fd2s is searching for a talented designer with 3-5 years working in the field of experiential graphic design, with exposure to wayfinding projects a plus. We’re based in Austin,Texas (ranked consistently high on everyone’s “Best Places to Live” list) and have clients and projects located all across the U.S. We operate at the intersection of research, design, and technology to deliver innovative solutions that shape the way people experience the world around them.
Candidate must be able to contribute high-level thinking and strong graphic design skills to a variety of project expressions, including signage design, branding and identity, information design, user interface design, and related offerings. You will also need a firm understanding of architectural conventions in order to “read” design and construction drawings that will facilitate our efforts from programming through design intent documentation, specifically for projects with three-dimensional components.
The ideal addition to our intimate studio is self-motivated, eager to learn, willing to work on any and all phases of design and production, and excels as part of a team. Furthermore, the candidate must be able to communicate effectively, manage projects including client interaction, and commit to doing the job right and on time with personal accountability. This role also requires good presentation skills and the ability to organize and prioritize competing demands.
Portfolios should reflect a solid understanding of typography and color theory, proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite, with working experience in FileMaker Pro, CadTools, Sketch-up, and AutoCAD a definite advantage. A bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual communications, architecture, or an allied field of study with the aforementioned minimum of years of professional experience in experiential graphic design is preferred.
With over 25 years of experience delivering award-winning work, fd2s is recognized as a leader in the design and implementation of experiential graphics programs and wayfinding strategies for clients across the U.S. and around the world. Come join us in shaping a next-generation design practice, founded on innovation through research. Résumés and work examples should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.