Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer – Grass Valley

Required Skills and Background:

  • Using graphic design software produces graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, packaging and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as websites, apps, online and offline visual identity systems.
  • Creates graphic assets to support content to create a visually appealing final product.
  • Creates new design and improves existing designs for more effective presentation of products, including re-sizing ads and re-touching photography.
  • Creates and updates custom HTML email blasts.
  • Assists in creating press-ready files.
  • Makes minor updates to the website when needed.
  • Generates and manipulates graphic images, animations, text, and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia programs.
  • Assists in the organization of graphic assets and other production materials (This should encompass the tracking and organization of our translated brochures and ad materials).
  • Assist in the organization of graphic assets and other production materials.
  • AA Degree in Design preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 1-2 years experience in similar position.

Desired Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills both written and verbal.
  • Demonstrated detail-orientation and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of HTML.
  • Ability and understanding of how to prepare print files for press.
  • Proficient in creating animated GIF files and optimizing art for web banner ads.
  • Knowledge of implementing and utilizing UTM tracking codes.
  • Strong analytical ability with active listening skills.
  • Willingness to adapt to changing business needs and deadlines.
  • Possess a work ethic that includes neatness, punctuality, and accuracy. Exhibit a professional, business like appearance and demeanor.
  • Willingness to adhere to company policies and support management decisions and goals in a positive and professional manner.

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Life at AJA

A career at AJA Video Systems will be unlike any other you’re exploring. You’ll be challenged and inspired with creative design opportunities working in a beautiful Sierra Foothills location on a campus designed to facilitate learning, teamwork and innovation with products that are changing the broadcast and media landscape. Our location in Grass Valley is a paradise for people who enjoy the outdoors – hiking, fishing, white water rafting and kayaking, skiing, or camping.

We look for people interested in turning ideas into real products. Our products facilitate video and movie productions. We want people who are creative, out-of-the-box thinkers and who are tenacious problem-solvers.

The nearby Yuba is considered one of the most beautiful rivers in California. We are located an hour from Lake Tahoe, an hour from Sacramento, and about two hours from the Bay Area. Grass Valley also hosts multiple music festivals and is home for numerous artists, writers and musicians. Nevada City, our sister city, was recently voted one of the top ten small towns in the U.S. We have excellent schools including numerous charter schools that appeal to specific talents and interests of our community’s families.

Our Benefits

We offer competitive salaries and have a full range of benefits which include multiple health plan options, dental, vision, life and AD&D insurance, 125 Flexible Spending Accounts, and matching 401(k) plan.