Visual Designer

Design · Knoxville, Tennessee
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $55-$62k per yr

StoragePug is looking for a talented Visual Designer to champion our brand by creating awesome designs in the self storage industry!

We build high-converting websites to help independent self storage operators compete with national, publicly-traded competitors and provide amazing experiences for their customers.

We’re recently named to the 2022 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in the nation and debuting at 575th, StoragePug is considered Knoxville's fastest growing company!

Learn more about us at our website

Who We Are:

  • We are a SaaS/tech startup in Knoxville, TN
  • Our clients have storage facilities all over the U.S., from New York to Hawaii
  • We serve the self storage industry: a $38 billion dollar industry with over 55,000 facilities
  • Our brand is a fun one! Pug, purple, and plenty of space to try new ideas.

Who You Are:

  • Driven, motivated, and a joy to work with.
  • Creative, flexible and has a keen eye for detail.
  • Willing to learn, grow, and admit mistakes.
  • Able to communicate with other people and teams effectively.

What’s the day-to-day look like as a Visual Designer?

As a Designer, you’ll be designing and creating materials for our ongoing branding and marketing efforts – across different mediums and channels. You’ll work closely with our Design and Marketing Teams.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Graphic Design: Put our brand in action by creating templates and graphics for our marketing guides, ebooks, blog posts, documentation, presentations, emails, and social media assets.
  • Print Materials: Design packaging, printed brochures, and events materials for leads and clients – socks, shirts, and beyond!
  • Motion Design: Create quick animations and videos for LED panels at our events or animated images for marketing.

In addition to your primary responsibilities, you’ll:

  • Proactively find new ways to add more personality, elevate aesthetic, and tighten up our brand where needed.
  • Contribute basic web design and UI knowledge to elevate our clients websites.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Creative thinker while adhering to brand guidelines
  • Proven ability to design and deliver high-quality brand
  • Breadth of knowledge and love of illustration, typography and color
  • Awareness of design and marketing trends
  • Familiar with storyboarding, conceptualizing, and developing graphic visuals
  • Excellent communicator (both in-person and Slack)
  • Collaborative but strong self-management skills
  • Ability to ideate, conceptualize, and sketch your design proposals
  • Design-driven, but a strategy-led approach to executing visual concepts

Bonus Points:

  • Understanding of marketing best practices and the nuance between different channels
  • Experience with Web Design
  • Understanding basic of UI and Design System
  • Experience with 3D tools (like Cinema 4d)


  • Adobe Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
  • After Effects and motion tools
  • Figma
  • Canva


  • 3+ years of relevant experience with Visual or Graphic Design
  • Portfolio/work examples showcasing design projects


  • 9 Paid Holidays 
  • Up to 5 Weeks Flexible Time Off
  • 100% Paid Employee Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Modern, Relaxed Office Environment, and Dress Code

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  • Location
    Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $55-$62k per yr