Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer

Medici Ventures is looking for a graphic designer who can produce high quality, high fidelity designs on an ongoing basis. In this role you work with a design lead to build design systems. Under stringent time constraints, you will meet with teams to understand their design needs for a wide variety of assets for bleeding edge tech companies. You’ll be expected to deliver high quality pixel-perfect designs that fit the functional and aesthetic needs and help to engage the user. If you enjoy spending your day finessing and fine-tuning details, perusing for the perfect font and font weight combinations, and refining to achieve the perfect color harmony, we’d like to talk to you.

What You Will Do

  • Communicate with team members to identify design needs, and manage design expectations

  • Design elegant pixel-perfect visuals from mobile, desktop and web, to print materials, presentation decks, and logos

  • Design within prototype, and design system specifications

  • Give and solicit feedback from cross-disciplinary partners

  • Assist with the creation of repurpose-able design assets and infrastructure

  • Execute in a fast-paced environment with ambiguity

  • Keep organized, well structured, design files

  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management.

  • Follow legal policies as directed.

What You Should Have

  • 5-7 years of broad design experience with exposure to brand strategy, mockups, application design and identity; print marketing a plus;

  • Excellent visual design skills, to conceptualize and produce high fidelity designs on an ongoing basis

  • Proficient in Sketch, Adobe illustrator, and Photoshop

  • Effective and clear communicator and team collaborator

  • Prioritizes quality results over convenience and ease

  • Extensive knowledge of typography, photography, illustration, color and design (with an online portfolio to showcase samples);

  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced team environment;

  • Culturally aware and continuously interested in developing design skills to stay abreast of the latest relevant trends;

  • Strong interpersonal skills (open, friendly and supportive attitude).

  • Strong design portfolio

  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Products

  • Working knowledge of design tools and languages including JavaScript, HTML/DHTML CSS/CSSX, Ajax, Flash, Dreamweaver, etc.;

What We Hope You Have

  • Prototype software proficiency

  • 3d software experience

  • Animation skills

  • Adobe After Effects experience

  • Photography skill

  • A college degree in Graphic Design, Interaction/Digital Design, other digital design-related field or equivalent job experience.

Physical Requirements

This position requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates.  This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law. 

RaeLynn Forcella