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Illustrator

Ottawa, Canada

Company Description

 

Fuel Industries is the intersection of advertising and entertainment - where enjoyment meets solid business strategy. We marry the best strategists and creative minds with an army of in house experts in the fields of animation, design, film and video production, sound design, music and online programming.

 

As technology changes, people change with it. Reaching your customer is no longer as easy as airing a 30-second spot in primetime - it requires breaking through filters. That's where we come in. Starting from piercing insight and strategy, we create entertaining experiences around your brands that resonate with your audience and create lasting impressions.

 

We are the evolution of interactive marketing. We are branded entertainment evolved.

Job Description

Illustrators on the Fuel team contribute to some of the biggest and most innovative media projects online. Illustrators are responsible for meeting the creative vision, visual design, and contribute to asset production. They are asked to contribute in conceptualizing the overall style and direction of client initiatives. Illustrators should have an understanding of evolving technologies and how their work will be integrated into web and gaming platforms

Qualifications

Responsibilities

  • Create 2D artwork in support of multiple areas of game and web asset creation
  • Demonstrate expertise across a wide variety of traditional and digital art techniques
  • Meet deadlines proficiently and quickly adapt to any changes in direction
  • Ability to focus and be patient under tight deadlines
  • Point of view on creative ideas and ability to contribute conceptual thinking and fresh design ideas
  • Contribute and be vocal during creative discussions
  • Work on multiple products with an ability to multitask
  • Experiment with new tools and techniques to improve their own work
  • Actively participate and offer creative solutions to both art and game design challenges
  • Work closely with Lead Artist

 

Professional Skills

  • Able to manage stress
  • Ability to produce artwork across a broad range of subjects and styles – from realistic art to more stylized themes…and everything in between
  • Able to maintain a high level of quality and performance under tight deadlines
  • Dynamic presentation and communication skills
  • Strong personal organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail and takes pride in their work
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism while learning and growing from it
  • Excellent problem‐solving, and conflict resolution skills
  • Strong conceptual thinking‐‐both visual and interactive
  • Have a team oriented attitude
  • Positive attitude and driven to succeed

 

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience creating artwork for rich interactive experiences for the web and other media
  • Professional and Personal Portfolios required
  • Proficient in Photoshop. Illustrator and Flash a big plus
  • Enthusiasm, positive energy, and ability to maintain a sense of humor under pressure
  • Must be reliable at all times

 

Additional Information

Please send a copy of your resume to Jennifer Townsend at jtownsend@fuelyouth.com

We are looking for someone for an exciting project and need to hire immediately.