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Graphic Design Intern(s) Needed for Unique Digital Stickers/Emoji Packs

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We’re Hiring!: Graphic Design Intern(s) Needed for Unique Digital Stickers/Emoji Packs

We’ve got big plans for Playoff and only the best people will help us realize them. Are you one of the best?

Who You Are…

Playoff’s Graphic Design Intern will be responsible for product design for the unique digital stickers, emoji, themes and content we create. The packs are designed based on licensing partners, large mobile app partners we will work with to deliver great digital content on mobile, and advertising opportunities with brands around the world.

We’re a highly collaborative team with ambitious products and tight deadlines, so it’s important you are able to prioritize your work, communicate clearly, and both give and take feedback.

What You’ll Do…

- Design visually stunning and unique sticker/emoji packs, themes and digital content based on Playoff’s library of assets as well as in-house productions
- Contribute to the distribution of our products amongst partners
- Communicate design decisions to all team members
- Take on challenges that go above and beyond your current skill level
- Have a do-what-it-takes attitude towards problem solving

Major Areas of Responsibility:

- Complete design projects for unique digital stickers/emoji and themes based on our list of IP as well as custom content
- Participate in daily interactions with other design team members
- Work closely with each other to provide content to partners
- Work with CEO to ensure that all product offerings are compliant in accordance with all contracts


Your experience should include:
- Mobile and web design experience
- A portfolio of projects that demonstrate strong visual design
- Digital illustration
- Graphic Design
- Adobe Suite - Specifically, Photoshop and/or Illustrator
- Startup experience or strong desire to join one highly desired

Your skills should include:
- A playful aesthetic sensibility; work in a variety of different styles
- A keen eye for detail
- Proactivity. You should be outcome-oriented
- The ability to prioritize and multitask when given aggressive deadlines
- Creative problem solving
- Clear communication. You're comfortable both giving and receiving honest feedback

General Knowledge of:
- Mobile In-App Purchase Market
- 3rd Party Mobile Messaging Platforms
- Sticker / Emoji / Phone Themes
- Social Media

Extra Points For:
- Familiarity with animation
- Fluency in HTML or experience with content management systems
- A love of illustration

- The freedom to express yourself, create, learn, and innovate
- Flexible hours
- The chance to rise quickly and influence company direction
- Potential future employment with the company for successful candidates


- If you’re interested, please send your resume, samples, a link to your portfolio that includes recent work, to jobs@playofflabs.com
- Be sure to also include: your weekly availability and your earliest possible start date

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role

Jeff King

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Co-Founder @Playoff , Retired NFL player (9-year veteran), Chicago Bears staff