Digital Production Artist

LOCATION: Minnetonka, MN

Our need is immediate, so reply without delay — with a current resume, a carefully- edited portfolio or link to samples of your work, and your salary expectations — to careers@razrhq.com

Overview

The Digital Production Artist works in the Production Studio of the Creative Department and collaborates with the Project Management teams to ensure creative execution and deliverables exceed established objectives. The Digital Production Artist utilizes HTML/CSS, Adobe Creative suite, Sketch, WordPress and other CMS platforms to build and deliver final files or assets to clients or vendors. The ideal candidate will have strong technical understanding of current interactive/web technologies and emerging design trends with the ability to deliver light design work—and even services, technologies and conceptual development as part of brainstorms.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate closely with creative directors, designers and developers
  • Code e-mails, banner ads and/or websites in HTML
  • Execute web site design changes in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch and XD and prepare for developers
  • Update content on existing WordPress sites
  • Prepare images for online and mobile applications
  • Make various formats of supplied artwork production-ready and resolve any artwork issues that arise during production
  • Provide image retouching, clipping paths and additional image manipulation
  • Execute a variety of graphic design elements and campaigns (banner ads, social media, content syndication)
  • Catalog and reference art for future projects
  • Follow a development timeline to ensure tasks are being completed on time
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise with both the creative team and developers

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Dreamweaver, InDesign), HTML, CSS,  Sketch, WordPress
  • Proficiency in PowerPoint a plus
  • Proficiency in Google Suite a plus
  • Creative eye for layout and composition, knowledge of typography
  • Ability to work with well-established brand guidelines, vendor specifications, technical specifications while developing best-in-class designs for digital and social platforms
  • Ability to work quickly with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to stay organized in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of digital and social media best practices
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Education and Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role in an advertising agency, in-house corporate marketing or publishing environment
  • Experience producing work within regulated environments such as the healthcare industry or financial services is preferred
  • Agency experience preferred
  • An impressive creative portfolio your work
  • Understanding of design principles (typography, layout, color and grid structures)

 

About Us

RAZR is a fast-growing marketing technology company headquartered in the Twin Cities, and we count some of the country’s most recognized brands among our clients. Working across a spectrum of industries including healthcare, medical technology, financial services, and wealth management, we help companies establish meaningful connections with the audiences who drive their businesses. We do this by combining smart strategy, compelling creative and a proprietary suite of engagement technology.

We pride ourselves on a warm and welcoming culture of passion and pride, built by an eclectic group of fun-loving people at a hassle-free location in the Twin Cities’ west metro.