Digital Media Designer

  • Job Description:
    Salon Media (publisher of Salon.com) is hiring a full-time digital media designer to work in our NYC office. We are a fast-paced, high-volume editorial environment and we want a talented professional who is pro-active, efficient, and proficient. The ideal candidate will be skilled in Photoshop, Illustrator, and interactive graphics and data visualizations using javascript and HTML5. The designer will be responsible for creating interactive content from the bottom up, building interactivity for final use upon the site. This interactive content will include infographics and animated branding elements as well as modeled and rendered text treatments and graphics for our video team. The designer will also be responsible for generating artistic and eye-catching static images to be used as featured images for stories on the site, all while being faithful to Salon's voice and brand. Please include a link to a diverse portfolio of dynamic work in Photoshop, Illustrator, and interactive media. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are a must.
  • Position: Designer
  • Area of Focus: Online
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Full-time
  • About Our Company: Salon Media Group (Ticker Symbol: SLNM.PK) operates the pioneering, award-winning news site Salon.com. With an audience of 15 million monthly unique visitors, Salon.com covers breaking news, politics, culture, technology and entertainment through investigative reporting, fearless commentary and criticism, and provocative personal essays. Salon.com has been a leader in online media since the dawn of the digital age and has bureaus in San Francisco and New York City.
  • Company: Salon Media Group
  • Contact Email:art@salon.com
  • Contact Name: Benjamin Wheelock
  • How to Apply: Please email with an attached cv/resume and cover letter (pdf format) to art@salon.com and be sure to include a link in the body of the email to a website with a current portfolio.
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