We are in the midst of a work revolution – quality work is moving online. And Elance is where the jobs are going. We’re building the infrastructure that capture clients and freelancers’ preferences and requirements, matching jobs with the best freelancers available, and maximizing the chance of great outcomes. And that’s where you come in.
Elance is looking for a Rock Star Visual Designer to join our growing UX team. You’ll help take our next-generation design language new levels by creating clean, integrated and inspiring visual experiences across all customer channels. If you have an awe-inspiring portfolio bursting at the seams with brilliant product design, CRM and product marketing work, give us a holler.
Come work where people say “Happy Monday” and actually mean it (seriously, no joke).
A funny thing happens when your job is putting mile-wide grins on the faces of online freelancers and the businesses who hire them. You start to smile a lot yourself, knowing you’re helping people live the dream and get great work done ASAP.
You see at Elance we’re not just creating a revolutionary place for businesses to find, hire and work with online freelancers. We’re also creating a fun place to work. And to keep the good times going strong we’re always looking for amazing people ready to help the world work differently.
So check out our job openings in the Silicon Valley, San Francisco and Europe. Then join Elance as we change how the world works, and learn why around here TGIF means “This Gig Is Fantastic.”
Visit us at www.elance.com.
Lead visual design throughout the entire product lifecycle, from initial explorations through final design deliverables
Create highly effective designs for CRM and product marketing campaigns
Produce deliverables such as storyboards, screen layouts, color palettes, typography, assets, and style guides
Translate conceptual ideas into engaging visual designs and solutions
Communicate design strategy and rationale to key stakeholders
Develop visual interface specifications while collaborating with UX designers to integrate visual and interaction design
Be a subject matter expert in the area of visual design, branding, typography and all aspects of the emotional user experience
Collaborate with product, engineering and development partners
Train and mentor other visual designers
Need to provide a link to your portfolio when applying
A degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, Web Design or related field. BS required, MS is highly preferred
5+ of work experience in visual design for applications on desktop, tablet and smart phones
Deep knowledge of visual design principles, color use and typography
Strong proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite tools
To enjoy communicating and collaborating with product, engineering and other development partners
Ability to multitask and manage multiple small to large projects in a cross-functional environment
Demonstrated leadership in visually-focused software design projects
To submit your Design Portfolio along with your resume – it’s a must