Design Generalist (Mid Level)

  • IOHK
  • Feb 11, 2021

Job Description


Our goal is simple; to create excellent design by giving you the opportunity, environment and support to create your finest work to date.

As an IO Design Generalist, you will play an essential role in the conception, design and execution of beautiful ideas, products and services. You will bring exceptional creative thought and craft to developing and delivering projects.

Although we work remotely, everyone knows they are an integral part of our shared success. As such, you'll be part of a diverse team of global creatives dedicated to solving problems across all platforms and channels; creatively agnostic and open-minded. No silo mentality.

We're building the brands of tomorrow; help us shape them ❤.

Your Mission

  • Understand, constructively question and evolve design briefs
  • Solve problems both creatively and effectively
  • Present work and explain thought process confidently to peers and stakeholders
  • Design across platforms such as mobile, desktop, native apps, video, and idents
  • Aid in developing design systems and UI frameworks
  • Developing brand and visual Identities
  • Design and template presentation decks
  • Adhere to brand guidelines or design systems in all work
  • Support the wider creative team.


Your Expertise

  • BA in design or associated creative area
  • 3+ years as a designer/creative
  • Worked in a design agency or as an in-house designer
  • Ability to work on projects from conception to final output
  • Ability to convey complex technological information as visually compelling graphics
  • Experience in web design, apps and web apps
  • Experience in prototyping and mock-ups
  • Comfortable presenting designs
  • Intuitive creative judgment
  • Appreciation of excellence across all media
  • Outstanding portfolio of diverse projects and brands
  • Experience designing mobile-first, desktop and native apps
  • Competent in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Firm understanding of Sketch and Figma
  • Team spirit; strong interpersonal skills to collaborate with a remote team and stakeholders
  • Ability to deliver projects on time and willingness to ask for support when needed
  • Aware of the latest design trends
  • Super curious and passionate about all things design and creative
  • Willingness to share and adopt ideas
  • Belief that shared success is better than individual glory
  • Knowledge of motion design from video to micro-animations is a bonus
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling is a bonus.



IOHK is a fully distributed organization and therefore this is a remote position.

All Colleagues

  • Flexible schedule
  • Remote work - ability to work anywhere
  • Laptop reimbursement
  • New starter package to buy hardware essentials (headphones, monitor, etc)
  • Udemy for Business
  • Competitive PTO and Sick Leave plan

US Employees

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits coverage through Anthem with 100% premium cost covered by IO Global for the employee and dependents
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life Insurance

UK Employees

  • Monthly Health Stipend to use towards any wellness or medical coverage/service
  • Pension