Visual Design Lead job in New York City
|Company Type:||Certified B Corporation|
|Company Name:|| Kickstarter|
|State / Province:||New York (NY)|
|City:||New York City|
Kickstarter is searching for a Visual Design Lead to implement and expand a new graphic identity system across a variety of applications, from product to print. Working throughout the organization and across all of our product initiatives, the individual performing this role will build and lead our design team; work closely with product management and engineering to align product with the company’s new graphic identity system; and partner with senior management to shape the visual expression our company's future.
About the Team
Kickstarter’s Design team works on beautiful and functional tools to help our community create, discover, explore, back, and share creative projects. We translate the company’s new identity system into its visual expression and lead identity implementation efforts across a variety of digital, physical and environmental applications. Collaborating closely with the product management and engineering teams, we solve hard problems, ensure a consistent user experience, and push the needle forward for creativity. We work to make Kickstarter more engaging, inspiring and innovative.
About the Role
As Visual Design Lead, you’ll have the opportunity to build and lead a team of graphic designers in their work to positively impact the lives of Kickstarter creators, project backers, and the creative community at large. Your team's work will touch physical and digital mediums, the Kickstarter website, and mobile applications. You will shape and evolve design team culture by acting as your team's roadmap through research, observation, and iteration. The successful candidate can lead their team in applying the visual identity across digital products and beyond.
In This Role, You Must:
If this sounds like you, please get in touch. Send us your resume, some links to your work, and a little bit about yourself.