Creative Director ( 100% REMOTE - Fast Growing SaaS Company ) - San Diego

Company: LINQM
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Location: San Diego, USA
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Our client a SoCal CA based rocketship growth SaaS company grew to hundreds of B2B customers within a few months of initial product launch in 2019, and secured a $60 million Series B! Today, we have a 95% Customer Satisfaction rate and a rapidly growing community of customers, including names like Crunchbase, Belkin, Rackspace, Allbirds, FabFitFun, VSCO, and Turo.
Behind our business is a handful of the best investors in tech. Together, we are creating a new category of device management that can better serve modern businesses.
The Opportunity
Seeking a Creative Director to join our marketing team and help develop a world-class brand identity, with specific focus on our website. This is our first full-time design hire on the marketing team, so you will have the opportunity to build a design team and own the entire design strategy. 
The ideal candidate is known for constantly innovating and pushing the limits of what we can accomplish on all our visual properties, clearly communicating who we are and why we stand out in the market. You’re someone who demonstrates passion for great design and for expanding, evolving, defining, and documenting flexible design systems that achieve bar-raising quality and consistency for the brand at scale. This position reports directly to the VP of Marketing.
Day to Day
Own the strategic direction and execution of our brand and design systems, with an eye towards continued evolution and refinement
Hire and develop a design team
Lead break-through brand expressions and inspire continued innovation of the Kandji website, including interactivity and information architecture
Drive the visual identity of our digital ads across all platforms, working with our Digital Marketing Manager
Own and refine our component library
Collaborate with fellow marketers to deliver a wide range of content in a consistent and innovative style, such as presentations, whitepapers, emails, landing pages, signage and more
Support our People team in creating an inclusive employer brand that is compelling to diverse audiences
Collaborate with Product and UX Design teams to ensure that our branding and product remain aligned and consistent across all experience touchpoints
Minimum Qualifications
An outstanding eye for detail and consistency, combined with a deep understanding of branding, typography, color, iconography, grid systems, responsive frameworks
Experience hiring and managing a design team
A passion for visual storytelling, demonstrable through a portfolio containing advertising creative, design systems and web assets/pages
Proven experience (re)designing websites, from initial strategy through to implementation with front-end web developers
You have mastered the primary Adobe design tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), and have experience working collaboratively with Figma
You are skilled at directing animation, and are highly proficient with tools like After Effects or Principle
Are a hands-on maker, with the interpersonal skills to work cross-functionally with product, creatives, product marketers, content marketers, and campaign managers of all levels
Process-oriented, with proven experience building or optimizing design systems
Are persuasive and humble in explaining your work, process, and decision making; you crave feedback to help you design at your best
Nice to haves
Experience managing a team within a top tier creative agency
Highly proficient directing illustration and experienced with tools like ProCreate, Adobe Illustrator
Experience directing video production and editing
Benefits & Perks
Work from anywhere in the USA!
Competitive salary
Generous vacation policy
100% individual medical + dental + vision coverage, 50% dependents coverage
401(k) with 4% company match
Equity for full-time employees
Home office reimbursement for comfortable remote working
Cell phone & Internet stipend
8 weeks paid leave for new parents
New Macbook Pro and software setup
Exciting opportunities for career growth
An outstanding, inclusive culture
We are excited to be serving a significant need for a fast-growing market, and are proud of the high-performing team we have brought together so far. If you’re someone who wants to engage in new, exciting projects that will challenge your skills in the best way possible, we would love to connect with you.
Our client believes in fostering an inclusive environment in which employees feel encouraged to share their unique perspectives, leverage their strengths, and act authentically. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those from all backgrounds and varying experiences.

Work Day: Full Time

Employment type: Permanent Job

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