Data Visualization Graphic Designer

 

Posted: 03/31/2021

Overview

The Data Visualization Graphic Designer is responsible for creating clear and compelling visual graphics daily that fulfill publication strategy needs and supplement our editorial content for readers. 

Who We’re Looking For

Are you a data-driven digital graphic designer that’s skilled at translating data and statistics into clear and compelling visual graphics? Are you as masterful with typography, color, and illustration as you are with graphs and charts? Do you love a variety of projects and do you want to see direct results for the work you produce? If so, you may have found your new home.

As a full-time data visualization graphic designer for an in-house web publishing group, you’ll create custom visual graphics and illustrations for various in-house brands in our Consumer Brands division. 

 

Why You’ll Love the Consumer Brands Team

We always fight for the user. At the core of everything we do is the desire to elevate the customer experience and create something that makes readers’ lives better. We take our work—and our dreams—seriously.

  • Work in a unique, collaborative environment where we share ideas freely and individuals are empowered to affect change.
  • Share in the thrill of building (sometimes from scratch!) web properties and brands that simplify the customer journey.
  • Be part of a culture that recognizes and rewards effort.
  • Surround yourself with some of Utah’s best marketing minds and leave work each day having learned something new.  

 

Breaking Down Your Day-to-Day

 

As a data visualization graphic designer, you will help us create original, branded visuals for our online editorial content, including infographics, social media images, email graphics, icons, and more. The ideal candidate for this position looks like this: 

  • Must be able to create clear and impactful digital visual graphics that turn data and facts into an easily digestible story for readers
  • Will collaborate in a team environment that’s aligned on strategy and focused on hitting publishing deadlines
  • Will work closely with the Design Manager, Outreach Manager, and Project Manager to ensure the needs and quality standards of our various teams are fulfilled
  • Will work alongside web designers, copywriters, email specialists, and social media teams to create banded visuals that are cohesive across all consumer channels   
  • Must be autonomous and own their work, taking responsibility for every detail, every step of the way
  • Must be able to manage their schedule and prioritize projects so that our online content is published on time
  • This person may have the opportunity to support our motion designer with illustration style development and storyboarding

 

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years digital graphic design experience
  • A strong portfolio demonstrating data visualization design competency
  • Mastery of Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Familiarity with creative workflows and working with teams/clients
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with others
  • Ability to self-manage and keep track of multiple projects
  • Character illustration and motion graphic skills a plus


Tools (general):

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Airtable
  • Jira
  • Workday


Tools (job-specific):

  • Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop

 

What You Need

  • Ability to visualize complex data and ideas in a clear and accurate manner
  • Strong creative instincts and the ability to channel brand personality through visual graphics
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and manage expectations
  • Ability to work autonomously and manage a work-from-home schedule
  • Highly collaborative and flexible when working cross-functionally
  • Ability to communicate clearly in both writing and speaking
  • Ability to give and receive constructive, positive feedback

More About Clearlink

Clearlink, a SYKES company, is an award-winning digital marketing, sales conversion, and technology company, headquartered in Salt Lake City. A trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies since 2003, Clearlink delivers intuitive and engaging experiences throughout the customer journey that connect consumers with the products and services they need. Clearlink’s people-focused culture has been recognized internationally for strong leadership, business growth, innovative employee initiatives, and corporate social responsibility.

We are a company that lives by CLEAR values: Create Community, Learn and Grow, Embrace Opportunity, Act Like an Owner, Respect Every Person. That means that when you come to work for Clearlink, you’ll be surrounded by people that care for each other, care about every person being able to be the most authentic version of themselves, and care about making the communities around them a better place. Clearlink is a place that will empower you to take true ownership of your career and provide all the support needed to help you turn challenges into opportunities to grow!

People have taken notice of all the phenomenal things happening here at Clearlink! Over the last couple of years, we’ve been recognized with dozens of awards, such as:

  • Utah Business Magazine’s SAMY Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 30 Women to Watch Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 20 in Their 20s Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s Fast 50 Awards
  • Search Engine Land Awards, Best In-house SEO Team Finalist
  • PR Daily Digital PR Awards, Viral Campaign Award
  • PR Daily Digital PR Awards, Media Relations Campaign Award
  • Utah Diversity Connection, Large Business Diversity Award
  • The Stevie Awards, Achievements in Health and Wellness
  • The Stevie Awards, Achievements in Developing and Promoting Women in Business
  • The Stevie Awards, People-focused CEO of the Year
  • Utah Business Magazine’s CEO of the Year
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Award
  • Women Tech Council’s Shatter List

Benefits

In addition to the competitive pay and a healthy work/life integration, Clearlink offers industry-leading benefits to support you both inside and outside of the workplace. Some of the benefits include:

  • An award-winning wellness program with a path to have 100% of healthcare premiums paid in full (over 80% of employees have 90%-100% of their premiums covered by Clearlink)
  • 401K matching, tuition reimbursement, dedicated budget for conferences and certifications training/certification opportunities
  • Annual Trip of a Lifetime winners from each department that get to choose anywhere in the world to visit, and everyone in the larger group of finalists get a consolation prize of a week in a tropical paradise like Hawaii, Jamaica, or Mexico
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • Access to yoga, meditation, counseling, outdoor and wellness activities like mountain biking and paddle boarding, and much more

*Everyone is a part; no one is apart. Ours is a community for everyone. We embrace diversity in experience, identity, and perspective, not only to help each of us learn and grow, but also to expand the capabilities of our business.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

*COVID-19 Update
We offer a fully remote hiring process: this means all your interview steps will be completed via phone or video meeting. We also offer work from home, with the understanding that in the future tis role may transition to an in-office, onsite position in our Salt Lake City office. While our day-to-day approach has changed a bit during this time, our dedication to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them to thrive both personally and professionally is stronger than ever.