Illustrator

Menlo Park, CA | Freelance | Job ID #49584 |
Posted Last Month
 

We have a client that is looking for an Illustrator to join the Marketplace team. Marketplace is a fast-growing, rapidly evolving product whose mission is connecting people through commerce across our family of apps. You should be comfortable working across many digital platforms with multiple teams, and always be curious and eager to experiment. Please consider this opportunity if you conceptual thinker, visual storyteller, and detail-oriented illustrator with a designer mindset who can bring your ideas to life in new and inspiring ways. Your job will be to generate ideas and create illustrations that will deliver engaging stories on desktop, mobile and beyond. You’ll work directly with art director, content strategist, and product designers to drive meaningful experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Execute on illustrations across all surfaces where Marketplace operates
  • Work in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment with a small team including art director, communications designer, production artist, content strategists, and product designers to fully realize final artwork
  • Produce strong conceptual and expressive illustrations that are engaging and reflect a cohesive illustration aesthetic
  • Sketch and generate new concepts quickly based on stakeholder direction and self-driven research
  • Inspire your teammates, give and receive feedback, and critique respectfully
  • Able to meet multiple deadlines, prioritize work, and keep projects moving forward

 

Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience working professionally as an illustrator, with experience with graphic design, animation, and brand design
  • Proficiency in creating both vector and pixel based illustration
  • A link to an online portfolio
  • Experience building visual systems
  • Experience with visual storytelling including editorial illustration and/or animation
  • Experience in creating work for digital surfaces (mobile, web)
  • Understanding of product design
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Disclaimer:

  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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