Contract Designer Resume Samples

A Contract Designer works on designing various types of projects on a contract or freelance basis. The duties vary based on the needs of the clients, however, certain core duties are common and are listed on the Contract Designer Resume as – creating visual elements for websites, marketing materials, and advertisements; studying design briefs and determining requirements; scheduling projects and defining budget constraints; preparing rough drafts and presenting ideas; developing illustrations, logos, and other designs; testing graphics; amending designs after feedback, and ensuring final graphics and layouts are visually appealing.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are required – a strong portfolio of illustrations and other graphics; familiarity with design software and technologies; a keen eye for details and aesthetics; the ability to multitask and meet deadlines; and staying current with latest developments. A Degree in Design or Fine arts is commonplace among job applicants.

 

Contract Designer Resume example

Contract Designer Resume

Objective : To secure a Contract Designer position with an established firm in order to utilize my skills and experience with Computer Aid Design and Design Drafting, including Mechanical engineering.

Skills : Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Cinema4D, 3D Modeling, Branding, Product Design, Microsoft Office, Typography, Publication Design, Video Production.

Description :

    1. Designed power supply Rack and Panel per ANSI standard RS-310C creating computer models, assembly components to ensure proper form and fit.
    2. Worked with Thermal and Structural engineers to ensure that the cooling fans are in their optimum location.
    3. Checked drawings to verify dimensional against customer's Spec Control Drawing, and create a wire routing list from the schematic.
    4. Designed and documented for, Thermal Transport Radiator Project (TTRP), chamber fixtures with detail, and assembly drawings.
    5. Compiled tech. information from Thermal engineers and technicians to create work instruction notes and assy.
    6. Gave Thermal engineers, in weekly progress meetings, input in creating grooves on Thermal Mass plates for routing thermocouple wires below the surface, and with the proper radii to keep wires from being damaged.
    7. Improved the Alpha Heatpipes test fixture by designing an easy-on, easy-off mounting bracket.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
A.S In Project Management


Contract Designer Resume

Objective : To obtain secure employment with a dynamic company that shares my values and ambition to produce optimum quality products, while maintaining a rewarding work environment. Designer/Engineering Technician Self-motivated, personable, energetic, open-minded, detail-oriented, and inventive.

Skills : Graphic Design, Typography, Illustration, Identity Design, Adobe Illustrator Photoshop, InDesign.

Description :

    1. Led design projects from concept to launch.
    2. Advocated for the customer and follow user-centered design principles.
    3. Rapidly iterated through design solutions.
    4. Created flow journey maps, diagrams, wireframes, prototypes, and detailed visual design.
    5. Clearly communicated designs through prototypes, documentation, and presentations.
    6. Conducted user research and usability testing.
    7. Supported and validated work through an analysis of quantitative and qualitative data.
    8. Mentored younger designers and foster a culture of innovation
    9. Worked closely with cross-functional teams and collaborate with product managers, developers, and designers
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Contract Designer Resume

Headline : Over 6 years of experience as a Contract Designer responsible for the layout, design, and production activities to produce quality graphic-design artwork.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Designing, Management.

Description :

    1. Produced graphic design artwork to support marketing efforts using technology and computer software packages for either print or web.
    2. Generated websites, brochures, floor plans, advertising, postcards, proposals, presentations, and press releases within corporate templates for print or internet.
    3. Conferred with internal clients to discuss and determine layout design.
    4. Maintained local websites, such as the layout of the Navigator page in Content Management Systems (CMS), by creating and updating various profiles including professional, team, and property profiles.
    5. Worked on additional special marketing projects.
    6. Provided estimates on all print and web marketing material.
    7. Worked with vendors to estimate marketing projects and oversaw production.
    8. Investigated, compared and recommended local suppliers of marketing production services, including typography, paper, and printing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
A.S in Drafting And Design

Contract Designer Resume

Objective : Seeking a Contract Designer position that allows me to demonstrate my flexibility and reliability in a service-oriented environment.

Skills : Graphic Design, Web Design, UI/UX Design, Interaction Design.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and modified designs, drawings from existing applications to ensure that they meet the required standard and performance.
    2. Created and maintained accurate data and work with the relevant engineers to ensure time completion.
    3. Conducted simple DVP calculations to verify the designs are workable.
    4. Assisted the senior engineers and project manager in solving engineering design and analysis problems.
    5. Prepared testing procedures, reports, and modified internal documentation to the updated standard.
    6. Conferred with research and other engineering personnel and prepared design modifications as required.
    7. Designed parts and mechanical assemblies; reversed engineered customer parts, tooling to determine if parts meet required specifications, created concept drawings.
    8. Did measurements on a manual CMM for reverse-engineered parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S in Computer Science

Contract Designer Resume

Objective : Associate-level Creative Designer seeking a creative opportunity in graphic design, product design, interactive design, advertising & branding, or concept development. Willing to relocate for the right opportunity.

Skills : Creative Design, Graphic Design, Product Design, Packaging Design, Copyediting, Photo Editing, UI Design, UX Design, Interaction Design, Video Editing.

