Amazon.com Visual Designer - Amazon Prime Video in London, United Kingdom
Amazon Prime Video is changing the way people watch movies and TV shows. Prime Video is the first streaming service in the world to win a best TV series Golden Globe (we’ve won two) as well an Oscar (we’ve won three). Let’s not forget about that BAFTA. We’re not taking our foot off the gas in 2017 - we’re now available in 242 countries and territories and we’re dramatically increasing the selection of our original TV series and films with collaborators such as Ridley Scott, Matthew Weiner, and David O. Russell.
Amazon Prime Video is seeking a talented visual designer who can leverage their expertise in delivering innovative advertising experiences that support the Prime Video benefit across a wide range of platforms including game consoles, connected TVs, mobiles devices and the web. The designer will be responsible for creating a variety of online and offline assets (e.g. flyers to direct mail, display advertising graphics to emails and so on) to delight customers and drive engagement through thoughtful visual design.
We are looking for a designer with a proven record of analytical rigor, creative problem solving and flawless execution. The successful candidate must have a proven track record of customer-centric design and have the ability to deliver clean, on-brand designs based on existing style guides, best practices and brand guidelines. The ideal candidate would be highly motivated, self-directed, enthusiastic person who works well under pressure and can thrive in a deadline driven atmosphere. This position requires intrinsic design abilities, typographic skills, digital expertise, and acute attention to detail. Not only should this person have the technical skills and a killer portfolio to back it up, he/she should showcase the ability to function as a conceptual thinker that can contribute to larger multi-channel campaigns. The ability to manage multiple projects and communicate with key stakeholders is essential.
Create iterative and beautiful design solutions driven by data, whilst exploring exciting bolder new approaches
Understand and respond to marketing campaign performance data (metric tests, usability studies), and steer the direction of future creative based on these learnings
Manage time effectively, meet deadlines and communicate needs and trade-offs if you, or your schedule is in jeopardy
Regularly look outward to identify opportunities for improvement and to incorporate advancements in Prime Video’s visual language
Programmatically seek inspiration outside of the business, harvesting emerging and innovative practices and rapidly testing their impact
Develop and consciously evolve templates that allow Prime Video to standardize and scale repeated processes and re-deploy time saved towards bold & innovative activity
Manage design documentation, style guides and specifications to positively impact the customer experience and the overall design language of Amazon Video worldwide
Experience & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or equivalent professional experience required
Multiple years of professional experience working as a visual or graphic designer essential
Strong understanding of commercial creativity, brand development, the digital landscape and multichannel marketing concepts
Knowledge of marketing fundamentals and ability to implement them to create dial moving creative experiences
Ability to work with highly technical teams and handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
· Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite with a proven design ability, typographic skills, acute attention to detail, strong organisational skills
Self-starter who is a customer-obsessed, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic team player
An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating strong visual design skills and advertising experience across a range of media including online, mobile and print is a requirement for application
Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Unwavering attention to detail and a strong sense of ownership
Proven ability to work cross-team, lead the design process, and synthesise feedback and input from stakeholders
The ability to manage ambiguity, work autonomously, and multi-task
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
All offers are conditional on references, verification of the right to work in the UK, and successful background screening check. This will include previous employment verification, qualification verification (if relevant) and a basic criminal check. Further details of this policy/procedure will be sent to you along with your conditional offer.
AMZR Req ID: 476464
External Company URL: www.amazon.com