Digital Production Artist

New York, United States Full-time

About us

ERGO Interactive is a market leader in data-driven, hyper-personalized, customer journey design. It’s a mouthful, but very cool stuff that is driving enormous returns for our blue-chip clients. The best way to explain it would be to envision you’re reading your favorite magazine, and with every page you turn and every issue you read, it becomes more relevant to you. We call it Smart Content™, and we’re looking for an exceptional Digital Production Artist to help lead our vision.

If you love using design to tell stories and thrive off smart, energetic people, you’ve just found your new home.

Please apply with your résumé, portfolio links and a thoughtful cover letter.

About the role

The Digital Production Artist owns developing final mechanical files from concept designs for digital production. You will execute client changes through rounds, mock-ups for client presentations and releases final digital files to vendors.

  • Partner with the experience design and content teams to maintain design integrity and ensure adherence to both brand and delivery specs
  • Revise creative files during round reviews based on client and internal edits, accurately and efficiently
  • Retouch photos, including color correction and image manipulation of all photography and art/assets for digital production
  • Follow print digital requirements for constructing files and building mock-ups
  • Ensure final files are accurate and error-free, including file construction, organization and prepping of files for digital output
  • Accurately release final digital files to agency vendors
  • Adhere to ever-changing deadlines while consistently delivering accurate rounds and final files for release
  • Remain up-to-date on the latest developments in software applications and digital technologies
  • Maintain digital archives of final files

What you’ll bring to us

  • A Bachelor’s degree in design (or a similar field)
  • 2 - 5 years of digital production experience at an agency, publisher or brand
  • Highly skilled and efficient in the use of Adobe CS Suite
  • Understanding of HTML5 and CSS3, and their impacts on design and functionality
  • Ability to create and edit templates
  • Solid photo retouching and image manipulation skills
  • Obsessive attention to detail and quality control
  • High-level understanding of graphic design, including page layout and typography - equal parts technical skill and design sensibility
  • Understanding of layer comps for email design
  • Highly organized with an ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities and simultaneously handle multiple projects with total accuracy and attention to detail
  • A deadline- and detail-oriented nature—you thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills—you’re open to listening to new ideas and take thoughtful action to bring them to life
  • The will to win with a lot of integrity and a sense of humor
  • The ability to help us win trivia night

 Perks

  • A comprehensive career development program and training
  • Choice of gym or CitiBike membership
  • Bagel Fridays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Office bar cart, healthy and unhealthy snacks, Nespresso
  • Pool table
  • Competitive vacation allowance
  • Company-paid office shut-down between Christmas and New Year’s Day
  • Health, vision & dental benefits
  • 401k plan
  • Referral bonus program
  • Pet-friendly office, including pet insurance
  • Fun company outings and events
  • Very cool industrial-style West Village studio space

The best perk? Our people. If you’re ready to join us, apply now!