Senior Digital Designer – Melbourne

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Traffic Brand Agency in Melbourne is experiencing rapid growth within their in-house Digital team. Our capabilities span traditional advertising, social, content, branding, design, and product innovation. You will be working on some of the world’s biggest and most well known brands.

Part of a more progressive new wave of agencies, they attract people who are inspired to contribute to that story and help their clients transform their business by challenging the status quo.

And while the role is primarily as a digital designer, if you are a Unicorn and have skills in front-end development then we definitely want to talk to you!!

Job Description
The Senior Digital Designer (UX/ UI) will be responsible for designing best-in-class digital experiences for Traffic’s clients. They will contribute to, designing, developing and delivering mobile first and responsive digital design solutions that provide visually compelling digital designs that solve clearly articulated user problems.

You will have the full support of a Digital Director, in-house front-end developers, producers and account service as well as Creative Directors.

Responsibilities

  • Solving, designing and executing pixel-perfect multi-platform solutions, translating complex concepts and ideas into visual representations, including mock-ups and detailed designs.
  • Offering design advice at the start and throughout a project, right from the birth of a brand.
  • Working independently as well as collaboratively with creative department and production team on a variety of projects.
  • Strong understanding of site functionality, wireframing, user interfaces, navigation systems, web standards, and a passion for experimentation.
  • Understand and work within project parameters: client goals and requirements, internal goals, usability, technical constraints, as well as budget and schedule.
  • Attend meetings with Account Management and Clients both in studio and off-site. Playing a lead role in digital UX workshops – planning, facilitating and reporting.
  • Working with the Digital Director, Producer and Developers to constantly improve the production process.
  • As a senior member of the digital team, you will also support and mentor the more junior members of your team and provide support required to the Executive and Account Management team.

Requirements

  • An outstanding portfolio presenting a diverse range of work, ideally live/delivered work with a demonstration of process overview.
  • A natural design sense for digital and how it applies to brands; layout, typography, imagery and messaging.
  • Solid understanding of UI Design, digital trends and demonstration of a rigorous design method (research and data-driven design).
  • You need to be creative, accomplished, with experience integrating campaigns in the digital landscape.
  • Broad understanding and rationalising creative solutions to clients.
  • Experience in the Property Marketing industry is desirable.
  • Excellent oral and written skills with attention to detail with strong, assertive communication skills.
  • Advanced skills and knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, Invision, Axure and UX capabilities are beneficial.
  • Proficiency in front-end development, including HTML5, CSS, SASS is preferable.
  • Tertiary qualified with formal education across design, development, business or technology/IT.
  • Australian permanent residency or eligible Australian work visa.
  • Minimum 5-7+ years’ experience working in a digital agency or studio.

About Traffic
We are Traffic, a globally focused, brand transformation and property marketing agency designing experiences that engage people. Digital design transcends vertical markets, and is at the core of our work for all clients.

Traffic transforms companies and brands emotionally, creatively, physically, digitally, culturally, profitably, responsibly and inspirationally. We have developed a unique strategy development methodology (Brand Metabolism) that deliver increased sales, profits and ROI.

We believe standing still is the fastest way of going backwards.
www.traffic.com.au

If this role sounds like you, than please send through your CV and portfolio highlighting your strong abilities today to jobs@traffic.com.au

Salary will be commensurate with experience.