The opportunity

The Adobe Spark content team is looking for a seasoned art director that can lead the template design process and scale our most mission-critical content type. Templates come in a myriad of shapes and sizes from posters, to resumes, Instagram stories and logos and are critical to enabling creator’s success and empowering them with creative confidence.

You will help set the standards, design playbooks, give design feedback and keep the template creators inspired to create world-class graphic design starting points for our German users.

Your background

You are a lover of the interplay between written and visual language. Your past experience in German, English, writing, or managing content across global geographies make you the ideal candidate for this role. You will be the primary person responsible for taking Adobe Spark’s content to our German market by reviewing German text and designs, and publishing those designs to our German user base. You can deal with a lot of information volume and the inherent complexity in high-volume content creation and publishing.

What you need to succeed

Must-haves:

  • Ensure high quality production of graphic design, staying on top of current design trends and adding optimal value to for our template library
  • Experience leading content efforts on a team within a large, diverse organization
  • Ability to develop standards and review and provide feedback against them
  • Mentor and provide developmental support to junior designers to ensure the team is set up for success to reach production design targets
  • The ability to juggle and prioritize multiple projects at a time
  • Extraordinary visual design and communication skills, and a sharp attention to detail
  • Ability to present and share your ideas, influence decisions and create
  • 5+ years of experience in graphic design, branding or social campaign creation
  • Experience with content management systems and a managed taxonomy

Nice-to-haves

  • Experience with, and a point of view on, creative tooling and social media with a strong passion for the creative potential in everyone
  • Has experience and interest in working content strategy efforts in a product that can meet millions of creators around the globe, while staying true to the design origins Adobe is known for

How to apply

To be considered for this role, please email your resume and portfolio to adcontentroles@adobe.com. In your portfolio, we’d like to see a strong writing foundation, and examples of systems-thinking approaches to design. Anything that shows experience engaging with a similar kind of software design team would be a big plus.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.