Layout Designer Resume Samples

A Layout Designer is a specialized graphic designer who works with images and texts on printed screens or papers and ensures that these factors or elements are readable and balanced. While the actual job description can vary based on the field the designers work, several essential duties remain the same and are seen on the Layout Designer Resume as – arranging page elements for ads, web pages, magazines, and books; designing text elements, and making decisions about fonts, styles, and sizes; modifying page graphics; examining page proofs and eliminating errors and making sure the designs come out right and coordinating with the publication team for preparing materials.

Employers hire those with the following skills and education – an eye for composition, a strong grasp of typography, drawing or drafting skills, the ability to make edits and changes easily; and familiarity with layout software and graphic editing software. Typically, this post requires a degree in visual art or graphic design.

Layout Designer Resume example

Layout Designer Resume

Headline : Motivated self-starter with a proven ability to meet and exceed clientele demands in rapid, competitive, and ever-changing environments with a proactive approach. Recognized aptitude for transformational leadership and ability to manage a high level of quality standards.

Skills : Strong Documentation, 3d Modeling, Schematic Design, Blueprint Development.

Description :

    1. High-level proficiency in layout floor planning, power-planning, and hierarchical layout assembly.
    2. Development of cadence Skills and shell-based scripts to enable efficient development Process.
    3. Expert in Layout and schematic porting for physical retarget projects using cadence skill-based solutions.
    4. Supported team members on understanding EMIR cause and provide solutions.
    5. Supported layout designers on technical and methodology issues.
    6. Processed and validated the teams' workflow adherence against the ISO 9001 quality certification.
    7. Monthly Knowledge sharing in the team on Technology and Methodology related issues faced by layout teams across various design sites.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design


Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Fourteen years experience as a Page Compositor responsible for excellent copy results, as well as, overseeing projects to completion. Activities included coordinating with departments both in-house and cross-site to training other departments and freelancers in various programs to troubleshooting technical issues with InDesign, k4, fonts, and PDF problems.

Skills : Desktop Publishing, Page Layout, Proofreading, Quark, InDesign, Creation And Mantainence Of Websites Using Software On Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Illustrator, Photoshop, Framemaker, Acrobat, Filemaker Pro, Office Equipment.

Description :

    1. Hired to help with a major revision of their workbooks.
    2. Brought all 320 booklets into Quark 6 and made corrections on the current program while the new program was in the developmental stages.
    3. Helped with the organization of the new program and provided them with knowledge of the process of working with an InDesign and InCopy workflow.
    4. Proof 320 workbooks for consistency and make corrections, PDF and send for review.
    5. Asset Management and tagging of over 5,000 illustrations to be used in Adobe Bridge for the new program.
    6. Created templates and style guidelines for typesetting firm.
    7. Reviewed and tracked all illustrations from illustrators; research photos for use in the program.
    8. Reviewed manuscripts to gather illustrations for use in the current program and create spreadsheets in Excel to track current illustrations versus vendors and make sure styles match.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Computer Science


Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Goal-oriented management Layout Designer professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash.

Description :

    1. Created products and packages from templates on the licensing team.
    2. Laid out text, images, warnings, and color corrected certain pictures.
    3. Worked independently, designed creatively, worked fast according to deadlines, also worked with a team to complete projects.
    4. Controlled creative direction and layout design of newspaper, creating a visually appealing and creative product.
    5. Worked under strict deadlines while collaborating with staff to produce the final printed products.
    6. Organized, created, and sought out content for newspapers while staying consistent with brand and style guidelines.
    7. Responsible for complete structural drawing packages.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BFA in Digital Art & Design

Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Results-oriented, good team player with strong problem solving and time management skills seeking a position in an organization with a diverse population. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Took new orders, revised orders/drawings, or final orders/drawings, and created timely and accurate elevator blueprints for the customer, sales, and field construction viewing.
    2. Responsible for multiple sets of drawings per day, as well as training for other areas of design.
    3. Operated CAD program to design custom cabinets and provide assembly prints to shop.
    4. Assisted in the completion of layout designs for the education software products.
    5. Collaborated and Consulted with Lead Designer about the creative process.
    6. Created Storyboards to show transitions of movement, positioning, and sequencing of each "event".
    7. Designed layouts using Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Layout Designer Resume

Summary : A detail-oriented professional employs a strong aptitude for decision making. Excel at troubleshooting. Ability to learn new software in a short amount of time with high retention.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Muse, Lightroom, After Effects, Social Media Marketing, Copywriting, Photography, Packaging.

