Visual Designer

Are you the new visual talent that we're looking for?

About The Role

The Garage is looking for an experienced Visual / UI designer to join our team in Amsterdam. Visual design is the heartbeat of our design practice. Our designers identify user needs, interpret client challenges, and develop concepts that unify our products and services. Visual designers work collaboratively with other experts, absorbing the project’s needs, creating concepts, and evolving the client’s brand in an engaging way.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Translate ideas, concepts and client requirements into visual concepts, prototypes and high-fidelity user interfaces
  • Articulate story and vision clearly in the service of our discipline
  • Advance Visual Design as a discipline and a practice, including The Garage brand
  • Create and maintain design systems for a perfect handover to developers
  • Design awesome animations that give concepts that extra schwung
  • Explain, discuss, and justify design decisions eloquently. Give effective feedback and direction to other team members.
  • Lead client presentations

What you’ll bring

As Visual Designer, you’ll be supporting conceptual development, overall direction, and delivery of visual design artifacts. You’ll have a strong appreciation for interaction design, the ability to elegantly adapt designs across devices, and an effortless presentation style that owns and sells pitches.

FOR THE ROLE OF VISUAL DESIGNER YOU ALSO HAVE

  • 8+ years of experience in visual design (UI/UX design & branding)
  • Experience with working for both corporations and agencies, especially in digital product development
  • Experience with working in lean start-up or agile product development
  • A solid understanding of user-centered design principles, design thinking and design systems
  • Experience in creating and/or maintaining design libraries/systems
  • Experience with animations and motion design (e.g. in Principle)
  • Fluent proficiency with design tools and prototyping, in any case Adobe, Sketch and Figma
  • Advanced Dutch and English proficiency, both written and spoken is essential for this role

What we offer

A brand new office in Amsterdam, an attractive salary based on your experience and responsibility & everything you need (tools, NS business card) & a great team!

Are you ready to take on this unique challenge?

Let us know who you are - we are looking forward to meeting you!

Apply now