Senior Visual Designer (Contract)

skydio

Contract Position

Summary

Skydio is seeking a Senior Visual Designer (Contract) to create high-quality visuals and presentations for their software and hardware products. The ideal candidate will have experience in concept design, UI design, and art direction, with a strong ability to turn written words into compelling mockups and art. This is a 3-month contract position requiring approximately 20 hours per week.

What you'll do

  • Produce high quality visuals and presentations for software and hardware products
  • Create presentations and visuals about people using software to do great things
  • Think narratively and create sequences that illuminate user stories through UI and other visuals
  • Drive a project from concept to execution
  • Maintain a simple, clean design aesthetic
  • Art direct photography, video, and illustration
  • Work iteratively and on fast deadlines
  • Use Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, and 3D rendering tools
  • Possess illustration skills and/or experience in art directing photorealistic 3D work

Requirements

  • You have a portfolio of presentations, storyboards, pitch decks or mockups with high quality visual design.
  • Conceptual ability - the ability to take written words and turn them into high quality mockups and art.
  • Firm understanding creating presentations and visuals about people using software to do great things. You use novel visual design to weave UI elements, hardware, and customers into easy to follow, inspiring user stories.
  • Ability to think narratively, creating sequences that illuminate user stories through the lens of UI mixed with other visuals (photography, video, motion graphics).
  • High level of craft, technical execution, and attention to detail.
  • Ability to drive a project from concept to execution while taking direction from the Design Director.
  • A simple, clean design aesthetic, excellent typographic skills, articulate presentation layouts.
  • Experience art directing photography, video and illustration.
  • Comfortable working iteratively (sketch, wireframe, visual design, final), and on fast deadlines (timelines are measured week-to-week).

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Location

San Mateo, California, United States

Contract Length

3-month contract

Compensation

The compensation for this position is not listed.

Keywords

adobe creative suite figma 3d rendering tools

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