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Digital Art Director (South Carolina)

Amazing opportunity in South Carolina for a Digital Art Director!
Great agency with a cool vibe working with a range clients.
You need to be a thinker and a "doer".
You'll be responsible for:

  • developing and producing digital and creative concepts from start to finish
  • working with the team to create the finished campaigns
  • presenting to clients
What you'll need:
  • An awesome portfolio that shows your chops
  • 5-7 years' experience in design, art direction and creative with an emphasis on digital
  • Past experience art directing photography
  • Passion for what you do and staying relevant and knowledgeable about technology and trends
Please include your portfolio link with your application!

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Art Director



Art Director Job Description: Barnes & Noble is an innovator in publishing, retail, and digital media, including our award-winning NOOK® products and an expansive collection of digital reading and entertainment content. We welcome creative, dedicated, and service-oriented team members who are passionate about being an integral part of our dynamic community and helping it thrive.

Whether your expertise is in retail, merchandising, publishing, marketing, technology, or finance, we have a place for you at Barnes & Noble. The Art Director will manage and juggle 10-20 UX projects and follow through with user interface design work. They will work very closely with the product team and have a hefty lineup of projects. Along with user experience, interface design, they will lead ADA compliance projects, will be a point of contact for all product development and establish the UX standards by which all products should adhere.

Auto req ID: 757BR


New York


New York

Zip Code: 10036

Essential Functions: •Ensures the brand's aesthetic and interactions are consistent and effective across platforms. •Manages small team of designers both in UX & UI, and freelancers. •Manages day-to-day business of digital product maintenance. •Works closely with Production and Development to produce new digital products and maintain current products. •Manages and concept mobile product lines. •Partners with other ADs and marketing and merchandisers, work closely with Product Management. Position Requirements: •Expert skills in typography, graphic design, user experience and user interface design. •Experience in managing staff and freelancers. •Skilled in concepting, acquiring and packaging content. •Strong abilities in planning long-term strategies and project execution. •Ability to balance multiple priorities, and to adjust strategy and execution in the face of new information.

Qualifications: •Bachelor’s Degree required. •Minimum 7\

  • years in digital media.

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Mobile Technical Art Director

Mobile Technical Art Director San Francisco, CA / Redwood City, CA Mobile 3D Art Production IMVU is seeking colleagues for the IMVU Mobile Apps Team, who will be responsible for the development and maintenance of mobile applications that include AR, VR, Geolocation, and computer vision. This person will have a highly influential role working alongside fellow artists, designers and engineers within mobile technologies, and has a deep understanding of 3D pipelines for mobile, and a track record that demonstrates a commitment to leading technology development, collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and shipping quality products.

As the Technical Art Director for Mobile you will build critical assets, tools and pipelines; you will define and document the art path used by creators around the world. The Technical Art Director for Mobile produces work that at the highest level of quality and difficulty, setting a technical and aesthetic bar for the team/company. They have a proven track record of resolving the most complex and broad reaching challenges in relationship to content construction, pipeline management and leading edge visuals.

This is a ‘forward-looking’ role. In addition to current “best practices” and competitive awareness, the Technical Art Director for Mobile is expected to understand emerging mobile trends and technologies in 3D content and make strategic recommendations as to how they may benefit and/or impact the organization. The Technical Art Director for Mobile makes important contributions to key IMVU initiatives and projects and participates in setting product and functional vision within the studio.

