Designer I at Blue Ocean Ideas

Location:  International, Anywhere; 100% Remote

Blue Ocean Ideas solves problems with Truth, Goodness, and Beauty. We serve as an outsourced marketing team for our clients performing all brand marketing services on their behalf. We look for team members exhibiting our virtues, core competencies, and role competencies in their domain.

The BOI Virtues

  • Wisdom – Knowing how to act in any situation
  • Fortitude – Showing strength and courage
  • Temperance – Exhibiting moderation
  • Justice – Treating everyone equitably
  • Faith – Believing in the best of people and situations
  • Hope – Seeing a bright future and moving toward that future
  • Love – Acting for the benefit of others

BOI Core Competencies

  • Simplify: Things should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler
  • Organize: Things are in order consistently
  • Anticipate: Sees the future and adjusts accordingly
  • Communicate: Clear, forthright, open, honest

Role Competencies

  • Ability to create unique visual solutions to fit within a set strategy
  • Technical abilities to create scalable design systems
  • Attention to detail
  • Clear communication with internal partners
  • 1 to 3 years of experience

Designer I, operates as a vital part of our creative team, providing strategy-driven designs for professional organizations. Working directly with the Design Manager, you will expand upon visual concepts to develop a wide variety of assets, both print and digital, as well as UX/UI design for client websites. You are in communication with the internal team along the way to help deliver a final product that will help support in achieving our client’s goals.

Domain (accountabilities & role clarity)

  • Responsible for the development of eye-catching graphics and key branding elements such as illustrations, logos, print ads, event promotions, direct mail, physical collateral, social, and email assets
  • Present work and communicate with internal partner regarding review and design adjustments to better suit the client’s needs and the project strategy
  • Design organizational publications for both print and digital application
  • Update assets on client websites ensuring all new materials are properly uploaded to each client’s site.
  • Assist clients in standardizing and polishing their presentations and business materials following brand guidelines and specifications
  • Translate UX wireframes and research into client-facing designs that utilize UI best practices and outlined visual guidelines
  • Collaborate with the internal technical team to prepare web design for development
  • Work with internal design and account leads to identify areas where processes
    can become more efficient
  • Utilize Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat Pro) and Figma to create assets