Graphic Design Intern

| Austin
What is Spreetail 
Spreetail is a new ecommerce site that makes it easy to shop for your backyard, garage, and home. We’re passionate about making our customers’ lives better and easier through a best-in-class shopping experience that’s simple and enjoyable. That’s why we offer the best selection of products with free 1-2 day shipping, free returns, and incredibly friendly 24/7 customer service. On top of that, we give 5% of every purchase to causes and communities in need through our in-house nonprofit foundation. 
 
Originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, Spreetail has expanded to include offices and fulfillment centers in 8 cities and 6 states. We currently have hundreds of employees across our rapidly growing company, and are searching for crazy smart, talented, visionary people to help us reach our big goals. 
 
Who is a Spreetailer 
Spreetailers are collaborative go-getters who say bring it on when faced with a challenge. We build technology, run warehouses, market products, recruit top-notch talent, and create original community-focused programs that make a real-world impact. No day is the same and we thrive in a dynamic, innovative environment. We aren't part of your typical company and we're proud of that. 
 
Our culture is based on opportunity, openness, relationship building, and hard work. We believe this is what makes everyone happy and fulfilled with their positions in the long run. 
 
Life at Spreetail 
Working at Spreetail is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to build one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies in history. We take on challenges that others would call impossible because we have a team of amazing, talented people who collaborate and think bigger together. We act fast because we’re committed to being the best. 
 
These internships will run from mid-May to mid-August 2019, ending with our annual company trip.
Our Creative team designs and develops innovative solutions for our direct-to-consumer site. You'll be able to create content that reaches a broad audience and is designed to please the customer. 

As a Graphic Design Intern, you will:

  • Drive Spreetail’s brand through compelling content that tells our story in a creative way
  • Design collateral for website, print, and social media
  • Edit photos to align with brand standards
  • Assist with campaign development and brand strategy

We look forward to hearing more about your experience with:

  • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Track record of accountability, strong work ethic, proven organizational skills with attention to detail

We'll reward you with:

  • Competitive hourly pay and time and a half for anything over 40 hours 
  • Leadership training and development support 
  • Opportunity to own projects from start to finish - including a community initiatives project 
  • Invitation to the annual company trip, with flight and hotel stay paid for by Spreetail

Equal Opportunity Employer
Spreetail is an equal opportunity employer that hires based on stellar qualifications, positive attitude, and exemplary work ethic rather than factors like age, gender identity, race, nationality, religion, or sexuality.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • D3JSLibraries
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • RedisDatabases

Location

Spreetail's office is located at 4th and Congress, right in the heart of downtown Austin.

An Insider's view of Spreetail

What are some social events your company does?

One of my favorite (unofficial) social events is something we call 6:00 Club. Every Thursday at 6 p.m., if people are still at the office we all go into the bar room to play games and just get to know each other. It’s a great way to de-stress and hang out with people that you might not work with on a day-to-day basis!

Angie

Recruiter

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

My team and I set the standards for backend development. We have autonomy to design and implement our solutions — very rarely are we prescribed dotted lines to follow. It takes a great deal of trust and just as much shared vision, but people tend to develop way faster if they're given the reigns.

Jimmy

Engineering Chapter Lead

What are some things you learned at the company?

The speed at which we get tasks accomplished at Spreetail has made me reevaluate how much I can get done in a single day. The people here attack their job. It has made me raise my bar and bring that intensity to the office every day.

Scott

Head of Private Brands

What are Spreetail Perks + Benefits

Spreetail Benefits Overview

When it comes to creating opportunity and wealth for our team, Spreetail works hard to enhance your employee experience through benefit programs and perks that provide meaningful support and allow you to be successful in your work.

Spreetail offers some pretty great benefits to thank you for your contributions to the company’s success. Some are traditional, and some are extra special.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Sabbatical
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

In addition to great benefits like health insurance, unlimited time off, and a full calendar of company events, Spreetail strives to provide employees with benefits that go above and beyond. Purchase a home after 2 years of employment, and we'll support you with a $5,000 bonus. Donate to a cause that's meaningful to you, and we'll match it dollar for dollar, up to $250 each year, or $1,000 after you've been with us for 5 years. Help us hit our team goals, and we'll take off on a company trip each year.

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