Visual Designer Job Description

This Visual Designer job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The Visual Designer job description, its requirements, and responsibilities, given in this template can be modified according to the specific need of your company.

 

 

The primary job role of a Visual Designer is to:

  • Design original graphics by using drawing applications or painting by hand
  • Combine various typography fonts, shapes, and colors for the purpose of improving the user experience
  • Collaborate with internal teams for the purpose of defining user interface requirements

Visual Designer Job Description

We are hiring a Visual Designer for shaping and maintaining the user interface design of our products. You will be working with our team of product managers, designers, and engineers to ensure that our branding remains appealing and consistent. Your ultimate goal will be designing for aesthetically-pleasing products that will engage our target audience and promote our brand.

In order to succeed in this role, you must have the ability to convey information and messages through graphics, illustrations, and patterns. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Visual Arts, Design or a related field
  • Prior experience as a UI Designer, Visual Designer or a similar role
  • Exceptional aesthetic skills along with the ability to combine various fonts, colors, and layouts into a pleasant combination
  • Experience with digital sketching and image editing software (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)
  • Sound knowledge of CSS, HTML, and JavaScript
  • Ability to perform within tight deadlines while working in a fast-paced team environment
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for visual details
  • A creative mind with a problem-solving attitude

Responsibilities

  • Designing original graphics by using drawing applications or painting by hand
  • Combining various typography fonts, shapes, and colors for the purpose of improving the user experience
  • Collaborating with internal teams for the purpose of defining user interface requirements
  • Developing models and prototypes for using in various products so as to maximize aesthetic consistency
  • Presenting rough drafts to key stakeholders and/or product managers for the purpose of gaining approval
  • Applying sketching techniques, like contrasts and gradients for enhancing digital images
  • Refining illustrations by using visual design software
  • Brainstorming new ideas, graphics, and layouts
  • Staying up-to-date with industry developments and design application changes