Senior Graphic Designer - Toronto
Hi, we are ecobee.

ecobee introduced the world’s first smart Wi-Fi thermostat to help millions of consumers save money, conserve energy, and bring home automation into their lives. That was just the beginning. We continue our pursuit to create technology that brings peace of mind into the home and allows people to focus on the moments that matter most. We take pride in making a meaningful difference to the environment, all while being part of the exciting, connected home revolution.

In 2021, ecobee became a subsidiary of Generac Power Systems. Generac introduced the first affordable backup generator and later created the category of automatic home standby generator. The company is committed to sustainable, cleaner energy products poised to revolutionize the 21st century electrical grid. Together, we take pride in making a meaningful difference to the environment, all while being part of the exciting, connected home revolution.

Why we love to do what we do:
We’re helping build the world of tomorrow with solutions that improve everyday life while making a positive impact on the planet. Our products and services work in harmony to provide comfort, efficiency, and peace of mind for millions of homes and businesses. While we’re proud of what we’ve done so far, there’s still a lot we can do—and you can be part of it.

Join our extraordinary team.
We're a rapidly growing global tech company headquartered in the heart of downtown Toronto with offices in Toronto, Canada and Leeds, UK (and remote ecopeeps in the US). We get to work with some of North America and UK's leading professionals. Our colleagues are proud to bring their authentic selves to work, confident that what we do is grounded in a greater purpose. We’re always looking for curious, talented, and passionate people to join our team.

Who’ll You Be Joining:
ecobee’s in-house creative team prides itself in developing exceptional brand and product marketing communication experiences that put the customer first. We’re looking to add a passionate intermediate-senior graphic designer to our team on a 6 month contract to work on a variety of projects.

The focus of the work will be executing digital product campaign assets that would include static digital ads, video graphic assets, emails, social posts, gifs, etc.Your portfolio should showcase typography and layout skills, understanding of accessible design, and purpose driven design decision making. We want to know how you contributed to each project, and what your approach was to solving the design problem. Most importantly, your love for what you do must always shine through in your work. You are also a great team player has a ton of humility, thinks quickly and independently, can work in a fast-paced environment and maintains ecobee values at all times.

How You’ll Make an Impact:
  • Participate in briefs, group meetings, and presentations to key stakeholders
  • Generate multiple concept designs based on an established creative direction to production with minimal supervision
  • Produce a wide range of customer-facing creative driven by user insights and the creative brief
  • Collaborate and take feedback from our creative leads
  • Effectively communicate creative solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Understand and maintain the integrity of ecobee brand and products through thoughtful and consistent design solutions

What You’ll Bring to the Table:
  • 5+ years graphic design experience at agency and/or in-house with a digital focus
  • Portfolio with multiple work examples
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe CC and Figma
  • Ability to lead the design of a project small-medium sized projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Detail-oriented, organized and excellent time management skills
  • A creative and collaborative mindset and a capability of balancing competing deadlines
  • Expertise in file production best-practices for print, digital and motion
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills - can communicate complex ideas, goals and problems simply
  • Experience with motion graphics a bonus!

What happens after you apply:
Application review. It will happen. By an actual person in Talent Acquisition. We get upwards of 100+ applications for some roles, it can take a few days, but every applicant can expect a note regarding their application status.

Interview Process
  • A 45-minute first-round virtual interview – expect technical, behavioural, and situational questions
  • A 1-hour virtual interview and portfolio review with key members of the team

With ecobee, you’ll have the opportunity to:
  • Be part of something big: Get to work in a fresh, dynamic, and ever-growing industry.
  • Make an environmental difference: Make a sustainable impact while on your daily job, and after it through programs like ecobee acts.
  • Expand your career: Learn with our in-house learning enablement team, grow with our quarterly hackathons, and enjoy our generous professional learning budget.
  • Put people first: Benefit from competitive salaries, health benefits, and a progressive Parental Top-Up Program (75% top-up or five bonus days off).
  • Play a part on an exceptional culture: Enjoy a fun and casual workplace with an open concept office, located at Corus Quay. ecobee Leeds is based at our riverside office on the Calls.
  • Celebrate diversity: Be part of a truly welcoming workplace. We offer a mentorship program and bias training.

Are you interested? Let's make it work.
Our people are empowered to take ownership of their schedules with workflows that allow for flexible hours. Based on your job, you have an option of office, hybrid or fully remote work. It is our top priority to keep employees safe. As we continue to take measures to keep employees safe in our offices, we have adopted a mandatory vaccine policy to be present in the physical Toronto office or other ecobee sponsored events in Ontario as of November 1, 2021. As such, to be in our office, it is required to acknowledge a formal attestation and submit accompanying proof of vaccination status. For the foreseeable future, we will be conducting our interviews and onboarding sessions through video. New team members will also be starting remotely, with all necessary equipment provided and shipped to them.

We’re committed to inclusion and accommodation.
ecobee believes that openness and diversity make us better. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply regardless of race, gender, age, religion, identity, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Accommodations can be made upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Our recruitment team is happy to answer any questions candidates may have about virtual interviewing, onboarding, and future work locations. 

We’re up to incredible things. Come and be part of them.

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Please note, ecobee does not accept unsolicited resumes.