Visual Designer - Barcelona
Posted Mar 16th, 2016, offered
eDreams ODIGEO (www.edreamsodigeo.com) is one of the main distributors of online flights in the world (in terms of revenue) and one of the largest European e-commerce companies. Under its five brands - eDreams, GO Voyages, Opodo, Travellink and Liligo - it offers the best deals in regular and charter flights, low-cost airlines, hotels, cruises, car rental, holiday packages, travel insurance and stays of different duration to more than 16 million customers all over the world.
Our UX team is one of the largest in Spain, and we’re continuing to grow with a multi-disciplined team of 30 visual designers, ux designers, ux researchers, ux data analysts, and video producers. We recently moved to a newly refurbished office that’s centrally located in beautiful Barcelona. We have a UX lab that supports our ability to apply a customer focused and data-oriented approach to our overall process. We’re a fun-loving UX team who’s passionate about many things, including learning, sharing knowledge, innovation, and best-in-class user experiences.
We’re looking for a highly motivated and curious visual designer with a passion for creative problem solving. You’ll help evolve the brand and create attractive and engaging visual design solutions to reach customers across web, mobile, and print, in more than 44 countries. You’ll work closely with the Brand Communications team lead, while collaborating with other visual designers, various stakeholders and UX peers.
Create effective visual design solutions to support marketing and merchandising campaigns, newsletters, banner ads, social media and more, across offline, online and mobile marketing channels
Create on-brand design solutions that meet measurable business goals and requirements
Manage multiple requests from various internal teams on projects of varying length and complexity
Contribute to the evolution of our brand guidelines with fresh design approaches that reflect emerging trends in visual design
Provide guidance, design specifications and templates for accurate implementation of your designs
Stay connected to the larger UX team by sharing and applying knowledge
Support the evolution of visual design production processes
Identify opportunities to improve the quality and consistency of both you and your peers’ visual design output
Desired Skills and Experience
2-4 years of experience as a visual designer in a digital environment
Bachelor’s degree in design or equivalent professional experience
An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating your visual design capabilities
Proficiency in industry standard visual design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
Expert knowledge of image production for scalability across different mediums
Stays connected to visual design and technology trends
Expert visual design knowledge of color theory, typography, layout, photography usage, etc.
Strong organizational skills and acute attention to detail
Ability to present and defend visual design solutions
Process-oriented independent thinker who proactively identifies areas for improvement
Ability to manage multiple concurrent requests, communicate and negotiate trade-offs in a self-managed manner
English speaker with good written, verbal, and presentation abilities
Team player with a positive attitude and sense of humor
A background in brand, advertising or marketing
Experience designing for print
Illustration abilities with experience designing infographics and data visualisations
Experienced in producing motion graphics or animation
Awareness of UX design principles and techniques, including research, persuasive design, user interface design, etc.