TOUCH DESIGNER

Ado Ato Pictures is currently seeking a remote Touch Designer to work with our (amazing!) team. The Touch Developer will work on the production of our latest interactive and immersive projects, collaborating with our main developers and animators. 

About Ado Ato Pictures:

In ancient Yoruba folk tales, there is a particular wonder around “Ado Ato” - containers of magical spells. Like this container, Ado Ato Interactive harnesses the magic of new technology to create interactive and immersive experiences with the potential to change our world. Ado Ato Pictures has founded this non-profit wing of our award-winning studio in order to promote social justice through our innovative content - inspired by real-world issues and enhanced by efforts to channel the creativity of underrepresented communities. With an office located at the very center of Amsterdam, we work with a number of talented and inspiring artists from the Netherlands and abroad, ranging from animators, developers, writers, sound engineers, and beyond. For more about Ado Ato Interactive, please visit: www.adoatopictures.com

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  • Present the user-interface visually so that information is easy to read, easy to understand and easy to find.

  • Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs of creative assets from beginning to end.

  • Work collaboratively to ensure a consistent, integrated user-experience

  • Translate client business requirements, user needs, technical requirements into designs that are visually enticing, easy to use, and emotionally engaging.

  • Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the visual design field.

  • Interpreting storyboards to tell visual stories that support learning.

  • Develop visual communication designs, from concept sketching through multi-platform visual design strategies (systems approach to visual design).

  • Collaborate with project teams in research, ideation and development of original, scalable concepts and experiences for various media: projection mapping, interactive screens and installations, live show visuals, motion graphics, user experiences.

  • Deliver creative visual assets, static and motion design.

  • Work across multiple project deadlines

 

Qualification and skills:

  • Ability to refine other people’s ideas and come up with new ones to create a highly designed visual experience.

  • Well organized, responsible and dedicated, with the ability to work on multiple projects and deliver refined design in a short time.

  • Self-learning, able to learn new tools quickly and work in a fast evolving environment.

  • Proven ability to deliver high quality designs to customers.

  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign and Sketch.

  • Proficient in a variety of methods to convey ideas and concepts (e.g. storytelling, storyboards, mood boards, concept treatments, etc.)

  • Strong design background; understanding of typography, layout, form, color and spatialization; well versed in design process and production methods.

  • Strong collaboration and relationship building skills.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of emerging creative technologies, best practices and experimental approaches in design, marketing and brand communications.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and effectively.

Position available immediately

Freelance position

Ready to apply?

 

Please email info@adoatopictures.com with the subject line:

 

[First Name, Last Name] Touch Designer

 

In the body of the e-mail, please include:

  • A short introduction of yourself

  • Details of the required / preferred skills you offer

  • Your availability for the dates of the position

Please also attach, or include links to:

 

  • Your CV / resume

  • link to 2-5 work samples


Qualified candidates will be contacted shortly for a first interview.