Graphic Designers

Full-time position in DC + project-based contractors nationwide


We’re looking for talented Graphic Designers to craft next-level experiences for our clients. The ideal candidates should have a knack for clean and innovative design, possess superior conceptual and executional skills, a passion for typography, and be able to translate high-level requirements into meaningful visual solutions.

We’ve got a strong team of dedicated, witty and hard-working individuals. If you have trouble multitasking and meeting challenging deadlines, you’ll have a tough time here. This is a place for solution-oriented, drama-free, motivated team players who are as passionate about the work as we are and realize their success is directly linked to the success of their peers.

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  • Create, refresh and maintain multiple brands and skillfully apply them across a wide array of digital and print deliverables.
  • Collaborate with art director, project managers, and developers to define and implement innovative solutions for our clients
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to launch, bringing fresh, efficient simplicity to complex content
  • Design and execute TED-level client presentations and generate purpose-driven, creative concepts that inspire action
  • Present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders
  • Champion best practices and standards for visual design
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest design trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Ensure quality across all aspects of your assigned deliverables
  • Contribute to our positive, spirited culture and embrace our shared responsibility in maintaining this as a terrific place to work


  • 3+ years of proven professional graphic design experience, preferably in an agency setting
  • Bachelor’s in Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Interaction Design, or similar major
  • Diverse portfolio demonstrating strength in visual design, branding, infographic/data visualization, typography, color, and conceptual thinking
  • Mastery of relevant design tools, platforms, and software (Adobe Suite, Sketch, MS Office, etc.)
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and brands simultaneously
  • Ability to think and respond quickly while maintaining attention to detail
  • Pictionary skills so strong it’s basically a bloodbath. Karaoke skills so awful it sounds like comic sans for ears.
  • UX/UI design skills, including site maps, wireframes, user flows and personas
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and jQuery
  • Ability to build a cool website from scratch in WordPress
  • Awareness and love of mobile platforms, emerging technologies, and trends
  • Familiarity with video, animation, motion design and related software
  • A Nice Person. Fathom is a collaborative, open, and friendly agency. We’re looking for someone will be invested and excited to contribute to our brand and culture of “good people.”
  • Flexible. Because we are a small team, designers are responsible for many different types of jobs, big and small, for a variety of clients. The ideal candidate should feel comfortable jumping between many different projects whether it’s a brochure small nonprofit, branding an association, or creating a website from scratch for a corporate company.
  • Perfectionist. While we aim to make everything sparkle, at the end of the day, Fathom is in the business of visual communication and our clients count on us to deliver high-quality designs with precision and attention to detail.
  • Timely. Our designers are responsible for their projects and deadlines as much as our project managers are.
  • For freelancers: Competitive rates, flexible working schedule, ongoing cultural connection with the rest of the crew, steady work dependant upon your performance level
  • For full-timers: Competitive salary and benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k.
  • Craft coffee, cocktails, and farm-to-table meals from our in-house coffee bar, Slipstream.
  • Complimentary admission to frequent industry, art and community events hosted on our unique rooftop and gallery space.
  • Progressive work/life balance policies (e.g., Work-From-Home, Flex-Time, etc.)
  • Free Capital Bikeshare membership and an array of other perks.

Please send us your resume, link to online portfolio, any salary or rates requirements, and a brief cover letter telling us why you would be the perfect candidate!

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