Visual Design at Tessian
We’re not a typical cybersecurity company, and we need a designer who can communicate this through impactful visual design.
Tessian is looking for a creative individual to help influence and drive the visual side of our brand. You will work closely with our Marketing team to produce a wide variety of assets for use across the company.
Earlier this year, we went through a full visual rebrand and name change orchestrated by the design team behind Airbnb, Deliveroo and BlaBlaCar. Now we need to truly develop that identity and narrative.
As a designer at Tessian, you get the opportunity to truly impact every area of the business: Marketing, Sales, Product, and Operations. Each have their own unique needs and deliverables, ranging from web content, infographics, advertising campaigns, case studies, events collateral, white papers and more.
As a Visual Designer you will:
-Help develop the Tessian design system
-Create visual assets that communicate and define our technology and products for use across the business
-Work with the Marketing team to craft graphics for social and blog posts
-Work with the Commercial team to create visual content to drive sales
-Figure out how to visually illustrate intricate concepts
-Design marketing collateral, for both print and digital
-Create branded merchandise/swag, like t-shirts and socks, for industry events
We’d love to meet someone who:
-Is a creative and critical thinker who can distill complex ideas into digestible content
-Is highly proficient with graphic design tools, like Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign or Affinity, Sketch and other design tools;
-Self-starter with excellent time management skills;
-Can quickly iterate different designs;
-Highly collaborative and comfortable working with people from different disciplines;
-Is comfortable working on multiple projects and tasks at any one time;
-Is dedicated and has a strong eye for detail;
-Has a beautiful portfolio;
-Can craft amazing and precise visual graphics;
-Can find the balance between innovative, original concepts and practical, deliverable solutions
-Has a strong understanding of print and digital design
-Ideally has experience in one or more of the following: Icon design, Illustration, Brand ecosystem design, Layout design, Animation
Why we think you’ll love it here:
-You’ll work alongside amazing, high-performing colleagues
-We offer a competitive salary and equity options with every role
-Everyone gets 25 days of paid annual leave (33 days including bank holidays)
-Company contributions are made towards your pension
-You’ll get a brand new Macbook to work on
-We have a communal company lunch twice a month, and regular team socials and activities
-There are plenty of office snacks including fruit, nuts, bread, and cereals, and amazing coffee
-We offer a cycle to work scheme, eyecare vouchers and childcare vouchers
-Weekly yoga/ mindfulness sessions in the office
-If you’re coming from abroad, we’ll provide relocation assistance including flights, accommodation in an AirBnB for four weeks, and salary payments to an international bank. Over 25% of the company is international and we’re always as supportive as we can be in helping people make the move
Tessian is a machine intelligent email security platform to automatically prevent cybersecurity threats like spear phishing, misaddressed emails, unauthorized emails (data loss) and non-compliance.
We’re a team of mathematicians, data scientists & engineers building breakthrough machine learning and natural language technology to analyse, understand & protect enterprise email networks.
We’ve just announced our raise of £9m ($13m) in a Series A round led by Balderton Capital and Accel Partners. Last year our business grew 400% and our team expanded from 13 to 120 people; we have ambitious growth plans for the next year, spanning all areas including our product offerings and our sales & marketing divisions. We’re excited about where this next phase of our growth will take us – we hope you are too, so we encourage you to apply today to be part of the next leg of the Tessian journey.
We’re backed by world-leading venture capital funds who’ve invested in companies like Facebook, Slack, Dropbox, Improbable & Transferwise & we’ve been named on the prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30 list, crowned the “Best Security Startup” by WIRED magazine, and awarded “Best Innovation in Data Protection & Privacy” by CogX.
You can check out some photos of our team on our Instagram, or take a look at our company page. You can also find us on Glassdoor.
Equality & diversity
Tessian is an equal opportunity employer, committed to equality and diversity amongst both our employees and prospective applicants. You can read our equality and diversity statement here. We’re also a corporate member of the WISE Campaign for gender equality in STEM, and our CFO is the Chair of the WISE Young Professionals’ Board.
How to apply
Want to make your application stand out? We value well thought-out, Tessian-specific cover letters; you can write yours in the ‘Additional Information’ section of the application form.
Please note that we do not accept applications or résumés from recruiters.
Please note, that any job offers will be subject to the candidate passing background screening checks.