Google zoekt een Doodler

Eens een andere vacature van Google dan je wellicht zou verwachten. Google is namelijk op zoek naar een Doodler. Doodlers zijn de mensen die verantwoordelijk zijn voor de speciale logo's die met regelmaat wereldwijd op de homepage van de zoekmachine worden geplaatst. Uiteraard moet je wel aan de nodige eisen voldoen en als je echt ge├»nteresseerd bent zul je moeten verhuizen naar Mountain View in Californi├ź.

De volledige vacature zie je hieronder en solliciteren kan hier. Meer over de doodlers zelf lees je in dit artikel. Een overzicht van alle Google logo's sinds 1998 bekijk je hier.

The area: Product Management
One of the many reasons Google consistently brings innovative, world-changing products to market is because of the collaborative work we do in Product Management. With eyes focused squarely on the future, our team works closely with creative and prolific engineers to help design and develop technologies that improve access to the world's information. We're responsible for guiding products throughout the execution cycle, focusing specifically on analyzing, positioning, packaging, promoting and tailoring our solutions to all the markets where Google does business.

The role: Doodler
As a Doodler, you will join the small creative team responsible for the Google homepage logos (google.com/logos) that surprise and delight hundreds of millions of users worldwide. You will work individually and collaboratively with other artists, product managers, engineers, and marketing managers to create high impact visuals that can be static, animated, and/or interactive.

Responsibilities:

  • Draw, design, and/or animate the highly visible Google homepage doodles.
  • Come up with consistently excellent creative ideas within the constraints of the our logo.
  • Manage complex collaborative projects from idea, to executive pitches, to final execution in a fast-paced environment.
  • Design illustrations both digitally and traditionally and in a wide range of artistic styles with great attention to detail.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BFA. In lieu of degree, 4 years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Freehand illustration skills and a wide range of artistic styles.
  • Ability to translate conceptual direction into amazing works of art.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and apply creative feedback in a team environment.
  • Comfort with digital and traditional media.
  • Knowledge of animation fundamentals.
  • Online portfolio/reel.
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