Motion Designer

Animation (FSL) · St Petersburg, Florida
Department Animation (FSL)
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Motion Designer

As a Motion Designer, you’ll bring client stories to life through beautiful, expressive animation. You’ll need to come equipped with polished motion graphics and animation skills, and a willingness to assist our account teams in building and maintaining strong trusted relationships with our clients.

In this position, you’ll work directly with one of our largest tech clients on a variety of projects. Confidence in your work and the ability to give professional suggestions are musts. We’ll also expect you to develop concepts, produce pre-visualization assets, adapt technical approaches throughout projects, and professionally package animated content for clients.

Remote work is possible.

Here’s what you’ll do around here:

  • Tell stories. You’ll need a sense of timing and natural motion that translates to captivating visual storytelling.
  • Make moves. Animate characters, graphics, and other elements to clearly communicate ideas.
  • Communicate your ideas. You’ll need excellent oral and written communication, listening, organization, and presentation skills.
  • You do know how to juggle, right? Good. You’ll manage multiple projects and tasks of varying complexities to meet deadlines. Actual juggling is a bonus.
  • Be visionary. Produce high-quality pre-visualization assets for client review including sketches, style frames, storyboards, and animatics.
  • Keep the brainstorm a-brewin’. Contribute to client meetings and brainstorming sessions by creating concept ideas and managing discussions. Participate in internal meetings to gather and share knowledge on behalf of client accounts.
  • Work quickly, flexibly, and intelligently. Meet tight deadlines without sacrificing quality or attention to detail.
  • Thrive. We value people who continually strive to do good work and aim to grow in their experience and skill.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in motion graphics, animation, or similar new media field
  • At least three years of experience in an agency or production company
  • Strong understanding of:
    • Typography
    • Color
    • Design
    • Composition

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, including:
    • After Effects
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator

  • Ability to record and edit sound, including voice-over and music. Master audio levels and add sound effects.
  • Experience with video compression and image optimization techniques.
  • Bonus skills:
    • Video Editing [ Premiere Pro ]
    • Cinema 4D or Maya
    • Color Correction/Finishing

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  • Location
    St Petersburg, Florida
  • Department
    Animation (FSL)
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience