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Level II Graphic Designer in Ft Meade at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ft Meade
  • Job Type:
    Design
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    2016-17781

Job Description

Designs and develops graphics and illustrations for use in technical publications, marketing material, and other visual communications media.

1. Utilizes current graphic design technology and software applications to produce graphics and illustrations for use in technical publications, marketing materials, websites, and other visual communications media.

2. Prepares illustrations from concept drawings, sketches, models, and/or written and verbal instructions.

3. Selects styles and sizes of type, lays out material, and performs related tasks.

4. May participate in the design and creation of videos using computer and video equipment.

5. May prepare storyboards for use in video or computer presentations.

6. Prepares notes and instructions for printing.

7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced designers.

8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

9. Participates in special projects as required.

Contract requires:

• Designs and develops graphics and illustrations for use in technical materials, manuals, and publications
• Creates, plans, designs, and prepares graphics design products, computer-generated animation, photographs, text, and abstract illustrations
• Provide advice and assistance with interpreting and applying guidelines and standards for design, graphics, composition, and techniques related to the communication of information
• Formulates concept and creates illustrations and detail from models, sketches, memory, written or verbal instructions, and imagination
• Selects type, draws lettering, and lays out material
• Determines style, technique, and medium best suited to produce desired effects and conform to reproduction requirements
• Sets priorities, goals, and deadlines, and makes recommendations on how to plan and accomplish assignments that require integration and synthesis of a number of unrelated disciplines and disparate concepts

• Designs and develops substantive graphics and illustrations for use in technical materials, manuals, and publications with no guidance
• With minimal guidance, sets priorities, goals, and deadlines, and makes recommendations on how to plan and accomplish in-depth, non-routine, and ambiguous assignments that require integration and synthesis of a number of unrelated disciplines and disparate concepts

Job Requirements

5-8 years of related graphic design experience.

Contract requires:
• Minimum five years of experience as a Graphic Designer
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.

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As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.



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