Deloitte Senior Art Director - Seattle in Seattle, Washington

Senior Art Director - Seattle

You are a seasoned, skilled designer who can effortlessly shift between design-driven strategy and execution of the solution. You have mastered your craft in creative tools and act as the bridge between design management and production. Senior Art Directors oversee the day-to-day work and help to mentor other designers in the working team.

As one of the largest global creative consultancies, our designers tackle anything and everything for our clients. We imagine the future of healthcare, define the landscape of digital retail, and craft the vision for connected smart cities. With business and technical acumen built into the DNA of Deloitte, you will see your design comes to life in the marketplace. As a creative, you will have unlimited opportunities to become a subject matter expert in technologies, build a network across industry sectors, and work with some of the biggest brands in the world.

Work You ll Do:

Act as the lead designer for high-visibility, Fortune 100 clients

Understand how to shift and elevate your client s digital brand standards

Build highly aesthetic and functional design systems which serve the creative vision, the business strategy, and, above all, the needs of the user

Ensure all design documentation including digital style guides, component libraries, and client-facing design artifacts is created holistically with the client vision and cross-functional needs

Forecast project opportunities and architect approaches to deliver the work

Provide practiced, constructive art direction to junior designers

Integrate with other senior cross-functional teammates (UX, Development, Engagement Managers, and Business Technology Analysts) in pursuit of producing best-in-industry creative for both internal and client-facing projects

Present the creative work and expertly articulate the team s design process directly to the client

Create and facilitate creative workshops for our clients

Proactively vocalize and inspire improvements to our creative processes and capabilities to better our craft

The team

Commercial Excellence & Experience

Our Commercial Excellence & Experience team focuses on designing and implementing sales and service experiences, capabilities, and architectures to bring customer strategies to life. Our ambition is to be the best in the world at driving customer transformation through the development of clever commercial strategies, distinctive experiences, and the application of digital technologies. We help make the creative digital consultancy real and in doing so, make new markets.

Professionals will serve our clients through the following types of work:

  • Sales Excellence & Service Excellence | delivers sales and service strategies and plans, operating model definition, incentive design and implementation, and operations support for digitally-enabled sales, channel, and customer service capabilities

  • Digital Experience | creates engaging omni-channel digital experiences across web, mobile, AR/VR, voice, gesture, IoT, and video

  • Flexible Consumption | the commercial strategy, operating model definition, and capability delivery of subscription/flexible consumption business models

  • Digital Foundry | a flexible, end-to-end delivery model emphasizing innovation and disruption

  • DigitalMix | an integrated set of platforms to enable business re-platforming

You Bring:

Industry experience includes

o5 years of related design experience; Working deep in the trenches with cross-functional teams on diverse agency or product design

o2 years of mentoring and guiding junior designers

Your online portfolio

oConveys a diverse application of style and an elevated creative vision

oDemonstrates solid design judgement and an ability to solve nebulous design problems

oShowcases your projects with a breadth of diverse clients and business challenges

oDemonstrates a deep understanding of digital brand and how that is applied across a multi-platform digital solution

oFocuses on your guiding design and experience principles

oAbility to work in step with multi-disciplinary team leaders

Experience with

oCreating design systems for enterprise level experiences

oCrafting icons and other custom illustrations for experiences

oWorking in a variety of digital focused design applications like Sketch, Adobe XD, Principle, Framer, etc.

oWeb optimization principles and other production methods

The ability to

oApproach design challenges with and open mind and ability to navigate difficult working relationships

oSet the standard for pixel perfect design files and design management hygiene

oOrganize and self-direct to get things done, delegating to junior designers to execute

oCommunicate your ideas in an efficient, persuasive manner

oWork independently and in groups as needed

oExperiment with emerging technology / design trends, tools and methods

oA consistent passion for learning and pursuing your craft and guiding others how to fulfill their own potential

Bonus points for

oExperience working in the agile methodology

oQualitative and quantitative research methodologies

oUsability and experience testing methodologies

oBrand development and application

oExperience working in a consulting environment

oParticipation in the wider design community and connections with creative organizations such as AIGA, Creative Mornings, etc

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at


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