Illustrator

Product Management Remote, United States

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 6 million students worldwide, is seeking a creative, talented Illustrator to join our Curriculum Design team immediately.

This is a remote, contract position.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Interpret project specifications to create 2D vector illustrations for use in questions
  • Use a playful and fun style that appeals to students of all ages
  • Ensure exported SVG files meet technical specifications and formatting guidelines; Prior experience formatting SVGs is not required, and training will be provided
  • Edit and improve existing illustrations

What We're Looking For

  • In-depth knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
  • Solid foundation in color, lighting, form, concept, composition, and basic illustration techniques
  • Ability to identify and define visual design issues and solutions, and to incorporate feedback from members of the design and product management teams
  • Possess a technical mindset and willingness to learn how to export and manually edit SVG files
  • Quick sketching ability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to copy and interpret other illustrators' styles
  • Ability to communicate visually, verbally, and in writing
  • Solid understanding of HTML and CSS is a plus

To apply, please include a link to your portfolio and work samples in your resume or cover letter.

About IXL

IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: delivering an immersive learning experience to all students, in all grades and subjects, in schools and homes worldwide. With 1 in 8 U.S. students already learning on IXL (answering over 50 million questions every day!), IXL inspires educators and learners around the world and is changing how students feel about learning and about themselves.