Junior Graphic Designer

GenoLogics Life Sciences Software

July 10, 2014

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Job Category: 
Sales and Marketing
Job Specialization: 
Marketing and Communications
Company Overview: 

The GenoLogics Philosophy

The GenoLogics philosophy is that to build a great company, you must first and foremost be a great employer. This means creating a workplace that is both inspiring and rewarding – one with shared purpose and meaning. GenoLogics produces more than world-class software; we develop solutions to help advance the early detection, prevention and treatment of diseases such as cancer. To achieve this vision, we’ve created a flat, boundaryless team environment where communication is open and decision-making is transparent. It is the creativity, energy and savvy of our people that enables our success as an organization.

GenoLogics isn’t a job – it’s an experience.

What makes the GenoLogics Experience unique is the opportunity to:

  • Impact the success of a dynamic company
  • Learn and grow through challenging work and diverse professional development
  • Surround yourself with bright, talented people selected for who they are, not only what they can do
Job Summary: 

As a Junior Graphic Designer you will create both print and online marketing and communications materials as a team member in the marketing communications department.

This is an exciting role that offers the successful applicant the potential to gain valuable skills and experience in a broad spectrum of design disciplines.

The role offers the opportunity to be mentored by an experienced, multi-disciplinary senior designer who maintains a strong brand identity and visual aesthetic across a broad range of design disciplines. 

Personal Skills

  • Creative yet pragmatic approach to design solutions
  • Adaptable and accurate, with an acute eye for detail
  • Passion for design and a desire to be challenged
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply new skills
  • Problem solving skills and strong work ethic
  • Good written communication and interpersonal skills


  • Website design and content management
  • Traditional and digital advertising
  • Marketing communications materials; product brochures, case studies, whitepapers
  • Direct mail promotional materials
  • Social media promotional materials
  • Tradeshow promotional materials; banner and booth design, handouts
  • Sales tools, presentations and internal documentation
  • Illustration and visualization of complex data, charts, systems and workflows to support online and offline communications


  • Good InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop skills
  • Understanding of Drupal or Wordpress content management
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS

Desired Technical Skills

  • Understanding of entire print production workflow, from concept to design and print processes
  • An interest in, or basic knowledge of user interface design principles (UID/VisD/UX)
  • Excellent InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks, Premier skills
  • Understanding of Drupal or Wordpress theme development
  • Solid HTML/CSS
How To Apply: 

GenoLogics offers an attractive total compensation package including benefits and stock options. We thank everyone for their interest in this position; only short-listed applicants will be contacted. A hiring decision will be made as soon as we find the perfect candidate. Interviewing will be ongoing until such time. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@genologics.com.

GenoLogics is well positioned for success within its marketplace. GenoLogics has been a proud recipient of both the Human Resources Excellence Award and the Product of the Year Award, as awarded by the Vancouver Island Technology Association (VIATeC).