Aetna Senior Visual Designer in Wellesley, Massachusetts

Req ID: 42874BR


The Senior Visual Designer works closely with UX and software to create best in class designs for the digital space, including mobile applications and websites. He/she is able to create engaging and simple designs with a user-centered design focus. The visual designer ensures that all designs are interpreted and implemented as specified in the given design direction and meet all business requirements, with focus on project accuracy and timeliness.

Fundamental Components:

Executes artistic design and layout solutions for digital content based on specifications and concepts determined by stakeholders

Maintains brand and visual guidelines throughout every project

Understanding of UX design principals, strong attention to detail, ability to grasp multiple product requirements.

Designs icons, color schemes, image assets and other design features as directed and as projects demand.

Interacts with internal and external peers and/or managers to exchange information related to assigned activities.

Experienced in working within the parameters of software specifications

Able to follow and contribute to the design and documentation of visual style guides

Work closely with technical and content writers to support design documentation

Supports design process from concept to production and is able to design with both conceptual and technical vision

Understanding and ability to produce visual assets for various file types/screen resolutions.


-5+ years of professional experience in interactive design, visual design or user interface design.

-Online portfolio a must, demonstrating creative challenges and design solutions in mobile applications and web

-Full knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, Axure

-Agency experience preferred

-Experienced in responsive web, HTML 5/CSS

-Experience in Illustration and/or healthcare a plus

-General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

-General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/FOUNDATION

  • Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


  • This is an office based position in Wellesley, MA.

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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