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Current Job Openings

Posting Date | Sep 2019

Position: Design-Research Assistant

DesignOGC in Manhattan, New York is seeking a motivated and talented Design-Research Assistant (DRA)  to work either in Manhattan, starting immediately for an internship period, post which a full time position will be considered. We seek individuals who have an eye for in depth and quality research, elegant visuals and excellent attention to details. Experience in urban projects, landscape projects and architectural projects of social impact would be preferred. The successful and enthusiastic candidate will work with our design team on a variety of social impact projects and products. 

 

Application Deadline | As soon as possible

Location | Manhattan (New York)

 

Requirements:

  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience (Urban Design, Urban Planning, Landscape Design, Architecture)

  • Attention to detail, quality and accuracy in research

  • Must be familiar with design concepts, projects and their process 

  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English

  • Very communicative and collaborative 

  • Ability to take intelligent initiative is a must

  • Strong ability to understand and interpret architectural, urban and landscape drawings

  • Flexibility to work on multiple projects and meet tight deadlines

  • Willing to collaborate with design team members on changing design requirements

  • Software requirements | Sketchup, Adobe Suite (emphasis on InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop post production and After Effects), GIS (visualization), Autocad, Revit

  • Freelancers are welcome to apply for this position also, provided they can commit their time for the 6 month period

To Apply:

  • 1 required cover letter, 1 resume, 3 professional references

  • Portfolios and work samples in a PDF format preferably. File sizes should be limited to 5 MB. 

  • Please specify your level of comfort with each software that you are currently working with

Posting Date | June 2019

Position: Graphic Designer - Storyteller

DesignOGC in Manhattan, New York is seeking a motivated and talented Graphic Designer-Storyteller to work remotely with our design team, starting immediately for an internship period, post which a full time position will be considered. We seek an individual who has an eye for elegant visuals, excellent attention to detail, and is fluent in graphic storytelling. The Graphic Designer-Storyteller will create engaging materials and support DesignOGC’s overall visual identity through a variety of design projects. 

 

Application Deadline | As soon as possible

Location | Remote working position

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with the design team, and project stakeholders to take project concepts and turn them into compelling, simple, easy to understand visual stories

  • Design attractive and effective materials in a variety of media for a range of target audiences. This will include original illustrations, logos, website graphics, info-graphics etc

  • Effectively balance work on multiple varied projects at a time.

  • Actively stay abreast of current design trends and remains proficient in desktop publishing techniques.

  • Implement feedback and changes when appropriate.

  • Proofreads work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Thinking creatively about new ways to develop the DesignOGC brand

  • Maintains confidentiality.

Requirements:

  • Good spoken and written communication skills in English

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design.

  • Minimum one year of experience designing marketing collateral or advertisements preferred.

  • Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite; InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects; 3d software, and Video editing

  • Excellent attention to detail, typesetting and typography.

  • Knowledge and experience in print production.

  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to take direction and build productive working relationships.

  • Experience and interest in photography preferred.

  • Experience with or deep passion for arts and culture a plus.

 

Plus - familiarity with a variety of the urban design field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Freelancers and interns are welcome to apply for this position also, provided they can commit their time for a 4 month period.

 

To Apply:

  • Please submit portfolios and work samples in a PDF format preferably. File sizes should be limited to 5MB.