24 days ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Art Director, Interactive Art Director, Interactive Designer, Product Designer
  • Type Full Time
  • Location Amsterdam, Netherlands

Description

About Your Majesty

Your Majesty delivers strategy-led design and technology solutions that power digital products and experiences for ambitious organizations.
Companies and startups work with us to define, validate, build and continuously innovate the experiences people have with their products and brands.
Our past and ongoing partners include Airbnb, Netflix, Samsung, adidas, BMW, Spotify, Bentley and more.

Our people

At Your Majesty, we believe that the future is brought closer when curious minds come together to find out what great work is all about. We seek out individuals with whom we want to create a working environment where everyone feels in control of their path -A place where they can develop themselves and their craft, apply it on the highest level and build fulfillment worth a lifetime.
Our knighthood is a collective of enthusiastic, inventive, and talented Dames and Knights from uniquely different backgrounds. Our team includes 14 nationalities and our culture strongly values diversity and inclusion.

As an Interactive Art Director, you will

  • Work closely with our creative directors, strategists, and designers. You will lead a wide range of projects, overseeing UX/UI designers, 3D designers, motion designers, freelancers, and developers.
  • Translate briefs into creative concepts, based on a close collaboration with our clients and our internal insights and strategy team.
  • Work hands-on with designers on all parts of the design process, from UX to QA.
  • Present your (and your team’s) ideas both internally and to clients. You can communicate a clear rationale behind your thought process and design decisions.
  • Coach your team through the design process by inspiring and challenging them to do better work.
  • Be responsible for end-to-end quality assurance and always keep an eye on the details.

Your qualifications should show

  • Great aesthetic sensibilities and a comprehensive understanding of digital strategy.
  • Ability to execute multiple styles of design, illustration, and motion graphics for a variety of audiences and brands.
  • Excellent visual design skills with an eye for detail.
  • Ability to lead, direct, and delegate to multiple teams of designers but also work independently to set, follow, and meet strict deadlines.
  • Great knowledge of usability and UX best practices.
  • Great (and curiously evolving) understanding of the opportunities and limitations of the modern web and emerging technologies.
  • Exceptional communication skills both in writing and speech, both with your team as well as directly with clients and stakeholders.
  • Ability to oversee the development process of a project and quality control on functionality and design polish.

Bonus points:
  • Knowledge in prototyping tools and applications like Invision, Framer, Principle, and Quartz.
  • HTML/CSS proficiency.
  • Animation/motion graphics knowledge in software such as After Effects, Cinema 4D, or 3ds Max.
  • Photography

What benefits do we offer?

  • 4:1 workweek. We work 4 days on client projects, and 1 day is dedicated to self-development and internal initiatives.
  • Onefit (gym membership)
  • Pension plan
  • 20 days paid time off
  • Up to 5 extra days paid time off during holiday season
  • A relaxed common-sense approach to extra leave
  • Annual education budget
  • Office located in the heart of Amsterdam overlooking the beautiful Rijksmuseum
  • Monthly morning yoga in the office
  • Monthly chair massages
  • Quarterly team outings
  • Bi-yearly company trip

Skills Required

  • Html CSS
  • Invision
  • After Efects
  • Cinema 4D
  • 3ds Max
  • Principle
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Sketchapp
  • Framer Studio

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