Motion Graphic Designer

Advertising | Seattle, WA

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Job ID:
R-CM1017
Location:
Seattle, Washington
Post Date:
10/04/2017
Department:
Advertising

Founded in 2002, Big Fish is the world's largest producer and distributor of casual games, delivering fun to millions of people around the world. Through its mobile and online distribution platforms, Big Fish has distributed more than 2.5 billion games to customers in 150 countries from a growing catalogue of 500+ unique mobile games and 3,500+ unique PC games. After successfully transitioning from a PC-centric to a mobile-centric company, Big Fish has emerged as a top grossing mobile publisher worldwide with a portfolio that includes the #1 mobile social casino game, Big Fish Casino. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Churchill Downs Incorporated and is headquartered in Seattle, WA, with regional offices in Oakland, CA, and Luxembourg.

 

Big Fish is looking for a killer Motion Graphics Designer! Join this dynamic team, whose primary focus is to drive Organic installs to a variety of titles/platforms utilizing video. The Motion Graphics Designer/Editor will concept, research and design original content ranging from live action and scripted episodic content to short-form motion graphic narratives, and infographics. Candidates must have strong Adobe CC skills, be an expert with After Effects and Premiere Pro, and excel at storytelling in a variety of formats. The Motion Graphics Designer/Editor will possess a high-level of creative resourcefulness and will bring a well-defined design sense, self-sufficiency, and a keen ability to be a part of talented team that produces and publishes multi-format and multi-platform content. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Create and produce a variety of video assets for social channels, commercials and other media sectors, leveraging both game assets as well as new asset creation.
  • Use commercial software to create high quality and beautifully animated cinematics.
  • Build and incorporate 3D/2D art assets into well-composed and structured graphic assets.
  • Game capture from different mobile devices.
  • Assist with delivery of static social media campaigns and various finishing tasks where needed.
  • Take direction in style and technique and be open to feedback.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

 

  • Passion for games!
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design/Video or equivalent work experience
  • Strong foundational knowledge of layout, color, grids, icons, typography, proportion, composition, video, and motion/rich media.
  • Ability to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities, heavy deadlines, and daily time constraints.
  • Comprehensive experience in After Effects, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Maya/3D Max, Cinema 4D, and industry standard plugins.
  • Efficient in 3D animation.
  • A flare for live action and motion graphic editing.
  • Ability to take direction and use templates.
  • Strong animation and storytelling skills with understanding of animation principals.
  • Background/experience in motion graphics, editing, or cinematography
  • Graphic Design skills a plus!

 

Required Experience

  • 5+ years in experience in video production