Graphic Designer at Motorola Solutions
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At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.
Department OverviewOn any given day, every moment matters to someone, somewhere. And every moment, Motorola Solutions' innovations, products, and services play essential roles in people's lives. We keep utility workers connected and visible to each other with real-time voice and data communication across the smart grid. And we provide the situational awareness first responders need when a moment brings catastrophe. We do this by connecting them to seamless communication networks, applications and services, by providing them with real-time information, and by arming them with intuitive, nearly indestructible radios and devices. We help people be their best in the moments that matter. This is our purpose.
Our Global Marketing and Brand Teams are in search of a Graphic Designer to work in both digital and print media who is highly-skilled in Adobe Creative Suite, Office Suite and Google Suite.
You will drive creative storytelling concepts through your passion for visual design, experience in collaborative work environments and your effective communication skills. Attention to detail is key and you will deliver impactful and beautiful designs with the utmost quality. You will ensure all projects align with our business needs and brand voice and style.
*We are open to all candidates throughout the United States with Chicago being our preference*
You must possess a mix of creative and technical skills but attention to detail is critical to this role. You will review and edit copy, create layouts and design to ensure brand standards across color, font, production quality including CMYK, RBG, spot color and more. You will be responsible for scale, cropping, clipping and retouching. You need to understand resolution, color values, size accuracies and the basic principles of design.
You are meticulous and a problem-solver with a sharp eye for the smallest details. You are an excellent communicator and collaborator. You know how to handle deadlines and must have the ability to manage tasks under stress. You will be the final checkpoint for all projects prior to production.
Translate concepts into visual storytelling, wireframes and creative concepts.
Work within MSI-established design guidelines and collaborate with team members to ensure consistency across designs. At the same time, explore new executions of the brand.
Prepare and present work to internal teams including senior leadership.
Be a primary creative voice and advocate of the Motorola Solutions brand.
Present and defend creative work to marketing and corporate teams.
Ensure quality, visual and brand standards are met.
Lead the creative design and execution of presentations, brochures, emails, trade show graphics, icons and illustrations.
Collaborate and brainstorm with business partners to understand, identify and collect requirements to creatively execute design concepts.
Inspire and bring new ideas to the team through creative thought leadership.
Direct creative work of marketing materials designed by contractors, agencies and internal designers to adhere to brand design guidelines.
Provide solutions based on research and sharing of current trends that will elevate our design.
Function, adapt and succeed in a constantly changing, fast paced environment.
Bring a positive attitude and motivation to deliver the highest quality assets.
Respond positively and calmly to shifting priorities, demands and timelines.
Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Graphic Design
Proficient in Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint, Google Suite
Knowledge and experience of illustration, infographic, and icon design principles.
Practical knowledge in LightRoom, Adobe Acrobat, FinalCut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Dreamweaver.
Knowledge of Premiere Pro and After Effects a plus
Strong organizational skills in maintaining files, file naming and version control.
Superior communication skills.
Excellent project management skills; organized and able to multitask and work under short deadlines.
High energy: a desire to learn and a drive to excel.
Passionate and motivated team player.
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Travel RequirementsUnder 10%
Position TypeNew Grad
Referral Payment PlanNo
Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.