Designer - Bay Area

At Free Association, our tight-knit team of makers collaborates closely with our clients, embedding on-site at times for seamless teamwork. In this type of ambitious environment, we need an exceptional email designer for our IoT home automation partner - a person can who push the limits of email marketing and give the top notch development team a challenge.

About You

  • The first person to post the latest cool thing in Slack
  • Subscribe to strategic newsletters just to see what the competition is up to
  • Inspired by exceptional development partners

We’d Like To See Someone Who Has

  • Strong digital communication portfolio with innovative use of type, color, and interaction
  • Creative skills that flirt with the brand rules and evolve style into a new era
  • Collaboration and clear communication skills across disciplines, with creative leads and product owners

We’d Also Love If You’re

  • Comfortable opening a code editor to get the design just right - HTML, CSS, and Javascript

What You’ll Do Once You’re Here

  • Design digital communication for cross-channel campaigns
  • Collaborate with functional leads and stakeholders to push the level of quality
  • Manage multiple initiatives and balance priorities with clear communication about scope and deadlines
  • Push the boundaries of design for responsive/rich email design with the industry’s best email developers
  • Leading design standards and UX for the full suite of email communications, ranging from marketing and creative to high converting operational messages

About Free Association

We explore big ideas and define strong value propositions, relentlessly iterating through insight, ingenuity, and craft to build products people love to use. Since we're not an ad agency, we maintain a flat organizational structure. We work in very small teams where all teammates get involved in the design process and interact directly with clients.

Benefits & Perks

  • Full benefits including medical, dental and vision
  • 401k matching
  • 3 weeks + 10 holidays off
  • Stocked fridge with goodies
  • Incentives for development
  • Fun team excursions & cultural activities

How To Apply

If you're interested in learning more, drop us a line at with your resume and a link to your portfolio. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

We believe in a diverse workforce and are an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply! Sorry, but we don't offer Visa sponsorships at this time.