Product Illustrator at Canva
Manila, PH
At Canva our mission is to make beautiful design possible for everyone by transforming the way corporations, small businesses, nonprofits, and educators work all over the world. Through this democratisation of design, we aim to have a significant positive impact on society.
Since launch in August 2013, we have grown exponentially. We are one of the world’s fastest growing startups and the journey has only just begun. Joining Canva now means you become an integral part of this adventure.
We take great pride in designing a product and an encompassing experience that users really love. Just check out our Twitter stream. Your colleagues at Canva — like you — enjoy being the best at their craft and coming together as a team to create something world-class.

What you'll do...

  • Briefing and creation of new Illustrations for Enterprise features, including Permissions and Content Management
  • Product illustrations for experiments, particularly for Pro growth experiments
  • Product illustrations for new products, particularly for App Store, Marketplace, Scheduler, Print, Partnerships and Video
  • Product illustrations for Canva’s Help homepage
  • Run design bootcamps in Manila to train and empower the Canva team to use the product and create amazing designs
  • Active participation in brainstorms and other idea-generating sessions
  • Liaise with other teams internally to align on product guidelines

You'll love this if you have...

  • 2+ years experience as a Graphic/Visual Designer creating a diverse range of marketing materials
  • A strong portfolio demonstrating your passion for designing clean, elegant, and beautiful designs
  • Advanced design sense and mastery of hand illustration, typography, color, conceptual graphic design, and layout creation
  • Up-to-date knowledge of various design mediums, and how best to leverage them
  • The confidence to try new things, and a passion for big ideas and storytelling
  • Effective group facilitator who enjoys teaching design, running design bootcamps, and empowering others to be great designers
While we won’t be taking any blood samples, we’d love to see some Startup DNA – you will need to be flexible, pragmatic, strategic, tenacious, and take ownership of deliverables and outcomes – ya gotta have hustle!


  • Equity options in one of the fastest growing startups in the world
  • Fitness membership
  • In-house chef
  • Sponsored social clubs and team events
  • Fun and quirky celebrations