: 
Vertigo
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Full time
How to apply: 
jobs-portland@vertigo.com
Description: 

• Create superior visual concepts and interface designs for buildable Rich Internet Applications and Line of Business applications

• Embrace emerging technologies and have an innate passion for visual design within an interactive context

• Articulate and present design concepts and iterations of design deliverables to internal team members and Fortune 100 clients

• Translate complex user tasks/behaviors and data visualizations into engaging, intuitive interfaces

Qualifications:

• Solid knowledge of visual design processes, methodologies, and deliverables

• Focused skills around typography, layout, color, iconography, visual hierarchies, information visualization

• Experience working iteratively within larger interaction design, web development and software engineering teams

• Top-tier consulting skills

• Knowledge of user-centered design tenets and practices

• Mastery in both hand-sketching concepts and producing final assets in Adobe Creative Suite

• Understanding of capabilities/limitations of: HTML, JS, Flash, Silverlight, CSS

• Degree in Graphic Design or Industrial Design

Bonus Points:

• Hands-on experience with Microsoft Expression Studio toolset

• Professional experience collaborating with .NET development teams

• Exposure to Agile / Scrum practices

• Motion graphics/animation experience

• Master of Fine Arts, Master of Arts, or Master of Science in Computer Graphics, New Media, Interaction Design or a related area