Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books and Media / Lifestyle seeks a Senior Designer to join the design team. The ideal candidate is creative and well organized with excellent communication skills. The Senior Designer is responsible for the design of 30-35 titles/year, as assigned, creating designs that are high-concept, commercial, and iconic while translating into multiple formats. They have a deep understanding of the marketplace and their work shows versatile usage of photography and illustration, advanced techniques with typography and fonts, mature color sensibility, flexible and explorative design sensibility. The Senior Designer manages assignments through the various stages of development, from conceptualizing to final product, and can work independently and/or in collaboration with the Senior Creative Director.