Senior Graphic Designer Quirky
We are Quirky.
We make invention accessible.
We believe that the best ideas in the world aren't actually in the world--they're locked in people's heads.
We exist to solve that problem.
We're looking for an amazing and passionate Senior Graphic Designer to join our team in NYC.
We're looking for a Senior Graphic Designer to help create designs that tell the stories of our products and the inventors who create them. We need someone who can push themselves and everyone around them to perform at a higher level. You will be working with a world-class team of graphic designers, industrial designers, photographers, video producers, and brand strategists on dozens of projects.
As our Senior Graphic Designer, you will
Work with the Creative Director to grow and develop the Quirky brand.
Create designs that tell the stories of our products and the inventors who create them.
Be part of a growing movement to make invention accessible
Deliver inspiring, provocative, and disruptive results, in short amounts of time, on tasks large and small based on a given brief.
Work with and inspire a team of graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, web designers, motion graphic designers, and industrial designers
Design packaging, retail displays, editorial layouts, event collateral, and studio photo shoots
Work and collaborate across multiple teams
At least 6-8 years of relevant experience in the design field
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or a related field...or a cool dropout story!
Must have worked on major brands, and have excellent package design skills
Must be able to work on multiple projects at once while hitting aggressive deadlines
Must be creative, independent, and able to see a creative project from idea conceptualization through to final execution
Must be aware of production techniques and should be able to coordinate with vendors.
Get excited by producing beautiful and thought-provoking designs
Be a quick thinker, and an even faster doer
Be innately curious about life and aware of the latest market and media trends, new aesthetics, materials, graphic styles, typography, and most importantly, solving problems.
Must be quirky. Duh.
Must take pride in doing awesome work
An entrepreneurial spirit
Stellar written and verbal communication skills
Action and detail oriented
Passion for what we are building at Quirky
Check us out at www.quirky.com and spend some time on our site understanding what we do. If you like what you see, please continue.
Submit your application along with a personalized cover letter addressed to Kevin Smith letting him know why you want to work and Quirky and why you're the perfect fit for the role.
In order to be considered for this role, you must attached a PDF of your portfolio or submit a link to your online portfolio.
We Make Invention Accessible
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: FreshTracks Capital
, Norwest Venture Partners
, RRE Ventures All Jobs: at Quirky
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||For centuries, becoming an "inventor" has been a hard gig to crack. Complexities relating to financing, engineering, distribution, and legalities have stood in the way of brilliant people executing on their great ideas.
Since launching in 2009, Quirky has rapidly changed the way the world thinks about product development.
We bring two brand new consumer products to market each week, by enabling a fluid conversation between a global community and Quirky's expert product design staff.
The world influences our business in real-time, and we share our revenue directly with the people who helped us make successful decisions.|
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