Can You Believe It?! it's a Full-time job

BYTE/DEPT is looking for a Senior Lead Designer in New York, USA. Not an ordinary Senior Lead Designer but the kind of Senior Lead Designer that makes other Senior Lead Designers question their Senior Lead Designer-ness.


Designers at Byte/Dept® bring to life authentic ideas that capture the audiences’ attention. They work within many different formats and social platforms, leveraging the latest tech. They combine strategic thinking with design, illustration and motion to deliver innovative work.

Our office in New York is looking for a Senior Lead Designer to help lead, art direct and oversee our Spotify client in addition to possibly supporting a few other accounts. The design team is made up of art directors, illustrators, animators (2D + 3D), and video editors, which means each designer brings something different to every project. This role helps manage and guide the entire team alongside their Senior Lead peers.

A Senior Lead Designer represents BYTE/DEPT® New York by maintaining the highest quality of work while leading their team of creatives. They help more junior team members grow and achieve their goals by staying in touch with their ambitions and providing them with projects that are a healthy challenge. The Senior Lead Designer is a problem solver, delegator and always looking for ways to work smarter, not harder. As a team, the work you create should be thoughtful and set a high bar of excellence due to your collaborative efforts with each other.

The base compensation for this full-time position will be between $90,000 - $110,000. Salary will commensurate with the person's appropriate work experience.

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On-site required?



6-9 years


2D, Adobe Illustrator, Art Direction, Content Strategy, Creative Direction, Design, Design Strategy, Motion, Project Management, Type Design

Date Posted

March 29, 2022

Managed By

Byte Dept


  • Retirement PlanRetirement Plan
  • Generous VacationGenerous Vacation
  • Parental LeaveParental Leave
  • Relocation PackageRelocation Package
  • Medical BenefitsMedical Benefits
  • Sick Office SuppliesSick Office Supplies