Art Director /Illustrator (f/m/d) - Full Time

Foldio is seeking an experienced Illustrator to effectively design and deliver creative assets that will visually communicate learning concepts through various mediums. The Illustrator will work collaboratively with instructional designers and project manager.
The ideal candidate is a conceptual and critical thinker who has experience working on children learning material, transforming ideas into creative visual solutions for complex learning concepts. The Illustrations will ultimately be used in children instruction manual and also a web interface and ultimately a web based game.


Translate complex ideas and/or processes into easy-to-understand visual explanations through illustration
Conceptualize, storyboard and create a variety of illustrations and content for learning modules
Actively collaborate with internal instructional designers and project manager to create visual solutions that meet learning objectives
Assist in building and maintaining a comprehensive and searchable creative asset library of animation and graphic assets


Collaborative and operationally-minded contributor who inspires innovation, delivers results, and can also leverage opportunities to improve efficiencies and effectiveness
Verbal and written communication expertise
Excels under pressure, in a fast-paced, high-profile work environment
Enjoys meeting needs/deadlines of internal and external customers
Ability to interpret and graphically illustrate varied content for a broad range of subject areas
Ability to collaborate within a team to foster an environment of innovation, creativity and trust
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent organization and time management skills and the ability to work efficiently, independently, and on multiple projects concurrently

Experience required:

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; advanced degree is a plus
Extensive experience working in the Adobe Creative Suite, esp. Illustrator and PhotoShop
A strong foundational knowledge of design, typography, color and layout.

Experience desired:

Substantial experience developing and delivering graphics services, illustrations for children related media. 
Experience 3DS Max, Solidworks, Maya (or similar/equivalent software)
Experience with UX and UI design and HTML/CSS
Experience lighting, shooting and editing broadcast-quality videos and photography.

Benefits and Perks:
You will be working in a young, multidisciplinary team that will give you a lot of freedom and control. Upon your successful first year, you will have the option to become the company's shareholder.