Senior Designer

New York, United States Full-time

Senior Designer

About us

ERGO Interactive is a market leader in hyper-personalized, customer journey design. We’re looking for an exceptional Senior Designer with an impressive digital background (email experience a plus!) to join our team and help to 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 Senior Designer needs to be a player/coach, able to generate high-level strategic discussions and partnerships at the client level, as well as mentor junior designers and collaborate closely with cross-discipline partners.

  • Design customer-first work that inspires and engages across platforms and devices
  • Constantly strive for better, more innovative and differentiated brand solutions
  • Use data to lead your design thinking and be fluent in creating user-friendly data visualizations
  • Lead projects from ideation to implementation
  • Create pixel-perfect work of award-winning caliber
  • Proactively track trends in branding, design, email, web, UX and social media
  • Ensure we deliver pixel-perfect work to our clients
  • Clearly and confidently present the big ideas and the smallest details to internal team, clients and prospects
  • Take full ownership of projects from conception to completion
  • Actively manage junior members of the team, guiding them through work and ensuring deadlines are met with excellence 

What you’ll bring to us

  • A Bachelor’s degree in design (or a similar field)
  • 3-5 years of digital design experience at an agency, publisher or brand
  • Ability to report and feedback tasks and client briefings to Associate Directors and Directors
  • Full ownership and accountability on all assigned projects
  • An impressive portfolio of work across platforms and channels
  • An expert understanding of the Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Understanding of layer comps for email design
  • Ability to create and edit templates
  • Fluency in web production and the capabilities within digital channels
  • Able to consistently communicate and escalate to leadership where needed
  • An open mind and collaborative approach
  • Ability to work through grey areas to get to the best strategic and creative solution
  • Left and right brain working in tandem
  • Professionalism and a confident, collaborative approach to client-facing and colleague interactions
  • The ability and warmth to inspire clients and earn their trust in presentations and workshops
  • 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

Perks

  • A comprehensive career development program and training
  • Gym membership
  • Bagel Fridays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Office bar cart, daily produce, 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
  • Fun company outings and events
  • Very cool industrial-style Greenwich Village studio space

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