GTG is Now Hiring a Graphic Designer!

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We've been growing a lot over the past few years here at Greater Than Games, and the time has come for us to hire a full time Graphic Designer. If you or anyone you know is interested, please take a look at the job description to see if you qualify!

UPDATE: This position has been filled. Thank you to everyone who applied! We had an amazing and overwhelming group of applicants!

 


Graphic Designer

Do you have Graphic Design skills and experience and a desire to work for a quickly growing company in the tabletop gaming industry? Good news: Greater Than Games is hiring a Graphic Designer!

Job Summary: We are seeking an in-house Graphic Designer with the ability to produce engaging visual elements for games, web, and marketing. An ideal candidate will be good at taking others’ ideas and translating them into graphical communication, as well as contributing their own ideas and standing for good design principles. We will begin the interview process in September, with the intent to complete the hiring process in October.

Company Description: Founded in January 2011 by Christopher Badell, Adam Rebottaro, and Paul Bender, Greater Than Games, LLC designs and publishes tabletop gaming products. We at Greater Than Games are all about making the games that we have always wanted to play.  Our initial product, Sentinels of the Multiverse, has enjoyed critical and commercial success, and we are continuing to grow our business both with SotM expansions and with other designer tabletop games. We are a team of game players and product creators who have a ridiculous creation process and plans to continue producing high quality tabletop games for many years to come. We hope to find the perfect match to be a part of our team!

 You’ll be working with the GTG team on:

  • Layout design for game boxes and components
  • Logo design for new products and characters
  • Web design
  • Marketing design (advertisements, catalogs, etc)
  • Accessory products design (apparel, etc)
  • Taking and editing photographs of products, etc

The basic skills and attributes we’re looking for include:

  • A deep passion for creating interesting and aesthetically pleasing things
  • Willingness to remain abreast of technological advances in the industry
  • Strong, independent drive and motivation to overcome issues and solve problems
  • Flexibility to serenely deal with rapidly changing schedules, deadlines, and priorities
  • Extremely well developed communication skills
  • The ability to work with passionate and frequently abrasive people

Mandatory technical requirements; if you don’t have these, it isn’t worth your time to apply:

  • Expert level command of Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Experience designing for print production
  • Experience with web design, including basic HTML and CSS
  • A willingness to relocate to the St. Louis, MO area
  • A portfolio; all applications must contain a link to a portfolio, or they will be discarded

The ideal candidate would also have (note: these are not requirements, just bonuses!):

  • A love of tabletop gaming
  • A Bachelor’s degree in something
  • 2-3 years experience as a graphic designer in a professional environment
  • Experience with typography
  • Experience painting miniatures

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Starting Range: $35k - $50k (negotiable)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Retirement savings
  • Generous and flexible PTO policy (sick, vacation, and holiday)
  • Periodic bonuses
  • Relocation help (if necessary)

 To apply, please send your resume and portfolio via email to paul@greaterthangames.com