Sr. Graphics Designer with TS/SCI clearance in Springfield at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Springfield
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/2/2018
  • Job ID:
    2018-36813

Job Description

Designs and develops multimedia applications, systems and products.

Create visual concepts, not directly  manipulating GEOINT products, using computer software or by hand, to communicate  ideas that inspire,  inform,  and captivate consumers.  Develop overall layout and production design for various applications  such as advertisements, brochures, fact sheets and corporate reports.

Graphic designers combine art and technology to communicate  ideas through  images and the layout of websites and printed pages. They

may use a variety of design elements to achieve artistic or decorative effects.   Work with both text and images.  Select the type, font, size, color, and line length  of headlines,  headings,  and text.  Decide how images and text will go together on a print or webpage, including how much space each will have. When using text in layouts,  collaborate closely  with writers who choose the words and decide whether the words will be put into paragraphs, lists,  or tables. Through  the use of images,  text, and color, transform statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams,  which can make complex ideas more accessible.      Demonstrates  analytic,  communication  and time-management  skills. Possess creative and artistic ability.

1. Designs and develops multimedia applications, systems and products involving computer graphics and interactive computing such as computer-based systems for personal computers or CD-ROM applications.

2. Incorporates software applications in multiple technology media systems, such as graphics, animation, text, and sound.

3. Works from concept drawings, sketches, models, and/or written and verbal instructions.

4. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced designers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

5. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

6. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Requirements

8-10 years of related multimedia design experience.

- Detailed knowledge of the full functionality of Adobe Master Collection CS5 graphic design software

- Designing of products for printing on digital press and web

- Knowledgeable in developing and implementing creative visual and strategic solutions

  (from scientific presentations to websites to online productivity tools)

- Agile certification and SharePoint administration experience preferred

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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class. #ISDCJ #Dpost


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