Visual Design Team Lead

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Programs | Full-time | COVID-19 remote


HackerEarth is an AI-powered developer assessment software that helps companies to accurately measure a developer’s skills through online coding tests. It takes a skill-based approach to assessment, allowing companies to automatically generate standardized tests based on various skills and then accurately measure the developer’s performance on those skills.

We proudly serve 500+ customers across the globe with many of the fortune 1000 names in the list like Walmart, Amazon, Barclays, GE, Siemens etc. We have assessed more than 1M candidates, support 37 different programming languages, provide 8 different type of assessment techniques and enable assessments across 100+ different skills.

HackerEarth also has a community version of the product that is used by developers all across the globe, to assess their coding skills, become better at it and measure their true potential. They do it by solving coding challenges across different topics/skills and by participating in online competitions/hackathons. We have a thriving community of 5M+ developers.

We are looking for an experienced, fresh thinking designer to work within the creative team of our Programs team. We're looking for someone who can take direction from written or spoken ideas and convert them seamlessly into images, layouts and other designs for digital media.

The Visual Design Team Lead will be responsible for developing online campaigns and content for HackerEarth and all our digital platforms.  The overall goal is to ensure a visual personality that is consistent and representative of the brand strategic digital objectives and creative direction. 

Roles and responsibilities

  • Design and implement digital design projects
  • Manage a team of 2 visual desiners and develop visual designs for social media
  • Support the team with projects such as banners, special email campaigns, marketing collaterals, infographics, and branding items etc.
  • Participate in the development of project concepts and apply a consistent design approach to a wide range of digital content
  • Must be capable of overseeing multiple projects simultaneously and juggling numerous pressing priorities with ease in a fast-paced environment
  • Should work with the team to increase engagement within the community via designs
  • Owing projects from inception to completion (and beyond), working to define requirements while simultaneously designing for those requirements
  • Working on an ever-evolving design guideline that will shape the design and brand of HackerEarth

Job Requirement

  • 3-5 years of design experience
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Strong typography skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

What we have to offer you?

  • Complete creative freedom at work to experiment with your ideas
  • Industry comparable salary and other benefits
  • Really flexible hours
  • If you are sick, just stay home
  • A work environment that values your growth, freedom, and transparency

You’re a perfect fit if

  • You love solving problems rather than just presenting deliverables
  • You have a community mindset and your designs and thought process adds value to community engagement
  • You are a curious soul and question assumptions
  • You can communicate your design ideas and draw value out of the feedback
  • You enjoy collaborating with other teammates (and I am not just talking about designers here)
  • You want to talk to customers
  • You are comfortable working with short iteration cycles

In return, you can look forward to working with one of the coolest start-ups in the country with a dynamic and driven culture that fosters an environment of positive energy, inclusion, and results.