Contract Brand Designer at Mozilla Overview:
Mozilla is a community of engineers, designers, makers and problem solvers. We work in the fishbowl known as open source, with a clear focus on making the web better. We are currently hiring a contract Brand designer in our San Francisco location. Working with us, you’ll help build amazing experiences, and help us tell our story to a growing audience.
Mozilla isn’t just a great place to work. It’s an experience you’ll carry with you throughout your career. From the passionate people you’ll learn from, to the chances you’ll have to make the Web a better place, your time with Mozilla will be unlike any other. To be part of the team, we ask that you be awesome, intelligent, and proud to be moving the mission forward.
Initially, this role will focus on working closely with our Head of Brand Design to refine, expand, systematize, and bring to life the Firefox brand expression across all touch-points. You will help conceptualize, develop, and implement our brand identity, including work on a variety of guidelines and narratives across social, digital, print, blog, and web.
A smart and passionate graphic designer with a strong and diverse portfolio showcasing experience across a variety of mediums, including digital, print, web, and environmental/experiential design. You’re comfortable asking questions, interested in data and research, and looking to create user-centered experiences. You think on a macro and a micro level, make decisions that support both the system and the individual component. You are well versed in both digital and print and are able to contribute on both levels, from concept to final production. You have experience designing and shipping consumer facing digital products as well as working on one-off projects that may include comms, social, and print components. You’re passionate about how things work and interact and in creating a visually cohesive and well designed experience.
- Help with intake and shape project strategy, process and goals.
- Work closely with Design Leads, key stakeholders, and our Producer and Creative Director to understand the requirements of a creative brief, develop concepts, iterate quickly, and ship experiences in a digital and print framework.
- Think systemically and help create a pain free and delightful experience for the user.
- Demonstrate solutions to external partners and iterate quickly on feedback.
- Advocate for the importance of user centered design and consumer quality experiences on the team and within the greater organization.
Your Professional Profile:
- Passion to design excellent products for humans
- 5+ years of professional experience in graphic design
- Strong portfolio of interaction, brand, and visual design
- Ability to rapidly conceive, visualize and iterate design solutions in a shared environment
- Excellent communication skills (or relevant experience)
- Experience designing and shipping digital consumer facing products
- Knowledge of user research
- Strong visual design skills
- Type, color, layout, hierarchy
- Iconography and illustration
- Image making
- Experience with creating digital design systems
- Multi-disciplinary, always-learning mindset
- Experience in working on a distributed team
Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. When you work at Mozilla, you give yourself a chance to make a difference in the lives of Web users everywhere. And you give us a chance to make a difference in your life every single day. Join us to work on the Web as the platform and help create more opportunity and innovation for everyone online.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.