Junior Graphic Designer, Tespa (Temp)

Esports Irvine, CA


Description

This is a paid, part-time remote contracting position with an expected 5-10 hours per week.

Tespa is the world’s largest provider of college esports tournaments and campus support programs. We believe in a world where gaming is celebrated by people of all ages, recognized as a force for good, and a catalyst for bringing people together. Our ideal candidate is motivated, flexible, and has a good understanding of our games and the collegiate esports ecosystem.

Responsibilities

  • Create graphical assets for collegiate and esports programs
  • Design and implement engaging content for websites, images, web banners, digital ads, and other visual elements
  • Design and provide guidance for physical products manufactured either by Blizzard or third-party vendors for branding, marketing, and general promotion
  • Provide guidance for digital assets created by either Tespa, Tespa contractors, or third-party vendors
  • Design compelling visual asset guides and packages for live broadcast and streaming 
  • Design compelling physical assets for live events 
  • Provide guidance for branding usage and other visual representations of Tespa and its esports partners
  • Respond in a timely and professional manner to communication requests and other work interactions
  • Demonstrate a professional and positive demeanor to employees, vendors, and program participants working with Tespa
  • Demonstrate thorough understanding of departmental policies and procedures

 Requirements

  • High levels of creativity, ability to generate innovative design concepts 
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator 
  • Ability to execute design implementation across both print and digital media 
  • Able to meet committed timeframes for projects with both efficiency and skill 
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment working on projects without direct supervision 
  • Able to direct and provide feedback to junior artists with an eye on improvement 
  • Able to work effectively in remote, independent, and team-based settings 
  • Ability to provide feedback to junior artists with an eye toward improvement of both product and designer 
  • Able to demonstrate effective interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills 
  • Self-motivation and initiative; impeccable time management and organization 

Pluses

  • Experience creating visual content for gaming or esports organizations 
  • Experience with illustration 
  • Experience with painting 
  • Experience with large print or other vector-based graphics   

Required Application Materials

  • Resume 
  • Cover Letter
  • Portfolio (live URL or PDF attachment only)