Interactive Designer

Austin, TX – Full Time

A Little About This Role:

Do you know how to translate high-level concepts into effective design? Do you think about the user first, second, and last? Are you ready to design for big brands, and reach millions of people? If this is you, then we should talk. As part of the Trendline creative team, you’ll be challenged to create innovative design in the email space. You’ll work with other designers, copywriters, account managers, and the analytics team to bring our client’s vision to life. You’ll persuade people to action, but want them to feel good about their choice. And you’ll always be pushing the envelope and trying new techniques, so we can stay industry leaders.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure quality and consistency of clients’ visual brand language in responsive emails and landing pages
  • Design cohesive sets of slides, templates, and visuals for presentations
  • Use data to inform your design approach
  • Can be inspired and create in a 9-5 environment (we like to get in and get out, we strongly value work/life balance)

Requirements

  • 1–3 years of either agency or in-house design experience working on established brands
  • Understanding of the limitations of various email clients and technologies
  • Fluid ability to work in Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and Keynote or similar tools
  • Enjoy collaboration of ideas and processes
  • Ability to construct, or dictate how your designs will work in HTML and CSS
  • Current on latest responsive design thinking and techniques
  • Love the internet
  • Friends get annoyed that you like to talk about design all the time

Desired Skills (Not Required)

  • Strong skills in illustration and/or animation
  • Data visualization
  • Conducting user testing and/or analytical research

What Trendline Offers

  • Money. Both in salary and eligibility for our quarterly profit sharing plan
  • Vacation. We don’t tell you how much vacation to take. Just don’t leave us hanging.
  • Benefits. Healthcare as well as some intangible things
  • Team. A multi-disciplinary group that works as one unit to meet client objectives
  • Respect. Everyone has a voice at the table

 

If you are interested in applying, please send along a link to your portfolio, Behance Dribbble, etc.