Brand Designer at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

Nextdoor is looking for an exceptional brand designer to join our team and help in transforming the way people connect and communicate with their neighbors.

As a designer, you’ll own a project and work cross-functionally with product, engineering, and design to implement your work from ideation through launch. In addition to working directly within the design team, you’ll be paired with a mentor from the team who will work with you 1:1 on your first project, teach you best design practices, and make sure you learn a ton while still having fun along the way.

If you get excited about solving complex design problems, are obsessed with creating smart, polished products, and thrive in highly collaborative, mission-driven environments, we want to meet you! Join us in designing a new way to communicate on the local level.  

Responsibilities:

  • Create compelling visuals, iconography, typography, and infographics within the Nextdoor brand standards
  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce elegant design solutions
  • Provide creative support for all marketing creative needs

Requirements:

  • A degree in Design, Marketing, Visual Studies, or other design-related field is helpful
  • 3-5 years experience
  • Portfolio featuring examples of graphic, visual, and/or interaction design work
  • Strong abilities in visual design (graphic design and UI design)
  • Proficiency with common design tools and software software (Adobe CS, Sketch, prototyping tools, etc)
  • Experience and comfort working independently and with cross-functional teams
  • Passion for connecting people and strengthening communities