TITLE: Visual Designer
LOCATION: Brooklyn, New York or Remote. BioLite HQ is in Brooklyn, NY but we’re currently in an all-remote capacity due to COVID-19. Permanently remote candidates are welcome to apply with the understanding that occasional travel to the DUMBO, Brooklyn office will be required but only once it is completely safe to do so and office functionality has resumed.
REPORTS TO: Associate Director of Visual Design
COMPENSATION: Salary is competitive and includes benefits like fully covered healthcare, free One Medical membership, company bonus plan, and equity stock options.
BioLite believes in a bright and safe future for all, and that includes life at work. BioLite is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where we strive to enable everyone to show up as their full selves. An inclusive environment and culture makes our solutions better and our entire team smarter. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
We’re looking for an energetic, versatile designer to join our design team and help strengthen BioLite’s visual presence. From web design and email development to packaging and environmental design, all things BioLite brand start and end in-house – we’re our own fully functioning creative agency.
The ideal candidate has strong illustration skills both on and off the computer. Iconography and diagrammatic storytelling are a big piece of the BioLite visual toolkit and appear everywhere from our instruction manuals to our product launch videos. You will be the primary force behind the creation and maintenance of our illustration library.
You’ll be hopping between digital and print mediums on a regular basis. The ideal candidate has a strong grasp on layout, hierarchy, typography and a general understanding of best practices that apply between the two mediums.
Most importantly, as BioLite enters an exciting phase of growth and scale across both the Outdoor and Emerging Market businesses, the ideal candidate will champion brand consistency and accuracy through every project, enabling us to create a brand that is powerful, recognizable, and differentiated.
These are the tasks you’ll tackle on a daily basis:
Role Responsibilities You’ll Grow Into
Longer-lead projects that you’ll collaborate with the AD of Visual Design. Already have experience here? Great! We’d love to see it in your portfolio.
No need for experience here but if you have these skills sets they will be put to good use:
Your application should include
We will not review incomplete applications.
We are not accepting candidates via recruiters.
BioLite is a for-profit social enterprise that develops, manufactures and markets distributed energy solutions for off-grid communities around the world. Our business serves two distinct markets, 1) developing-world families living in energy poverty, and 2) outdoor enthusiasts seeking fuel-independent cooking and electricity.
This is a unique opportunity to join a mission-driven company with both a technical and creative spirit in the heart of Brooklyn.
BioLite was recently listed as a company to watch in Fortune’s 2019 Change The World List.