JOB: Senior Interactive Designer - AOL Video, AOL, Dulles, VA OR Rockefeller Center, New York, Fulltime
4 May 2007 - 8:57am
Come join the new AOL!
AOL Video is looking for a Senior Interactive Designer to join our
Design Studio, located in Dulles, VA.
Uses advanced knowledge associated with bachelors degree or equivalent
*Approximately 3-5 years directly related experience in
*Acts as a recognized and active resource on design issues for others in
*Works directly with clients to solicit and translate client needs into
a product. Articulates this vision to design team and design progress of
*Identifies and addresses technical problems as they relate to visual
*Possesses strong screen design skills including execution of clean,
tight screen designs, and client relations skills
*Possesses a thorough understanding of interface design and skillful use
of design tools
*Possesses expert knowledge in a broad range of design/technical
industries including on-line, web, print, and CD-ROM
*Communicates complex design information in a project management context
*Designs and develops exciting cutting-edge screen treatments that
maintain the visual integrity of the project
*Possesses strong artistic design/artistic sensibilities and systems
*Works closely with the Design Director to create exciting visual
design, look and feel that supports and enhances the overall
experiential design while meeting AOL and client specifications in all
of the Design Department's visual executions
*Solves complex design problems through research, analysis and a strong
understanding of technology tools.
*Uses experience and analysis to develop creative and innovative
Candidate's portfolio should include award-winning design work for the
entertainment and media industries. Candidates should have 3-5 years
experience designing for the web and exhibit an expert knowledge of
interactive design. Candidates should be masters of digital design
software including Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash. An in-depth
understanding of HTML, CSS, and Action Script 2.0 is required.
Candidates' online portfolios should:
* Exhibit a mastery of graphic design fundamentals including layout
composition, color theory, typography, and logotype design.
* Exhibit a mastery of interaction design, including proven experience
designing Flash-, HTML-, and CSS-based websites and interfaces within
the entertainment category.
* Exhibit some experience with Content Management Systems and
large-scale templated websites.
* Exhibit success at translating media and entertainment brands online.
This position requires immediate availability. Due to Visa quantity
restrictions, we can only accept candidates who can legally work in the