Graphic Designer

Contract - Remote
Second Front Systems’ (2F) RevOps team is seeking a talented Graphic Designer to join our dynamic and collaborative creative team. As a Graphic Designer, you will play a crucial role in creating visually appealing and effective designs across various print and digital platforms. From concept ideation to final execution, you will contribute to our organization's overall brand identity and marketing efforts. We are seeking a creative contractor who wants to operate on the front lines of an exciting and disruptive mission. 

We are a fast-growing entrepreneurial team working at the convergence of technology and national security. If this type of effort interests you, come join us! 

Note: This position requires U.S. citizenship due to government contract requirements.

What You’ll Do

  • Design and implement visually appealing website layouts, user interfaces, and interaction designs using standard web design tools and technologies.
  • Collaborate with growth teams to understand company objectives, target audience, and brand guidelines.
  • Create wireframes, mockups, and prototypes to communicate design ideas and gather feedback.
  • Create visually compelling artworks, including but not limited to logos, brochures, advertisements, social media graphics, website designs, and promotional materials.
  • Conduct usability testing and incorporate feedback to improve the user experience.
  • Maintain and update website content, including images, videos, and text.
  • Ensure website compliance with accessibility standards and search engine optimization (SEO) best practices.
  • Stay current with industry trends and emerging web technologies, proposing innovative ideas to enhance our online presence.
  • Collaborate with external vendors and contractors for web-related projects when necessary.
  • Assist in the design of digital assets, including email templates, marketing collateral, landing pages, and presentations.

Skills You’ll Bring to Our Team

  • U.S. Citizenship 
  • Bachelor's degree in web design, graphic design, or a related field
  • Proficiency in graphic design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.).
  • Strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and other relevant web design languages and frameworks.
  • Experience working with content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress or Drupal.Knowledge of SEO best practices and web accessibility standards.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines consistently with little guidance.
  • Proven track record of designing and maintaining visually appealing and user-friendly websites.
  • Familiarity with responsive design principles.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Previous experience in the defense or technology industry is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active security clearance or ability to obtain a Secret-level security clearance
  • Previous experience working in national security
  • Experience working and developing with the technologies we use
  • Experience working in a startup environment
  • Passionate about the software engineering craft
  • Ability to adopt, create, and iterate on changing procedures
  • Knowledge of DevSecOps tools and practices

Viewing obstacles as opportunities for growth
Having a bias toward action and tangible, measurable results
Striving to be both compassionate and direct with your feedback
Being team-oriented and inclusive with your actions

This is a contract role. As a public benefit corporation, we’re a team of purpose-driven trailblazers transforming the future of U.S. national security. We hire the best to do their best, and, as such, we are committed to providing the perks and benefits you need to be successful—both in and outside the workplace.

We offer you:

Opportunity to work on cutting-edge defense technology
Dynamic and collaborative work environment
Flexible work schedule and remote work options

Visit our careers page to learn more.

At Second Front Systems (2F), we equip defense and national security professionals for long-term, continuous competition for access to emerging technologies. Founded by two former U.S. Marines with firsthand experience of the dangers outdated technology poses in combat, our team is dedicated to fast-tracking government access to disruptive, commercially-proven technology for U.S. national security missions. 

Our Game Warden product, a fully managed and compliant DevSecOps platform, accelerates the process for accrediting software as a service (SaaS) applications for government use.

Learn how 2F can help you make an impact on national security missions at

Research shows that candidates from underrepresented backgrounds often don't apply for roles if they don't meet all the criteria

We strongly encourage you to apply if you’re interested—We'd love to know how you can amplify our team with your unique experience.
Second Front Systems is a public benefit software company accelerating the delivery of mission-critical software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions to the government.
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