Designer, New York
A creative, innovative thinker with a passion for well-planned, functional design of the highest quality that improves the experience of places.
City ID is a multi-disciplinary design team of urbanists, planners and designers with a global reputation for improving the experience of cities, places and transit systems. We are seeking a dedicated and self-motivated graduate Designer, or a Designer with some experience to join our team in our New York City studio.
We are looking for an individual that is passionate about developing solutions that improve the everyday experience of cities and places. In particular, we would like to meet candidates that are familiar with evidence-based design approaches and have an aptitude for working across print, digital media and who are interested in user experience (UX), service design and digital city technologies.
This is an exciting opportunity for a designer to work within a collaborative design team on the development of innovative design strategies and solutions relating to place brand, image, identity, wayfinding, transit information and communications projects.
_Involvement in all stages of the design process from conceptualization to artworking
_Design of communication concepts and development of information design products
_Support and assist in knowledge building research related to our area of specialism
_Assist design team in narrative building
_Present ideas to design team and collaborators
Experience and skills
_A degree in Graphic Design or related field
_Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite including Illustrator
_An open and positive personality
_Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
_Strong design aesthetic and attention to detail
_Focus on evidence-based and user-centered design
_Knowledge of GIS software, and an interest cartography would be advantageous
Projects are based throughout the U.S. and sometimes further afield. A willingness to travel is essential.
We’re interested in hearing from both recent graduates, and designers with some experience.
Please email a covering letter, resume and your portfolio to Alex Hendrie with Designer NYC in the subject line: email@example.com
Please note we can only consider candidates who are authorized to work in the U.S.