Motion Graphic Designer Help design, dream, and create beautiful motion graphics in After Effects
Are you a Motion Graphic Designer who wants to work on cutting edge projects? Our collaborative team of consultants delivers results across multiple verticals and technology platforms to mid-size and enterprise clients. You will experience a dynamic work environment with a talented team, excellent benefits, and an innovative culture.
The motion graphics designer works closely with the creative director and other creative team leads to create compelling videos AND other interactive elements for rich visual experiences for use throughout web and mobile. Candidate must be able to dream, design, and create concepts and storyboards that meet the creative brief objective; participate in brainstorming sessions to share video and design perspectives and ideas; take constructive criticism and feedback in an agency environment; maintain and follow best practices for versioning control and organization of files.
Ability to express the vision for a project as well as storyboard for others to see the vision
Articulate creative strategy, present ideas and explain rationale
Stay on top of creative, social, cultural and media trends to continue to be fresh and inspire new ideas
Occasionally meet with clients, listen to their needs, and communicate creative solutions
Take animation projects from start to finish with minimal support if necessary
Desired Requirements BA/BS degree in Design or Communications or equivalent experience
Minimum 3+ years of professional Motion Graphics Design experience
Ability to work across a variety of design fields: motion graphics, illustration, and graphic design with an outstanding portfolio to prove it
Strong design fundamentals and understanding of aesthetics, including color, layout, and typography
Sound creative judgment and an ability to clearly articulate design approach
Experience managing time and deadlines successfully
Written and verbal communication skills
Team-oriented attitude and strong work ethic
Ability to take direction and feedback and work collaboratively with a team
Technical Skills and Experience: Expert in After Effects, proficient in Premiere, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
Familiarity with Adobe Audition or other audio editing software
Strong design portfolio.
Attention to detail in all aspects of design and production.
General understanding of video output formats and compression standards
Detailed organization maintaining and following best practices for versioning control, naming convention and organization of graphic files and archiving