A Thinking Ape is looking for a Designer for a full-time permanent position in our Vancouver office.
As a Designer, you will work with our marketing team to create and iterate on our visual brand. Ideally, you are looking to work in a startup environment and should enjoy having ownership and responsibility for your daily work.
As a Designer you will:
Lead the branding design direction while acting as the ‘gatekeeper’ for all marketing materials
Iterate our style guide and develop a brand guide for our product marketing
Work closely with our Marketing Lead to create a visual brand that is in-line with our company goals. This will include design for swag, collateral, our company website, internal tools, our product websites etc.
Work collaboratively with our team of copywriters, photographers, illustrators, other designers, web developers and marketing specialists
Produce digital and physical mock-ups
Work on multiple concurrent products while meeting tight deadlines
Your background should include:
Experience with graphic design, layout and typography
A strong understanding of marketing design and best practices
Sketching and storyboarding skills
Strong experience with web design and UI/UX Information Architecture
Advanced knowledge of Adobe CS6 Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop
Knowledge of the print production process
It would be a definite plus if you:
Have experience with mobile design
Are skilled in photography and/or illustration
Have a diploma or degree in design