Senior Web and Graphic Designer
Auburn Hills, MI Marketing
Job Type

Whisker is the maker of Litter-Robot, Feeder-Robot, and At Whisker, we believe pet parenthood can always get better.

As leading innovators in pet tech and refined pet accessories, we work tirelessly to solve problems and deliver smarter insights for pet parents while enriching the lives of pets. Whether it’s a self-cleaning litter box that automates scooping, an automatic feeder that helps pets develop healthier eating habits, or a modern cat tree that delights both humans and felines, we strive to deliver better solutions for consumers while transforming pet care along the way. To us, having a pet is the best thing ever. At Whisker, life together just keeps getting better.

Whisker is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and Juneau, Wisconsin with 450+ passionate team members.

What You'll Do:

The Senior Web and Graphic Designer will contribute to our overall look and feel across current and future Whisker brands and products. They will be integral to conceptualizing major campaigns, developing visual direction, collaborating with copy and content teams, and working with all marketing channel owners to turn ideas into reality. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary.

  • Visually design marketing campaigns, web and digital advertising,  social media, print (in-box materials & experiences), in-shop signage, retail environments, print and digital catalogs, employee communications
  • Web: Design inspiring e-commerce and brand pages for Whisker’s online websites:,, and soon,
  • Performance Ads: Design performance marketing assets that also push the brand forward in a meaningful way
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ideate and create beautiful designs to support our owned channels and performance marketing efforts
  • Work collaboratively with our in-house web development team to bring your designs to life. 
  • Photo and video content creation with our in-house photo and video team.
  • Plan and execute photo/video shoots, building a library of product photos for use on and offline
  • Brainstorm and generate concepts with the team based on Sales and Marketing initiatives
  • Working with influencers and other content creators to align with our ever-changing business needs
  • Will perform additional responsibilities when required

What You'll Bring: 

  • BA in Design or Art-related field; or relevant on-site experience
  • 2-4+ years of graphic/web design experience
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, XD and Acrobat. 
  • Experience in UX/UI design working with cross-functional teams, including marketing, development, Ecommerce, as well as graphic design fundamentals, typography, color and layout with experience in creating graphic, digital and/or motion design in a retail or agency environment
  • A diverse portfolio, including digital and mixed media
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a sense of urgency. Able to manage multiple projects and quickly respond to and act upon critical feedback
  • Strong visual skills, including an eye for good lighting, graphic composition, and use of color
  • Solid understanding of major social media channels and the specific types of content needed to resonate with channel-specific consumers
  • Strong knowledge of editing and post-production process for stills, including editing, color, and text overlay
  • Technical knowledge of photography
  • Experience creating packaging designs utilized across all selling channels
  • Maintains confidentiality of proprietary information
  • High degree of initiative, self-motivation and ability to motivate others
  • Ability to provide a working atmosphere that is positive and productive
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with team members 
  • You must have a cat, have had a cat, or be willing to get a cat!

Benefits & Perks:

Join a tenacious, inventive company that empowers team members to chart their own path, lead by grounding decisions in the “why”, and has a strong sense of empathy and openness to new perspectives. Be a part of exciting growth, work with incredible people, and create tomorrow’s pet products—plus a whole lot of extras. You will also be provided with:

  • Premium Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO
  • 14 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K with 4% Match
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Top of the line equipment

Statement of Inclusivity:

We believe different perspectives make Whisker better and strive to create a place where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive.