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UI Designer/Motion Graphics Artist

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Our aspirations are simple – we want to positively impact the world of entertainment, improve people’s lives, delight our customers, and help discover (and ship) new experiences that revolutionize the entertainment industry! Excited yet? Fantastic! We currently need exceptional candidates to help us achieve our goals. In particular, we have an incredible opportunity for an experienced UI Designer/Motion Graphics Artist who can help us bring the next big idea to life. This candidate is expected to help develop the look and feel of our user interaction models. You must be able to think “big picture” as well as think at the pixel level, and will articulate and define the design aesthetic with partners.

The ideal candidate is a design-oriented thinker and craftsperson, who has a proven track record for creating beautiful, elegant, intuitive design solutions. You are passionate about expressing interactions in visual form through clear, creative user interfaces and can create motion graphics with high-end graphic design sensibility as well as strong user interaction principles.

This individual is expected to bring creativity, efficient communication and high impact to the visual design process and to collaborate effectively with development team members. This artist will have a deep understanding of typography, visual hierarchy, design layout and motion graphics. You are up to date and knowledgeable of popular trends in entertainment, user interface/experience, motion graphics, graphic design and understanding how to design for several target audiences.

Candidate Responsibilities:
• Bring graphic designs to life through the use of motion graphics that will inspire or be directly used in our experiences.
• Contribute to the pre-visualization process as a visual problem-solver, actively participating in creative discussions and reviews with cross discipline team members.
• Work closely with the Creative Director, Art Director and designers to help establish the visual design language for the experience.
• Maintain consistency of the appropriate style across a project, under the direction of the Art Director.
• When needed, assist in the creation of final assets for use in the product.
• Accurately estimate time and resource needs and consistently meet project deadlines and milestones set by project leads.
• Be organized, self-motivated and able to identify and meet goals.
• Have and continue to develop strong technical understanding of digital tools and current workflows.

Candidate Requirements:
• 4 – 5 years of experience in motion graphics development with an emphasis on design, user experience, and usability. Heavily reliant of portfolio.
• An understanding of human-centered design principles and using that approach to problem solving, and ability to clearly articulate them to the team.
• Passion for information design and information visualization and ability to visualize complex sets of data in ways that are easy to comprehend.
• Strong graphic and visual design sensibilities.
• Expertise with the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects); Experience with 3D software (Cinema 4D/Maya) both necessary.
• Knowledge of Unity a plus.
• BA/BS in Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Visual Design, or related field a plus.

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