Sr. Visual Designer in Cannabis Industry

Sr. Visual Designer in Cannabis Industry

Summary

Our client is a marketplace that provides licensed cannabis retailers the ability to order from their favorite brands, as well as a suite of software tools for those brands to manage and scale their operation.

With over 2,000+ dispensaries and more than 500+ leading brands in Colorado, Washington, California, Oregon, Nevada, Maryland, and Arizona, our client is setting the industry standard for how cannabis brands and retailers work together.

Company Size and Health

The company's team, backed by funding from leading VC's, is poised to define the cannabis wholesale market. The company has been named one of Fast Company's "Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Enterprise", joining the ranks of Amazon, Slack, and VMWare - and they're just getting started! They've also raised $14M in funding.

Successful startups grow much faster than they can hire. This creates responsibility vacuums which give team members the opportunity to fill them and quickly get promoted into higher roles. The only way to have a meteoric rise in your career is by founding a successful startup of by joining one and taking the reins. At <40 employees, this company is still at this stage where life altering opportunities abound.

Tech Stack

As a visual designer, you want to work in a team using modern tech and modern practices. The tech stack our client uses strikes a good balance between being modern and having wide job market applicability:
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Invision
  • Sketch
  • Python/Django
  • JavaScript
  • VueJS
  • Vuex

Market Size

The legal marihuana market is currently growing at one of the fastest rates of any market, almost doubling every 2 years (CAGR of 34.6%). This provides incredible opportunities for the companies in the space that can stay nimble and adapt with the times. In markets explosively growing like this one, companies can grow their revenues and bottom lines without necessarily having to increase in market share- just remaining stable results in extreme growth.

Core Values

Execution and trust: we trust each others and operate in a way that allows our customers to trust us, but we maintain high standards of accountability.

Attitude & Communication: We are passionate, proactive, constant, direct, constructive, and effective.

Celebrate & Reflect: What we are doing is challenging. Hard-earned achievements deserve recognition; failures deserve reflection.

Progress & Innovation: We solve real problems and we are trendsetters in the industry.

Job Opportunity: Senior Visual Designer

Our client seeks a Senior Visual Designer to lead design of one of the cannabis industry’s leading e-commerce and b2b SaaS platforms.

  • Collaborate with product managers and UX to design layouts for individual components
  • Develop concepts and translate those concepts into simple but elegant designs
  • Work with marketing and other teams to ensure branding is unified throughout our platform and aligned with the company’s style guide.
  • Design and deliver complex wireframes and workflows as well as high fidelity mock-ups
  • Analyze user feedback (via phone calls or client experience tickets) and activity and iterate to improve the user experience
  • Familiarize yourself with the rapidly changing cannabis industry and its needs & demands

  • 5+ years of experience as a visual designer for an e-commerce, enterprise, or SaaS software product
  • Highly collaborative and experience working across multiple teams
  • Able to understand product insights from various stakeholders
  • Skilled at designing single page apps with mobile in mind
  • Experience with Adobe CC, InVision, and Sketch
  • Comfortable with basic HTML5 and CSS3 skills
  • Your portfolio showcases your range of skills: UX, research, visual design, UI, storytelling, persona creation, and design process.

  • Generous stock options
  • Competitive salary
  • 3 weeks paid vacation a year
  • Fun office environment
  • Benefit Matching (medical, dental, vision)
  • Team events
  • Cool Swag
  • Brand spanking new office in FiDi

Interview Process

  1. Apply via this webpage.
  2. If your experience matches our requirements, we will conduct a brief recruiter screening.
  3. Please include your portfolio/website, work samples, Dribbble, github, etc. in your application. Applicants who do not include these examples in their application will not be considered
  4. Further steps will be discussed thereafter

Application Form

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