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Visual Experience Design

Vienna, VA


Placement Type:


Salary (USD):

$43 - $48 / Per Hour

Start Date:


**This is a HYBRID role that is open to US-based, authorized, W2 candidates who are able to be on-site in Vienna, VA on a 4x/month schedule.*
You must have a strong portfolio of visual design work 

Our Financial Services client is seeking a Visual Designer to join their team. In this Consultant role, you will conceive visual design solutions to complex product initiatives through composition, typography and interaction models. In addition, you will keep deliverables engaging and on-brand, drive cross channel projects and work on moderately complex projects with minimal risk. You will participate in the creation and evolution of visual experience design strategy.  You will work independently with direct guidance and direction from higher level staff and management.

What You WIll Do:

Participate in

  • Develop and recommend comprehensive visual design solutions 
  • Assist in defining user experience goals through visual engagement
  • Design and implement user-centered deliverables 
  • Assist with managing multiple projects under tight deadlines across a broad variety of product categories and audiences

Assist Leadership

  • Collaborate with project teams to define the visual identity 
  • Perform as a project team member, owning design deliverables throughout Development Lifecycle for multiple projects within various phases 

Bring Ideas

  • Optimize the user experience through creating visual on-brand compositions that drive improved experiences
  • Influence team members and business partners, explaining the impact of designing/developing with the end user in mind

Complex, Varied Tasks

  • Create and apply visual design styles and best practices, such as composition, color theory, accessibility and typography, and guides the team in their use through style guide creation

Make an Impact

  • Stay on track to meet interim project milestones, project time/scope/quality/funding expectations 
  • Ensure design solutions remain engaging to the customer 

What You Will Bring:

  • Familiarity with design fundamentals, such as color theory, typography and composition
  • Familiarity with project management to include establishing and leading project teams; managing timelines/deadlines/resources; ensuring successful project implementation
  • Knowledge of interaction design, visual design, and industry standards
  • Knowledge of user centered design processes and best practices
  • Effective detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies to usability and design challenges
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, User-Centered Design/Human-Computer Interaction, or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

Ideal Candidates Will Bring

  • Human Factors Institute Certified Analyst
  • Knowledge of web, mobile and application design

The target hiring compensation range for this role is $43 to $48/ hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.


About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands.


Our eligible talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits


Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.