Studio Photographer


San Francisco Bay Area


About Us

Gemnote is a fast-growing, Y Combinator-backed startup that helps companies with all their premium gifting needs. We handle everything from curating and sourcing to wrapping and shipping. Our clients love our full-service gifting platform and they are some of the biggest companies in the world, including Google, Box, Salesforce, Starbucks and more. We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic about quality, design and great gifts! This is a part-time position averaging 20 hours per week. Additional hours may be available.


  • Light and shoot on-figure as well as product e-commerce photography to be used on our website
  • Style and shoot editorial flats with innovative layout and composition
  • Retouch product imagery to ensure all assets are site-ready
  • Categorize imagery for various use cases (web, social media, print, blog, ads, etc)
  • Manage and update all creative outlets including Instagram and blog
  • Work closely with ads team to produce effective assets
  • Ensure imagery is high-quality and consistent with brand

You would be a good fit for this role if you have:

  • Solid portfolio of product and editorial photography
  • Strong knowledge of lighting and composition
  • 2 -3 years in-house photography and retouching experience
  • Knowledge of lighting equipment, set-ups and shoot software (CaptureOne, Lightroom, etc)
  • Advanced Photoshop skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Eagerness to learn new skills and wear different hats at a growing startup

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.