Design Intern

Leviathan is seeking a multifaceted graphic designer with with an interest in UI design, typography, presentation materials, book layout, and scaled environments.  Qualified applicants will be recent graduates with a major in Visual Communication or related degree or students who are able to work a traditional full-time schedule.

Our Internship is a paid position that generally aligns with the Fall/Spring/Summer terms and start as a 3 month agreement at 40 hours per week.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

May include; style frames, layout design, motion tracking, logo design, brand design, photo retouching, design research, collaboration, icon design, print design, and/or presentation design.

 

REQUISITE SKILLS

  • Must have knowledge of the type of work we do and be interested in designing for experiential content
  • Possess the desire to work and learn from a team of artists, technologists, and designers
  • Must prove rockstar skills with InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Basic coding or programming skills is a plus.
  • Proficient skills in graphic design (composition, typography, branding, image making) and translation to motion media, including 2D and 3D animation
  • Hand sketching and design ability
  • Interest in helping to develop Storyboards / Architectural renderings
  • Basic knowledge of motion design, interactive installations, and architectural visualization are a plus

 

If this is you, great! To apply, email careers@lvthn.com a link to your website, CV, a short bio of yourself, and specifically why you’re interested in Leviathan. No cover letters.

Please note that we receive a high volume of inquiries. As hard as we try to respond personally to each applicant, regrettably we cannot reply to everyone. Rest assured, your information is being reviewed by a real human and we will reach out for the next steps if selected.

FREELANCE ARTISTS – VARIOUS

True, we’re a well-equipped studio, but every now and then we still need the help from creative and technical specialists. Here’s where you come in, talented freelance artists! From writers and concept artists to 3D artists, motion designers, software engineers, and producers, we’re always on the lookout for superior talent.

If you look through our portfolio–feel somewhat inspired and think to yourself, “I need to work with these people!”, perfect. Send us link to your work along with a short note about yourself and if and when we see a fit someone from a project will reach out.

For consideration Freelancers will have:

  • 3+ years of client experience
  • A professional CV listing at least three different clients
  • Ability to demonstrate superior skills in relevant software
  • Ability to provide credible employment references

Contact careers@lvthn.com

Creative Coder

Leviathan is seeking an innovative, passionate, and exceptionally detailed creative coder to join us full-time. You will handle the development of interactive projects and work on a variety of client work alongside a team of talented and passionate digital artists and engineers. Typical projects include custom multi-user touchscreen and sensor-based interactives, projection mapping and creative installation technologies.

 

PERSONALITY

  • Self-driven with the ability to pick up new technologies quickly
  • Excitement for technology; constantly striving to be ahead of the curve
  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic team environment of 3D artists, technologists and designers
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts in a clear concise manner, written or verbally
  • Proactive problem solver, a quick thinker and creative

 

REQUISITE SKILLS

  • Full Stack Creative Development
  • Experience in Python, C++, GLSL, or WebGL
  • 3D asset pipeline experience; utilizing prebaked assets or re-creating programmatically
  • Demonstrate experience working with a creative coding framework such as TouchDesigner, openFrameworks, Cinder, Processing or THREE.js
  • Demonstrate experience with interactive environment design, installation art via technologies such as projection mapping, light control, motion tracking, and graphic design

 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3D Game Engine Experience (Unreal Engine)
  • Knowledge of Node.js & Javascript
  • Experience using a front-end Javascript framework (Angular, React, Backbone)
  • Experience using MongoDB or SQL databases a plus
  • API Integration Experience
  • Interest in physical computing (arduino & raspberry Pi)
  • Working knowledge of communication protocols (UDP & OSC)
  • UI/UX Design
  • 1-3 Years industry experience

 

A qualified candidate will have a genuine passion for creating quality user experiences and engaging user interfaces. Applicant will also be a US citizen and be available for work full-time in our Chicago office.

To apply, email your resume to careers@lvthn.com with your favorite movie in the subject line. Please apply with samples of coding and project work.  No cover letter required.

Thank you for your interest, and we look forward to receiving your application.  As we receive a high volume of inquiries, we regrettably cannot reply to all applicants. Please know that your information will be reviewed by human eyes.  We will respond should we see alignment for this position or other opportunities at Leviathan.