Visual Designer

Visual Designer

At UNINCORPORATED

Date Posted:

Location: USA Only, TELECOMMUTE

Are you an experienced designer with a focus on digital experiences? Someone who lives, breathes, and eats websites? Are you constantly learning and growing your skills in design? Do you care about accessibility and equity in digital spaces? Do you love collaborating with other designers and non-designers to create awesome web experiences? If so, you're in the right place. 

At UNINCORPORATED, we believe that education is the primary means of ascension in society, so we use our expertise to help universities and colleges succeed by building awareness, growing enrollments, and launching new programs. We do this through our expertise in branding, marketing, and design. More and more, we're finding universities are connecting with their prospective students online, and that's where you come in. 

We are seeking a visual designer to help create online experiences for universities, schools, and departments that engage a new generation of students.

 

We're looking for someone who:

  • … is primarily focused on visual design but has been known to delve into the worlds of UX, UI, and graphic design
  • … has a strong portfolio of work and a well-trained eye for design and design trends
  • … cares deeply about making accessible online experiences for all audiences
  • … can both lead and mentor others, as well as take direction 
  • … is eager to learn and tackle big design challenges
  • … is always learning and improving themselves and their design process
  • … knows how to communicate and present their work, explain design decisions, and accept feedback
  • … is self-motivated and can meet deadlines while juggling multiple projects 
  • … is a lifelong learner, and willing to ‘learn by doing' when necessary
  • … cares about what works more than what they like
  • … will always challenge norms and elevate design execution

 

What you will actually do:

  • Design entire websites for Universities, Schools, and Departments from wireframe to dev-ready mockups
  • Complete content and UI/UX audits for existing websites
  • Iterate or improve on existing web properties
  • Design landing pages and the rare email blast
  • Create design assets for our content marketing team - infographics, embedded experiences, and other visual assets
  • Participate in group brainstorms, workshops, and retreats
  • Strategize with developers on the best way to make your designs come to life

 

What you need:

  • 6+ years of experience, ideally in an agency setting, evident in a strong portfolio
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to speak across teams, to developers with a rough knowledge of HTML structure, CSS, and responsive design
  • A positive attitude and an understanding that there is always room for improvement
  • Fluency with Adobe XD, Sketch, or Figma, additional Creative Cloud software is a bonus (AI, ID, PS, AE, PR)
  • Comfort working with remote teams. We're based on the West Coast, but have team members in multiple locations

 

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance and 401k
  • Flexible paid time off and holidays
  • A professional development stipend for your continued education and growth
  • Monthly, quarterly  and annual opportunities to connect with the team and have fun
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