Gusto is looking for a brand designer to join Brand Studio, a cross-disciplinary group of creatives including designers, writers, and developers. The mission of our team is to build a category-defining brand and have a meaningful impact on Gusto’s business by shipping world-class creative.
Your role will be to thoughtfully design and execute a variety of creative projects; from art directing motion graphics and video to designing interactive web experiences. This is a highly collaborative role that will require you to work closely with design and marketing leaders, product teams, and the rest of the Brand Studio team to ship effective marketing projects and campaigns. We’re looking for a creative problem solver who can think strategically but also loves getting into the details that take design from good to great.
Here’s what you’ll do day-to-day:
Lead design projects with multiple stakeholders
Collaborate closely with designers, writers, web developers, product marketers and beyond to ideate and execute world-class creative
Represent the design team to internal stakeholders, and provide input that will help shape planning and strategy
Deliver and solicit feedback to continually improve the Gusto brand and raise the quality and craftsmanship of our output
Clearly articulate design decisions to a vast set of partners and stakeholders
Here’s what we’re looking for:
5+ years of visual and interactive design experience
Experience leading large brand design initiatives from concept to execution
Experience with motion graphics, video, and interactive brand experiences
Working knowledge of design tools such as Sketch, Figma, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
Ability to work independently and identify and solve problems effectively and efficiently
Passionate about visual and interaction design
Experience collaborating closely with marketing organizations
Strong organizational and time management skills
Nice to have:
Understanding of design implications on development, responsive design, UX best practices, usability principles, and user-research experience
Experience with prototyping tools, Keynote, 2D and 3D motion, or video editing
Experience establishing information architecture and visual design systems
Experience on an internal creative team
Our customers come from all walks of life and so do we. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and our enthusiasm for small businesses, you will find a home at Gusto.
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. On top of full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, and team management tools. Today, Gusto offices in Denver, San Francisco, and New York serve more than 100,000 businesses nationwide.