Art Director

Posted: Nov 8, 2018

Position Overview

As the world's fastest database for real-time analytics, our mission is to help every company make better use of their data instantly. Typically large enterprises rely on databases that take days to process their data, MemSQL can do the same thing in minutes. Enabling solutions that include machine learning, ai, internet of things and real time analytics. The Design team at MemSQL is at the forefront of this mission, by creating intuitive experiences that make it easier to understand how data is processed and how to optimize complex queries and data sets visually.


We're looking for an energetic designer and director to join our small design team. You will help craft and shape the narrative of our company and products, via both internal and externally facing work. Design at MemSQL is integrated seamlessly between our engineering, marketing, and product teams. You will transform highly complex concepts into simple and easy to understand experiences. Successful candidates will be highly effective communicators with the aptitude to learn in a fast-paced startup environment.


Partnering with our director of design to develop the strategy for our brand (including our mission, values, brand architecture and overall design system)

Develop concepts and creative solutions that are on target with the brand marketing strategy

Projects will include designing for event spaces, signage, advertising, illustration, sales collateral and presentations

Oversee all prepress work for printer, responding to printer's requirements


5+ years experience in traditional & digital design and technology within the realm of print, advertising, publishing, direct marketing and photo art direction

Expertise in developing data visualization, visual storytelling, visual design, and information architecture

Proven ability to support and translate brand vision as it relates to branded events, design and product marketing/positioning

Excellent interpersonal communication skills and a desire to collaborate with cross-functional teams

A self-starter with relentless hustle and desire to exceed aggressive goals

Ability to balance multiple projects at once, multitask and work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Expertise in Powerpoint, Google Slides, Figma or Sketch, Illustrator, InDesign

An amazing portfolio of design projects


MemSQL is The No Limits Database, powering modern applications and analytical systems with a cloud-native, massively scalable architecture for maximum ingest and query performance with the highest concurrency. MemSQL envisions a world where every business can make decisions in real time and every experience is optimized through data.

Headquartered in San Francisco, CA with offices in Seattle, WA and Portland OR, MemSQL has raised nearly $100M from top investors including Accel Partners and Khosla Ventures, among others. MemSQL is trusted by customers including Uber, Akamai, Dell EMC, Samsung, Comcast, Kellogg, and more.

Consistent with our commitment to diversity & inclusion, we value individuals with the ability to work on diverse teams and with a diverse range of people.

To all recruitment agencies: MemSQL does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to MemSQL employees. MemSQL is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes and will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with the Company.

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