About Grain:

Grain turns your debit card into a credit card by analyzing the cash flow in your linked checking account and generating a line of credit tailored just for you. We never run a credit check and we don’t issue a physical card. People use Grain as an alternative to a credit card to establish a credit history or ease their cash flow. We’re challenging the notion that debit and revolving credit need to be distinct, siloed products. We believe that one should very much inform the other - one card with access to both. We’re a YC-backed and venture-funded startup. Since its launch, we have grown our customer base 42% MoM and 6x’d our revenue YoY. Grain has 30k+ reviews and a 4.7 rating on the App Store.

About the Role

You’ll be a key voice in taking the Grain brand to the next level through UI, art direction, graphic, motion, social, and web design. You’ll work cross-functionally with Marketing/Communications and other teams. You have a love for using design to evoke emotion and are always ready to be hands-on with visualizing solutions. You have experience with standard methodologies but are just as comfortable challenging them. You're a self-learner that has confidence in their intuition and can oscillate between the practical and artful sides of design. You’ll wear multiple hats as the second employee within the design team.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain and build upon cohesive visual identity for Grain across all customer and employee touch-points
  • Participate in design of the Grain website
  • Design and apply design system components, patterns, principles, and libraries of mobile and web applications
  • Help drive future brand redesigns and refreshes
  • Design iconography, color styles, text styles, and logos
  • Create graphics and illustrations
  • Create documentation, style guides, and presentations
  • Take a customer-focused approach to defining visual design across platforms
  • Help shape creative strategy for how Grain brand is visually represented
  • Source images (stock photos and video footage) and help plan for content capturing

About You:

  • 3+ years of experience as a visual designer, graphic designer, UI designer, creative director, art director, or similar role
  • Proficient in Figma (or similar software), Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects and/or HTML/CSS is a plus
  • You have an online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating visual design experience
  • Love collaborating with product designers, product managers, marketing, and operations
  • Excellent communication, planning, and organizational skills
  • Have a people-focused design mentality. You refine your designs through feedback and data from customers
  • Exceptional ability to collaborate on visual design projects and integrate feedback
  • You have a solid foundation in typography, layout, and design
  • Experience with transitions, animation, motion design, and dynamic interaction
  • Excellent visual, written, and verbal communication skills, along with presentation and negotiation skills

Benefits & Perks:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • $1,500.00 professional development budget
  • Fitness/Wellness reimbursement
  • Internet reimbursement
  • Home office stipend
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Mental health days off
  • Annual company offsite

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