Graphics Design at Akamai Technologies

May 14, 2024
$500 - $1000 / month
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Job Description

Job Description

Are you passionate about creating compelling visual assets to help customers connect with brands?

Do you enjoy translating complicated ideas into simple, easy-to-understand ones?

Join our Global Creative Team

The Creative Team collaborates with our global marketing teams translating concepts into compelling, branded visual assets. As the Global Brand Team continues to evolve, we seek a talented Production Artist to join us.

Partner with the best

You’ll execute visually appealing designs across platforms, enhancing brand presence based on our design system. The ideal candidate needs robust design sensibility and excellent communication skills for a dynamic environment. Collaboration with Creative Directors, Graphic Designers, and Senior Graphic Designers is crucial.

As a Graphic Designer II, you will be responsible for-

Assisting in the development of design concepts and visual assets for print, digital, and multimedia projects.
Creating graphics, illustrations, and layouts using industry-standard software such as Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
Collaborating with senior designers, copywriters, and team members to brainstorm and execute projects meeting client objectives.
Contributing proactively with creative solutions to design challenges, adapting to feedback, and evolving project requirements.

Do What You Love

To be successful in this role you will-

Have a Bachelor’s degree and experience in graphic design, visual arts, or a related field.
Demonstrate a robust portfolio showcasing design skills, creativity, and attention to detail, exemplifying proficiency in layout.
Have the ability to think creatively and develop innovative design solutions that effectively communicate messages and concepts.
Exhibit excellent understanding of design principles, composition, layout, color theory, and typography.
Be open to learn and adapt to new technologies, design trends, and project requirements.
Have knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite Applications such as InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
Be familiar with Web design standards (HTML/CSS/Images/UI/UX)
Have 2 years of experience with a diverse portfolio demonstrating proficiency in various design projects

Work in a way that works for you

FlexBase, Akamai’s Global Flexible Working Program, is based on the principles that are helping us create the best workplace in the world. When our colleagues said that flexible working was important to them, we listened. We also know flexible working is important to many of the incredible people considering joining Akamai. FlexBase, gives 95% of employees the choice to work from their home, their office, or both (in the country advertised). This permanent workplace flexibility program is consistent and fair globally, to help us find incredible talent, virtually anywhere. We are happy to discuss working options for this role and encourage you to speak with your recruiter in more detail when you apply.

Learn what makes Akamai a great place to work

Connect with us on social and see what life at Akamai is like!

We power and protect life online, by solving the toughest challenges, together.

At Akamai, we’re curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you’ll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life-

Your health
Your finances
Your family
Your time at work
Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About Us

Akamai powers and protects life online. Leading companies worldwide choose Akamai to build, deliver, and secure their digital experiences helping billions of people live, work, and play every day. With the world’s most distributed compute platform from cloud to edge we make it easy for customers to develop and run applications, while we keep experiences closer to users and threats farther away.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.

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