Are you:A brilliant, committed digital designer with over 5 years of commercial experience under your belt? Into creating cool, engaging communication solutions Interested in design trends? Keen to contribute to a growing, changing culture? Easy to work with (strictly no prima donnas)? Motivated and responsible (no flakes)? Mostly nice-smelling?
If you answered yes to the above, then look no further as you've just found a job so sweet, you could stick it in your mouth and your teeth would fall out.
You will be working with the Head of Design, who has a wealth of experience at both the Agency and Product-side where working with designers at all levels (from Junior right through to Art Director), has helped improve their game in order for them all to be the best they can be.
With this role, you can sink your teeth into a product and brand to make a real, tangible impact; whilst getting paid well to improve your skillz. It's why this role suits a Mid-weight whofeels stale in his/her current role.
Design is respected at HighLow. Simple.
HighLow are a progressive company with a range of digital products for use in the finance sector. With web apps, native apps, platforms, through-the-line marketing and brand projects to take care of; our design team is consistently being challenged to produce top-shelf solutions that elevate the brand, communicate objectives, are usable and most importantly, work.
The design team is small and agile, and works closely with Tech and the Operations team to be a critical spoke in the wheel for a really interesting business that is growing rapidly.
If you want to come into a fresh environment, work on cool projects, have Nacho the office French Bulldog fall asleep under your feet, then don't hesitate and apply now.
Please write a cover letter outlining why you would like a crack at the role.
Head of Design
Full time. Sydney, Australia. Reports to Design Team.
Autopilot is simple and visual marketing automation software trusted and loved by over 3,000 teams around the world. It helps marketers capture and convert new leads, connect with customers and create loyal repeat buyers. The best teams at Lyft, Atlassian, Microsoft, Instapage, LiveChat, Greenpeace, Patreon and Crunchbase all use Autopilot to automate their marketing.
We're seeking an experienced Web Designer/Illustrator to join our fast growing team. The design team is responsible for creating and developing a consistent visual language across the entire customer experience. We believe in simple solutions to complex problems, and strive to push boundaries. This is an opportunity to join the team at Autopilot developing the creative content, visual language and product. We are seeking a detail obsessed, passionate designer with a background in graphic design, web design and illustration. You must be experienced working across numerous digital platforms; always eager to learn and experiment. Your role will be to produce strong conceptual illustrations and branded materials that are engaging and reflect a cohesive aesthetic.
Design visual graphics and illustrations that tell stories for blog images, merchandise, event images and product modals.
Design beautiful email templates and landing pages that reflect our brand and design guidelines.
Create sketches, storyboards, prototypes, and/or design specs.
Design within and help improve upon an establish design system.
Work closely with the design team to implement a cohesive visual style across marketing and product.
Excellent visual communication skills, with the ability to take complex ideas and distill them down into simple illustrations.
Be comfortable working in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment with a small team and short deadlines.
Ability to communicate rationale behind your design decisions.
Expertise in illustrator, sketch and photoshop.
3+ years experience at a creative agency or in-house team.
Ability to take feedback and incorporate it into your work.
Knowledge of design principles related to branding and marketing with demonstrable understanding of UX design, typography, color, layout and information hierarchy.
Ability to animate your illustrations.
Experience creating pattern libraries and a passion for design systems.
Understanding of videography.
More about Autopilot
To date our software has helped Australia promote the YES vote on gay marriage and say YES to equality. It’s given Greenpeace the data and tools they need to win activist campaigns. It’s helped Patreon connect and educate creators to give them new revenue streams. And it’s helped hundreds of startups tell their story and grow their businesses.
We’re a successful, fast growing and global company with offices in Sydney and San Francisco. We have thousands of remarkable customers, an extraordinary team and have wonderful investors like Blackbird, Rembrandt and Salesforce Ventures.
Are you looking to get into a web design role?
We are looking for a person that has some experience with wordpress and who wants to enhance their portfolio within web design.
Essential skills we are looking for:
Basic understanding of HTML and CSS
Basic Knowledge of Wordpress
Solid graphic design skills and a portfolio to show you have what it takes
Experience with Adobe Creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver)
Good understanding of the Mac operating system
Have strong attention to detail
Advantageous skills (not required)
Basic Knowledge of CPanel
Basic Knowledge of SEO standards is plus
Basic Knowledge of Usability
It's very important that you are familiar with WordPress, writing/reading CSS, and have some experience tweaking WordPress themes / using Child themes.
You will be working closely with our experienced web design team. You will be responsible for the design of many aspects of our digital presence across our group of companies, and a drive to ensure the best possible customer outcomes. You will improve and learn the best practice design and usability standards across web, mobile and apps.