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We are looking for a collaborative and visionary Creative Director to lead our growing Brand Systems design team in San Francisco to establish the vision for eBay s new Brand Identity. This is a leadership role within eBay s Brand team.
You will be responsible for building and maintaining a living identity system which serves both the systematic and narrative demands of the company. You will lead a small but mighty team that works across the company to ensure our brand expressions are cohesive and impactful on a global scale and that they signal the dramatic change in eBay s offerings.
Things that we value
+ Curious minds and an appetite for learning
+ Passion for the craft
+ A fundamental understanding of modern brand building
+ A strong point of view paired with a healthy dose of humility
+ Ability to showcase ideas with the latest design / prototyping tools
+ A user-centric collaborative, and strategic approach
+ Strong interest in and following of the latest design, technology and social trends
You have deep experience in creating and directing modern brand identities. You believe that brand exists in a product not just on it. You care about making products ownable and are willing to design and test to get the best results. You are intuitive and understand what connects product to marketing, engineering to behavior and strategic thinking to the craft of design. You re organized and understand what it takes to role-out a brand identity to 15,000+ employees. You have the ability to negotiate and evolve design with stakeholders and ensure the integrity of the experience and design system is upheld. You are knowledgeable about our competitors, understand established design patterns and best practices, but always feel the need to do better. You get inspired, fired up and ready to dig in when presented with a challenge.
You can lead and inspire designers to embrace different approaches, technologies, devices and mindsets. You love a challenge and are ready to help reinvigorate one of the internet s biggest and most loved brands.
+ 10+ years of industry experience in brand development and systems/product design
+ Proven track record of managing people and teams
+ Mastery of grids, type, color, layout, iconography, imagery, patterns and systems
+ Fluency of all modern design tools mixed with latest prototyping techniques
+ Self-starter who is user-focused, detail and solutions oriented
+ An ability to be both visionary and granular when needed
+ Excellent written and verbal skills to be reckoned with
+ An ability to work closely with our teams: brainstorming, work-shopping, partnering to provide strategic business insight
+ Been involved in Brand Identity for large scale companies.
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