RESPONSIBILITIES • Design and build the pipelines for new 3D mobile experiences. • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of mobile applications. • Design, build and maintain tools that streamline shipping products and their assets. • Define, develop and assist in the integration of computer vision with 3D models. • Provide technical guidance to artists and programmers throughout the product development process. • Set and manage achievement of (annual) art-technical operating objectives, providing critical strategic input into objectives of the mobile initiatives. • Engage in technical planning and design, defining content aspirations for the studio. • Develop appropriate art pipelines and workflows, working in conjunction with the Design Leads, 3D Production Team and the Engineering Team. • Will help build and maintain a centralized scheme of managing content for mobile products. • Troubleshoot and resolve technical art production issues, on-going improving and evolving production. • The Technical Art Director for Mobile spearheads R&D efforts for tools, content and new technologies in relation to mobile art and 3D art performance. • Identifies and tests 3rd party tools that will maintain our leading edge in content constructions and visuals. • Identifies and executes solutions to pipeline and technology deficiencies within the studio. • Researches future solutions or cutting edge content technologies. • Reviews pipelines and content creation process to identify best practices. REQUIREMENTS • Exceptional troubleshooting, problem-solving skills. • A deep understanding of delivering 3D assets for mobile. • Experience building a variety of mobile applications, shipped multiple 3D and/or mobile products (to Google Play and Apple App Store). • Strong technical proficiency in understanding/developing proprietary tools and technology. • Strong understanding of 3D technologies - computer vision, image processing and facial recognition; 3D engines - rendering/shaders, and 3D production - character rigging, etc. • Strong understanding of methods of optimizing game art assets for game engines and optimizing pipelines and processes. • 3D development and/or tools support experience (OpenGL, Metal, Vulcan) • Familiarity with the majority of modern 3D software packages (Maya, 3DSMax, zBrush, Unity, etc.). • Experience designing graphically-driven content creation applications. • Experience with user-generated content driven systems. • Solid understanding and experience in a variety of scripting languages. • Experience setting and managing several art asset management systems. • Experience with Google Tango, Android NDK, Android SDK or CocoaTouch is a definite bonus. • 10 or more years of CG production, and 5 or more years management experience. • Minimum 2-year 2D/3D art/technical degree, or equivalent with excellent critique and vocabulary skills. BFA or equivalent preferred. • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. • Ability to to be highly creative within an agile development process, and to work well under pressure and with deadlines. • Diligence with individual and team tasks, schedule and adherence to budget limitations. • Positive attitude and a desire to bring new ideas to the team. • Passion for making and using great products, with an awareness of current products and the competitive landscape.

ABOUT US IMVU, the #1 avatar-based social network welcomes users to join a never-ending world where anything is possible, including connecting with people from all over the world. It's here that the fun is infinite and reality is limitless. The IMVU Virtual Shop is the largest of its kind, with an inventory of more than 20 million user-generated, VR-ready goods and growing everyday.

From collections that include the hottest trends and throwback sneakers to fairy wings and couture gowns, the marketplace allows our users to personalize, customize and stylize their 3D avatars and environments to their hearts' content. With over three million unique users every month, our platform is poised for future growth and available on desktop, tablet and mobile devices. Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, IMVU is led by a team that's dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry.

IMVU is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital. IMVU has been recognized 6 outof the past 7 years as one of the Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal. HOW TO APPLY • Please try out our core product before you apply.

We’d like you to understand our products and have some understanding of our customers. • Please include a cover letter. Make sure to discuss why you are interested in learning more about IMVU. Job applications without cover letters will not be considered. IMVU is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Cross-Functional Art Director

Nest is looking for a Cross-Functional Art Director who wants to push the boundaries of our marketing campaigns with a palette for elegance, poetic minimalism, and beautiful design. The Work: * Develop and execute advertising campaigns across brand and product launch campaigns including film, print, digital, engagement and social

  • Develop and execute seasonal campaigns

  • Craft compelling videos from storyboard to final cut that tell the story of the thoughtful home

  • Orchestrate and carry out lifestyle photoshoots for product launches together with the product team and functional creative leads

  • Manage multiple projects with minimal supervision and engage in constructive dialogue with brand managers, product marketing, and the rest of the creative team

  • Speak passionately on behalf of creative work and present it persuasively to stakeholders

  • Collaborate with functional leads to develop creative assets that are equally at home on packaging, in channel, and on the web Minimum Qualifications: * BA or BFA in Graphic Design or related field * 8+ years of experience in advertising, marketing, corporate identity, or brand management Preferred Qualifications: * An outstanding portfolio and rich experience developing campaigns at an agency, studio and or in an in-house capacity

