About SuperRare Labs:
SuperRare Labs is a well-funded and fast-moving startup on a mission to reinvent the art market for the digital age. Our platform is a social marketplace for cutting edge digital / 3D / VR creators and a new generation of natively-digital art collectors. We've built a vibrant online economy for digital art powered by the Ethereum blockchain, with nearly $100M earned by artists and collectors over the past two years. We are now growing our team and looking for passionate, creative people to join us on our journey!
Design at SuperRare Labs:
We are looking for an experienced Brand Designer who will work on developing SuperRare’s brand identity and visual voice. We value creativity, hustle, and low ego. SuperRare is largely a design-driven organization, so by joining the design team, you’ll have a seat at the table in influencing the SuperRare platform, culture, and community. We are an all-remote company, but prefer that you have availability during US work hours EST to facilitate better collaboration with your core team. The role will report to the Design Director, Mike Deal.
What you’ll do:
- Work with Design Director to continue to evolve the look and feel of the SuperRare brand
- Work with department leads to collaborate and execute on brand and marketing initiatives
- Lead branding for SuperRare initiatives and campaigns
- Concept, design, and execute a range of brand assets for our platform, social posts, emails, exhibitions, and more.
- Invent graphic templates that enable us to create a high volume of engaging visuals across our channels. Develop and maintain a well-designed library that helps us scale
- Work with marketing team to drive engagement through visual content
- Translate explainer video scripts into storyboards for motion designers to animate
- Develop graphic systems for our videos (titles, lower thirds, etc)
- Collaborate with our editorial team to develop the look and feel of our art magazine, including article layouts and story covers/illustrations
- Collaborate with our curation team to develop campaigns for exhibitions and virtual experiences, including posters and teaser videos
- Collaborate with product designers to ensure the platform’s UI is aligned with the brand aesthetic
- Design landing pages and mini sites for special projects
- Participate in design dialogue and contribute to our culture
- Ensure our brand is maintained across all channels and touchpoints
What you have:
- A portfolio
- Incredibly strong taste, design sensibility, craft, and attention to detail
- Exquisite typographic skills
- Understanding of social platforms and how to drive engagement on these platforms
- 3–6 years of professional experience as a designer
SuperRare powers / bonus points if you can demonstrate:
- Skills in motion design, 3D, or VR
- Prior experience exploring the world of NFTs and the metaverse.
Who you are:
- A collaborator; we’re passionate about teams being more than the sum of their parts
- A truth-seeker; you have strong opinions but hold them loosely - maintaining a healthy skepticism and willingness to evolve when presented with new information
- A builder; you recognize that in many situations done is better than perfect
- A craftsperson; our work is our art, and the world needs more beauty in it
- An experimenter; you constantly iterate and publish sketches. Your portfolio and/or personal feed balances quality and quantity of visuals.
- A design entrepreneur; you can develop and pitch your own creative ideas.
SuperRare Labs exists at the bleeding edge of a vibrant digital economy seeking to empower creatives all over the world. We believe that digital art, media and crypto-networks represent the future of cultural expression. By providing the platform, tools & technology for artists to become truly independent and self-sovereign, we seek to free artistic expression & advance global culture in both the analog and crypto-native universes.
If working at the tip of a rapidly evolving industry focused on artistic expression and decentralized governance sounds exciting to you - join us as we discover the wild frontier!