Creative Director

x cube labs   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Not Specified years

Posted 40 days ago

RESPONSIBILITY

As a Creative Director you will be responsible for the day-to-day leadership, direction and approval of all UI/UX Creative tasks and challenges associated with our most important client deliverables across a varied range of projects, including mobile applications for Android, iPhone, smart-device and enterprise business applications. You’ll bring relevant experience creating and managing design direction for clients within various verticals, as well as a healthy amount of team leadership experience. You will be responsible for brainstorming new concepts, developing design directions for clients and leading and coaching a creative team of Producers, Designers, and Developers.

  • DESIGN STRATEGY & LEADERSHIP – Provide clients with clear strategy recommendations in areas of user experience and user interface. Provide concept analysis and offer insights aimed at improving client concepts and maximizing project potential.
  • UX DESIGN – User Experience (UX) design services for clients, including development of wire-frames, flow sequences and related interface concepts.
  • UI DESIGN – User Interface (UI) design services for clients, including development of screen concepts, mock-ups and key screen finished art.
  • TEAM LEADERSHIP – Lead and guide a team of Designers, each responsible for various levels of Mobile Design deliveries. Provide design and strategic guidance on all mobile design projects within the department.
  • CONTINUING EDUCATION – Art Director is expected to strive to be a specialist and expert in the field of Mobile Solutions, Apps and the App Stores across all mobile OS platforms.
  • Lead and direct the whole creative team from concept to completion. Plan and estimate for highly complex projects; drive completion on-time, on-budget, and above expectations.
  • Contribute to the development of the creative team’s culture and quality standards
  • Manage workflow for a day-to-day responsibility to other Designers and Artists.
  • Consistently elevate the level of the work coming out of the creative team, and foster a passion for always doing better; create a real consciousness for business results on the creative team Coordinate with UI and UX resources.

 

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Experience in interaction design (web, mobile, smart-device, or similar)
  • Expertise on tools such as SketchApp, Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver
  • Proactive problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work efficiently under pressure with careful attention to detail is a must
  • Passion for design and eagerness to mentor and elevate other creative people
  • Experience leading a team of designers, production specialists and artists to creative
    excellence
  • Demonstrated experience driving high productivity in a Graphic and Design teams.
  • Must have strong presentation, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • You have an eye for detail and have very high expectations for quality, evident in your design work, and in all client deliverables from yourself and your teammates
  • Thoughtfulness towards teamwork, with the ability to work with a global team
  • Speed-Sensitive approach to work
  • A passionate interest in the future of interaction design and mobile technology
  • And of course, a super solid design portfolio