Senior Graphic Designer

Blu Dot


Blu Dot (, an award-winning designer and maker of modern home furnishings, is currently searching for a Sr. Graphic Designer to join our dynamic and values-driven company. Yep, we said it, a Sr. Graphic Designer, with 7+ years of experience. A real one, one with all the heart, guts and follow-through to help us continue to elevate and build our brand toward the future. If that's up your alley and you think you have the chops, please say hi. Not just hi, but send a link with your "hi".

Company Purpose:

Inspire a more creative way of living through good design that's good to everyone.

Core Values:

  • Good design is good. Good design should be reflected in everything we do.
  • Keep it simple. Strive for economy in all that you do. 
  • Everyone is invited to our party. Treat every individual with respect & dignity. 
  • Our glass is half full. Focus on the positive. 
  • Be humble. We take nothing for granted. 
  • Turn it up to 11. Determine what is expected and do a little more. 
  • Stay curious. Try, learn, improve, repeat.

Position Details

Senior Graphic Designer
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN


Before we get further into a lengthy, winding job description we'll need to check off on a few key things. The fine human who joins us must have within them some fine human qualities. Passion, positivity, empathy, humility, occasionally appreciate a good laugh, I mean, you better like a good chuckle. Curiosity, kindness, work ethic and the will to always want to help make things better. Oh, and be able to melt both hearts and faces with sword wielding power of design on behalf of Blu Dot. That sound like you?


  • Oversee all design projects, from conception to delivery 
  • Design original pieces, including illustrations and infographics 
  • Review junior designers' work to ensure high quality 
  • Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software 
  • Apply typography techniques 
  • Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services 
  • Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects 
  • Liaise with marketing and design teams to ensure deadlines are met 
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools


  • Proven work experience as a Senior Designer, Graphic Designer or similar role with a team (7+ years) 
  • Portfolio of completed design projects
  • Have in-depth knowledge of graphic design, styles and layout techniques 
  • Hands-on experience with image editing software, like Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator 
  • Proficient in design software (e.g. InDesign and Illustrator) 
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine various colors, fonts and layouts 
  • Attention to visual details 
  • Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate with a team 
  • BS degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field

* These are 'nice to have' credentials, but we always welcome candidates with unique and diverse backgrounds. We see the value in a wide range of experiences and always love connecting with people excited about opportunities to join Blu Dot.

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