PNI Media’s in-house creative agency, DSGNMarkTM, is looking for a Junior Digital Product Designer to work in our Vancouver, BC office.
DSGNMarkTM combines the graphic designer’s eye with the PNI platform to create product templates that offer users a wide variety of on-trend and customizable content.
The Digital Product Designers leverage their creative expertise in understanding the user and their experience with our products to translate it into graphic templates.
Key Accountabilities :
Create graphic artwork and visual material layouts in digital product templates for various printed products ensuring they are flexible enough to accommodate different size ratios and use cases.
Demonstrate originality through a range of design mediums - hand-done and digital illustrations, calligraphy, typography and animation.
Think creatively and use design knowledge to produce original ideas, concepts and template layouts
Apply design direction when provided and propose alternative solutions in a time-sensitive manner.
Work independently on own concepts and support the Senior Designers on more significant projects.
Occasionally work with existing designs and edit large numbers of templates in order to fit new needs and requirements.
Understanding of PNI product builder’s and ability to work with a limited number of assets (fonts, stock images)
Proof designs to ensure accuracy, quality work and technical file structure.
Comfortable working on multiple projects and sticking to tight deadlines when needed.
Participate in team and program activities to contribute to the development of DSGNMarkTM.
Skills and Knowledge Required :
1+ years of working experience in graphic design.
Diploma in Graphic Design.
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite : Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Adobe XD and MS Office.
Ability to use PC and MAC computer systems.
Skilled in concept development, layout design, colour theory and application usability.
Demonstrate a particular eye for editorial design and typefaces
Strong illustration skills.
Keen attention to detail and ability to work with detailed guidelines.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage time well to help the team hit deadlines.
Self-driven, proactive and the ability to adapt to changes when they occur.
Strong written and oral communication skills, a positive attitude, and a passion for design.
Ability to work independently and in a creative team environment.
A great attitude to constructive criticism and an eagerness to learn.
Previous experience designing and formatting products for print production is an asset.
Nice to have motion graphics skills.
Must have a relevant design portfolio and included in the job application to be reviewed.
What's it Like to Work at PNI?
At PNI, we never settle for status quo. We’re efficient but diligent. We never forget that our customers are our business.
We value teamwork. And above all, we know how to have fun. We love dogs, team excursions, video games, popcorn and foosball.
We celebrate our successes, and come together to hold charity and fitness events throughout the year. In addition to a fitness subsidy, mat leave top-ups, and a dog-friendly workplace, we offer our staff free fitness and yoga classes each week.
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Canada Top 100 Employers
BC's Top Employers
SME Canada Top Small & Medium Employers
BC's Top Technology Company
Profit 500 Company
PNI Digital Media offers on-demand, personalized print products, transaction processing, and order routing services to the world's largest retailers.
We connect consumer-ordered digital content, whether from online, in-store kiosks, desktop software, or mobile phones, with retailers that have on-demand manufacturing capabilities to produce personalized products.