Visual Designer

Our Company

Monsoon Consulting is a company dedicated to transforming digital commerce by creating people centred solutions and helping companies innovate their internal processes and customer engagement. Design thinking, collaboration and agile methodologies are at the core of how we approach everything. We are a people-first company aspiring to make things better for our customers while building a great culture for our team.

 

The Role

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Visual Designer to join us in Dublin, Ireland. You will work with a cross-functional team of researchers, user experience designers, developers and marketers to create outstanding interfaces for content and digital commerce applications. You will work with our design team to drive and enhance our brand design language to produce memorable experiences. Your ability to collaborate with the project teams and bring your vision and concepts to life will be key to this role. One of the important aspects is a thorough understanding of the right balance between business, design and customers needs. You will challenge the status quo and really improve the visual design quality and polish for our digital products and services.

 

Responsibilities

As our Visual Designer, you will have the opportunity to flex your creativity and put your visual, interaction and brand design skills to use by leading the effort to design best-in-class digital applications. You will use your design expertise in visual communication, layout, typography and colour to enhance the emotional engagement from our customers and guide the future visual direction of our company.

 

What will you be doing:

  • Drive the effort to dramatically improve the quality of the visual and interaction design for our digital applications and websites
  • Translate business requirements, user needs and technical requirements into design solutions that are visually enticing, easy to use, and emotionally engaging
  • Collaborate with our project teams and provide feedback and guidance on visual design execution as a part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Work with user experience designers, design researchers, developers and marketers to ensure visual design enhances the overall user experience
  • Deliver hi-fidelity designs and collaborate with front-end development to deliver outstanding customer experiences
  • Get involved in project discovery to understand business, users and technical requirements
  • Collaborate on user experience planning with the design team
  • Promote a user-first approach to the design process and participate in user research and user testing sessions
  • Stay up to date on the latest standards and trends in visual design field
  • Work collaboratively with our design team to develop a consistent brand perception and user-experience for our company
  • Juggle multiple projects while effectively managing timelines and expectations

 

Professional experience and skills

  • A minimum of five years of professional experience in designing interfaces, grid systems, layouts and applications for web, desktop and mobile
  • Able to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to create outstanding visual experiences
  • Well organised, responsible and dedicated, with the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
  • Self-starter, able to learn new tools quickly and work in a fast moving environment
  • Proven ability to deliver high quality design solutions for complex problems
  • Proficient in Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite and other relevant design tools
  • A solid foundation in typography, layout design, colour and a great eye for detail
  • Experience with transitions, animation, motion design and dynamic interaction
  • Excellent visual, written and verbal communication skills, along with presentation and negotiation skills
  • Detailed oriented and organised, including the ability to prioritise tasks, communicate progress and meet deadlines
  • Able to effectively take direction and work both collaboratively and autonomously
  • Ecommerce experience is a plus

 

Career Incentives & Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Sponsored training and certification opportunities
  • Sponsored community / event participation opportunities
  • Sponsored ongoing Agile coaching and mentoring
  • Collaborative working environment with a dynamic and diverse team
  • Flexible career path options
  • Performance appraisals and personal development plans
  • Voluntary pension scheme and health insurance
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Regular team-building activities and social events 

 

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Job details

Location
Dublin