Art at Brilliant highlights the wonder and awe of math and science to a global audience. Brilliant is seeking a leader with a passion for visual storytelling to lead a team of 8 illustrators, animators, and technical artists.
As the Head of Art, you will work alongside educators to further develop Brilliant’s style of visual storytelling, set team culture and hiring practices, and guide refinements to our illustration language. You will be joining a passionate and experienced team of entrepreneurial-minded people who are working to make a meaningful impact in the world.
This role will report to the VP of Content.
- Have 5+ years professional experience working on a creative team, including at least 3+ years in a leadership role
- Have managed creative teams that include illustrators, animators or designers
- Thrive in a fast-paced, consumer-oriented environment
- Love math and/or science and are thrilled by the challenge of communicating it through visual storytelling
- Are a strong systems thinker, and have experience implementing a visual system across various media types, such as digital products, social media, or brand/marketing
- Have good communication and presentation skills
- Energized by making others more efficient through process and automation
- Are hungry to learn and grow, and have the work ethic to follow through on your ambitions
- Have a dose of pragmatism, and are comfortable weighing ideal solutions against the realities of a live product