Lead Brand Designer

New York, NY or Remote /
Design & Product /
Full-Time
Blockstack is software for a user-owned internet. It’s the easiest way to build decentralized apps that can scale. Core protocols for Blockstack are developed as open-source and there are 400+ independent apps on the network. Blockstack PBC is a leading entity within the Stacks Ecosystem, advancing the initial research and development of the Stacks Blockchain and developer tools for decentralized applications. The mission of the open-source community and broader ecosystem is to provide software for a user owned internet that returns online data ownership to developers and consumers. 

Blockstack PBC was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in New York City with employees and contractors in Canada, Europe, and Asia, Blockstack PBC is funded and backed by more than $75 million from Union Square Ventures, Y Combinator, Lux Capital, Winklevoss Capital, Naval Ravikant, and many more. More info here.

Blockstack is looking for a Lead Brand Designer to own all branded communications within the Blockstack ecosystem. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to rebrand the Blockstack ecosystem, and unify our branded assets across various products, campaigns, and web properties, such as: Blockstack.org, Stackstoken.com, App.co, Blockstack explorer, 

What you'll do: 
Lead a generalized rebrand of the Blockstack ecosystem.
Lead continuous upgrades and redesign of our key web properties. 
Partner with our CEO, growth, and marketing teams to produce campaigns, presentations, and live event materials. 
Partner with our product team to unify branding across our applications. 
Own concept through production for all branded communications.

What we're looking for:
Design leader with experience from industry leading technology startups. 
History of collaborating with founders, product designers, growth experts, and engineers.
Experience leading rebrand efforts and implementing design systems. 
Advanced writing skills and micro-copy expertise. 
Experience working with an asynchronous, remote team. 
8+ years professional experience.

Gold Stars:
Branding experience with decentralized ecosystems or crypto currencies.
Benefits & Perks:
Company equity and Stacks(STX) tokens--STX is the native cryptocurrency of the Blockstack network
Remote workers can expense co-working spaces
An annual $1,200 budget for learning and development stipend
$1000 per year of charity donation matching to an organization of your choosing
Daily lunch (even if you’re remote!)
Flexible vacation policy
Family-Friendly health benefits
Free life and disability insurance
Health and dependent care (FSA)
Up to 16 weeks of paid parental leave
Pre-tax commuter benefits
401k with 3% match
Your choice of technical setup and equipment

Company Highlights:
Public Benefit Corporation on a mission to build a user-owned internet
• Code released as open-source and patents released with patent pledge
Remote first team with HQ in New York City
$75M total raised. $23M from first ever SEC qualified token offering in the U.S.
8,000 + active developers and enthusiasts in the community
• 400+ apps launched on Blockstack
Work alongside leading PHD experts in computing

Blockstack PBC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and deeply cares about building a diverse team. Blockstack PBC is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by law.

Please note that benefits vary by country, the ones shown above are for our full time U.S. based employees. Benefit information for non-US based positions will be provided to individuals who interview for those roles.