Junior Graphic Designer

Vitagene - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)


Company Overview

Are you passionate about helping people become healthier and happier? Do you think we spend too much money and time on medication and not enough on educating ourselves about our natural body? Are you interested in helping others understand our genetics, how we should eat, and how to take care of this incredible temple called the human body? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you should be a part of our family at Vitagene, because we want to help change the health and happiness of thousands of people, and hopefully so do you.

We are the fastest growing precision health platform in the US. What is precision health? It is the science of health and wellness personalized to your specific DNA, lifestyle, goals and lab results. Vitagene provides personalized testing and supplementation programs designed to educate and empower you to manage your own health and wellbeing. We feed off the belief that science, quality, convenience, and encouragement are the keys to reaching your personal health goals. We want our members to have a brighter, healthier, future and we want you to help us get them there.

Job Summary

We are building a new design team here at Vitagene. We take pride and are dedicated to becoming an industry leader in our product offerings and strive to develop a modern design aesthetics. This position requires you to work well with others, think creatively yet remain practical, handle criticism with grace, and stand your ground when your ideas are worth fighting for. Every designer we hire must strive to contribute to these goals. Maintaining brand integrity is important, creative freedom and exploration is highly encouraged. Personal character and commitment to improvement are top priorities in our neck of the woods.

Responsibilities and Duties

Create original designs for marketing materials such as website assets for mobile and desktop
Run fast and create and deliver wire frames, assets for A/B testing, editorial graphical content by gathering requirements from whiteboard sessions and creative briefs + one-on-one meetings w/co-workers
Design ad units for web and social advertising campaigns
Create custom graphics for blog posts, newsletters, and customer success campaigns, adding to our library of reusable assets
Maintain the look and feel of company branding, but contributing to a new company visual signature
Apply user-centered design process to create high quality user experiences for mobile and web products
Stay up-to-date on the latest design trends, tools, and technologies (e.g. Sketch, Adobe XD, Zeppelin, etc).
Stay in continuous contact with product, marketing, engineering, and integration teams to gather design requirements for time management purposes
Work with engineering team on design UI / UX for responsive mobile applications
Qualifications and Skills

1-3 years minimum experience in web design, preferably within a startup environment
Professional-grade competency with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Sketch)
Good knowledge of web language proficiency — HTML, CSS
Knowledge of Wordpress is a plus
Experience building infographics is a plus
Rock-solid communication skills to make sure everybody is on the same page
Must have a portfolio for review
Benefits and Perks

Competitive Pay
Professional development in a health and wellness startup
Casual Dress Code
Free Snacks + Catered Lunch once a week
The position is a Part-Time role in San Francisco, located in SOMA. Please contact us if you are interested. We are looking to make an immediate hire.