SketchDeck

Design on demand

HEADQUARTER Mountain View, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 10 and 25

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING $1M - $2M

TAGS Developer Tools, SaaS, YC Winter 2014

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

What do we do?

SketchDeck is an on demand design team for businesses marketing, web and branding needs.

See our job post for a Front-End developer:
https://sketchdeck.workable.com/j/E93958B1A9

Technical challenges

1) Making creative design at scale reliably successful. This is a multifaceted UX and data problem
2) Growing our product base as fast as the company's needs - we're constantly growing our number of clients, number of services we sell
3) Using data to deliver an awesome on-demand service

Why join us?

1) We design beautiful things all day long, and get excited about design - it's a fun thing to make happen via a tech platform
2) Graphic designers are the nicest funnest people to work with
3) Everyone here is really good at what they do and great to work with. No ego, no awkwardness, just a ton of team love.
4) Our coffee is probably the best in Sunnyvale
5) We're doing a hard thing at scale - making creativity reliably happen is way more complex then it initially seems
6) We're fast growing. We started two years ago, every day we now deliver a few hundred designs
7) We're actually meritocratic. Our team have a wonderfully varied set of backgrounds.

Our press coverage

http://techcrunch.com/2015/02/04/sketchdeck-raises-half-a-million-for-its-on-demand-design-service/

Our Founders

Chris Finneral

CEO

David Mack

CTO

Our tech stack

  • AWS
  • CoffeeScript
  • Jade
  • Firebase
  • Node.js
  • Kafka
  • SQL

Our investors

  • Some really awesome ones