Description :

    1. Worked directly with engineering, sales staff, and production workers to create designs and drawing packages on exclusive projects to ensure quality product.
    2. Responsible for creating complete designs and drawing packages for Sales Department on all special products.
    3. Worked with the Production Department in troubleshooting manufacturing process parameters.
    4. Created 3D models through SolidWorks for three supplemental product lines.
    5. Maintained and updated changes to standard products for stable manufacturing and verified through the building process.
    6. Supported process improvement projects to maximize labor efficiency, minimized scrap.
    7. Continuously improved overall safety and ergonomics of processes and equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
A.S In Drafting And Design

Contract Designer Resume

Objective : Digital Designer with extensive creative experience, able to develop on-target communication for entertainment or corporate clients. Skilled design expertise with mastery of Photoshop (both in image creation and retouching) and a strong sense of typography. 

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, 3D Modeling: Cinema 4D, Basic - Maya, Basic - After Effects, Basic - ZBrush.

Description :

    1. Worked high-level concepts for brands and websites. Built presentation materials.
    2. Designed logo concepts based on brand strategy.
    3. Designed print materials and packaging based on an established brand language, or help to create that brand language.
    4. Designed UI/UX with an eye for animation and movement.
    5. Understood business strategy and bring it to execution.
    6. Worked with the creative team to design highly commercial and sellable designs.
    7. Made sure mock-ups and presentations are to a high standard. Accurately completed design briefs on time.
    8. Maintained an up to date trend review at all times. Took the initiative to present process improvement suggestions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA In Graphic Design

Contract Designer(CAD) Resume

Summary : Highly proficient Design Engineer eager to contribute talents toward actively supporting a progressive organization in maximizing productivity, efficiency, quality, and profitability. Over 30 years' progressive experience in CAD design in diverse industries, including 10 years' background with large assemblies and heavily contoured plastic parts.

Skills : InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, and Dreamweaver. Acrobat, HTML, CSS, Illustrations, Redlines, Photography, Creating Mock-Ups.

Description :

    1. Created engineering documentation including CAD modeling (Solidworks), fabrication, and purchase drawings that conform to Daikin Applied standards.
    2. Exhibited a basic sense of design and mechanical aptitude with abstract thinking and reasoning skills.
    3. Demonstrated creative ability, accuracy, and cost-effectiveness.
    4. Completed work assignments within a determined time frame.
    5. Understood of manufacturing practices and processes.
    6. Worked with CAD (Solidworks) and function in a team environment.
    7. Worked independently with guidance from senior designers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Graphic Design

Contract Designer(UX) Resume

Objective : As a Contract Designer(UX) with 4 years of experience is responsible for translating conceptual ideas into design solutions. creating wireframes, process flows, high-fidelity comps, mockups, and/or functional prototypes.

Skills : Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Cinema4D, 3D Modeling, Branding.

Description :

    1. Directly impacted the customer experience of mid to large-sized projects of increased complexity across multiple departments.
    2. Took full ownership of the cross-platform user experience for projects from start to finish, including personas, wireframes, process flows, high-fidelity comps, mockups, and functional prototypes. Create user interfaces in support of company initiatives
    3. Participated in the vision, strategy, planning, and ideation process for new features and projects.
    4. Created customer-centric designs by using data, market analysis, partner feedback, and a deep understanding of our communities.
    5. Gathered feedback from stakeholders and quickly iterate on designs and prototypes.
    6. Surfaced qualitative and quantitative feedback on designs.
    7. Collaborated with a top-notch engineering team to implement solutions based on designs. Acted as a design leader on the team.
    8. Translated conceptual ideas into exception design solutions. Partnered with design and product teams to establish design and user experience guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Graphic Design

Contract Designer Resume

Headline : Creative and ambitious contract Designer with solid expertise in conceptualization, creation, development, and construction of innovative mechanical designs. Highly experienced in the areas of thermal management and LED lighting fixtures. Proven ability to create profitable award-winning designs.

Skills : Web design, Joomla, WordPress, Social networking, Project management, E-mail marketing, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Participated in the early stages of design, including site analysis, code research, and concept development.
    2. Developed presentation materials.
    3. Prepared permit and construction drawings.
    4. Worked closely with consultants to coordinate and review work.
    5. Assisted in the permitting process.
    6. Engaged with clients and partake in project meetings
    7. Participated in construction administration.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S in Technology

Contract Graphic Designer Resume

Headline : As a Contract Graphic Designer over 7 years of experience responsible for design strategy and execution that elevates the retail and rental brands, marketing assets, products, and experiences.

Skills : Photoshop, InDesign, Apple Final Cut Pro 6, Microsoft Office, QuarkXPress, Mac and PC Operating Systems.

Description :

    1. Created high-level strategic graphic design solutions that meet the brand standards and business objectives of each project.
    2. Worked effectively and efficiently under multiple, competing deadlines.
    3. Collaborated with the marketing team to develop concepts and strategic ideas.
    4. Provided creative input with an eye towards overall project vision, including art direction, image selection, and manipulation, current design trends, unique solutions, resizing, and color correction when requested.
    5. Actively participated in internal brainstorms, creative concerting, campaign planning, and creative review to offer insights and steer projects towards the most accurate strategic direction when it comes to design
    6. Interpreted feedback, and offer effective alternative solutions when necessary
    7. Stayed up-to-date with design, photography, and print production techniques; proposed new trends, technologies, etc. and sharing this knowledge with the team
    8. Ensured all design layouts are optimized for end-use and delivered according to brand guidelines, specifications, production standards, color quality standards, and budget.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    GED