IMDb TV is seeking a talented mid-level Motion / Visual Designer to join our Design and Production Services (DAPS) team.
In this role, you will be fully supporting IMDb TV digital advertising experiences for multiple platforms including Fire TV, desktop, mobile, and tablet.
The ideal candidate is well versed in designing for both static and animated creative, and has a desire to balance both worlds.
On a day to day, this individual will collaborate with the Design and Production team, providing creative guidance and mentorship for junior members on our team.
As a Visual Designer, your responsibilities include ideating and building static creative assets and preparing files for our Marketing channels.
You are able to adhere to brand guidelines to ensure consistency across all platforms. You possess the ability to deliver clean, thoughtful designs in a fast-paced production environment for Amazon.
com. This position requires strong organizational skills, digital expertise, typographic skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects and communicate with key stakeholders.
You will work with layered files and manipulate images, executing for various file sizes and platforms.
As a Motion Designer, you know your way around After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Cinema 4D. You are a storyteller that has a passion for evoking emotion through animation and music selection.
Some days, you will be working on static creative, and other days, you will be creating cinemagraphs, animating lower thirds, or editing pre-roll video.
The ideal candidate can both take direction and provide direction.
An online portfolio and motion reel containing recent work is REQUIRED.
This is very much Day 1 for IMDb TV so you would be joining an entrepreneurial and pioneering team that is building from the ground up.
The IMDb TV team is shaping the future of digital video entertainment. Our mission is to build earth’s most customer centric ad supported premium free video service and make it easy for hundreds of millions of customers to enjoy.
o Work with studio assets, checking for quality, usability, and scalability.
o Using existing assets, work with layered files and manipulate images to fit various file sizes and formats to be displayed on Fire TV, Desktop, mobile and tablet.
o Execute high quality graphic packages based on an existing designs or styleguide.
o Be able to clearly communicate ideas through visuals
o Animate static assets, build video transitions, and edit video files
o Obsess over the customer experience; learn and utilize best practices and leverage data, insights, and research to ensure work resonates with customers and enhances their experience.
o Work within a continuous improvement operating model with the ability to identify and facilitate improvements and efficiencies across production work and processes
o Use various tools in order to track, publish, distribute, archive, and review assets
o Provide mentorship and guidance to other designers on the team
5-years minimum experience in a motion / video / animation production environment
BA / BS in Design or equivalent
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
Proficiency with After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Cinema 4D
Great compositional and typographical skills
Strong communication skills
Self-motivated and capable of working independently
Knowledge of design and production terminology
Must have traditional design and video / animation portfolio
Film / Media experience a plus
Illustration skills a plus
Mastery at Adobe Creative Suite
Video editing experience
Experience managing other creatives