Illustrator // Robinhood

January 29, 2020

About Robinhood

Robinhood is democratizing our financial system. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers, removing fees, and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

Robinhood is a fast-growing company and was recognized as a CNBC Disruptor 50 and a LinkedIn Top Startup in 2019. We’re continuing to grow and are looking for incredible talent that can help us achieve our mission.

Robinhood is headquartered in Menlo Park, California, with offices in Lake Mary, Florida, and London, UK.

About the role

We’re looking for an Illustrator to work on the Robinhood iOS, Android, web products, and marketing. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team that has garnered significant accolades including the Apple Design Award and Google Play Award. The ideal candidate possesses love and care for design craft, strong design rationale, communication skills, and has experience working in a large variety of styles and formats.

Your day-to-day will involve:

  • Working closely with leadership to help develop Robinhood’s visual brand
  • Prioritizing and executing on a range of assignments – from visually telling the story of a referral program to announcing new product launches and even working on global brand campaigns
  • Collaborating with product designers, animators, and marketing team members to bring life to complex concepts that will educate, empower, and delight our users
  • Exploring a variety of illustration styles alongside the brand team
  • Generating a diverse array of designs in response to a design brief
  • Creatively expressing ideas or concepts

Some things we consider critical to this role:

  • Strong illustration skills
  • Attention to detail and deadlines
  • Ability to act upon critique and design feedback
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, industrial design, or interior design, or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years of experience designing and illustrating for consumer products or consumer-oriented marketing campaigns
  • Expert level skills in Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) and Sketch

Bonus points:

  • Passion for working and learning in a fast-growing company

Feeling ready to give 100% to democratizing our financial system? We’d love to have you apply, even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we’re looking for people invigorated by our mission, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

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