Design Lead (Global)

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Design Lead (Global)

Job description

Smart contracts are on track to revolutionize how all agreements work, through an entirely new system of technologically enforced contract guarantees. Chainlink enables next-generation smart contracts that can be written about any/all events in the real world, the details of our approach can be found in our whitepaper. We are well recognized for providing highly secure and reliable blockchain connectivity to the world's largest enterprises such as Google, Oracle, SWIFT, and many more. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the top companies developing cutting-edge blockchain technology while working closely together with a team of experienced senior executives.



About this Role

The Design Lead is instrumental in shaping Chainlink’s brand, vision, and design. As the first in-house designer, you will have a major impact by owning Chainlink’s aesthetic and driving the visual direction of the company. You will work closely with marketing, product, and engineering to research, prototype and design a transformative blockchain technology.



  • Develop and own the Chainlink visual identity across all platforms and channels around the world

  • Build a consistent and recognizable brand language by using graphic design illustration, color, photography, typography, and iconography

  • Create marketing collateral, including graphics, websites, and videos, as well as brand campaigns across multimedia channels

  • Use design to explain technical or complex concepts to non-technical audiences

  • Develop user flows and mock-ups based on feedback from our customers and internal teams. 

  • Iteratively design, prototype, and test new product releases, as well as distill complex concepts into easy to understand and easy to use products

  • Interpret business requirements and oversee marketing design projects from concept to completion

  • Own process from concept through production for all branded communication


  • Experience in designing for developer tools and technical products

  • Ability to explain technical and complex concepts with clear easy to understand visuals and design

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in visual and product design, with a strong UX/UI background 

  • Comfort in collaborating across marketing, product, and engineering

  • Fundamental knowledge of the formal elements of design including color, typography, and layout

  • Ability to own all aspects of a design process from brainstorm to pixel perfect specs

  • User-centric problem-solving skills with high attention to detail 

  • Fun team player that can wear multiple hats and be resilient 

  • Maintain a strong design vision while remaining collaborative and open to new ideas

  • Comfort and/or experience working as a remote employee as a part of a distributed team

  • Passion for the blockchain space and its power to change the world for the better

This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world. Though we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST). 


*Chainlink is an Equal Opportunity Employer.*