Star is a global consultancy that connects strategy, design, engineering and marketing services into a seamless workflow devised to support our clients every step of the way—no matter how long or complex their journey. We anchor everything we do in clear and compelling endgames, which in turn enable our strategists, designers, and engineers to create useful, scalable products and solutions. We are 750 strategists, designers, engineers and marketers in 12 locations around the world, and we are here to make every great idea, every great person and every great company shine. That is why we’re called Star.
Star is a rapidly growing leader in the fields of strategy, design, and engineering. Over the last 12 years, our global teams have brought over 500 new products to market that are impacting the lives of over 500 million users.
We are looking for an outstanding Web Designer who is passionate about user-centered design philosophy and cares about web design details. You should have a strong attention towards strategic, simple & smart design, and have a keen eye for a modernist approach to typography, information design and motion graphics. The right candidate should have experience working across digital media—web, environmental, social, product, and animation, as well as conceptual skills with identity design, iconography, and brand systems.
You will be primarily responsible for creating cutting-edge user experiences and the ability to help shape and implement website experiences blended with the storytelling and marketing strategies.
— 4+ years web design experience
— A ‘knock-our-socks-off’ portfolio showing a breadth of digital design capabilities and passion for compelling, novel approaches. It must include your involvement and how you contributed to solving specific business problems with functional, impactful design
— Proficient in web-based interaction design principles
— Visual design expertise and proficient in traditional design principles such as typography, color, and layout
— The ability to create multi channel experiences: desktop, mobile, tablet
— Understanding of how to evaluate your and stakeholder ideas
— Customer-facing experience: communicating, presenting, explaining and advocating your ideas
— Portfolio that represents your UX skills and processes
— Experience with creation of reusable and scalable component design systems
— Familiar with HTML5, CSS3, Responsive / fluid markup, Grid systems, Motion principles + animations, CSS frameworks
— Empathy and non-linear thinking
— Good spoken and written English level
— Great communication skills
— Interactive Design, Digital Design, New Media Design, Advertising Design
— Knowledge and experience collaborating with creative, marketing and web development teams to build effective websites
— Presentation and public-speaking skills
— Fast-paced, highly-collaborative, team-oriented
— Be familiar with website analytics
Nice to have:
— Skills in photography and videography are a plus
— Continually optimize Star’s website performance and contribute into website strategy development
— Maintain Star quality, branding all web platforms and initiatives. Use, promote, and amend design guidelines, best practices, and standards
— Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
— Use design strategies that maximize conversion of website visitors to quality sales leads
— Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to the storytelling
— Consume user research, evaluate user feedback and web analytics, and adjust designs accordingly
— Manage and maintain digital asset library using shared services
— Design other marketing/digital marketing and advertising materials as needed
Star offers a competitive and rewarding salary and benefits package as well as an intellectually and creatively stimulating work environment. You will find professional flexibility, new ways of working and unique international travel opportunities.