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Under the guidance of our creative director, you’ll contribute to the ideation and creation of pixel-perfect UIs for various projects for national and international brands. You’ll work on landing pages for eCom, DEM, digital campaigns, social media and corporate sites.

Coordinated by a Project Manager, you’ll work in direct contact with a team of other designers, copywriters and front-end/back-end developers. You’ll develop innovative and unique solutions that response to the company’s needs in a continuously evolving context.

We’re looking for a curious and engaged person with a strong passion for graphic design and the digital world. You’re driven to create effective and original content, keen to continuously develop and have a spirit of initiative.

You’ll be assigned a training and growth path that you will discuss and evaluate periodically with the head of the creative team.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • You’ll gather and analyse team briefs, proposing optimised solutions to meet the needs of the client in discussion with the Project Manager and Creative Director;
  • Creation of layouts and content for the newsletters of international clients;
  • Creation of banners, infographics, and icons for eCommerce landing pages;
  • Develop eye-catching and effective layouts, enhancing the content with the skilful use of icons, images, infographics and ad hoc interactions.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Masters degree in the Design field with a focus on user interface design themes, and/or at least one years experience as a UI Designer / Digital Art Director in a similar role;
  • A portfolio that sufficiently reflects your background;
  • Strong team working skills, collaborating and supporting colleagues, always maintaining a constructive approach;
  • Strong problem solving skills and an ability to rationalise your own ideas/intuitions;
  • Good knowledge of the English language.

Technical skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe ( PS, AI, ID, XD, AE );
  • Proven experience creating interfaces and prototypes with at least one of the following software programmes: Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD, Principle;
  • Basic theoretical understanding of development (CSS, HTML, GSAP, Three.js) to create realistic proposals.

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of After Effect for motion graphics to support projects that request them (banners, hero images, digital campaigns, social content etc);
  • Knowledge and understanding of UX fundamentals (interviews, personas, user tests, research, discovery etc).

What we offer:

  • Full-time contract;
  • Ticket Restaurant;
  • Latest generation MacBook Pro;
  • Training courses to boost and consolidate your skills in the creative field;
  • Paid overtime and time bank hours;
  • Corporate benefits platform;
  • Office kitchen with a fully-stocked Foorban fridge;
  • Chillout area with table football, ping-pong, musical instruments and Playstation 5;
  • Hybrid working and flexible hours (even after COVID-19);
  • A cool Playground Welcome Kit.

Who we are

Playground is a Milan-based, independent digital agency born in 2006. We are a close-knit, multicultural team (40 people and counting) of creatives, developers, and marketers.

Our main areas of focus are:

  • Strategy;
  • Creativity;
  • Design;
  • Development and execution.

Our purpose is to make meaningful impact for our clients’ businesses – be it ambitious organizations or world-class brands like The North Face, Inter F.C, Vans, Salewa, Timberland, Superdry, and Napapijri.

We principally work with our clients’ owned media, managing their editorial plan and content production for social and paid media through videos, motion graphics, 2D/3D modeling, and animations.

Our HQ is in Cernusco sul Naviglio, Milan, reachable by the M2 Metro (green line).

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