Studio Designer

Piano Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 4 weeks ago


Piano is one of the world's leading enterprise SaaS companies with operations in Philadelphia, New York City, London, Amsterdam, Bratislava and other cities around the globe. We provide a digital business platform for the world's leading media companies, including NBC Universal, the Economist, Cond Nast, Techcrunch, Bloomberg, and Hearst.


We're looking for a designer to join our internal creative studio team to design solutions at the intersection of brand, marketing, sales, content, and client solution. Our ideal candidate is well-versed in digital, print, and physical design projects.

  • Brand
  • Serve as a steward, advocate, and expert of the Piano brand. Continually think about and drive forward the holistic prowess, sophistication, character, visual identity, design language, iconography, illustrations, and recurring visual and behavioral patterns of our brand.
  • Marketing
  • Design product stories, campaigns, promotions, data visualizations, demos, case studies, digital installations and activations, event/booth design and collateral, brochures, etc.
  • Digital touchpoints
  • Design primary site destinations, product pages, interactive stories, documentation, navigation.
  • Sales and support
  • Support a global sales team by creating and managing a systematic library of templates, collateral, presentations, high-value graphics and renderings, and reusable communications assets.
  • Client solutions
  • Design on-brand solutions and experiences for our world class clients with our strategy and optimization teams.
  • Content
  • Work with teams to produce content, such as headshots, client photography, videos, editing, etc.

Our ideal candidate

  • Can manage and maintain a high volume of production projects.

  • Can balance the particular needs of both highly bespoke projects and smart, sustainable, reusable systems of deliverables that make everyone's lives easier.

  • Is experienced working with writers, photographers, strategists, and other specialists to create the best possible work.

  • Has a passion for working in and with emergent technology on exciting new platforms, eg: Figma, Ludus, Principal, Framer, etc.

  • Has strong skills in established design tools, such as the complete Adobe Creative Suite.

  • Can work and succeed in digital and interactive mediums.

  • Can work and succeed in print and traditional mediums.

  • Is self-motivated, ambitious, portfolio-minded, enthusiastic.

  • Has idea articulation and presentation skills. Can present concepts in a meaningful and provocative way; powerfully enough to generate excitement and energy.

  • Understands and embraces strategy as it informs and validates creative thinking.

  • Has an affinity for branding, typography, and classic design principles.

  • Has an eye and intuition for "what's right" in tonality, communications, and word play.

  • Is interested in developing their skills in 3D software specifically Cinema 4D.

  • Some basic experience in editing, broadcast design, motion, or animation is a significant plus.

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