EY Wavespace Graphic Designer, Singapore in Singapore, Singapore

Wavespace Graphic Designer, Singapore


Requisition # SIN003Y0

Post Date Jun 11, 2018

EY delivers unparalleled service in digital transformation, big data, data science, and digital analytics built on a blend of custom-developed methods related to customer analytics, data visualization, and optimization. We leverage best practices and a high degree of business acumen that has been compiled over years of experience to ensure the highest level of execution and satisfaction for our clients. At EY, our methods are not tied to any specific platforms but rather arrived at by analyzing business needs and making sure that the solutions delivered meet all client goals.

We help our clients transform. Together we are changing the way they interact with their customers, employees and partners alike. We are modernizing their applications, creating new ones and driving business efficiency across their ever-changing platform and channel infrastructures. Everything we do centers around this simple story.

The opportunity

As a member of the team at EY Wavespace (EY’s network of innovation and growth centres), you will have the opportunity to work with local, regional and global clients to help them understand and address some of their largest and most complex performance challenges, and ultimately improve and drive sustainable business results. We enable organizations to identify and address their most critical issues, ranging from strategic direction and alignment, digital disruption and organizations responses to the pace of change whether technological, political or societal in nature. Whilst the nature of our work focuses on the design and facilitation of collaborative events, the competencies required is a diverse and challenging blend of logical problem solving, innovative thinking, and political astuteness.

Your key responsibilities

As a Wavespace Graphic Designer, you will help conceive, define and execute environmental graphics and installations to elevate the experience of every user and the impact of every visitor interaction. Additionally, you will take responsibility for designing, recording and co-facilitating large scale facilitated workshops for our client’s business transformation projects. In this role, you should be able to create highly impactful design assets, capture in real-time our clients’ journey, and work as part of a diverse team to transform their businesses through digital.

While the individual assignments will vary, you should expect to be responsible for a wide range of design activities which will likely include:

  • The design and production of everything from digital content and branded materials, to hand painted murals, and creative installations that transform spaces into immersive, interactive and thought provoking environments;

  • Design and create interactive digital tools and materials for clients to use during workshops, including roadmaps, prioritizing, visioning, mapping, etc.;

  • Graphic facilitation during client sessions that helps guide clients towards innovative solutions and problem solving with strategically designed visuals;

  • Illustration (live scribing) during client sessions that helps to capture and synthesize the major activities and conversation to create strategic design assets; and

  • Support the Wavespace Videography team through the creation of motion graphics and related design content for film productions.

You will collaborate with other team members and stakeholders, including extensive engagement with resident design teams as well as other EY wavespace team members such as Videographers and Experience Designers. You must be willing to take smart risks and champion bold new ideas.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong hands-on art and creative design skills with a high level of comfort and proficiency in translating design into digital and physical assets via drawing, hand-painting, spray paint and stenciling, illustration, infographics, moving image, model building and/or other means of creating design in physical and digital spaces;

  • Able to reference EY Wavespace brand language and past wavespace projects and the overall brand aesthetic while creating work for new works;

  • Some degree of business acumen with a strong willingness and ability to quickly understanding the client’s reality and challenges to inform and ground your designs;

  • Stay up to date with contemporary art, graphic, and design trends;

  • Bring fresh ideas to the table and be willing to go the extra mile to help and collaborate;

  • The ability to plan and manage your personal work load across multiple complex and competing projects;

  • Be passionate, creative, adventurous, hungry, ready to roll your sleeves up to do your absolute best work;

  • Great sense of humor and never take yourself too seriously; and

  • Get excited that no two days are the same.

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • A formal qualification in Fine Arts, Design, Interactive Media, Interaction Design, Human Factors, Cognition Psychology, Cognitive Science, Communications, and Design or a related field;

  • Very proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.) and other digital design tooling (After Effects, Sketch, InDesign, etc.);

  • A minimum of three years of work experience in related roles;

  • A strong portfolio;

  • Exposure to and baseline understanding of different industries;

  • The ability to help workshop facilitators to engage clients, understand needs, articulate a vision, and help design products, services, experiences and business models;

  • A passion for technology and innovation;

  • Experience in environmental graphic design and illustration skills; and

  • Hands on experience in curating design communities including freelance artists.

What we look for

Aside from the world-class messaging we deliver to leading companies, what makes us unique is our fun, transparent, highly entrepreneurial and collaborative culture. We work hard, play hard and love what we do together. Day in and day out, we know we can count on one another. If you think everything we’ve said so far sounds great, then we look forward to hearing from you!

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, CPF, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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