Entry-level graphic designer

Posted: Jan 7, 2022

ENTRY-LEVEL GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Convergent Science is an innovative, rapidly growing software company in the engineering simulation market. We are seeking a highly creative and well-rounded graphic designer to join our team in Madison, WI. 

 

Our ideal candidate is someone who is skilled at taking creative concepts and marketing messages and converting them into eye-catching visual pieces that engage viewers and effectively deliver our B2B message. Candidates should be able to craft creative, visually compelling messages equally well in both print and digital media. We are looking for someone passionate about and proficient at typography and design who can work comfortably on anything from ads for a social media campaign to multi-page technical white papers?approaching each with the same creativity, zeal, and attention to craftsmanship.

 

We are a small and dedicated team within a larger global engineering firm. While our content is often highly technical, the Creative Operations team (part of the larger Marketing team) is responsible for converting that content into award-winning design and marketing pieces that inspire our existing customers and engage potential clients. Our team is spread across offices in Madison; Baltimore; Houston; Linz, Austria; and Pune, India. Thus, our ideal candidate must be excellent at both verbal and visual communication and comfortable collaborating virtually with a geographically diverse team.

 

Upcoming graduates and entry-level designers with 0-3 years of experience are highly encouraged to apply for this position. Work will be conducted under the guidance and mentorship of the Creative Operations team lead and other senior members of the Creative Operations team.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Design and production of marketing materials for web and social media 

  • Design and production of print and digital materials for sales enablement 

  • Information graphic design for presentations, training materials, and documentation

  • Identity design and support of existing identity elements

  • Design and production assistance on Creative Operations team projects and projects from other teams company-wide

 

Other duties, depending on experience and interest, may include:

  • Design and production of motion graphic elements (intros/outros, lower-thirds, etc.) as well as longer-format explainer pieces

  • Assist in the overall maintenance of various social media channels

  • UI/UX design

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Ability to work competently in any part of the Adobe Suite

  • A strong command of typography as it applies to both single- and multi-page print media as well digital media and animation

  • Ability to visually communicate complex and technical concepts creatively and beautifully with a high degree of craft

  • Ability to work equally well collaboratively and independently

  • Rigorous asset and project file management skills

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE 

  • Bachelor of Arts or equivalent degree in graphic design

 

BENEFITS

  • Paid holidays and paid time off

  • Paid time off for company-approved volunteer activities

  • 401k with employer match

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance

  • Short- and long-term disability insurance and life insurance

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

To apply, send the following to Carolyn Noltemeyer at [email protected]:

  • Link to a curated portfolio showing your best design work in print and digital media

  • A well designed cover letter and resume in PDF format that showcase your design and typography skills. Please include any salary requirements in your cover letter.

 

ABOUT CONVERGENT SCIENCE

Convergent Science is an innovative, rapidly expanding computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software company. Our flagship product, CONVERGE, is a revolutionary CFD software package with truly autonomous meshing capabilities that eliminate the grid generation bottleneck from the simulation process. Convergent Science is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, and has offices in the United States, Europe, and India. For more information, visit convergecfd.com.

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