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May 1, 2024

Associate Graphic Designer


Our Krakenites are a world-class team with crypto conviction, united by our desire to discover and unlock the potential of crypto and blockchain technology.

What makes us different?

Kraken is a mission-focused company rooted in crypto values. As a Krakenite, you’ll join us on our mission to accelerate the global adoption of crypto, so that everyone can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. For over a decade, Kraken’s focus on our mission and crypto ethos has attracted many of the most talented crypto experts in the world.

Before you apply, please read the Kraken Culture page to learn more about our internal culture, values, and mission.

As a fully remote company, we have Krakenites in 60+ countries who speak over 50 languages. Krakenites are industry pioneers who develop premium crypto products for experienced traders, institutions, and newcomers to the space. Kraken is committed to industry-leading security, crypto education, and world-class client support through our products like Kraken Pro, Kraken NFT, and Kraken Futures.

Become a Krakenite and build the future of crypto!

Proof of Work The Team: CF Benchmarks are the world’s first and leading cryptocurrency index provider, authorised and regulated by the UK FCA. Our indices are in full compliance with the UK Benchmarks Regulation (BMR), proven by two successful audits undertaken by Deloitte. We're a trusted partner to some of the most respected and innovative financial institutions and our fully market tested reference rates and indices power regulated financial products including listed derivatives, investment funds and structured products from the world's leading firms, including the market defining crypto derivatives suite listed by CME Group and the BlackRock iShares Bitcoin Trust. For more information, please visit www.cfbenchmarks.com The Opportunity:

This role is a unique opportunity to contribute to the marketing and brand development of an innovative and dynamic digital assets business, under the mentorship of a Senior Designer. Your primary responsibilities will include creating engaging graphics, brochures, digital content and video materials that accurately and effectively communicate our business and products.

We understand the importance of growth and learning in your career. Therefore, while proficiency in design principles is essential, you will receive comprehensive on-the-job training in various design and video editing tools. We use Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Cinema 4D, Premiere Pro, Figma, along with Microsoft Office programs and Canva on our projects.  We do not expect you to know every single one of these programs & platforms before starting; this role is designed to allow you to develop and hone your skills progressively, ensuring you are comfortable and proficient with the tools and tasks at hand.

Collaboration is key in this role. You will work alongside product, sales, marketing, content and research functions, translating complex financial concepts into visually appealing and understandable content. This position is not just about creating designs; it's about making our financial products accessible and well represented to our clients and the wider industry, with the support and guidance of an experienced Senior Designer. Skills you should HODL:

  • Most importantly, you will have a keen eye for great design.
  • Educational Background: 1-2 years’ work experience as a Designer, or a degree in Graphic Design, Visual Arts, or a related field.
  • Portfolio: A portfolio showcasing your best design work, even if primarily academic or personal projects.
  • Technical Proficiency: Good grounding in design applications (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) and willingness to learn more.
  • Creativity and Innovation: Ability to think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics, and layouts.
  • Attention to Detail: Exceptional attention to detail to ensure accuracy in design elements.
  • Problem-Solving Ability: Aptitude for problem-solving and thinking critically about design challenges.
  • Passion for Learning: Eagerness to learn and grow in the field of design.
  • Understanding of Marketing Principles: Basic understanding of marketing principles to effectively communicate product features through design. #LI-Remote #LI-TN1

Kraken is powered by people from around the world and we celebrate all Krakenites for their diverse talents, backgrounds, contributions and unique perspectives. We hire strictly based on merit, meaning we seek out the candidates with the right abilities, knowledge, and skills considered the most suitable for the job. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don't fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you're passionate or knowledgable about crypto!

As an equal opportunity employer, we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.