Description :

    1. Provided advanced-level layout drafting support in the design of new/existing electric and streetlight system.
    2. Generated streetlight planned maintenances throughout the county.
    3. Designed streetlights for new/existing subdivisions.
    4. Designed/Relocated streetlights per customer request.
    5. Field check jobs once construction has completed work.
    6. Worked with local engineers, as well as remote design centers.
    7. Responsible for ad design and collaboration with companies to achieve the best product for all.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AAS in Associate of Applied Science

Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Senior Level Layout Designer in Semiconductor Industry with experience in RF analog, Digital wireless, Mixed Signal Processes using Cadence Workstation. Proficient using the following layout editors: Opus, Virtuoso, as well as Mentor's IC Station. Verification tools used include Dracula, Hercules, Avanti, Calibre, and In-House tools as required by specific sites.

Skills : PCB Design and Soldering/Assembly.

Description :

    1. Managed layout for the newspaper.
    2. Submitted finished layouts in a timely manner.
    3. Worked with a set of rules for layout; make aesthetic judgments on spacing, photography, and caption options.
    4. Communicated with an editor on updates and any potential problems.
    5. Helped lead the company into automated scribe and frame generation using parameterized cells.
    6. Worked on placement algorithm for frame generation program for auto-placement of test structures in scribe line.
    7. Barcoded program to generate automatic barcode to be placed in scribe line.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Mental Health Counseling

Layout Designer Resume

Headline : Layout Designer trained in the full cycle of product design from concept and prototyping to production and assembly. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

Skills : Customer Service, Phone, Communication, Interpersonal, Phone, Data Entry, Leadership, Design, Detail-Oriented, Development, Development, Creative Direction.

Description :

    1. Took chip design from schematics through physical layout with a clear understanding of changing design rules and troubleshooting shorts and design connectivity; with little or no supervision.
    2. Directed at a specific point in the design cycle, or varied as the project progressed through design stages.
    3. Used Genesys and LVS; needing very little help, if any, to debug LVS issues or Genesys tools.
    4. Engages new ideas from peers on new methods and uses of tools.
    5. Effectively supports two-shift concept - working on shared data during day time and then passing it down so it can be worked on the other side during their day shift.
    6. Created streamlined report methodology for DFM (Design For Manufacturing) that help to see clearly what initial errors were and what the postfix is.
    7. Designed custom layout for use with the Tiller in the foundry group.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AS in Electronic Technology

Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Would like to work for a company that will enhance the skills already have as well as provides the opportunity for personal and professional growth and advancement opportunities.

Skills : Graphic Design, Mac And PC, Adobe, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office, Marketing, Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Design, Seamstress, Layout Designer, Painter, Semiotics, Print.

Description :

    1. Solely responsible for the design and layout of these multiple edition monthly newspapers.
    2. Developed layout guidelines, organizational systems, and software/hardware requirements.
    3. Designed print ads for clients.
    4. Maintained the newspaper's unique style by following exact instructions.
    5. Produced layouts ready for press by meeting daily, strict guidelines.
    6. Laid out racks and panels for communications equipment.
    7. Designed and documented consoles and racks for electronic equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Art/Graphic Design

Layout Designer Resume

Objective : Advertising designer with strong communication and presentation skills, as well as the ability to refine concepts for strong campaigns and establish lasting brands. Collaborative thinker and creative designer who maintains positive communications with printers and other business partners. Copywriter with knowledge of the top 8 social media platforms, marketing, and Google AdWords for SEO.

Skills : Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Project Management, Research, WordPress, Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Managed layout for the newspaper.
    2. Submitted finished layouts in a timely manner.
    3. Worked with a set of rules for layout; make aesthetic judgments on spacing, photography, and caption options.
    4. Communicated with an editor on updates and any potential problems.
    5. Handled typesetting various lengths of articles and multiple articles.
    6. Analyzed components of automotive sub-assemblies with the use of engineering blueprints.
    7. Created exploded view drawings for use at assembly plants and for service manuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in Graphic Design

Layout Designer Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic, hard-working journalism student looking to serve in a PR/marketing field Effective and positive team player wanting to contribute new ideas and skills Detail-oriented designer who embraces good design theory and ethics Motivated worker in groups and independently.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe, MLA Writing Style, APA Writing Style, AP Style.

Description :

    1. Board schematic capture using ORCAD Layout PCB by using Power PCB.
    2. SMD 4.0, multilayer analog and digital boards.
    3. Responsible for library maintenance, parts creation, Gerber generation and editing manufacturing process NetworkSystems Administration -.
    4. Software Product Support with a strong working background in printer, scanners setup, and configuration systems.
    5. Assisted one of the magazine's editors.
    6. Handled content that our writers and clients would submit and organized the content into fluid page layouts and ad inserts.
    7. Proofread articles and held prepress duties, as well as file content management and storage organization on our servers.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Certificate