Art Director / UI Designer

Studio SimpaticoinNew York, NY

About Us

We are a small, energetic, and highly collaborative creative design and development team of six, in the Garment District in New York City. Our work spans brand development, UX design, digital product design, web design and web development. Our clients are a diverse group - we've worked with B2B tech companies, media companies, nonprofit organizations, fin tech platforms, education technology companies, consumer products, fashion brands, and more!

About the Position

We are looking for a self-motivated, creative, intellectually curious designer to work as a hands-on, embedded team member within our highly collaborative creative team on a wide variety of digital design projects (websites, marketing collateral, UX/UI design, and more).


  • Ability to primarily work onsite in our New York City office;
  • Experience as a visual creative, ideally focused on branding, web design, and/or digital product design;
  • Portfolio of relevant work;
  • BFA/BA in visual design or a pertinent field;
  • Excellent understanding of core design principles including typography, grids, color theory, and layout;
  • Extensive experience working in Sketch;
  • Adequate experience with core Adobe Creative Suite apps, particularly Adobe Illustrator;
  • Working understanding of how HTML/CSS works in implementing web and digital product designs. The candidate will not be expected to write code;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as the role requires communicating with and managing clients;
  • Ability to manage working on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines and setting client expectations;
  • A willingness to collaborate, and provide and receive constructive feedback.

Nice to Have

  • Experience uploading content to WordPress;
  • Willingness to write blog posts and case studies regarding studio work;
  • Willingness to create content for and post on studio social media accounts.


  • Creative autonomy and project ownership;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Health insurance;
  • Dental insurance;
  • 401(k) match with immediate vest;
  • Occasional travel based on out-of-state clients; (so far we've been to Miami, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Baltimore, Nashville, Denver, and Boulder!);
  • Yummy office snacks

To Apply


Candidates only! It is NOT OK for recruiters or others to solicit this company.