Junior Icon Designer

  • location: Redmond, WA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $25 - $35 per hour
easy apply

job description

Junior Icon Designer

job summary:
Junior Icon Designer needed for contract opportunity with Randstad Technologies client in Redmond, WA.

Skill, experience, and knowledge requirements

  • Strongly prefer candidates with 1 to 3 years' experience generating icon proposals and based on the behavior of the command.
  • Should have general knowledge of common iconography used in productivity software.
  • Solid communication skills, for example:

    • Able to translate the description of the behavior of the control to a visual.
    • Provide guidance and educate feature PMs and/or UX designers on the
  • Embrace learning new applications and software skills, i.e. FontLab.
  • Extreme attention to detail and follow through.
  • Self-directed and with good time management skills.
  • Should enjoy working in a fast pace environment.
Day to day duties

  • Create comp sheets, and ramps (multiple sizes) of final visuals.
  • Produce set sheets (comp sheets) for related sets or groups of icons.
  • Additional production tasks as needed.
  • Create vector-based proposals and final icons in Illustrator.
  • Level existing common elements to drive a coherent visual language.
  • Follow strict guidelines to ensure consistency across the collection.
  • Communicate and collaborate with feature PMs and UX designers on new
  • feature requests.
  • Prep final glyph for FontLab from Adobe Illustrator source file.
  • Manage time and workload.
  • Note: this is not an exhaustive list. This is fast paced environment with evolving requirements.
SOFTWARE SKILLS

  • Expert knowledge of the Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and MS Office programs (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Excel, etc...)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Visual Studio, web version VSTS
 
location: Redmond, Washington
job type: Contract
salary: $25 - 35 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Day to day duties

  • Create comp sheets, and ramps (multiple sizes) of final visuals.
  • Produce set sheets (comp sheets) for related sets or groups of icons.
  • Additional production tasks as needed.
  • Create vector-based proposals and final icons in Illustrator.
  • Level existing common elements to drive a coherent visual language.
  • Follow strict guidelines to ensure consistency across the collection.
  • Communicate and collaborate with feature PMs and UX designers on new
  • feature requests.
  • Prep final glyph for FontLab from Adobe Illustrator source file.
  • Manage time and workload.
  • Note: this is not an exhaustive list. This is fast paced environment with evolving requirements.
 
qualifications:
Skill, experience, and knowledge requirements

  • Strongly prefer candidates with 1 to 3 years' experience generating icon proposals and based on the behavior of the command.
  • Should have general knowledge of common iconography used in productivity software.
  • Solid communication skills, for example:

    • Able to translate the description of the behavior of the control to a visual.
    • Provide guidance and educate feature PMs and/or UX designers on the
  • Embrace learning new applications and software skills, i.e. FontLab.
  • Extreme attention to detail and follow through.
  • Self-directed and with good time management skills.
  • Should enjoy working in a fast pace environment.
 
skills: SOFTWARE SKILLS

  • Expert knowledge of the Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and MS Office programs (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Excel, etc...)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Visual Studio, web version VSTS

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up
{{returnMsg}}

related jobs

    UX Designer

  • location: Redmond, WA
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $30 - $40 per hour
  • date posted: 8/22/2018

    UI Designer I

  • location: Redmond, WA
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $66.26 per hour
  • date posted: 9/10/2018

    CAD Designer

  • location: Redmond, WA
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $48 - $66 per hour
  • date posted: 9/10/2018