Designer

Designers at DBNY work on a diverse range of projects from emerging direct to consumer brands to established retailers. DBNY’s lean and hustle always culture encourages close collaboration between all disciplines while paving the way for designers to push the boundaries, contribute ideas, and learn something new.

We’re seeking multifaceted designers to collaborate with our team on eCommerce storefronts, responsive design, brand identity systems, and any other interactive, marketing, and communication challenges that design can solve. Prior digital agency experience and familiarity with eCommerce and CMS platforms is a plus.

DBNY is a creative eCommerce agency that works with emerging direct to consumer brands and growing retailers such as Sonder Living, ALOHA, Aloft Home, LilGadgets, and Jemma Bag. We design and develop exceptional user experiences and help clients navigate marketing challenges.


Responsibilities

  • Working in tandem with production team on visual designs

  • Taking ownership of your work and working autonomously

  • Helping Project Managers determine feature sets and provide designs accordingly

  • Construct sitemaps and low fidelity wireframes for both mobile and web

  • Design brand guidelines, mood boards and other project assets

  • Documenting all parts of the design process and ensuring smooth handoff to development team

  • Participating in design review sessions with DBNY team

  • Taking lead in ideation, research and presentation of your work

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience working on eCommerce projects is a plus

  • Adobe Creative Suite mastery and Sketch

  • Experience working with prototyping tools (Framer, Figma)

  • You’re naturally curious and want to push boundaries of what’s possible in design

  • Extensive knowledge of latest and greatest tools and design methodologies

  • You’re constantly learning new things

  • You have a unique design aesthetic that matches your personal philosophy

  • You’re open minded and solicit design feedback

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • You like people, preferably us

Qualifications

  • Experience — 2+ years digital experience. Solid knowledge of industry tools and understanding of designing intuitive and responsive user experiences.

  • Creativity — Strong visual design aesthetic and conceptual thinking. Strong handle of layout, navigation, typography, colors, and image composition as applied to web and mobile experiences.

  • Leadership — Can work both autonomously and collaboratively with the team. As a designer, you will not only be expected to bring your own creative ideas to the table but also flawlessly execute on the shared project vision.

  • Communication — Excellent written and verbal communication skills, especially when talking about design and collaborating with other team members.

  • Skills — Working knowledge of HTML/CSS preferred but not required (our designers are not expected to build websites).

  • Time Management — Excellent organizational and time management skills. Able to self-manage and prioritize tasks to ensure work is delivered on time.


DBNY offers competitive salary, health benefits program, paid vacation, and a professional development stipend. Most importantly, we work on projects that truly impact our clients’ businesses and attract team members who love to be challenged with tough problems and fast-paced work.

To Apply

To apply, please send your resume, link to your portfolio website and LinkedIn profile to jobs@dbny.co with the email ‘Designer — Your Full Name’ in the subject line. Applicants who fail to follow instructions will not be considered. A design challenge will be required for serious candidates.