SparkCognition, named top 20 on CNBC’s Top 50 Disruptors of 2017, is one of the fasting growing AI companies in the world. Our technology is deployed across dozens of enterprise environments with some of the largest global organizations, covering O&G, utility, manufacturing, finance, government, defense, and aerospace.
SparkCognition cares about its team members, invests in their development, supports their needs, and rewards their creativity and initiative. This role will provide you the opportunity to supercharge your career trajectory. SparkCognition is well funded and our growth is driven by customer demand from the likes of Boeing, Verizon, Honeywell, Invenergy, Dover Energy Automation, Flowserve, the US Air Force, and many others.
Are you an artist? Are you passionate about creating beautiful works of art? Are you relentless in perfecting your designs and infusing them with beauty and usability? If so, SparkCognition would like you to join our team.
As a graphic artist, you’ll work within our in-house design team to ensure SparkCognition presents itself as a world-class leader in the artificial intelligence space. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who wants to work as part of a skilled team to make a meaningful, creative, and lasting impact.
What you will do:
Ability to plan ahead and manage multiple projects at once while still achieving quality and deadline objectives.
Work experience should include designing and writing content that focus on how to position and sell products in a variety of vertical markets.
Ability to facilitate collaborative, cross-functional decision-making processes to simplify complex problems and translate analysis into practical action plans
Evaluate the look and feel of any communication piece and provide alternative solutions, lateral thinking to stretch boundaries and redefine creativity
Provide print-ready artwork: oversee production of print material when necessary
Effectively communicate and articulate thoughts and creative ideas both verbally and in writing
Has a strong influencing, negotiation and communication skills (written, verbal, presentation) with the ability to be a thought partner/ coach to internal team and stakeholders
Has a strong portfolio demonstrating a passion for design and skill in visual communication
Is aware of current design trends, has the judgment to know when adoption of these trends is appropriate (rather than fashionable)
Actively participates in the creative process by asking questions, voicing opinion, and effectively collaborate with stakeholders to determine project needs
Critical success factors
- Have a diverse portfolio with 2+ years design experience within an agency or related industry
- Strong working knowledge of graphics and design fundamentals
- Advanced skills in Photoshop and InDesign on a Mac OSX platform. Knowledge of Illustrator, Microsoft Office Suite and PowerPoint.
- Develop HTML email and landing page templates from scratch
- Super high level of attention to detail
- Ability to manage a diverse workload
- Knowledge and ability to design in WordPress
- Motion graphics experience is a plus
- Google App Engine
- Team based development experience
- Eager learner
- High energy