Senior Visual Designer

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Oct 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Graphics
Job Functions
Designer

Senior​ ​Visual​ ​Designer​ ​-​ ​Job​ ​Description    

ASI​ ​Data​ ​Science​​ ​is​ ​a​ ​world​ ​leader​ ​in​ ​data​ ​science,​ ​machine​ ​learning​ ​and​ ​AI.​ ​Our​ ​mission​ ​is​ ​to  bring​ ​the​ ​power​ ​of​ ​artificial​ ​intelligence​ ​to​ ​everyone. 

 As​ ​businesses​ ​realise​ ​the​ ​importance​ ​of​ ​using​ ​data​ ​to​ ​drive​ ​growth​ ​and​ ​stay​ ​competitive,​ ​ASI​ ​is​ ​at  the​ ​forefront​ ​of​ ​using​ ​data​ ​to​ ​make​ ​better​ ​decisions.​ ​Be​ ​it​ ​running​ ​the​ ​UK’s​ ​most​ ​prestigious​ ​data  science​ ​fellowship,​ ​our​ ​data​ ​science​ ​product,​ ​SherlockML,​ ​or​ ​helping​ ​some​ ​of​ ​the​ ​most​ ​well​ ​known  companies​ ​in​ ​the​ ​UK​ ​solve​ ​their​ ​data​ ​science​ ​problems,​ ​the​ ​scope​ ​of​ ​our​ ​mission​ ​is​ ​beyond​ ​that​ ​of  a​ ​traditional​ ​company. 

We​ ​are​ ​growing​ ​rapidly,​ ​and​ ​looking​ ​for​ ​a​ ​talented​ ​​Senior​ ​Designer​​ ​to​ ​join​ ​our​ ​team​ ​of​ ​data scientists,​ ​engineers,​ ​and​ ​marketers.  

As​ ​part​ ​of​ ​a​ ​small​ ​design​ ​team,​ ​you'll​ ​be​ ​working​ ​across​ ​all​ ​of​ ​the​ ​aspects​ ​of​ ​the​ ​business.​ ​The  majority​ ​of​ ​the​ ​role​ ​is​ ​designing​ ​the​ ​screens,​ ​components,​ ​and​ ​user​ ​experience​ ​for​ ​SherlockML  and​ ​also​ ​includes​ ​working​ ​with​ ​our​ ​Marketing​ ​team​ ​on​ ​designing​ ​posters​ ​and​ ​newsletters,​ ​working  with​ ​the​ ​leadership​ ​team​ ​on​ ​defining​ ​our​ ​visual​ ​brand​ ​identity,​ ​and​ ​helping​ ​our​ ​data​ ​scientists​ ​tell  their​ ​story​ ​through​ ​visualisations​ ​and​ ​animations.  

The​ ​scope​ ​of​ ​the​ ​role​ ​is​ ​extremely​ ​wide​ ​and​ ​you​ ​will​ ​need​ ​to​ ​be​ ​comfortable​ ​with​ ​all​ ​aspects​ ​of  what's​ ​considered​ ​design.​ ​From​ ​graphics​ ​to​ ​user​ ​experience​ ​design​ ​to​ ​typography​ ​to​ ​animations  to​ ​visualisations​ ​to​ ​digital​ ​products,​ ​we​ ​aren't​ ​afraid​ ​of​ ​getting​ ​our​ ​hands​ ​dirty,​ ​and​ ​neither​ ​should  you.  

Startup​ ​experience​ ​is​ ​not​ ​a​ ​requirement,​ ​but​ ​we​ ​are​ ​looking​ ​for​ ​someone​ ​who's​ ​fast,​ ​flexible​ ​and  excited​ ​about​ ​being​ ​part​ ​of​ ​a​ ​fast-growing​ ​entrepreneurial​ ​environment.​ ​Being​ ​at​ ​the​ ​cutting-edge  is​ ​our​ ​business,​ ​and​ ​you​ ​will​ ​be​ ​encouraged​ ​to​ ​continue​ ​developing​ ​the​ ​full-spectrum​ ​of​ ​your  design​ ​skill-set,​ ​whilst​ ​becoming​ ​an​ ​expert​ ​in​ ​the​ ​data​ ​visualisation​ ​tools​ ​of​ ​the​ ​future.  

