Senior Visual Designer

San Jose California
The Position

We are seeking a Senior Visual Designer to become a pivotal part of the creative team at PixelCraft Studio in Austin. As a Senior Visual Designer, you will:

  • Craft visually stunning and strategically grounded designs for digital platforms, including websites, apps, and social media.
  • Collaborate closely with our multidisciplinary team of UX designers, content strategists, and developers to deliver holistic and impactful digital experiences.
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently, acting as the primary visual design lead and client liaison to ensure design objectives are achieved.
  • Utilize a variety of design tools and software to create high-fidelity mockups, prototypes, and animations.
  • Conduct visual research and analysis to inform design decisions, ensuring alignment with brand standards and current design trends.
  • Develop and maintain visual design documentation (style guides, design templates, and brand guidelines) to ensure consistency across all digital touchpoints.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior designers, fostering a collaborative and innovative design culture.

  • BA/BFA in Graphic Design, Visual Communications, or a related field.
  • 7+ years of professional experience in visual design, with a strong portfolio showcasing a range of digital design projects.
  • Expert proficiency in design software and tools such as Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects), Sketch, and Figma.
  • A solid understanding of web and mobile design principles, including responsive design and accessibility standards.
  • Experience with branding, typographic, and interactive design, with a keen eye for detail and aesthetics.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills, with experience working alongside UX researchers, copywriters, and technical teams.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, with a track record of meeting deadlines and exceeding client expectations.
What We Are Looking For
  • Experience in designing for AR/VR environments or motion graphics.
  • Previous experience in a digital agency or consulting environment.
  • A passion for emerging technologies and design trends, with a continuous drive to incorporate these into your work.