ou’re a visual designer who is hands on but also has prior experience crafting the strategic design direction of a consumer brand that is meant to both delight and meet goals (read: conversions). In this role you’ll work closely with the CEO as well as the marketing team on a daily basis to iterate on the website, ad creative, and offline collateral while creating a thoughtful, intuitive experience across all of our brand touchpoints. When people say “Hmmm… what should we do here?” in a meeting, you’ll contribute not just concepts, color palettes, and grid systems, but also by offering critical thoughts about everything from copywriting to code ramifications to business goals.
Your dayâ€‹ â€‹ toâ€‹ â€‹ day responsibilities will include:
â— Working with our marketing team to produce a variety of outwardfacing marketing material such as landing pages, email templates, display ads, presentations, beautifullystyled visualizations, event signage, etc.
â— Produce and own visual design style guides and maintain them as they evolve
â— Deliver pixelâ€‹ perfect designs and guide the development process
â— Design interactive elements such as animations, rollovers, etc.
â— Translate technical features, process workflows and companyrelevant stats into infographics
â— Contribute constructively to team brainstorms and group critiques throughout the development process â— Contribute to and provide a visual design language, patterns, and assets for products
â— Add beauty, elegance, creativity, and inspire creative boldness wherever needed
Required qualifications & experience:
â— Strong knowledge of Sketch and/or the Adobe Creative Suite
â— 3+ years of relevant experience
â— Strong knowledge of responsive & mobile design principles
â— Experience simplifying complex problems and creating intuitive customer experiences for the web
â— Experience working on a conversion and metricsâ€‹ driven consumer product — ideally eâ€‹ commerce (though it can also be downloads, signâ€‹ ups, etc.)
â— Strong knowledge of traditional design best practices and cuttingedge approaches
â— Commitment to owning all responsibilities and tasks
It’d be awesome if you had:
â— UI/UX design experience for Android and iOS
â— Exposure to online advertising, email marketing, data analytics, and tools like Mixpanel and Optimizely
â— Startup experience, or some other kind of scrappy small team Experience sourcing and managing external creative resources & consultants
â— Enthusiasm for working collaboratively with a small but dedicated group of talented individuals â— Impeccable task management prowess and serious gumption
â— An affinity for creating animated gifs, telling jokes, sharing funny links