Please​ ​include​ ​a​ ​link​ ​to​ ​your​ ​portfolio​ ​in​ ​your​ ​application.​ ​Applications​ ​without​ ​links​ ​will​ ​not​ ​be  accepted. 
 

KEY​ ​RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Lead​ ​design​ ​on​ ​key​ ​projects​ ​across​ ​the​ ​business 
  • Website​ ​UX​ ​and​ ​visual​ ​design  
  • Guardian​ ​of​ ​our​ ​visual​ ​brand​ ​identity  
  • Design​ ​of​ ​all​ ​marketing​ ​materials  
  • Story-telling​ ​using​ ​visualisations​ ​and​ ​animations 
  • Data​ ​visualisation​ ​(we​ ​can​ ​help​ ​with​ ​the​ ​'big'​ ​data)  
  • Prepare​ ​design​ ​presentations​ ​to​ ​clients  
  • Manage​ ​our​ ​design​ ​assets​ ​across​ ​all​ ​print​ ​and​ ​digital​ ​channels 
  • Manage​ ​multiple​ ​work​ ​streams​ ​and​ ​work​ ​with​ ​many​ ​key​ ​stakeholders 

 
REQUIREMENTS  

  • You​ ​have​ ​at​ ​least​ ​3-4​ ​years​ ​experience​ ​in​ ​a​ ​professional​ ​design​ ​environment  
  • You​ ​can​ ​make​ ​the​ ​complex​ ​simple,​ ​and​ ​tell​ ​engaging​ ​stories​ ​across​ ​mediums  
  • You​ ​are​ ​an​ ​expert​ ​with​ ​Sketch,​ ​InVision,​ ​and​ ​the​ ​standard​ ​modern​ ​designers​ ​toolkit  
  • You​ ​are​ ​comfortable​ ​with​ ​front-end​ ​coding​ ​(HTML,​ ​CSS,​ ​Javascript)  
  • You​ ​have​ ​a​ ​solid​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​brands,​ ​brand​ ​building,​ ​brand​ ​values​ ​and​ ​guidelines  
  • You​ ​have​ ​superb​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​typography​ ​and​ ​layout  
  • You​ ​are​ ​truly​ ​excited​ ​about​ ​applying​ ​your​ ​creative​ ​design​ ​skills​ ​to​ ​new​ ​problems  
  • You​ ​have​ ​experience​ ​with​ ​visualising​ ​large​ ​amounts​ ​of​ ​data​ ​(a​ ​plus)  
  • Your​ ​written​ ​and​ ​spoken​ ​English​ ​is​ ​excellent​ ​and​ ​you​ ​can​ ​communicate​ ​complex​ ​ideas​ ​at  the​ ​right​ ​level  
  • You're​ ​a​ ​flexible,​ ​open-minded​ ​and​ ​really​ ​nice​ ​person   

BENEFITS 

  • Challenging​ ​and​ ​interesting​ ​work  
  • Equity​ ​in​ ​a​ ​rapidly​ ​growing,​ ​funded​ ​start-up  
  • All​ ​the​ ​kit​ ​you​ ​need​ ​to​ ​do​ ​your​ ​job  
  • Central​ ​London​ ​office​ ​with​ ​all​ ​the​ ​usual​ ​perks  
  • A​ ​fun,​ ​highly-educated​ ​and​ ​growing​ ​team​ ​that​ ​trusts​ ​you​ ​and​ ​values​ ​your​ ​learning​ ​and  advancement  
  • Weekly​ ​training​ ​in​ ​the​ ​latest​ ​data​ ​science​ ​techniques,​ ​tools,​ ​and​ ​technologies.  
  • Unlimited​ ​holidays  
  • Competitive​ ​salary  

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