We’re looking for an experienced print and packaging designer to execute designs and manage the packaging design workflow. This designer will report to the Brand Manager and Product Operation Manager and will coordinate all e-commerce and retail packaging initiatives for iFixit’s parts and tools.

Responsibilities

  • Leads meetings with the design, marketing, and product operations teams to discuss packaging specifications and upcoming print deadlines.
  • Manage the packaging design request workflow from request and ideation through approval and implementation.
  • Executes updates to current packaging and coordinates reviews with stakeholders in various departments.
  • Collaborates with product photographers and copywriters to finalize packaging text and graphics. Ensures packaging designs accurately represent the company’s brand and ethos.
  • Works with marketing team to develop packaging concepts for retail expansion.

Qualifications

  • Portfolio demonstrates expert use of Adobe Creative Suite and CAD or AutoCAD.
  • Experience working and communicating directly with manufacturing partners to ensure the accuracy of Graphics application and execution.
  • Experience working with international packaging suppliers and printers is required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design, Graphic Design or a similar field preferred.
  • Experience using sustainable packaging materials is a plus.
  • iFixit runs on Slack, Asana, Bynder, and Gsuite. Our designers have the ability to integrate our DAM and project management tools into their workflow.

Perks

We chose to build iFixit in the happiest place on earth, Oprah says it so you know it’s true! Our perks and programs to provide you with a benefits package that matters. Whether it is for medical care, taking time off, relocating, improving your health or planning for retirement, we've got you covered. Take home meal plans, if you live near our rewriter.

Here are some of our perks:

  • A repairable laptop, and any software you need.
  • 100% employer-paid health insurance.
  • 401k plan with 4% employer match after 1 year of employment.
  • Profit sharing after a year of employment.
  • Flexible vacation time + paid holidays.
  • Dependent Care FSA.
  • Generous stipends towards repair & wellness.
  • $400 towards a bike or alternative method of transportation.
  • A sweet pair of headphones to get your head in the game.
  • Employee discounts on parts and tools.
  • Charitable contribution matching! We'll 100% match your tax deductible.

Diversity

When you go to a website like iFixit and scroll through the guides, it's easy to forget that there are tons of real people keeping all those bits and bytes running smoothly. But there are literally dozens of us! We're a diverse team, split between two continents, but we're united by a love of tinkering and repair.

iFixit is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Because we are trying to teach everyone to fix every thing, we need a team as diverse as our online community. We believe that it takes people of all backgrounds to help us fix the world. Therefore, iFixit does not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any of the other important characteristics that make us unique and valuable.

iFixit is committed to creating a diverse team—not only in who we hire—but through creating a supportive environment for all of our team members based on mutual respect and inclusivity.