  • Experience working within a global brand team or closely with a premium global brand

  • Portfolio must demonstrate breakthrough work across a variety of like-minded, iconic brands

  • Demonstrated understanding of a brand with design at its core and the ability to simplify the complex

  • Proven experience with creative development across multiple functions

  • Proven ability to develop innovative designs that meet the objectives of the assignment

  • Command of the software used in the creative process

  • Excellent conceptual and problem solving skills, and an aptitude for creative iteration

  • Knowledge of video and photography production and post-production

  • Ability to solve problems, motivate the team, and make people feel like you’re in control

  • Good at presenting and “selling” the creative ideas to influence decisions with interactive and cross-functional creative directors

  • Excellent written and oral skills

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Art Director

Join the incredibly talented Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media Team for this new and exciting opportunity that requires an experienced, talented, and highly motivated individual to help create the next great Star Wars gaming experience. The Art Director will define the artistic vision for the project and manage the art development for this new, cutting-edge platform.

Responsibilities : + Establish the games visual style and quality standards; provide clear and concise visual direction, guidance, and feedback across all aspects of art development.

  • Develop style-guides and reference boards to provide the team, our partners, and larger organization a clear understanding of the visual identity and direction of the project.

  • Manage a small and effective art team to accomplish the project’s goals; support and nurture their continued growth and development.

  • Set project priorities and scope; manage team’s progress and partner with production to deliver against project deadlines.

  • Coordinate and collaborate with multiple external production teams; establish guidelines and delivery cadence, review and approve all game assets, and provide feedback in a timely manner.

  • Operate in a hands-on capacity creating production art as needed for multiple areas of the game.

  • Work with our brand partners to insure the product is authentically Star Wars; coordinate reference delivery between Lucasfilm and the Production Teams.

  • Collaborate with Game Designers, Production, and Engineers to develop the overall experience.

  • Problem-solve and identify new techniques, workflows, and technologies to drive quality and improve development; continue to make progress despite technical, game design, and production constraints and challenges.

  • Communicate regularly with our Executive team and Lucasfilm on the game’s visual progress.

Basic Qualifications : + Minimum 7 years gaming experience on high profile and highly rated AAA mobile, console, or pc products with at least 2 years as an Art Director.

  • Able to creatively supervise and drive projects from beginning to end with little assistance or supervision.

  • Excellent organizational skills in managing tasks, setting priorities, and meeting deadlines and expectations.

  • Strong understanding of 3D game development including the technology advancements, trade-offs, and the challenges associated.

  • VR, AR or mixed reality technology experience + Adapt at problem-solving (both alone and in groups); ability to evaluate creative, workflow, and technical challenges and provide credible and achievable solutions.

  • Deep and broad understanding of successful art and visual design principles.

  • Ability to think strategically but operate tactically and be more hands-on when necessary.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to provide clear and concise feedback and guidance, and present ideas with clarity and conviction.

  • Self-starter, reliable, and passionate about their work and committed to their discipline and its challenges.

  • High attention to detail with a clear understanding of the big picture, always focusing towards quality and our intended audience.

  • Team player who understands the value of regular and effective communication and team-based problem solving.

  • Ability to mentor Artists; improve their skills, build their knowledge, and turn them into Leaders.

  • Proficient and knowledgeable in current development tools and software including but not limited to: Unity, Maya and/or 3DS Max, and Adobe Photoshop + Broad understanding of the Star Wars brand + Background as a 3D Artist is highly desired

Company Overview : DCPI is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company that brings stories and characters to life through innovative and engaging physical products and digital experiences across more than 100 categories, from toys and t-shirts, to apps, books and console games. DCPI comprises four main lines of business: Licensing, Retail, Games and Apps, and Content. The combined segment is home to world-class teams of app and game developers, licensing and retail experts, a leading retail business (Disney Store), artists and storytellers, and technologists who inspire imaginations around the world.

