Job Details

Graphic Designer

Jama Software, Portland, OR

Job - Technology

Close Date: 04/13/2020

Who we are:

Jama Software provides the leading platform for requirements, risk and test management. With Jama Connect and industry-focused services, teams building complex products, systems and software improve cycle times, increase quality, reduce rework and minimize effort proving compliance. Representing the forefront of modern development, Jama’s growing customer base of more than 600 organizations includes Panasonic, Boston Scientific, Lyft, Deloitte, General Dynamics, Alight and Caterpillar. 

Overview of the position:

Jama Software is looking for a creative, enthusiastic, detail oriented Graphic Designer to bring the Jama brand to life through creative strategy and execution across marketing programs, digital, events and content. You will communicate and support marketing initiatives through images and layout that inspire, inform, or captivate. If you love to collaborate closely with an ambitious team to produce exceptional quality, inspired, on-brand assets, then you are exactly what we are looking for!

Reporting to Manager of Brand and Content Strategy, the Graphic Designer will work with the Marketing team to deliver unique, effective, and visually inspiring concepts that resonate with our target market.

What you'll get to do:

Spearhead ideation, design and development of high-quality creative work that pushes the Jama brand forward.
Partner and collaborate with cross functional teams to achieve a cohesive experience across all marketing channels.
Responsible for image sourcing, overall layout, creatives and production design for eBooks, interactive content, web images, banners, ads, webinar decks, PowerPoint presentations, and more.
Help bring new ideas to the team for design and content creation using your expertise and eye for great design.
Work collaboratively with our team of writers and marketers to communicate technical possibilities, limitations, and resource requirements for each project.
Meet with key stakeholders to determine the scope of a project.
Illustrate concepts by designing rough layout of art and copy and presenting designs to key stakeholders for design review and edits.
Manage and maintain design production calendar.
Manage style guides and templates to ensure scalability.

Education and Experience:

3+ years B2B/Software/Technology in-house design experience required.
Ability to demonstrate creativity and originality through a professional portfolio that features your best designs.
Must be expert with Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop). Adept with additional Adobe products HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, jQuery a bonus.
Ability to relate to different points of view, receive feedback and adapt as needed.
Expertly skilled at using graphics and design to clearly define, illustrate, and explain complex technical subject matter.
Stays current with design technology and emerging media communication channels and trends.

Character Traits:

Excellent interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a cross-functional team environment.
Strong project management, communication and organization skills with a high level of accountability.
Self-motivated and driven to deliver high quality, impactful, results-focused, creative work
Creative and flexible, with acute attention to details and deadlines.
Handles and welcomes constructive criticism.


If we’ve intrigued you and you are the right candidate for the role, we will offer: 

A chance to contribute to a company developing a compelling, category defining product
Challenging and fun work with a chance to make distinct, company-shaping tangible contributions
An energized, diverse and ambitious team of people on a mission
Competitive cash and equity compensation
Comprehensive and affordable medical, dental and vision plans as well as pre-tax savings accounts and a generous 401(k) employer match 
Time-off and leave programs designed to meet critical needs for rejuvenation and, when needed, extra support to cope with life events
Flexible, creative workplace that includes a modern, open plan office with ample creative workspaces, monthly lunches and bagel days, a stocked kitchen and many fun events that ensure we both work hard and play hard at Jama

Jama Software is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information or that of their relatives, friends or associates or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable law.

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