Web & Graphics Designer
Sydney, Australia / Autopilot
Posted: Oct 19, 2017
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. ItÃ¢s given Greenpeace the data and tools they need to win activist campaigns. ItÃ¢s helped Patreon connect and educate creators to give them new revenue streams. And itÃ¢s helped hundreds of startups tell their story and grow their businesses.
WeÃ¢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.