San Jose, CA, United States
Cad, Design, It
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WSP is currently initiating a search for a creative, highly motivated, collaborative Graphic Designer
for our San Jose, California
project office. The candidate will lead overall graphic design and production layout for a variety of short and long format documents such as reports, procedures, presentations, and other communications collateral including web pages. In collaboration with managerial and technical staff, the candidate will create visual graphics to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate our partners, clients, and the public. This role is an integral member of our project team and will be heavily involved in overall document creation and management.
In addition, this candidate will also provide graphic support to the regional marketing team for a variety of small and large revenue-generating pursuits such as proposals, presentations and other communication collateral. Successful candidate will be accountable and responsible for meeting deadlines and following through on commitments; display proven success working in a fast-paced, multiple deadline environment; demonstrate capabilities to provide informational graphics to convey and support strategic documents and presentations and work with team on storyboarding and content development. Leadership skills are a must in this role, and strong, effective written and verbal communication and organizational skills are required and a strong attention to detail. The candidate must interact professionally with company leadership, marketing staff and a diverse group of planning, engineering and other technical professionals.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Create overall visual concept and layout of documents, web pages, and presentations within project document design and brand guidelines
Develop innovative visual aspects that will contribute to engaging documents, web pages, and presentations
Display information as a full package, as well as work on individual graphics to be placed within the communication medium
Provide informational graphics to convey and support strategic documents and presentations and work with team on storyboarding and content development
Translate business and technical information into charts and graphics
Collaborate with large multi-disciplinary teams including project leadership and a diverse group of planning, engineering and other technical professionals
Accountable and responsible for meeting deadlines and following through on commitments with attention to detail
Independent work within a team structure, self-checking, and adherence to a high standard of quality
Work in a fast-paced, multiple deadline environment
Work with a variety of computer software and desktop publishing and presentation programs
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Bachelor’s Degree in Art, Design, Graphic Design, or related field
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a service-related business with direct graphic design (layout and creating graphics) experience
Fluency in English
Fluency in software including: Adobe Creative Cloud programs (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop); Microsoft Visio, PowerPoint, Acrobat, SharePoint, ArcGIS, Blue Beam
Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
Strong layout design sense, and creativity with the integration of color, typography, photography and illustrative and graphic elements
Strong, effective written and verbal communication and organizational skills
Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products
A/E/C industry experience
Experience working with 3D and 4D graphics and visualization programs
Strong working knowledge of four-color printing process and ability to pre-flight, collect files and archive materials
About WSP USA
WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?
The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
Website : http://www.wsp.com/en-GL
Together WSP and GENIVAR are one of the world’s leading engineering and design consultancies. We provide services to transform the built environment and restore the natural environment. We have 14,500 employees, based in more than 300 offices, across 35 countries, on every continent.