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Motion Graphics Designer

Motion Graphics Designer

ID 
2018-2377
Job Location 
US-NY-New York
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

Deep Focus is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer / Animator to work on a wide range of video and design projects. Strong design and storytelling skills are a must. Video-editing ability nice-to-have. 

Responsibilities

  • Elevate the motion-design aesthetic, production value and storytelling craft of the agency’s animation, motion-graphics and video projects.
  • Collaborate with creatives and producers to develop and execute digitally/socially relevant ideas for entertainment and consumer goods clients.
  • Partner closely with editor to deliver motion-graphics elements (typography/transitions/art cards/etc.) to videos with a high level of finish.
  • Create motion-design/animation content from design to delivery, with and without existing assets.
  • Deliver motion design content for wide range of projects, including promo spots, scripted shorts, brand trailers, short-form documentaries, agency reels and case studies.

Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge of After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro Suite, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
  • Strong graphic and motion design skills, with sharp attention to detail.
  • Impressive reel that demonstrates stunning animation with the ability to adapt to different looks/tones to fit a range of brands.
  • Great storytelling, strong sense of timing and pacing.
  • Ability to both design from scratch, and execute on existing art with eye-catching motion.
  • Solid understanding of typography.
  • Strong sound design sensibility.
  • Internet culture obsessed, with continuously evolving knowledge of social media trends and practices.
  • Highly competent with file structure and digital organization – knowledge of codecs and media management.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced creative, team driven environment.
  • 3D Animation, illustration and stop motion editorial skills are a plus
  • Genuine passion for creating cool work