DEA, ranked in the top 100 Top Design Firms by ENR, has an opportunity for a Graphic Designer. This is a progressive position working as a part of our Smart Mobility group within the Transportation Business Unit to support public engagement efforts and transportation project reports and deliverables. This position will work across multiple engineering and planning disciplines and through the life cycle of projects ranging from planning to construction. The ideal candidate is a highly creative, organized, and motivated team player who enjoys collaborating with a variety of people and can work efficiently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. A strong attention to detail and strength in artistic layout and graphic storytelling is required. This position will work directly with public engagement professionals, urban planners, and engineers to support client projects by translating complex, technical concepts into public-friendly, aesthetically pleasing graphics that clearly communicate ideas to broad audiences. Ideal office locations for this position are Portland, OR, Denver, CO, or Salt Lake City, UT. This person could sit in one of our other office locations located in Washington, Idaho, or California.
Leading the creative production of graphic materials in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Preparing maps, cross-sections, schedules, process flow charts, graphs, and infographics to illustrate complex ideas
Translating CAD design and GIS data into public-friendly graphics
Developing project branding, including development of project logos, graphic banner headers, and document templates
What sets David Evans and Associates (DEA) apart—even more than the quality of our work—is the quality of our relationships and the commitments we make. Our goal is to deliver desired outcomes through excellent project solutions and a superior client experience.
The DEA Difference is reflected in six commitments and the seriousness with which we make them:
We begin with clarity of expectations – actively listening and understanding your objectives. We clarify the outcomes you seek, both from a project and relationship perspective. We initially and regularly identify critical success factors.
With an understanding of your expectations, you can expect effective communication marked by honesty, openness, and respect. We communicate regularly as a team and stay abreast of changes in expectations or conditions, then adapt accordingly.
Because quality is a cornerstone of any client-consultant relationship, we emphasize accountability. At DEA, accountability means respecting the boundaries of the scope, schedule, and budget and rising above circumstances that would stand in the way of achieving results.
Working in a spirit of collaboration and teamwork, we strive to serve a...s an extension of your staff and act as one team in developing solutions. We draw on firm-wide expertise and resources to benefit your projects.
Using initiative and creativity, we transform issues into opportunities and emphasize anticipating needs. You’ll work with professionals who see the big picture and lead in developing sustainable design and management solutions. Our resources, including advanced systems and technology, help us quickly deliver results.
Through these commitments, we discover opportunities to create trust-based relationships. A trust-based relationship is our sixth commitment.
Taken together, these commitments create authentic, meaningful relationships; effective solutions; and superior client experiences, which are the hallmark of the DEA Difference.
Join us and work in an environment that fosters collaboration and teamwork, where expectations are clearly defined through effective communication, where teams are accountable to the results and process, where trust in your team leads to shared success, and where initiative and creativity are rewarded.
Be part of what defines our future.