Sr Interaction Designer

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
May 07, 2017
May 21, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
As an Interaction Design - Art Director you'll bring promotional and editorial designs to life across an ever-changing mix of digital channels to create compelling, cohesive experiences for Target guests. Your primary responsibility will be in support of content that appears on will:
  • Collaborate with Target Creative digital partners: Strategists, Creative Directors, UX Architects, Social designers, Copywriters, User Interface Engineers, Production Designers, etc.
  • Collaborate with business leaders, Site Merchandise Planners and Project Managers and other .com specific influencers.
  • Work with clients to understand business requirements and translate them into solutions that serve the needs of our guests.
  • Design and direct effective digital experiences that span channels, platforms and technology.
  • Lead with empathy and a willingness to understand guests and their needs.
  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually.
  • Organize and plan details for multiple projects and make timely and quick decisions in order to meet project deadlines.
  • Show passion, optimism and drive, yet be able to move forward without all the answers.
  • Proactively seek out opportunities to learn and stay current with latest tool, tech, style and graphic trends.
  • 4-year college degree and/or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating breadth of design and art direction capabilities, particularly typography and use of photography
  • Passion for digital thinking, innovation and ideation
  • Passion for technology, social platforms and emerging digital marketing
  • Understanding of all CS programs and experience with image compositing
  • Exceptional eye for detailĀ and ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Photo art direction expertise, providing examples of recent work
  • Understanding of digital asset management and content management systems
  • Understanding of responsive web design
  • Ability to communicate effectively with developers
  • Ability to take direction and be flexible and open to change
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects at one time and meet tight deadlines
  • Interpersonal savvy and listening skills