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Graphic Designer (contract)



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Redmond, WA, USA
Posted on Monday, February 5, 2024
Graphic Designer (Contract)

Please note that this is a contract role providing services to Microsoft through external staffing partners of Allegis Global Solutions. If you are selected for this role, you will be employed by AGS and will not be an employee of Microsoft.


The main function of a Graphic Designer is to create designs, concepts and sample layouts based on design principles and concepts. A typical graphic designer needs to have a high level of creativity and able to communicate their ideas to both internal and external clients. The ability to be flexible to client demands, work well under pressure and multi-task are required skills.

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan, analyze and create visual solutions to communication problems
  • Partner with marketing leads in the delivery of strategic and conceptual work that supports the Microsoft employer brand story, messaging and value prop
  • Demonstrate a strong attention to detail, review and QA creative deliverables
  • Communicate the why behind design proposals and concepts in alignment to brand identity and vision
  • Create design solutions and systems for the implementation of recruitment marketing campaigns –digital, social, event materials, print ads, email templates, videos and career site
  • Design and develop creative templates and presentations
  • Find ways to solve for UX problems, developing wireframes and prototypes
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand project requirements, timelines and deliverables


  • Associate's degree in design and/or certificate in graphic design required. Bachelor's degree in design or related field preferred
  • 5-7 years experience required
  • Strong body of work that illustrates design range and ability to create visual systems
  • Basic ability to utilize various forms of media, including print, motion graphics and video editing
  • Basic ability to visualize in 2D and 3D and understand aesthetic aspects of design
  • Expertise in use of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), Microsoft PowerPoint and Figma
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS and other web technologies is a plus
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment

Additional Details

  • Location: Remote
  • Duration: 5 months
  • Pay Range: $33.50-38 per hour

AGS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disability/Veterans). We will consider all applications without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

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