Full time position at ZEPPELIN Inc. Tokyo, Japan
ZEPPELIN is a place unlike any other. It’s a place where you can solve diverse, complex challenges for our clients or the organization. You'll work alongside thoughtful individuals who lead with curiosity, empathy, and optimism.
We are looking for a mature, accomplished and motivated Art Director with multidisciplinary experience to join our ZEPPELIN Crew in Tokyo, Japan. We welcome passionate, talented individuals who have reached creative excellence and can identify with Human-Centered Design. You will be responsible for inspiring new ideas and telling exciting stories through your state-of-the-art designs. This role is dedicated for bilingual candidates who are eloquent in both Japanese and English.
[Role and Responsibilities]
You are a self-initializing expert of your craft and knowledgeable professional who is proficient in design field. You bring at least 6 years of experience in areas such as Service Design, Product Design, Art Direction, User Experience and User Interface Design.
Your strong passion for innovation and creating meaningful experiences are essential to enhancing ZEPPELIN significance and value. Moreover you are capable of communicating your ideas clearly and building long-term relationships with project teams and partners.
Additional experience might include:
‐ Proficiency in using major creative apps including Sketch, Adobe CC (Illustrator, XD, Photoshop)
‐ Interaction design and fluency in popular prototyping tools (Flinto, Principle, Framer, inVision)
‐ Mentoring and coaching design Crew in order to increase productivity and creative performance
‐ High level of competence, familiarity with design process as well as latest industry trends and best practices
‐ Ability to take initiative and carry effective decision making in a constantly-changing environment
‐ Presentation skills and storytelling to diverse audiences - communities, partners and stakeholders
‐ Contributing to ZEPPELIN design culture and design workflow
‐ Ability to find simple and efficient solutions to complex challenges
‐ Commitment to quality combined with excellent time management and planning skills
‐ Strong analytical skills and great intuition backed up with data-driven thinking
‐ Academic background in design related disciplines
‐ Native level of Japanese (English fluency, while not a requirement, is a plus)
Apply with a link to your portfolio. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.