Creative Designer--Vibrant Media
Posted 16-09-2013, offered
About Vibrant Media
The leading in-content Ad platform that gets your brand discovered. www.vibrantmedia.co.uk.
Vibrant Media is the world’s leading provider of in-content contextual technology that gets brand content and advertising discovered across platforms. Vibrant gives top brand marketers the opportunity to deliver highly targeted, user-initiated advertising campaigns, within relevant text, images and Video. Vibrant only works with premium brand advertisers such as Microsoft, Unilever, P&G, Chrysler, Land Rover, BMW and Vodafone.
Vibrant is seeking a Creative Designer that will be responsible for the look and feel of our suite of online cross platform (Web & Mobile) advertising products, as well as the applications which support them. The ideal candidate will be able to conceptualize and design brand focused and unique cutting-edge interfaces as well as possess the technical ability to turn those concepts into fully functioning applications.
You will be enthusiastic, proactive and a talented designer with good front-end coding skills. You have pixel perfect attention to detail, you can really think about the user experience when bringing creativity to their designs and you can understand a clients objectives and offer a unique solution. You thrive on design challenges and want to show off your super sharp design skills though the Premium brands we work with.
You have a passion for design as well as the desire to embrace new trends and innovations to challenge the conventional.
We are looking for someone who can:
Design in Photoshop and then build unique creative Flash/HTML/HTML 5 non standard IAB Banners, Home page take overs, Unique Brand canvas creative’s and apps, websites and microsites that work with big brand content
Understand campaign strategy and ideation who can design with the end user in mind
Design and build prototypes and demos for new or existing products
Maintain existing products by implementing new features and fixing bugs as needed
Create dynamic interfaces fed by live, server-generated content or XML
Work with Vibrant’s existing templitised formats to provide advertisers with the right solution for their brand objectives
Create, update, maintain and improve Vibrant corporate websites
Video editing and corporate video/reel production. Post production effects
Produce Print and web concepts and collateral for Marketing.
Create PowerPoint presentations/templates and email newsletters and their assets for events and sales pitches.
Maintain and update the Vibrant media corporate site when required.
Work closely with members of all departments, primarily Sales, Marketing and Technology, to gather project specs and deployment procedures.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
3 years of experience with using Software Skills: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Flash
Technical Skills: HTML, HTML 5, ActionScript, XHTML, CSS.
Ability to integrate dynamic content such as RSS Feeds and search API results into a web page or Flash application
Excellent problem solving and communication skills
Agile creative mentality and positive attitude towards working on ever changing evolving products
Ability to work to tight deadlines and communicate transparently with a demanding sales team
Understanding of video compression, editing and effects
mySQL database experience a plus
Preferred experience with server-side technologies such as .PHP, .ASP, ASP.NET, AJAX, MySQL, and SQL Server a plus
Experience with Flash Video, Flex & Flash Media Server a plus
After Effects skills
Please include a link to your portfolio on your CV.
Why join us?
If the amazingly colorful open plan office, with large eat-in kitchen and terrace facilities isn’t enough to tempt you, please read on for some additional reasons to join this progressive team. You will be working in an International environment, for a technology company who prides its success on innovation. We work hard to be successful but we also know how to have fun, our social club arranges team events on a regular basis so we can enjoy our successes. If you are keen to be part of a team who is passionate about delivering advertising that consumers love, then visit our career page at www.vibrantmedia.co.uk/careers to learn more.