Temporary Digital Image Editor -Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Nordstrom - Cedar Rapids, IA

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Temporary Digital Image Editor -Cedar Rapids, Iowa - 106032
      Nordstrom Direct is a division of Nordstrom, a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer customers the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We are looking for a talented individual to team with staff to create the highest quality images for Nordstrom.

      The Temporary Image Editor supports the Nordstrom Photography, Quality Assurance, Creative and Merchandising departments by providing advanced retouching of images for Nordstrom’s online store. The image editor is also responsible for precise color correction, technical support, oversight of process, and achieving quality while meeting deadlines. The ideal digital image editor is motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service every day.

      Responsibilities
      • Photo edit, retouch, color correct and color overlay digital images in preparation for web application
      • Partner with Quality Assurance to review color accuracy of inbound product
      • Control color accuracy through cross departmental calibration and color settings
      • Ensure final image quality control with attention to interpolation, skin tone, color overlay and consistency
      • Familiarity with scripts, droplets, masks and optimization of images for use on the internet
      • Provide cropping, detailed retouching, color correction and merging of digital images
      • Provide, maintain and coordinate accurate file data across multiple software packages to achieve results
      • Seek, develop and drive efficient image workflows
      • Clearly communicate quality trends and offer alternative solutions for accomplishing set goals
      • Actively research and implement emerging digital technologies to maximize quality and efficiency
      • Work closely with Site Coordination, Photography Studios, Copywriters and Buying groups to achieve common goals
      • Provide training concerning digital imaging for studio staff, Quality Assurance and contractors as necessary
      • Maintain strong and positive relationship with internal customers
      • Support multiple divisions of Nordstrom with image processing as needed
        • Bachelors of Arts or Science preferred
        • Minimum 4 years experience in digital imaging required
        • Minimum 3 years experience working with photography, marketing or new media required
        • Advanced knowledge of Mac OS X and current versions of Adobe Photoshop required
        • Knowledge for masking, layers, alpha channels, color space, and scripting
        • Excellent design, organization and production skills
        • Understanding of image asset and archival systems
        • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel)
        • Ability to manage multiple projects in a schedule-driven, fast paced environment
        • Superior customer service attitude
        • Ability to manage multiple projects in a schedule-driven, fast paced environment
        • Strong communication, and interpersonal skills
        • Detail-oriented, accurate, professional and accountable
        • Flexible, able to respond immediately to business changes and priorities

        We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

        The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. No visa sponsorship is available for this position.

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