Posted on May 5, 2021

Senior Designer

Design Remote Full-time

Join the Synthetix Core Contributor community as a senior designer and help build the future of DeFi. 

Synthetix is a decentralized derivatives liquidity protocol built on Ethereum, with over $2B+ in supporting collateral the project is one of the largest in all of DeFi. The Synthetix protocol powers the use of synthetic assets (Synths) in projects across its native interfaces as well as third-party platforms like 1inch and Curve, generating $100M+ in weekly exchange volume. We are a global community of stakeholders across many functions, working together to innovate how value is transferred on the internet.

Synthetix is looking for an experienced designer to help scope, design and build the various touch points across the ecosystem. These include dApps such as staking.synthetix and Kwenta along with brand assets like the website. The network has many critical onboarding and engagement flows and your input will help visualize product experiences for tens of thousands of users.  

We’re globally distributed and driven by startup values - we iterate fast, test often and automate wherever possible; it’s that agility that has helped us get to where we are.  

You’ll be bringing graphic design experience and making an impact from day one, visualising complex systems in simple and aesthetic ways.  

Candidate Is:

  • Collaborative in approach and happy to work with others on multiple projects 
  • Intellectually curious and enjoys moving fast 
  • Happy to work remotely and manage their own office environment
  • Willing to be flexible with availability to accommodate for the fast-paced nature of the cryptocurrency market and open to occasional travel for events 

Candidate Has:

  • A portfolio of graphic design/illustrative work that demonstrates the ability to visualise complex systems and data 
  • Proficiency in design tools such has Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, Sketch, InVision, etc
  • Demonstrated experience in shipping UX/UI designs for digital products (desktop & mobile)
  • Experience in designing brand and marketing assets across digital
  • A strong eye for aesthetics, layout, information architecture, typography and iconography
  • Used both Synthetix and/or other DeFi products on mainnet and can demonstrate a solid understanding of how Synthetix works
  • An understanding of (and ideally some working experience with) front-end web technologies including HTML, CSS, JS and React

Synthetix Will:

  • Pay in sUSD and SNX 
  • Provide a platform to express your creativity to a global audience 
  • Pay for travel expenses to events & offsites
  • Connect you to a thriving community 
  • Make you feel welcome! 

If the above sounds interesting and you’d like to talk please contact [email protected].