We are looking for someone who knows how to create awesome characters from idea to final implementation.
Bazelevs Innovations is a venture-backed start-up founded by Hollywood director and producer Timur Bekmambetov (Day Watch, Wanted, “9”, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter).
Our current product – Cartoon Messenger – is a mobile app that combines both SecondLife avatar component and WhatsApp functionality.
Our goal is to create a completely new way of mobile communication, with innovative and cool functionality. The app will have a massive marketing exposure with global launch on several territories and celebrity endorsements.
We are looking for a creative person who can guide the character design, which will include not only the visual look but also close collaboration with our technical team and constant experimentation.
You should keep in mind that our target audience is High School teenagers 12-17.
- Strong characters portfolio is a must
- Previous experience in character design
- Some familiarity with 3D gaming engines or 3D modeling is a plus
- Some experience with mobile applications is a plus
- We have an office in Moscow, Russia and Los Angeles
- We have no preference on you location since we favor very flexible agile development style not tied to a specific place
- Fluent English or Russian
Please send your portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org