Designer, Creative Studio
- San Francisco, CA
Square is looking for a Designer to join our award-winning creative team. You will collaborate with creative teams and our product partners to craft smart, effective solutions that help tell the story of Square’s growing ecosystem of products.
This is a hands-on role that requires the ability to take direction from creative leadership and partner closely with a cross-functional creative teams. We see you as a resource for campaign development and iterative exploration. We require an agile work attitude and a desire for constant improvement.
Our designers are a central part of working groups that include art directors, copywriters, creative strategists, engineers, and program managers. This role requires a detail-oriented, multi-disciplinary designer that enjoys working across all visual mediums. This is a deeply collaborative role that requires rapid ideation and an open feedback cycle.
- Design on-brand, on-concept graphics, layouts and contribute to the development of image / video assets, prepared for web, print, and physical installations
- Work with Square’s product and marketing teams to turn project strategy and creative ideas into great design experiences
- Champion brand standards and design systems
- Collaborate with a talented group of writers, producers, production artists, product managers, and marketers
- Experience level: 1-2+ years
- Education: Degree or equivalent experience. Your portfolio and your ability to speak to your process are what matter most
- Creative problem-solving skills with exceptional attention to detail
- Ability to process and take action on creative feedback
- A great eye for layout, typography and design principles
- Familiarity with a variety of design tools. Proficiency in Adobe CC, Sketch / Figma
- Knowledge of best practices in web development, mobile development, web usability
- Ability to anticipate the needs of partners in preparing production-ready assets
- Proactive; ability to manage one’s own time efficiently
- Basic photo retouching skills in Photoshop
- Basic skills in a motion graphics package such as After Effects