Demonstrate a clear passion for the creative process, craft, and mentoring others.
Have awareness of the challenges that equally weigh on businesses and the end-customer - with recognition of how each impacts the design experience.
Be a design lead for (often) a single client and/or project - and work to become versed in the broader concerns of all Design competencies.
Be responsible for conceptualization and design solutions from start to completion.
Work with Designers, Creative Directors, and typically oversee the day-to-day work on a single project from beginning to end.
Work closely with both internal cross-functional teams and external clients on projects of varying length and complexity.
Maintain responsibility for completion and accuracy of work products.
Work comfortably and amiably with other project team members.
Education + Experience
Bachelor's degree and 5-10 years of design experience.
Portfolio that shows examples of project or personal work, including but not limited to sketches, branding, visual designs, mobile and web layouts, wireframes.
A clear passion and enthusiasm for learning and pursuing their craft; constantly challenging the definition of what makes good design.
Proven ability to effectively prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
Well-rounded knowledge of design principles and techniques.
Ability to organize and self-direct to get things done.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.