Job ID: 451655BR



Job Posting Company: Disney Interactive

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Digital Art Director

Digital Art Director Location:Denver, CO Job Code:DAD-DEN # of openings:1 Description We are seeking aDigital Art Director for our Denver office. Working under the direction of the Creative Director, the

Digital ArtDirector develops visual conceptual solutions for a full range of creative/marketing ideas with an emphasis on creating dramatic results for our clients’ brands. The Digital Art Director manages outside talent as well as resources within the agency, utilizes their highly skilled concepting skills to develop ideas, cultivates an integrated marketing approach to client business, and optimally utilizes teamwork with writers, designers, and other team members to obtain exceptional results.

Qualified candidates will have: • Experience in integrated digital campaigns (e-commerce, social media, banners, online promotions, landing page design) • Experience working closely with a creative team (Creative Directors, Associate Creative Directors and Copywriters) • An impressive portfolio with examples of fully integrated digital campaigns created from concept through to completion • Agency experience highly preferred • Food and/or beverage experience preferred Interested? Please apply online at What makes Integer a great place to be? The Integer Group® ISN’T hiring.

We’re assembling. We are putting together the best collection of talent imaginable to create brilliant marketing solutions for our global clients. Because we have offices on six continents, you could potentially work with industry giants in beverage, packaged goods, power sports, and more.

As one of the world’s largest promotional, retail and shopper marketing agencies, Integer offers countless opportunities for you to shine—to be yourself AND be successful. Integer is a key member of TBWA\Worldwide, with an expertise that lives At the Intersection of Branding and Selling®. Folllow our thinking at to think about who you want to be.

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Creative Studio, Art Director

Money is changing. And the way we think about it is evolving. As the digital payments leader, PayPal is uniquely positioned to take advantage of this transformation and reinvent the payments category.We are seeking a strong creative leader to join our internal creative studio team. The ideal candidate is someone that's passionate about storytelling and the opportunity to transform a brand through brilliant and inspiring creative. We're looking for a strategic and nimble thinker that is self-motived and anxious to be part of one of the most dynamic industries right now, mobile payments

We want an idea-first Art Director with a portfolio that demonstrates a love for conceptual thinking. Someone that has the unique ability to take their ideas and bring them to life in new and inspiring ways.You will help the way that our brand voice is infused into every customer touch point. By combining your strategic vision, strong marketing insights, creativity, and understanding of the PayPal feature set, you'll invent world-class creative ideas that push the PayPal brand forward.Our Creative Studio is responsible for helping millions of people around the world understand how PayPal provides a better way for you to manage and move your money. We design communications for both current and perspective users - This includes brand marketing, brand identity & design, social media content, films, internal comms, and user educationWhat you'll do+ Conceptualize and share new ideas that help propel our brand forward+ Own the process to develop branded content through to final execution

  • Work closely with teams across the company to fully materialize your vision

  • Partner with a writer to execute creative work across: Marketing, Brand, PR, and Social.

  • Develop a newsroom-style method of social media content creation

About you

  • You're a creator and a storyteller

  • You embrace the creative process as a contact sport

  • You have a strong point of view on art direction / beautiful design

  • You are a luminary, and make content creators want to follow you

Requirements+ Must have portfolio link on resume+ A liberal arts background with evidence of breadth and performance+ 5-10 years of professional art direction / design experience (agency or client side)+ Examples of best in Art Direction for a global brand(s)+ Well-developed communication skills including ability to present creative ideas to others+ Strong production experience with extensive knowledge of the in-and-outs of bringing creative work to market+ Independent worker, responsible for finding, starting, managing, finishing his/her own projects

  • You're also able to articulately defend your creative decisions and accept creative input from all sides+ Ability to work within tight deadlines and adjust to changes in priorities+ Fun, energetic and collaborative personality .

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Senior Art Director

Our client, an advertising agency in Philadelphia is seeking a Senior Art Director. And those three words mean different things to different companies, so let us tell you exactly what they mean at our client. They want someone with a can-do, get-it-done, problem solving attitude. Someone who loves coming up with wild ideas, who loves mentoring young creatives, who can turn a complex client request into an award-winning work of art. Yes, they’re looking for a diamond in the rough. But they know you’re out there. And they know you’re gonna love working with them.


