Art Director/Senior Digital Designer

Are you an exceptional visual designer who thrives on bringing digital brands to life? CarGurus offers a unique opportunity to make your mark on a significant consumer brand by bringing our visual design standards to the same level of excellence as our site functionality. 

Responsibilities:

  • Help define and implement design vision, guidelines, and processes
  • Elevate CarGurus brand standards to better reflect our industry-leading value proposition and brand personality.
  • Lead redesign of core site pages to bring CarGurus’ brand to life
  • Develop strong brand style guidelines to enable the nimble UX design efforts of our front-end development team
  • Serve as design lead for ongoing interpretation and evolution of our brand standards to support new applications across the business
  • Multimedia designs – site pages, email templates, banner ads, design assets for content marketing and social media, you might even get to take your skills in offline media for a spin from time to time 

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years digital graphic design experience, preferably working for consumer web brands
  • Deep expertise in digital-first design with a focus on brand impact while never losing sight of the criticality of site functionality. If AB testing brand designs sounds wrong to you, CarGurus isn’t the right place for you
  • Love of design; you stay current and ahead of design trends
  • Ability to conceptualize design and campaign concepts, not just deliver pixel perfect creative against someone else’s ideas
  • Highly collaborative and able to partner with a range of internal stakeholders within marketing, product, engineering and beyond
  • A low ego approach to getting it right, you’re always open to constructive feedback
  • Mastery of design tools – Illustrator, InDesign, PhotoShop, etc.
  • Deadline-driven and highly results-oriented
  • Appetite for jumping in as an individual contributor with the opportunity to build a team over time
  • Degree in graphic design or a related field


Job Type : Full-Time
Education Level : Bachelors Degree
Experience Level : Mid to Senior Level
Job Function : Marketing
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