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Lead Graphic Designer

Apply NowApply Later NOTE: We have a new application system, please create a new account if you have not done so yet when applying. Job ID 7120868820220501 Location Burbank, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jun. 30, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

Graphic Designers at Disney are creative problem solvers who look to collaborate inclusively throughout the design process to craft exceptional creative work. The Graphic Design discipline is within our Creative team in Design Services. This team delivers creative content that goes into 10+ unique brands and 90+ consumer- facing websites/apps as well as hundreds of enterprise products.

We expect a Lead Graphic Designer to work on multiple projects simultaneously, both from the ground up and optimizing existing solutions, with an in-depth knowledge about the latest design trends and technologies. S/he is passionate about creating best-in-craft creative using strong skills in branding, typography, color, iconography, and/or illustration skills

Job Overview-Internal :

Graphic Designers at Disney are creative problem solvers who look to collaborate inclusively throughout the design process to craft exceptional creative work. The Graphic Design discipline is within our Creative team in Design Services. This team delivers creative content that goes into 10+ unique brands and 90+ consumer- facing websites/apps as well as hundreds of enterprise products.

We expect a Lead Graphic Designer to work on multiple projects simultaneously, both from the ground up and optimizing existing solutions, with an in-depth knowledge about the latest design trends and technologies. S/he is passionate about creating best-in-craft creative using strong skills in branding, typography, color, iconography, and/or illustration skills

Responsibilities :

  • You will be responsible leading and inspiring project teams
  • You apply your strategic thinking and creativity to build compelling designs that fulfill users’ needs for our consumer-facing products
  • You will define creative content for app and web experiences for consumer and enterprise products
  • You will collaborate with a diverse set of partners, including creative partners like graphic designers, motion designers, and content designers
  • You will be a point of contact to coordinate requirements with stakeholders
  • You will collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders and will work closely with teammates to craft design solutions
  • You will be responsible for presenting design work to partners and stakeholders
  • Your design work sets an example for other designers to follow
  • You will be responsible for mentoring and growing fellow graphic designers and their skills on the Design Services Creative Team

Basic Qualifications :

As an applicant to this role, we ask that your portfolio demonstrates:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 7+ years of relevant industry experiences
  • You have strong experience in strategic and conceptual graphic design, spanning branding, typography, color, iconography, and/or illustration
  • You have a strong understanding of brand guidelines and best practices in graphic design
  • You have an expert understanding of user-centered design principles and best practices
  • You are a self-motivated, problem solver with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • You can communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively
  • You are hungry for innovation, eager to challenge the status quo
  • You have a strong interest in and aptitude for learning new technologies and design skills
  • You have a strong work ethic, are reliable, adaptable, and work well with others
  • You have the ability to design within brand guidelines and contribute to design language
  • You understand what it means to design from systems-perspective
  • You have expert knowledge of design tools such as Figma and the Adobe Creative Suite

About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

Disney Streaming Technology LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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