Position Illustrator (Character Design) - Brand Studio via Company Shuttle!
Location San Francisco
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6+ Months
Status Freelance (40 hours a week)
Rate Up to $43/hr
One of the Bay Area's best-known search engine giants is seeking an Illustrator to join the team!

Top Responsibilities:
-Work closely with the Creative Director, Art Director, and UX team to develop character designs across a variety of visual styles.
-Produce high-quality illustrations — from concept to execution — for desktop, web, and mobile devices.
-Make adjustments to complex illustration assets, from pixel perfect stylistic revisions to layer naming corrections.

Ideal Qualifications:
-1+ years of experience as a character designer, cartoonist, or storyboard artist in an editorial, gaming, animation, or software development environment.
-Ability to meet deadlines, work collaboratively, and independently manage project timelines.
-Strong skills with problem-solving, and critical-thinking to solve design & product challenges.
-Knowledge of digital image formats (raster vs vector, transparency, anti-aliasing, etc)

Preferred Qualifications
-Expert familiarity with Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.
-Portfolio demonstrating strong foundation of character design, narrative storytelling (comics), or storyboarding work for animation / video games / etc.
-Experience collaborating with user researchers, content strategists, product managers, and engineers.
-Experience working in After Effects, Cinema 4D, or Spine.

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in San Francisco. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc223@jobalert.creativecircle.com