Currently, we are looking for an Art Director to join our creative team. The Art Director at Echidna is in a unique position to concept experiences across a range touchpoints (web, apps, tablet, mobile, display, print, social), as well as drive internal & external branding efforts. This role will participate in prototyping, creative branding and content creation. Going beyond creative output, the Art Director must strive to grasp the total customer and user experience.
The Art Director works with UX staff, business development and marketing, as well as external clients. They present concepts to internal teams and clients through presentations & visual compositions. The Art Director will be part of a collaborative team of Visual Designers, Information Architects, User Researchers, Front-End Developers and Digital Strategists. Balancing creative thinking with interpersonal skills, the Art Director will demonstrate an ability to meld into current brand styles & conventions, as well as create new brand concepts.
This position is based in Minneapolis, MN.
Please apply today for immediate consideration. Work samples required.
- Work to design engaging and high quality visual solutions and campaigns
- Create multiple sketches, illustrations, visual compositions etc. to show intended concept or user experience
- Develop conceptual design storyboards, mock-ups or prototypes as needed to illustrate the behavior of the user experience
- Collaborate to create beautiful visual designs with our UX design team
- Maintain current, relevant knowledge of user design trends, standards and techniques
- Working within the technical constraints of the various platforms
- Strong presentation, writing and effective client relations skills
Desired Skills & Experience
Echidna delivers innovative eCommerce solutions, helping clients meet their immediate goals and achieve long term success with continued engagement.
Based in Minneapolis, New York & Bangalore – Echidna, Inc is a digital services company that specializes in user experience design, multi-device development, and custom services for businesses across the world. We combine the strategy & creative imagination of an interactive agency with the diligence & tenacity of a technology solutions provider. With leadership experience in retail and user experience at Sam’s Club, Best Buy, Anthropologie and others, Echidna is looking for a passionate individuals to help take us to the next level!