Job Posting - Senior Graphic Designer/Marketing Artist

Red Hook Studios, creators of the acclaimed indie RPGs Darkest Dungeon and Darkest Dungeon II (Currently in Early Access on the Epic Games Store) are looking for a full-time Graphic Designer to help elevate our brand identity and take our promotional & marketing materials to the next level.  This is a senior position, and we are looking exclusively for a candidate with a high level of expertise and experience.  

Darkest Dungeon is a strong IP with a vibrant community and striking visual style.  We believe that the promotional material should reflect the creative values of the game itself.  The ideal person for this position is familiar with the brand, and is able to work with game assets and our proprietary typeface to design and produce marketing content that absolutely drips with artistry.

From social media content to promotional imagery and trailer assets, we want someone who will delight in creating powerful and artistic branding that sticks in players’ minds.

Responsibilities:

  • You will work directly with the Creative Director, Community Manager, and other senior staff to support our marketing needs;

  • You will develop marketing and promotional content for our early access updates, 1.0 launch, and post-launch releases;

  • You will assemble game assets and concept art to create striking public-facing branded imagery that is faithful to the product;

  • You will be responsible for designing and updating a suite of consistent, attention-grabbing storefront capsule assets.

  • You will liaise with various publishers, storefronts, and vendors as needed to ensure that our games are represented with the utmost quality and consistency. 

Important Skills:

  • A fantastic artistic sensibility and passion for graphic design;

  • The ability to manage the end-to-end production of marketing assets;

  • A top-tier proficiency in Photoshop, After Effects;

  • Creative, motivated, self-directed and productive;

  • Familiarity with our games;

  • A love of horror and a constant feeling of existential dread;

  • Unity/Maya working knowledge a plus;

  • 5+ years of experience in graphic design, preferably in the video game industry;

  • Local to Vancouver, BC, Canada is preferred, but we’re flexible for the right person.


We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including: a paid winter and summer break, vacation days, sick days, educational reimbursement, profit sharing, and health care reimbursement.

Red Hook Studios is an inclusive, respectful, and supportive workplace.  We encourage candidates of all identities and backgrounds to apply.


How to Apply:

Send us an email titled "Senior Graphic Designer" to jobs@redhookgames.com, please provide your resume and portfolio.