Design Director (NBA Top Shot)

Dapper Labs

Anywhere Remote only

Full time

Design & Creative

Feb 17

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Are you a Design Director looking for a chance to make an impact on the sports industry with a brand new tech-forward product? The Design Director will be responsible for the design aesthetic for the product and how this is translated across marketing/growth/product.

What we'll accomplish together:
  • Lead and hire a world-class team of designers, managing the hiring process for design/motion end to end. Managing 3-5+ people (+scaling where appropriate).
  • Define together with the Creative Director the next generation of sports collectibles > new and upcoming.
  • Set and maintain the bar for all NBATS visuals.
  • Bringing the vision to reality: Work cross disciplines and create a roadmap planning that will align with the product goals, and work with the creative team to bring the product vision to life roadmap planning and giving input to help bring the product vision to life

What you’ll be responsible for:
  • Oversee creative work with internal designers as well as agencies/freelancers.
  • Partner with the Creative director on Creative strategy, vision, and campaigns.
  • Work closely with product / product design / Liveops / marketing/ growth.
  • Drive experiential marketing activations forward, ideate, and execute.
  • Work with the NBA product team to understand the product goals and plan on top of that to make sure the creative vision and planning will support the product vision.
  • Collaborate with Creative Director on Campaigns, owning the design direction and execution.
  • Direct creative across graphics, motion, campaigns, and more.
  • Input into creative strategies for new campaigns.
  • Ensuring the quality of creativity, performance, and timely execution.
  • Reviewing agency proposals working with them on key product milestones.
  • Engaging with stakeholders and ensuring all expectations are defined and aligned and to assure the metrics are set up to measure success.

More about Dapper Labs:

Dapper Labs is the world's first blockchain entertainment company. We are the creators of industry-leading experiences including CryptoKitties and NBA Top Shot, as well as Dapper Wallet, the simplest way to manage your assets and use the blockchain. We are also the original developers behind Flow, a new decentralized blockchain designed from the ground up for scalability and ease of use.

Our mission at Dapper Labs is to make the world a more open, empowering, and enjoyable place through consumer adoption of decentralized technologies. We have raised over $600M from leading VCs including Fred Wilson (USV) and Chris Dixon as well as Venrock, Samsung, Google Ventures, Coatue, NBA players, and global artists, among others. Dapper Labs partners include the NBA and NBPA, the NFL-PA, Ubisoft, Warner Music, Turner, Dr. Seuss, Genies, and the UFC, as well as 100+ others.

Visit our website to learn even more about Dapper Labs, including information about benefits and perks.

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