Senior Graphic Designer

Vacancy available in Dublin, Ireland

We are searching for a talented and design-driven professional to work with our publishing team to create assets for the promotion and branding of the critically acclaimed Divinity: Original Sin 2, and future projects. Divinity: Original Sin 2 became PC Gamer's Game of the Year 2017, with over 100 awards and nominations and a 93/100 Metacritic rating.

As Senior Graphic Designer, you are not only an experienced and talented artist, but you also have a sharp eye for design to fulfil a briefs for online advertisements, promotional materials, merchandise, and more. You have the ability to leverage technology in your designs and a willingness to collaborate and work in a team.

If this sounds like you, please see the responsibilities you’ll enjoy below!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create a variety of marketing assets and layouts, including, but not limited to merchandise, packaging design, promotional pictures, trade-show booth design, screenshots, and so forth.

  • Create and maintain brand guidelines that are consistent with the art style of the game assets, logos and key art.

  • Work collaboratively with the Publishing team, providing and receiving detailed feedback.

  • Manage newsletter concept/design/execution and distribution to our rapidly-growing audience.

  • Work rapidly and efficiently with third-party partners.

 

Essential Skills:

  • Fluency with core graphic design principles (type, color, layout, composition, motion graphics) and the confidence to bend design rules when necessary.

  • You are proficient with the Adobe Suite.

  • Comfortable with rapidly-changing requirements and tight deadlines.

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with little or no oversight or supervision.

  • Passion for making and playing great games.    

  • Ability to respond to notes and other feedback in a prompt, effective manner.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Must live within commuting distance of our Dublin office, or have permission to work in Ireland and be willing to relocate.

 

Essential Experience:

  • 3+ years of either freelance or full-time work with a wide array of design and technical skills in graphic design.

  • Any combination of education, training, and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties and responsibilities as described.

  • Experienced in print design.

  • Knowledge of games industry.

  • Knowledge of RPGs, modern and old, is a must.

  • Experience with web standards and technologies, including but not limited to HTML, XML, CSS and JavaScript is a plus.
     

Bonus:

  • Formal Art Education

  • You are an accomplished illustrator.

  • First-hand knowledge of Larian or its games.

 

Portfolio:

Apply: jobs_ireland@larian.com with “Graphic Designer” in the Subject.

Submit a CV with a motivational letter in English about yourself, your work and gaming experience, and why you want to work at Larian to jobs_ireland@larian.com.

Please provide examples of your past work. English is a working language in our company: be ready for the interview in English.

Note: Applications for this role must include a portfolio. Applications that do not have this information will not be considered.