As a Digital Art Director, you blend strategic, conceptual and visual storytelling skills with the ability to create awesome digital experiences. You have a core understanding of users, and you’re a maker and storyteller who brings digital experiences to life across various devices, products, and projects. As a designer, you’re both rational and innovative. You’re able to create diverse designs for a variety of clients while simultaneously collaborating with other team members to improve the overall work of the group.
The Digital Art Director is responsible for conceptualization and design of digital experiences. He/she creates meets user and client needs through the creation and use of styles, brand systems, typography, photography, and color. He/she must speak to best practices and employ them in digital design. Developing systems and templates that reduce development time is also key to this job.
At different parts of a project, you’ll collaborate with JPL’s content writers, data analysts, integrated communications teams, technical leads, developers, and UX designers to help define, design and build a brand’s visual user experience.