MAKE MONDAYS SUCK LESS.
Wichita, Kansas

Motion Graphics Designer

Job Description

Our motion graphic designer will work hand in hand with the design and illustration team, creating assets and bringing innovative kick-ass content to life. This creative and passionate individual will be a key player in bringing remarkable work to our clients. As a motion graphic designer, you must have a sharp aesthetic eye and love team collaboration. You will be an instrumental contributor in every stage of the creative process from conceptualization to client revisions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create engaging, complex animations for a diverse array of media, including smartphones, tablets and web
  • Work with illustrators, designers and art directors to understand the project scope and objectives
  • Assist with animation storyboards
  • Prepare conceptual layouts for the motion graphic project
  • Brainstorm with the team
  • Provide accurate time estimates for each part of the process
  • Assist in selecting appropriate audio, graphic and animation styles for the project
  • Encode, convert and edit videos and add effects/elements to enhance motion graphics
  • Keep abreast of advancements in animation as well as new technologies and techniques, contemporary trends in production design and popular music to produce innovative and trailblazing work

Requirements

  • You have around 3 years of graphic design experience, including video production, design and animation
  • You have a degree in Graphic Design or Motion Graphics
  • You have a killer demo reel
  • Vertical video makes you angry
  • Your interpersonal communication skills could land you a job as a United Nations ambassador
  • You’re a stickler for details
  • You understand and will fight to the death to maintain brand style guidelines in your work
  • You have the ability to mediate creative problems in an efficient manner
  • You have a quality-control mindset with the patience to review carefully
  • You have the ability to self-start and work independently
  • You have a professional demeanor and never shy away from speaking with internal clients

Essential Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere Pro

Nice to Have

  • Cinema 4D
  • RED Footage workflow

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