Senior Illustrator

Jan 20, 2023
Vancouver, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Team Name:

Creative Development

Job Title:

Senior Illustrator

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Job Description:

Senior Illustrator

We\'re looking for an experienced Illustrator to join our team as we create amazing artwork for Blizzard Entertainment\'s world renowned/award winning IPs... We want your help expanding our unique worlds through different medias such as key art, marketing pieces, in-game illustrations, cinematics, and so much more!

As a Senior Illustrator, you will produce promotional artwork for marketing, advertising, and global events like BlizzCon and GamesCon. Working with artists, art directors, and cinematic directors, you will help to create a vision for games and projects across the company.

Your role would also include the supervision of illustration projects. This includes setting clear expectations for artists and vendors, evaluating the work throughout the illustration phase to maintain artistic vision and ensure timely deliveries. All of this in an effort to maintain one of our core values; our commitment to quality.

Interested in joining us? Here are some of the things we look for and the significant benefits we have to offer.


  • A solid understanding of what makes a great image and the skill to execute it (strong foundational drawing skills in anatomy, color theory, composition, etc.)
  • The ability to understand and actualize ideas from multiple departments and teams, including writers, producers, marketing, and game teams, etc.
  • Able to produce a result that is organized and compatible for multiple marketing/promotional uses. Experience crafting highly polished marketing illustrations for a variety of uses.
  • Familiar with the distinctive visual style of Blizzard\'s IP’s
  • Experience incorporating feedback from multiple sources.
  • Self-motivated, good interpersonal skills, eager to learn and grow, with a can-do attitude.
  • A passion for Blizzard games and a willingness to work with others to create outstanding art.


  • Choose to work on campus or work remotely
  • A minimum of 10 weeks paid time for parental, adoption, extended bereavement, or compassion leave.
  • 20-days accrued vacation annually
  • Paid sick leave
  • Retirement and 401k matching benefits


Must include a cover letter, resume and a link to your portfolio/work to review. Make sure to include any passwords for your portfolio in your resume.

We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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