Amplify

Production Designer (Temporary)

3+ months agoNew York, NY

A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help students at every skill level build a strong foundation in early reading and math. Our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of all their students. Today, Amplify serves five million students in all 50 states.

A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help students at every skill level build a strong foundation in early reading and math. Our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of all their students. Today, Amplify serves five million students in all 50 states.

Amplify's creative team is a group of designers, artists, and storytellers. We sketch, we write, we push pixels, we also love paper. We live for the big ideas, and we sweat the details. We work on digital, print, environmental, interactive, and animation projects. We have a strong hands-on and highly collaborative approach to both product development and graphic design systems and ensure ideas are realized to the highest standards of execution.

Production Designers at Amplify ELA help to create beautiful and meaningful experiences that delight our young learners and their teachers, inside and outside of the classroom. As a member of Amplify's design group you will partner with a diverse cross-functional product team of designers, product owners, developers, and curriculum experts to extend and improve Amplify's English Language Arts curriculum.

Responsibilities

  • Design for teacher, student, and administrator experiences, printed materials, curriculum content, and occasional marketing materials
  • Manage the accuracy, quality, and development of final creative files for print and digital deliverables
  • Efficiently execute at high volume from start to finish in a fast-paced environment
  • Raise concerns and propose solutions when taking on assignments
  • Work with brand and product style guides across different formats while preserving creative continuity
  • Implement revisions quickly and accurately
  • Manage multiple active projects to meet tight deadlines

Basic Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge of fast-paced print production and digital processes
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, PDF)
  • Strong problem solving, design, typography, and production skills
  • Experience receiving and implementing design direction through layout revisions
  • Experience working within and expanding upon dynamic visual and brand systems
  • Experience in photographic selection, cropping and minor retouching
  • Experience maintaining consistent server organization and file naming conventions of existing structure and process
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in high volume and fast paced environments
  • Ability to manage your own project schedules

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with visual design in education technology or a related field
  • Enthusiasm for contributing to the landscape of literacy education
  • Experience in graphic design
  • Fluent in writing and speaking Spanish and English

We celebratediversityand are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. To that end, we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from adiversecandidate pool.

Amplify is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds.

Amplify Education, Inc. is an E-Verify participant.

Job ID: amplify-Req_8571