Senior Proposal Graphics Designer
Company: Amazon.com, Inc.
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Would you like to be part of a team focused on increasing
awareness and adoption of Amazon Web Services ("AWS") by engaging
with worldwide public sector customers that are reinventing their
IT strategy with AWS cloud computing? Do you have the creativity,
business savvy, and the technical background necessary to help our
customers understand complex ideas visually?
As a Senior Proposal Graphics Designer for the Worldwide Public
Sector ("WWPS") Big Deals Team at AWS, you lead our effort to
deliver impactful proposal graphics and visual deliverables to
public sector customers worldwide. Your responsibilities will
involve working with members of AWS Public Sector's capture,
technical, proposal, and account teams to develop effective,
compelling proposal graphics and visuals on a variety of government
RFIs/RFQs/RFPs ("RFx") and other critical documents.
The ideal candidate possesses demonstrated public sector
proposal graphics development experience necessary to effectively
support a dynamic and rapidly growing business. The candidate
should be self-directed and have a desire to enhance the quality of
our proposal graphics and other visuals within the guardrails of
AWS Brand guidelines and for the consumption of a mostly public
sector audience. The candidate should expect to work closely with
members of extended teams to understand processes, approaches,
discriminators, and other benefits of our proposal that could
benefit from imagery. Candidates must also have a demonstrated
ability to think strategically about AWS's mission, products, and
technical challenges, with the ability to build and convey
compelling value propositions visually. Finally, candidates should
be willing to support aggressive proposal timelines and commitments
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Serve as the single-threaded owner for graphics related to
major RFx response efforts and other non-proposal related graphics
- Consult and collaborate with Technical Writers, Proposal
Managers, Capture Managers, and other proposal contributors to
design, develop, and fine-tune professional graphic concepts for
proposals and presentations.
- Conceptualize and render visuals based on input from
stakeholders and requirements dictated by AWS Brand guidelines and
customer-defined compliance requirements.
- Participate in proposal quality reviews to ensure graphics
included in the proposal are effective, consistent, and
- Lead the development of templates and frameworks that drive the
overall look and feel of deliverables as well as project-specific
content and graphics concepts.
- Continuously curate, grow, and update our graphics library,
including templates and core graphical assets to maximize reuse
effectiveness and utility.
- Educate team members on effective visual techniques and design
concepts for conveying messages.
- Be a thought leader with respect to proposal responses and the
visual nature of team documents.
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to
furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led
affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters
globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual
and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on
Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity)
conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our
14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse
perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.
- 8+ years of professional work experience, including 6+ years of
graphics development experience in conveying complex ideas with
simple and effective design elements.
- Demonstrated experience in being both technical and analytical,
including expertise developing complex yet easy-to-grasp graphic
- Demonstrated experience with graphic design capabilities using
standard desktop programs.
- Proficiency in working with MS Office tools like Word,
PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio.
- Experience with Adobe Suite
- Degree required.
- Strong time management skills and the ability to deal with
ambiguity, self-prioritize, multi-task and meet tight
- Candidate will have exceptional communication skills. Must be
comfortable communicating with-and gaining consensus from-internal
- Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for
- Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon
is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other
legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who
would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us
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