Community Graphic Designer

Community Graphic Designer

Job Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Description

Community Graphic Designer

Job Description

AAA gaming client in Seattle area is looking for a Community Graphic Designer. This is a contracting job expected to last 18 months.

Client needs someone to help create world-class content for owned channels including social media, insider emails, and game websites. In this role, you will work within the Community Team to support outreach with impactful visual assets that delight audiences, drive engagement, convey stories, and support franchise and studio objectives.

The ideal candidate has a proven ability to create engaging content that’s custom-tailored for a range of applications from social media to in-game News and more.

Create renders of 3D models, key art cinemagraphs, and capture in-game screenshots. Apply your expertise in visual design to complement community outreach.

Work independently to achieve outstanding results, drive and define creative specs, iterate based on partner feedback, abide by brand and channel standards, and deliver timely content.

All candidates should provide a portfolio of relevant work examples.

Responsibilities

Create best-in-class visual and motion assets across a variety of mediums and channels including social media, in-game news, and more.

Capture in-game screenshots, gameplay clips, and in-engine renders for use in bespoke asset creation.

Partner with stakeholders to identify design content opportunities, needs, specs, and final deliverables.

Gather stakeholder feedback and drive iteration to ensure design excellence across all digital channels.

Closely adhere applicable brand guidelines for all assets.

Maintain accessibility and compliance best practices / requirements in all created content.

Craft a templatized approach to recurring content

Qualifications and Skills

Proven understanding of graphic design, composition, and visual story-telling.

Experience producing AAA-quality design/motion assets across a variety of digital channels with a portfolio of representative work.

Experience working with source content to create new works and compositions (for example, creating new imagery using 3D game asset renders in Blender or similar.)

Ability to get to the root of a design ask and quickly execute based on an initial framework or spec.

Ability to gather and process feedback, then iterate towards an aligned final product.

Impeccable organizational skills and attention to detail.

Driven self-starter who can come up with original ideas and see them through to completion.

Active awareness of changes in social media best practices to adapt designs to the most effective formats in a rapidly changing landscape.

Experience creating social / promotional graphic design content for gaming or entertainment properties.

Basic video editing capabilities (for example, creating a short gameplay montage).

Experience with digital illustration.