Senior Designer – New York, NY (Manhattan)
Reports to: Creative Director
FLSA Status: Exempt
Ingage is the industry leader in interactive content creation through its unique combination of software and storytelling. From its first foray into digital storytelling in 2008, when it was the first company to take children’s books and adapt them to the iPhone, Ingage has more than a decade of dynamic digital content creation experience. With extensive expertise in digital storytelling, Ingage is a leader in developing the industry’s best tools for sales enablement, interactive sales presentations and customer engagement.
Ingage is looking for a passionate, detail-driven, well-rounded Senior Designer who enjoys working on a variety of creative initiatives. In this role you will support our brand by extensively collaborating with the marketing, sales and product teams. You will produce new sales collateral, use the Ingage Platform to build templates and interactive presentations for customers, generate production-ready layouts and illustrations for videos and animations, and lead the ongoing development of the Ingage website. You will play an important role by not only designing and delivering, but by being a mentor for other designers, educating our users and representing the Design team in customer conversations.
You have a strong foundation in visual design with an understanding of typography, grids, color, white space, and hierarchy. You have worked in a product focused environment and excel in pulling together requirements and concepts to clearly communicate your ideas through wireframes and prototypes. You can generate high-fidelity layouts and designs to be used in our product, on the web and occasionally in print. You have experience working within brand, identity and style guidelines and understand the importance of knowing how and when to push the boundaries of a brand. You are a master in presenting these creative concepts and pieces to both customers and internal managers and stakeholders.
Develop and produce designs based on a client problem or industry use case. This will involve, but will not be limited to:
Defining content strategies
Building sitemaps, wireframes, UI/UX, and visual designs
Slicing and saving assets from file formats like psd and sketch
Working with our Ingage Platform to build interactive experiences, templates and proof of concepts for new and existing customers
Play an active role in supporting the sales team by educating and onboarding our customers to the Ingage Platform
Be able to learn new software and systems
Take an active role in customer presentations and communications
Maintain production workflows on long-term projects
Play an active role in translating customer needs into well defined features of our core product
Be an integral member of the marketing team, with the creation of internal and external facing branded collateral for social media, web ads, one pagers and video content
3+ years of mobile and/or web design experience
Experience designing and building websites with Squarespace and/or Wordpress
Understanding of animation and motion graphics, technically in terms of how they’re done, and creatively in terms of converting 2D assets into dynamic interactive modules
Excellent communication, organizational, and time-management skills to coordinate with project managers, technical leads, other creatives, customers, and third-party agencies
Experience working in a digital production environment using the following applications: Sketch, Zeplin, AfterEffects, Photoshop, Adobe Xd and Illustrator
Familiarity with Google Docs and/or Microsoft Office
Comfort working on multiple projects simultaneously and playing an integral part from concept to completion with painstaking attention to detail
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively to develop strategies, concepts, and solutions
Flexibility and comfort in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment with rapidly changing business needs
Willingness to take direction and feedback
Familiarity with production management tools such as Jira and Bitbucket is a plus
Ability to direct junior and production designers in order to create successful solutions
Ingage offers a competitive compensation package commensurate with experience.