Graphic Designer -

Graphic Designer -

Yardi Systems, the leader in asset and property management software, is currently seeking a Graphic Designer to join their growing office in Santa Barbara, CA!

The Graphic Designer creates marketing materials, trade show booths/banners and signage, banner ads, print ads, and digital ads leveraging 2D and 3D design solutions to develop concepts reflecting Yardi's design ethos, support business targets, and enhance the consumer experience. The Graphic Designer plans, organizes and presents design concepts to team/manager/director and creates presentation materials that effectively communicate vision and goals. The Graphic Designer works collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Designs with clear ideation, through typography, color, texture, spacing, scale and outstanding use of environments
• Applies design skills, including environmental design, space planning, visual presentation development and layout, proportion and scale
• Designs with versatility and constantly seeks new and innovative ways to design for consumer experience; graphics, photography, and digital
• Concepts experiential design to elevate brand excellence to a clean, innovative aesthetic and taste-level
• Accelerates Yardi's direct connection with consumers across our digital and physical portfolio
• Develops a seamless connection across Yardi's digital and physical portfolio to power future growth
• Communicates articulately and effectively design intent and impact
• Works collaboratively between cross-functional teams, project managers and senior leadership
• Elevates brand design experience though original storytelling using 2D and 3D design
• Presents design concepts to team/leader/director
• Creates presentation materials that effectively communicate vision and goals
• Manages a dynamic set of multiple work priorities, demands and changes
• Adheres to corporate branding standards

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor's Degree in a related area (graphic design, animation, multimedia design, fine art, film studies or CGI and 3D modelling) or an equivalent portfolio of work demonstrating expertise in the discipline of Graphic Design
• Two plus (2+) years of related work experience in graphic design
• Proven experience transforming creative ideas and concepts into dynamic visual content
• Proven experience with Adobe Creative Suite

DESIRED EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:
• High level of expertise using Adobe and Apple computer design applications, 3D modeling, animation software and SketchUp is preferred.
• Experience working in Marketing is a plus
• Experience with 3D modeling is a plus
• Experience in the real estate industry is a plus
• Experience working for a software company is a plus

REQUIRED SKILLS/ABILITIES:
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively and professionally interact within a team environment
• Highly motivated self-starter with a desire to always improve skills
• Strong attention to detail and the ability to change directions quickly while maintaining a positive attitude and retaining the highest caliber of work
• Positive and professional work attitude
• Must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ability to organize workload, manage priorities, meet deadlines and work well within a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• Work at assigned locations
• Perform tasks for long periods of time on a computer
• Regular attendance is an essential function of this job

PLEASE APPLY TO: http://www.yardi.com/about-us/career-opportunities/?jobRequested=8771

Yardi Systems is a successful independent software company with a proven history of growth and market leadership in the multi-billion dollar global commercial real estate industry. We employ talented, motivated and innovative people that are focused on delivering superior solutions to our clients and are passionate about working with other highly skilled professionals in team environments.

If you are seeking an opportunity to join a winning team, work with the latest Microsoft technologies and develop your career, then Yardi Systems is the place for you. We have a pleasant and casual work environment, competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our corporate culture stresses integrity, respect, trust, responsibility, and fun.

EOE Race/Gender/Disability/Vets.