Senior Graphic Designer, Web and Digital

San Diego, CA
Jun 16, 2021
Biotech Beach
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Element Biosciences is a multi-disciplinary startup focused on innovating genetic analysis tools for the research and clinical markets. The Company's technology will broaden the end user experience through improved data quality and simplified workflows to benefit discoveries and diagnosis in healthcare.

Based in San Diego and reporting to the Head of Marketing, the Graphic Designer, Web & Digital will be responsible for creating compelling storytelling in the digital world. 

Our ideal candidate has experience with innovative creative solutions for all digital marketing needs including but not limited to website, mobile, app and email assets. S/he can influence others and drive alignment across diverse cross-functional teams. The ideal candidate will also possess a self-starting, entrepreneurial spirit and exhibit business ethics and strong problem-solving skills.
•Create compelling materials that enhance Element’s brand and the overall customer experience online
•Design, organize, and coordinate site assets, landing pages, and graphics that meet business, customer requirements, and brand creative standards
•Collaborate with internal teams to create digital marketing assets for but not limited to: email, affiliate, paid social, media, site, mobile, and app
•Follow brand standards and actively develop graphic standards
•Develop/update company templates (PowerPoint, letterhead, flyers, etc.)
•Social Media campaign visuals  
•Advertising campaign visuals (online and print)
•Manuals and reference materials support (electronic and print)
•Organization and management of internal and external image libraries (department files, intranet, corporate website)
•Website updates as needed (intranet, corporate website, outside web properties 
•Manage document control process / version control
•Photography post-production
•Simple video editing for corporate website and social media content
•Photo and video shoot assistance / oversight

 This list highlights major areas of focus and areas of effort, but in a small team and a dynamic company environment, these job responsibilities can expand and flex at management’s request.

• Must have a Bachelor's degree in a fine art, preferably graphic design, or equivalent field of study, a minimum of 5 years experience, (an equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered)
•Must have 5 years of experience in graphic design with a commensurate portfolio
•High proficiency with Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator and other related programs essential
•Strong communication skills. Able to present concepts in a clear and convincing manner to a broad range of audiences
•Extremely detail-oriented, flexible and able to work in a fast-paced, demanding environment simultaneously contributing to multiple projects each with aggressive development schedules
•Strong communication and organizational skills

•Must be able to lift 15 pounds

We are passionate about our mission to develop high performing products to study genomics in an unprecedented flexibility and to understand biology for the improvement of healthcare. We have built a highly efficient product-driven organization where employees can learn, grow and thrive in a challenging but encouraging environment.  We are committed to scientific integrity, collegiality, honesty, objectivity, and openness.   We offer excellent benefits, which include a 401K plan, competitive health benefits, flexible vacation, and equity incentives. 

We foster an environment such that all people are afforded the freedom to pursue their passions without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.