  • A bachelor’s degree in art, fine arts, graphic design, or similar field.
  • 5+ years design experience in an agency setting.
  • 1-2 years of experience supervising young creatives.
  • Exceptional technical skills on Mac, in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and Indesign), and building digital ads in HTML5. PC knowledge a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively in conceiving, developing, and producing marketable design solutions.​

Job Responsibilities:
  • Execute beautiful, strategically-grounded designs for ad campaigns, point-of-purchase materials, sales materials, social campaigns, and more.
  • Build brands from the ground up.
  • Collaborate with copywriters and junior art directors to concept creative solutions.
  • Execute beautiful, strategically-grounded designs.
  • Strengthen and support creative team.

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Assistant Art Director

MITTERA Creative is a growing, dynamic, full-service design firm located in Des Moines, IA. We are looking for an experienced Assistant Art Director to join our team of professionals, producing high-quality print & digital creative for our clients. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years working in the field of graphic design with an emphasis on brainstorm to concept execution, creative page layout, magazine design, art direction and successfully managing multiple projects to completion. Food experience a plus.

Essential Job Functions * Help plan and execute art, design and other visual elements for creative including, but not limited to: magazines, circulars, advertisements, direct mail, marketing materials, tradeshow booths, etc.

  • Assist the Art Director with managing the design, photography and production of client assigned work.

  • Ability to collaborate well as a part of a concept team and be heavily responsible for developing and executing creative concepts that are dynamic and engaging.

  • Outstanding organization and communication skills are a must. Ability to communicate vision and concepts to both internal and external audiences.

  • Ability to supervise and coordinate with freelancers, copywriters, editors, illustrators, photographers, designers and videographers.

  • Capable of mentoring junior design staff and providing direction when needed. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered. Education: BA with related degree

Experience: 4+ years experience in marketing and/or editorial design. Food experience a plus. Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Fluency in all major design tools (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.). * Experience with UI/UX desired but not required.

  • Ideal candidate is an ambitious, creative team player with excellent type, color and design sensibility.

  • Ability to meet multiple tight deadlines. * 2+ years assistant art direction and leading a team, including client.

  • Experience with food styling or photography is highly preferred. MITTERA Creative Services is an exciting alignment of professionals that provide our clients with data and analytics, digital marketing, graphic design, photography and videography. We are a member of Mittera Group, a multi-platform communications company with over 750 employees across multiple companies and offices. In order to be considered for this position, candidates must provide samples of previous work with resume. Prior to hiring the successful candidate will agree to drug screening and background check. The Mittera Group is committed to providing a tobacco free workplace. EEO. Payroll direct deposit is required.

Title: Assistant Art Director ID: 1491 Company Division: MITTERA (Analytics/Digital/Studios) Location: Des Moines

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Freelance Art Director

Freelance Art Director Responsibilities: • Collaborate with Product Management, Marketing, Editorial and Engineering teams to wireframe and design: • 1. New pages on company’s website utilizing strict style guides and a responsive grid framework across desktop and mobile • 2.

New features that seamlessly integrate within company’s current design/experience across desktop and mobile • 3. Static rapid prototyping for user testing • Creating custom graphics for social posts • Design and concept engaging emails to drive subscription and retention • Creating key art crops following a strict style guide for all our digital platforms • Creating static and HTML5 banner ad campaigns across desktop and mobile platforms • Miscellaneous production work following templates and strict style guidelines • Creative conception for digital marketing initiatives Requirements/Key Skills: • Photoshop • Sketch • Invision • Aftereffects • Google Web Designer or Flash Experience • Responsive Web Design • Experience with an agile/"design studio" workflow Work Ethic: • Ability to multi-task • Excellent time management skills • Ability to work independently • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively • Excellent communication skills • Collaborative team player $50 Per Hour New York NY 10019 3 Month Assignment

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