#181058

UX / Visual Designer

Location:
San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
ASAP
Posted By:
Marly Caro
Date:
06/08/2022

Job Description:

Position Description

** Portfolio Required on Resume **

Client is looking for an exceptional motion designer to join our team and contribute to many of our 2022 animation efforts.

At Client you'll work on a wide range of animation and motion design projects. You'll be responsible for crafting complex UX components and user journeys. You'll also have the opportunity to flex your keyframing skills by creating fun and joyful animations that express the brand of Client and our many programs and campaigns.

We're looking for an individual that can function autonomously and collaboratively for projects that are larger in scope which can range from a single banner animation to a full product user journey that will launch to a Global audience.

Oh and you’ll be working with an incredible team that has decades of combined experience in the field of motion design.

Sound like this role is for you? Please reach out! We look forward to hearing from you :)

 

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Elevate the craft of motion design and account for design details.
  • Execute against several work streams in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment timezone difference, and deliver clear and detailed solutions.
  • Contribute strategically to the development of an improved process around pattern definition and documentation.
  • Be able to produce digital assets, design specifications and drive the production phase of the design.
  • Own the review process between multiple teams within Client (Engineering, UX leadership, Project management) and address feedback
  • After Effects Illustrator Photoshop

 

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities

  • UI focused animation; e.g icon animation, page to page transitions
  • Creating 2D character/ shape animation design 
  • Creating presentations to communicate design proposals

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory

  • BA/BS Degree in design or computer animation
  • 5 - 7 years or experience in the field of motion design
  • A portfolio that demonstrates an expertise of motion design and animation.
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe After Effects
  • Experience creating motion for UX and building components that leverage animation to increase usability.
  • Ability to create product walkthroughs (rapid prototyping) using After Effects
  • Experience with 2D character and or object animation.
  • Ability to leverage motion to tell a story or convey an emotion.
  • Create aesthetically excellent work that is true to the Google brand spirit.
  • Demonstrate a high level of craft in design systems thinking with regards to motion.
  • Investigate visual patterns and components used by multiple products.
  • Understand what it means to design motion at scale.
  • Elevate the craft of motion design and account for design details.
  • Execute against several work streams in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment timezone difference, and deliver clear and detailed solutions.
  • Contribute strategically to the development of an improved process around pattern definition and documentation.
  • Be able to produce digital assets, design specifications and drive the production phase of the design.
  • Own the review process between multiple teams (Engineering, UX leadership, Project management) and address feedback
  • After Effects Illustrator Photoshop

Desired

  • Figma,
  • Google Work Space (Slides, Doc, Sheets)
  • Lottie Animation Library
  •  Cinema 4D.