Graphic Designer

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Job Details

Department
Marketing
Location
Markham, Ontario, Canada
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The Opportunity

Densify, the leading provider of cloud optimization-as-a-service, is seeking a Graphic Design Specialist to join our Marketing team in Markham, Ontario. This critical position is responsible for creating and driving the global visual perception of Densify, and is ideal for an individual looking to gain experience across a wide variety of mediums and project types.

The successful candidate:

  • Possesses a passion for, and has the ability to consistently generate innovative and differentiating design solutions of the highest quality
  • Is a self-starter and excellent problem-solver
  • Attacks difficult design challenges with vigor and enthusiasm, and leverages the receipt of creative direction as an exciting growth opportunity
  • Has strong communication and organizational skills
  • Prides themselves on great taste and intense attention to detail, standards, and quality
  • Beats deadlines, over-delivers, and thrives in a high-agility/high-growth environment

Responsibilities

  • Push the known boundaries of B2B software corporate branding to establish, drive, and differentiate Densify’s brand aesthetic
  • Create designs for print, tradeshow, digital, web, campaigns, product GUIs, and more, and participate in and drive the critique, iteration, decision, and production process
  • Design the Densify visual experience for a variety of diverse audiences—prospects, customers, partners, internal stakeholders, and more
  • Partner with the Director of Creative and other stakeholders to define, grow, and raise the bar for the unified corporate visual brand system
  • Expand and enforce corporate brand standards across all departments and regions
  • Serve as and build an in-house agency to fulfill a complex heterogeneity of requests from a rapidly-growing internal client base—expect the unexpected and thrive on growth and change
  • Manage and develop Densify’s external and internal print collateral libraries of brochures, datasheets, white papers, and more—refine templates and build standards and systems
  • Be a gatekeeper for all design before it is released to our audiences; Be responsible for the final quality of design work as it leaves our control and is put into use

Requirements

  • Degree in graphic design, digital media, or other applicable design-related field AND/OR demonstrated competency commensurate with that of a degreed professional
  • 2+ years’ experience as a freelance, in-house corporate, or agency-based graphic designer
  • Strong digital portfolio demonstrating best works that illustrate a range of experiences, skills, styles, and applications
  • Innate understanding of and ability to apply design fundamentals
  • A strong grasp of typography and layout skills
  • Proficiency with Adobe CC design applications: PS, AI, ID
  • Demonstrable experience with print and digital design
  • At ease driving the entire design lifecycle—you will shepherd designs from conceptualization, through production, past internal and external approvals, and through release
  • Able to articulate and advocate for design concerns and justify creative decisions with design-literate and non-designer stakeholders
  • Comfortable working alone and with multidisciplinary teams of various sizes, technical abilities, and skillsets—you are a team player who seeks “win-win” solutions
  • Visionary personality—you are passionate about elevating corporate design, seek the custom and unique over the expected and standard, and set and meet goals for your day-to-day work responsibilities and long-term career ambitions

Differentiating Skills and Experiences (in addition to qualifications above)

  • Prior experience in a creative marketing or Marcom role
  • High tech or B2B software industry experience
  • Experience and portfolio examples demonstrating strong video production (shooting/lighting/editing) or motion graphics (animation) creation abilities
  • Experience and portfolio examples showing understanding of and ability to create modern front end web experiences and interactivity (web design, HTML, CSS, JS, web imagery)

If you are interested in this position, please apply online through ADP:

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Densify accepts electronic correspondence from individuals only—please no agencies or telephone calls. We are thankful for all applicants, but only qualified candidates will be contacted directly to enter the recruitment process.