Alpha is an innovation facility based in Barcelona, established by Telefonica in early 2016. Alpha’s mission is to create Moonshots: audacious projects that use radical ideas and breakthrough technology to address some of the biggest challenges in society. Such Moonshots are designed to affect 100 Million people or more, be a force for good on the planet, and grow into impactful businesses.
We are looking for an exceptionally talented Concept Artist and Storyteller to join our Ideation Team. Our team comes up with the ideas, prototypes and proofs of concepts that will go on to become full-blown moonshots at Alpha: projects that will affect 100 Million people or more, be a force for good on the planet, and grow into Billion euro businesses. We are looking for someone who can help us bring our stories to life.
We’re looking to you to…
- Be a powerful creative force at Alpha and help invent future Moonshots
- Participate in exploring new ideas that could become Moonshots
- Help us tell the story of our explorations and how they can impact the world
- Create compelling narratives that illustrate how the future would look with our ideas in it
- Create storyboards, illustrations, graphic novels, animations, and mock ups that tell a compelling story to our different audiences: our colleagues, our Board of Directors, and the public
- Incredible artistic and design sensibilities
- An ability to create compelling narratives from abstract ideas
- World-class illustration skills (Moebius, Leo and Miyazaki all in one!)
- Fast visual prototyping of ideas
- A background as concept artist or production designer in film/TV/digital
You’re motivated by telling amazing stories visually that grab people’s attention and passion. You love working as part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary team. You’ll be working directly with some of the best innovators in the world on some of the biggest challenges we face as a species. Are you ready?