Digital Designer

Digital designer

The perfect choice for a creative person, designers are responsible for creating compelling designs across a variety of mediums (print, video and multimedia), which fit with brand values and business/end user need. A designer will plan the look or workings of websites, games or graphics prior to them being made, by preparing drawings or plans.

If you are visually inventive and technically apt, a career as a digital designer may be an excellent choice.  Roles in this area demand a creative approach, innovative thinking and excellent client consulting skills.

Skills and aptitude

Skills and aptitudes that would be useful for someone in a digital designer role might include:

  • Creative
  • Attention to detail
  • Curious
  • Inventive
  • Good team worker
  • Good communicator
  • Skilled in traditional art concepts and techniques
  • Have a good appreciation of design

Entry-level digital designer job roles

Someone entering a digital designer job role might have the following job titles, so look out for them while you're doing your research into possible future careers:

  • Web Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • UI/UX Designer
  • Games Designer