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Head of Visualization

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Head of Visualization

Polestar Design is looking for a Creative Manager for the Visualization Team who will be responsible for developing digital, audiovisual, and immersive representations of the studio's vehicles and ideas.

Let us describe the challenge we offer

Polestar Design is looking for a Creative Manager for the Visualization Team who will be responsible for developing digital, audiovisual, and immersive representations of the studio's vehicles and ideas. These assets, which include photography, video creation, CG imagery/video, immersive interactive VR/ AR experiences, and HMI/UI implementation, are an integral part of the design development process, and are further used to demonstrate concept narratives both internally and externally.

 

What you’ll do

Responsibilities:

  • Hire new employees to grow the team in accordance with the needs of an expanding studio
  • Work in closely with Design, CMF, Surface Design, and Design management.
  • Lead, develop and nurture a team within the competence areas of Visualization and immersive Technologies
  • Develop and harmonize processes and tools to best accommodate the needs of the different business areas
  • Understand program timelines and be proactive regarding task completion and proper workload
  • Adhere to and develop common processes and best practices
  • Manage a diverse team of 6-10 viz artists with different competencies.
  • Provide general creative direction and constructive input on all projects in coordination with design leadership
  • Actively participate hands-on in the creation of content as needed
  • Take initiative to research and present relevant new technologies
  • Seek out and engage with vendors to find opportunities for innovative collaboration


Who you are

  • Bachelor's degree in design, visualization, computer animation, or other similar field
  • 7+ years experience in automotive/industrial design visualization with team/project lead experience
  • Strong knowledge of tools and processes used in 2D/3D workflows
  • Understanding of software such as Unreal Engine, VRED, RTT DeltaGen, Maya, Alias, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
  • Understanding of automotive design and product development
  • Ability to understand team members' proficiencies to delegate and help them meet their maximum potential
  • Strong sense of aesthetics, with an eye for composition, filmmaking, and interactive experience
  • Passion and interest in discovering relevant new tools, technology, and techniques for the team


Personal attributes:

  • Respectful and diplomatic approach to working with other leaders to deliver high quality assets while also preserving the visualization team's work/life balance
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to balance day to day work with research and development activities
  • Open to allowing the expertise of specialized employees to inform and evolve the team's process

At Polestar, you will be part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication.

  

Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

 

Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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Application Developers - Polestar Digital

Come and help to build Polestar's critical digital products, platforms and services using the very latest technology.

Digital & IT
Gothenburg, Sweden
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