/// Note - This is an in-office role at our Houston HQ
Join our vibrant team at SmartAC.com, a Houston-based tech startup, as we reshape the HVAC industry. We’re seeking a talented graphic designer to join us at our Houston headquarters for an exciting in-person role.
About the Role:
-- In-office role @ our Houston HQ --
As Graphic Designer on our Hardware product team, you'll play a vital role in creating visually compelling assets for internal and external purposes, including product, partnerships, marketing, and corporate growth. Reporting to the Head of Hardware, this fast-paced role involves maintaining design continuity across our platform and supporting marketing and sales materials. You will work on high-priority design tasks requiring adaptability and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. This role is pivotal in meeting our commitments to partner and sales timelines.
At SmartAC.com, you’ll …
-- Maintain brand consistency across various materials, presentations, and visual assets
-- Develop diverse materials, from one-pagers to training documents to packaging
-- Transform data-heavy reports into visually compelling presentations
-- Create engaging presentations with a focus on visual communication
-- Design banners, brochures, and promotional items for digital, print, and trade shows
-- Translate technical drawings into graphics with appropriate detail for a given application
-- Develop sales collateral and value proposition decks
-- Design packaging, labeling, and other visual elements
-- Collaborate within a small, passionate team, sharing ideas, concepts, and designs
Above all, we prioritize design capability, perceptiveness, and communication.
Desired characteristics include:
-- Design-related degree and industry experience preferred
-- A strong portfolio demonstrating effective visual communication and graphic design sensibilities
-- Perceptive communication style with the ability to visualize design intent from simple requirements and discuss concepts objectively
-- Understanding of 3D geometry and capability to work with 3D designs
-- Effective English language comprehension skills for writing and reviewing copy for concision and brevity
-- Understanding of global trends, technology, and fashion
-- Familiarity with consumer retail, technology products, mobile or enterprise software, new market categories, lifestyle brands, and/or startups
-- Mandatory: Advanced capabilities in design and imaging software, including Adobe Creative Suite (Ai, Id, Ps, Br, etc.)
-- Preferred: Keyshot or Blender (product rendering), Figma
-- Salary (commensurate with experience) and company stock options
-- Company-paid healthcare
-- 401k and HSA plan
-- Paid time off
To be considered, applicants must include a portfolio and be willing to complete design tests.
Please send your resume and portfolio (or a link to your portfolio website) to careers@smartAC.com with the subject line “Graphic Designer - Hardware Team.”
Talented designers and recent graduates are also encouraged to apply.