VR / AR Graphics Specialist

San Francisco, CA
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Ryan Stipes

Job Description:

Overall Responsibilities: 
Able to run with high-level creative guidance and take VR video, CG, and interactive prototypes from concept to completion 
Work with Daydream team members to create compelling assets 
Build and nurture strong relationships with a variety of internal stakeholders 
Drive collaboration among partner and internal Publishing teams; source and provide feedback from partners to bring successful video experiences to Daydream 
Envision and prototype novel media, promotional and advertising experiences for multiple immersive platforms - VR video, 6DOF VR, mobile AR 
Onboard and guide external partners on creating immersive experiences for Google platforms 

Required Skills 
BA/BS degree or 4 years equivalent practical experience 
2-4 years of relevant experience motion graphics experience in industry 
Advanced user of After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop and Illustrator or Sketch 
Film, design, VFX/3D related education and/or work experience 
Ability to visualize/prototype/mockup VR/AR experiences in video form 
Experience with managing multiple, simultaneous projects at various stages of development 
Hands on experience with Mettle VR Suite, GoProVR, Mocha VR and other industry standard plugins for manipulating VR video 
Portfolio is required with all submissions 
Nice to have skills/not required 
Experience with two or more of the following: photogrammetry, digital imaging, live streaming and Unity development, WebVR development methods. 
Ability to quickly establish credibility with engineers, product managers, designers by taking on work that is immediately useful to internal product teams 
Educated in game design, motion graphics, 3D modelling/animation, visual effects and related fields 
Creative agency or production studio experience a plus 
Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
Strong collaborative spirit 
Experience editing and post-producing 360/VR video 
Strong aesthetic sensibility, understanding of type, color, imagery 
Unity and mobile experience is strongly preferred 
Passion for immersive content