ZoCo is looking for a Designer that takes immense pride in their work, but can handle feedback and work under fast-paced timelines without sacrificing quality. Our ideal candidate has professional goals, integrity in both work and personality, and drive to deliver the best product possible. They are eager to learn and have the ability to make thorough and thoughtful design decisions that consider both user and client needs. They are willing to help where needed and eager to try new things for the good of the team—even in roles outside of their everyday. This team member works well with others and is able to articulate the impact of their design choices. This role works closely and frequently collaborates with our account team but is also detail-oriented and able to set timelines for their tasks and meet them. They will be a ZoCo ambassador and show team pride both in and out of the studio.    

Though ZoCo is a multi-faceted design studio requiring team members to work on a wide variety of projects, a strong visual portfolio with a focus on digital projects will be important for selection. Ideal candidates will also be able to showcase a strong understanding of conceptual design thinking and beautiful craftsmanship.

Professional Qualifications

  • 4-year degree
  • 1-2 years of agency experience is preferred
  • Proven experience excelling in digital design is required
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills are required
  • Excellent visual and conceptual design skills are preferred
  • Meticulous attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills required
  • Ability to quickly navigate complex design challenges required
  • Ability to ask relevant questions in the moment as new information is being shared required
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving skills required

Job Responsibilities

  • Understands project requirements
  • Participates in and support facilitating client workshops
  • Conducts brand and competitive market research
  • Creates conceptual designs that provide clients with clear and unique visual directions
  • Regularly ideate, sketch, and present thoughtful visuals
  • Collaborates with strategists to develop a deep understanding of user needs and pain points through various research methodologies
  • Translates research themes into easy to understand design concepts
  • Delivers clean, visually consistent designs with an understanding of standard user interface concepts and processes
  • Regularly present and share design decisions and conceptual direction with internal teams and the client
  • Collaborates with design peers and provides thoughtful feedback and discussion
  • Creates thoughtful and attractive designs ready for implementation
  • Regularly draws or represents design thinking to quickly communicate conceptual thought process (show, don’t tell)
  • Thinks strategically as well as aesthetically—actively driving smart solutions
  • Stays up to date with design trends, thinking, and best practices
  • Produces final design deliverables (logos, print materials, interfaces, etc)

Think you can hang? We’d love to hear from you. Share your information with us at: hello@zocodesign.com