Experiential Graphic Designer (Wayfinding & Signage)

Deadline: 11 June 2022

Employment term: Permanent

Category: UI/UX/Graphic Design

Job type: Full time

Location: Yerevan

Job description:

TUMO is currently expanding its educational centres throughout Armenia and internationally. The projects vary in scale and location from local to international TUMO centres; where you will be working alongside our design and construction teams.

We seek a designer who has experience in graphic design, wayfinding & signage in facilities and built environment, you’ll be part of a team that conceptualises, designs and builds new educational facilities. We are looking for a creative, with graphic and branding design experience to join our growing, young and dynamic team based in Yerevan. One who is collaborative, innovative, and loves wearing many different design hats from the digital to physical installations to signage and way-finding. Someone who gets into the details through the entire design process, creation to execution.

Job responsibilities

  • Work with the design team and cross-functional teams to develop conceptual designs based on project requirements: scale, space parameters, budget and schedule
  • Develop and maintain a graphic design process that can be implemented and scaled across project types such as signage standards or brand guidelines
  • Ensure designs are continuously being pushed and elevated, cohesive to the overall project intent, and representative of TUMO’s educational objectives
  • Review project related drawings, design details, finish samples, hardware and equipment specifications to ensure proper coordination of design intent and execution
  • Explore and identify new up and coming artists and/or design techniques to keep designs fresh, inspiring, and innovative. Research innovative and sustainable solutions, materials, and applications
  • Manage outside vendors and artists proposals to develop custom products and brand moments. Ensure that the entire scope per project meets budget. Value engineer designs, if needed, to stay within budget and schedule
  • Specify finishes, substrates, and production methods for both print and environmental designs
  • Develop a Wayfinding Strategy that can be scaled and implemented locally and internationally
  • Create elevations, sketches, and illustrations to convey design intent

Required qualifications

  • 3+ years of brand or environmental graphic design experience
  • A college degree in graphic design, communication arts, architecture, interior design or directly related field
  • Experience of creating and working with design guidelines
  • Understanding of fabrication methods, building codes, and materiality
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating built environmental graphics and branding systems
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and visual
  • Strong sense of scale and familiarity with architectural elevations and plans
  • Ability to integrate messaging, color, imagery into 3D built environments
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Be resourceful, innovative and proactive and have the ability to work in a team environment, under tight deadlines
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Proficiency in English language and or Armenian language (spoken and written) an advantage

Required candidate level: Not defined

Additional information

Interested candidates should submit a resume via our career portal  by clicking here.

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What is TUMO?

TUMO is a new kind of educational experience at the intersection of technology and design.

At TUMO, teens learn because they want to. They’re given the tools and knowhow they need to reach their maximum potential, and they chart their own learning path through hands-on activities, workshops and projects.

The TUMO learning program is made up of self-learning activities, workshops and project labs around 14 learning targets. Teens combine these into personal learning paths that adapt to their evolving preferences and rate of progress.

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Our Locations

TUMO has centers in Yerevan, Dilijan, Gyumri and Stepanakert and work is underway to open centers in Koghb and Masis. TUMO Boxes are already in operation in the towns of Berd and Gavar. A third TUMO Box will open soon in the town of Sevan. Outside of Armenia, there are centers in Paris, Beirut, Moscow, Tirana and Berlin. Centers will soon open in several other cities around the world.


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