Job Title – Production Designer
Location – Near Irvine, CA
Onsite, Salaried, Direct Hire
Salary – DOE
Job Summary of the Production Designer position
Integr8staff seeks a skilled Production Designer to produce final design files for all print and digital assets including executing design layouts for digital banners, print ads, out-of-home, website/app assets, social content and more.
Responsibilities of the Production Designer position
Preparing assets and design files according to specification guidelines.
Building out existing creative designs that meet client brand standards, art director/designer’s creative vision, and project specifications.
Partnering with art directors, designers and copywriters to manage file changes.
Implementing design and copy changes to files quickly and accurately.
Proactively suggesting improvements to ensure technical design standards are met or enhanced.
Preparing final files and pre-flighting work prior to release to ensure final quality assurance is flawless and error-free.
Taking ownership and priority management of one’s own project tasks ensuring timely execution.
Maintaining an organized file management system and server according to guidelines.
Contribute to original design projects outside of file production.
Well versed in Keynote, applying design esthetic to creating presentation decks
Partnering with Creative Resource Manager to mitigate and escalate work issues that impact project deadlines.
Requirements of the Production Designer position
3-5 years related design and production design experience a must
Degree in graphic design, visual communication or equivalent professional working experience
Skilled in typography, layout, and composition
Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize according to changing deadlines
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written form
Intuitive problem-solver with a can-do attitude
Learns equally from successes and failures
Strong MacOS computer skills
Expert proficiency in Adobe Cloud Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat), Keynote and PowerPoint
•knowledge of compositing and retouching in Photoshop required
Knowledge of pre-flight production process
Bilingual a plus, but not mandatory
Updated resume is required for consideration. Only Local candidates will be considered - Position does not offer relocation or visa sponsorship.