Onward Search is hiring a Sr. Motion Designer on a 3-6 month contract to perm basis with an international company.
A combination of 2D, 3D and Mixed Reality graphics and dynamic typography will be expected to create compelling visual stories.
Lead UI/design and/or motion media design projects through the design and development cycle which will include user research, testing and analysis, requirements definition, conceptual design, interaction design and interaction specification
Expected to collaborate with and mentor other team members such as designers, engineers, producers, associate producers and product managers on the product definition process
Concept and design innovative media experiences both in augmented and mixed reality
Develop the look and feel of an assigned project, or execute animated elements following a pre-existing design
Collaboration with Producers and editors to help translate verbal concepts into visual expression, via designed-based Motion Graphics
Utilize strong understanding of best practices for exporting video/graphics for social platforms.
Proposed concepts must be executable within the allotted timeframe
Create graphics elements for, but not limited to, social media, live TV, original programming, promotion, visual effects, and digital platforms
5+ years of experience with motion graphic design, animation, 3D software and compositing experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Design, Graphic Design, Motion Media Design, Visual Effects, Branded Entertainment, Interactive Design and Game Development, Immersive Reality, Animation or equivalent experience
Ability to create/generate assets for use in motion graphics (icons, textures, kinetic type, etc.)
Ability to take concepts and translate them into animated visuals
Possess a highly-developed typographic sensibility
Able to work with a team and set or follow creative direction
Able to multi-task and prioritize a variety of projects at once
Time management skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Is adaptable and comfortable in a changing environment
Has an eye and passion for detail
Has strong organizational skills
Possesses excellent communication skills
Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.
Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances, nationally and internationally. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. AA/EOE/M/F/D/V