United Airlines Marketing Designer - Brand Design in Chicago, Illinois
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The Marketing department works to ensure that the United experience, products and loyalty program are the best in the airline industry, and communicates these unique features to our millions of customers.
Job overview and responsibilities
Support compelling and engaging branded design solutions that elevate the customer experience. At the core, provide support in the areas of integrated marketing designs via email, web/mobile/tablet, microsite, paid media and print collateral and marketing design support for digital banners, print collateral, product packaging and animated design.
DESIGN & PRODUCTION
Provide support to Senior Visual Designers
Deliver design solutions: page comps, redline spec documentation, final optimized digital assets
Produce brand identity elements such as logos, wordmarks, brand patterns
Create animated and interactive support assets
- Collaborate with Brand identity, Editorial, Web production, Marketing Communications, Product team, Social Media, User Experience, MileagePlus and other business stakeholders.
Document best practices, processes, and innovations to improve development time
Personal development with design software, web and usability standards
High school diploma or GED
2 years of experience in web creative development/direction/execution in an agency or equivalent environment
Demonstrate strong design style
Demonstrate creative design solutions for web
Excellent photo selection skills
Handle multiple projects simultaneously with rapid turnaround times
Ability to use visual design techniques to improve usability
Positive outlook and can-do attitude
Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively or independently
Ability to prioritize projects and to meet critical deadlines
Adobe Creative Suite:
Photoshop [expert knowledge]
Illustrator [intermediate knowledge]
InDesign [intermediate knowledge]
Animate CC [intermediate knowledge]
After Effects [expert knowledge]
XD [novice knowledge]
Sketch [novice knowledge]
Technical knowledge of web production including HTML and CSS
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
2 years experience working within brand standards of major business-to-consumer website
Experience working on user interface of a functional / transactional web site application
Proven track record of working with people on all levels in a company
Intuitive understanding and empathy for everyday users: their motivators, their goals, their barriers
Ability to turn complex design challenges into innovative elegant solutions, and to put those solutions into tangible form.
Ability to explain usability and user experience to other departments-- in their language.
Ability to participate in design reviews, and creative workshops
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 50 Marketing
Function: Marketing / Loyalty / Mileage Plus / Alliances
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled