Careers

We hire people who can make it in New York, but choose to make it in Michigan.

Designer

Fairly Painless is looking for a fresh creative thinker who’s able to develop, translate and extend concepts into effective digital, interactive, and campaign-based content. Attention to detail and ability to uphold and deliver work at the highest quality standards is essential. Passion for design and the creation of highly engaging content in all media is critical.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptual thinking in both visual and interactive design
  • Able to juggle multiple concurrent projects and play a role in everything from initial ideation to the final product
  • Work closely with clients and internal teams to conceptualize, execute and troubleshoot projects to delivery
  • Clearly communicate your ideas and direction, written and verbally
  • Confidently participate in building client relationships through understanding of their needs and by presenting appropriate designs and concepts
  • Able to identify the character and tone of different brands, striving to continually evolve and grow each brand’s look, feel and personality
  • Understanding of the digital landscape and trends, and can translate user needs and technical capabilities into designs that are visually exciting, easy to use, and emotionally engaging
  • Working with various motion content using applications such as After Effects and Premier Pro

Experience and Requirements

  • 3+ years design experience
  • Experience working collaboratively with all levels of designers, copywriters and digital programmers
  • Strong design, verbal, organizational and time management skills
  • Experience and/or strong willingness to learn motion content development and applications (After Effects and Premier Pro) a plus
  • Experience working with Adobe CC applications (specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign).
  • Knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology within mobile and desktop environments
  • Agency experience a plus
  • Must include a portfolio to be considered