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A home for the compulsively creative.

At Traina, we’re obsessed with great design. We’re driven by a desire to create authentic, beautiful, and powerful brand experiences for our clients and ourselves. And the world has taken notice. Over the past year, our work has been featured in Under Consideration, Awwwards, Communication Arts, How Magazine, and been awarded two National Addys. And we’re just warming up. We’re looking for insanely talented individuals who share our passion for design; who abhor mediocrity; who obsess over details but think big; who love this madness as much as we do. You know who you are.

Remote and local applicants considered for all positions.

Open positions

Associate Digital Creative Director

You are a visionary creative talent with a unique POV and a desire to lead and inspire. You are passionate about your craft, fearless in your pursuit of innovation, and driven to effect positive change. Your perspectives and efforts have earned you national recognition. Through strategic thinking, collaboration, originality and hands-on execution, you deliver inspired solutions to complex design problems for a variety of high-profile brands.

You have a proven ability to direct a team, helping each individual to grow their skills, develop their talents and create extraordinary brand experiences that they can be proud of. You ensure every project achieves defined strategic business goals. You’re able to clearly and confidently articulate your vision.

You are obsessed with culture, brand, experiences, and you push yourself to be ahead of the trends. You’re ready to step into a role where you will lead a talented and growing team, drive the creative direction of a diverse roster of beloved brands, and magnify the values at Traina through your interactions and work.

Above all else, you want to be a part of an agency that shares your values and vision, and do the best work of your career.

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More about you:

  • You know how to lead, motivate and inspire a team
  • You create modern, trailblazing design solutions and systems
  • You understand the power of brand, and the role it can play in defining culture and effecting change
  • You are passionate about design, and strive to deliver on brief in new and unexpected ways
  • You go the extra mile to perfect and polish every project that you touch
  • You are confident and adept at presenting to stakeholders at all levels
  • You care about equity, justice, our community, and the planet, and want to use your talents to have a measurable, positive impact on these issues.

Requirements:

  • 8+ years agency experience; 3+ years in a leadership position
  • An exceptional portfolio of high-profile work
  • Strong knowledge of visual design, user-centered and interaction design, and brand development
  • Expert knowledge of modern design and prototyping tools (Figma, XD, After Effects, etc…)
  • Ability to lead and collaborate with others

Benefits:

  • Flexible work policy (remote or in-office)
  • Great pay
  • Generous quarterly profit-share
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Full medical benefits
  • Paid holidays and vacation

Senior Visual Designer

You are fixated on creating rich, dynamic user experiences, and a portfolio to prove it. You have a great attitude, and a wide-ranging skillset. Your primary responsibility will be to create inspired brand experiences across various digital touch points, but you’ll also provide leadership and guidance to the interactive team. As part of that tight-knit team, you’ll be involved at all phases of the process, from strategy through launch, and you’ll have an opportunity to implement your vision across the entire UX.

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More about you:

  • You’re a pixel perfectionist and obsess over simple, intuitive digital experiences
  • You’re plugged into the latest and greatest developments in UX/UI design
  • You’re passionate about great design, day and night
  • You grasp the importance of user-centered design and methodologies
  • You think deeply about projects and are able to defend your decisions
  • You take pride in your work, but are open to critique and to growth

Requirements:

  • 7+ years visual design experience
  • Well-versed in Adobe CS, with the ability to prototype in XD, Sketch and/or Figma
  • A working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • A solid portfolio

Benefits:

  • Flexible work policy (remote or in-office)
  • Great pay
  • Generous quarterly profit-share
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Full medical benefits
  • Paid holidays and vacation

Senior Brand Designer

You’re passionate about branding and design. You think about it non-stop, and spend much of your free time working on passion projects or perusing inspiring websites and publications. You also have a great attitude, agency experience, and a wide-ranging skill set. Your primary responsibility will be to do inspired, amazing work. From logos to websites, and from packaging to environments, you’ll have an opportunity to express your creative vision across a variety of formats while benefiting from the guidance of our creative leadership team.

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More about you:

  • You create bold, beautiful visual identities
  • You obsess over details
  • You’re passionate about design, day and night
  • You think deeply about projects and are able to defend your decisions
  • You take pride in your work, but are open to critique and growth
  • You work hard and play hard

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience at a design firm or ad agency
  • A solid portfolio
  • Ability to collaborate with others

Benefits:

  • Flexible work policy (remote or in-office)
  • Great pay
  • Generous quarterly profit-share
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Full medical benefits
  • Paid holidays and vacation

Senior Designer

You’re passionate about design. You think about it non-stop, and spend much of your free time working on passion projects or perusing inspiring websites and publications. You also have a great attitude, agency experience, and a wide-ranging skill set. Your primary responsibility will be to do inspired, amazing work. From logos to websites, and from packaging to environments, you’ll have an opportunity to express your creative vision across a variety of formats while benefiting from the guidance of our creative leadership team.

APPLY NOW

More about you:

  • You create bold, beautiful visual identities
  • You obsess over details
  • You’re passionate about design, day and night
  • You think deeply about projects and are able to defend your decisions
  • You take pride in your work, but are open to critique and growth
  • You work hard and play hard

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience at a design firm or ad agency
  • A solid portfolio
  • Ability to collaborate with others

Benefits:

  • Flexible work policy (remote or in-office)
  • Great pay
  • Generous quarterly profit-share
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Full medical benefits
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Opportunities for advancement

Copywriter

You think in prose, speak in taglines and know how to tell a great story. You have an amazing book, a great attitude, and a wide-ranging skill set. You have a solid background creating inspired copy for brand and marketing campaigns, but you can also produce content for websites, brochures, emails, video scripts, strategy and more.

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More about you:

  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You are able to be creative yet still maintain brand standards
  • You obsess over details
  • You are passionate about ideas and can defend your decisions

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of writing/editing experience within an agency setting
  • Demonstrated experience in travel or lifestyle markets
  • Background in journalism, communications, marketing, or advertising
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at once in a high pressure environment while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to think on your feet and pick up strategy/creative concepts quickly

Benefits:

  • Flexible work policy (remote or in-office)
  • Great pay
  • Generous quarterly profit-share
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Full medical benefits
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Opportunities for advancement
*Please note: due to the high volume of applications that we receive, we’re unable to respond individually to each and every one.