Bitmoji Designer

Main Location
Santa Monica, CA, United States
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powertofly approved What Snap Inc. Has to Offer:

Snap Inc. calls themselves a camera company but you know them as the people behind Snapchat! Snap Inc. aims to improve the way people live and communicate by empowering people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together. They offer their employees great benefits like:

  • 401k
  • Paid maternity, paternity, and family caregiver leave
  • Comprehensive medical coverage
  • Programs to encourage all kinds of fitness: financial, mental, & physical
  • Bitmoji is the digital you — a living cartoon character to instantly express who you are and how you're feeling, in the moment. We believe that the magic of cartoons can improve everyone’s online lives, and empower people to communicate in ways that words alone can’t capture.

    We're looking for talented cartoonists and illustrators to help expand our art library. From concept to polished artwork, you will create content that makes people smile millions of times every day. Working from our Toronto studio, you’ll collaborate with other creatives and developers to deliver the highest quality for our products.

    What you’ll do:

    • Work with the Content Team to design everything from new concepts to highly polished artwork that will be seen and shared by millions of people around the world

    • Create stunning illustrations for Bitmoji and/or dazzling outfits and fashion for Bitmoji avatars

    • Prepare art files for mobile delivery

    • Learn new programs and processes that pertain to current and upcoming projects

    • Participate in giving art critiques to peers

    • Assist in training team members

    • Communicate personal production goals to Design Leads

    • Understand technical needs of new projects, and collaborate with other teams, as needed

    • Continuously evaluate projects’ overall look, feel, and aesthetics

    • Take an active role in cultivating a dynamic and creative work environment

    Minimum qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree or college diploma in illustration, graphic design, animation, or a related field

    • 3+ years of experience in a character art, illustration, or animation-focused role

    Preferred qualifications:

    • Character design and/or cartoon illustration experience, with the ability to work across a wide variety of visual styles

    • Solid 2D character and object rotation

    • Strong art portfolio, demonstrating expertise in illustration, cartoons, typography, and lettering

    • Ability to quickly learn new programs and processes

    • Excellent team, communication, and organizational skills

    • Exceptional skills across a variety of design disciplines, with an unwavering commitment to the highest quality of design

    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Flash or Animate

    • A passion for Bitmoji, Snapchat, and creativity!

    Mission
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    Bitmoji Designer
    Snap Inc.