Job Opening: Graphic Designer

6 Mile Runs seeks a Graphic Designer to join our team. This position requires a strong understanding of imagery, layout, design, color, texture, and typography. The Graphic Designer has in-depth knowledge of various software programs that include, but are not limited to, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.

This is a salaried, full-time position that may require the employee to be on-call on nights and weekends and on holidays throughout the year after regular duty hours on a rotating, scheduled basis.

Basic Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in graphic design, motion graphics, and post-production;
  • Any combination of education and training/experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties and responsibilities as described;
  • Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite programs to deliver polished still and motion graphics with an emphasis on Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects
  • Ability to produce high-quality results within established graphic standards;
  • Extraordinary visualization, conceptualization, and graphic design skills with a strong background in typography, color theory, design layout, 2D and 3D animation;
  • Knowledge and professional working experience with 2D graphic design, creating clean readable artwork that can be distribution-ready;
  • Ability to deliver exceptional, innovative artwork on time while maintaining a high level of customer service;
  • Strong communication and organizational skills;
  • Ability to multitask and produce creative, quality work under tight deadlines;
  • Ability to work with little to no supervision from concept to completion;
  • Working knowledge of video editing techniques and practices using programs like iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, and Avid is a plus;
  • A portfolio that showcases a breadth of design work that includes TV/video, digital & social; and,
  • Authorization to work for any U.S. employer; candidate must be able to pass public trust security background screening.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Take an idea from concept thru production to meet client and mission objectives.
  • Brainstorm and conceptualize ideas;
  • Create and produce high-quality still graphics;
  • Work in collaboration with other clients and production staff to produce various video products for broadcast, web, and video installations;
  • Create graphic compositions, logos, symbol illustrations, menus, UIs, and buttons;
  • Create vector-based illustrations, icons, graphics, etc., to convey information as “infographics”;
  • Research and recommend new media technologies to advance program initiatives and stay abreast of current developments and applications for state-of-the-art design and postproduction; and,
  • Organize and track project requirements and timelines.

Interested in applying for this position? Please send your resume to

If you are qualified and interested in this position, please send your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and samples (graphics, designs, websites, widgets, applications, etc.) to:

Compensation is based on industry standards, experience and skill level.

6 Mile Runs is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting and 6 Mile Runs may add additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications.