Senior Motion Graphic Designer

Los Angeles, California /
Visual Development – Design /
Full Time
/ Remote
We are looking for a Senior Motion Graphic Designer to join the Creative team here at XX Artists. Reporting to the Creative Director, the Senior Motion Graphic Designer will create various animations for clients, including but not limited to the entertainment, music, gaming, and talent verticals.

The ideal candidate will have proven advanced knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator and can mentor other artists. We are looking for someone with a well-rounded understanding of social content creation and a passion for the Internet, cultural and design trend

This role functions M-F business hours, in addition to some select evenings and weekends. XX Artists company benefits currently include competitive health and vision package, 401K matching, wellness initiatives, and paid time off. Salary range is $100k to $115K for this position. Offer is dependent on level of experience.

What We’re Looking For
A Minimum of 5+ years of experience in motion design
Advanced knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Experience rotoscoping, tracking, keying green screen, compositing 
A portfolio showcasing a diverse blend of motion design work, both client-based and personal
Expert understanding and experience with social content creation
Knowledge of internet culture and design trends, as well as the history of design and foundational principles
Excellence in working with deadlines and managing multiple design tasks simultaneously
Ability to take direction, pivot tasks, and passion for working in a collaborative space
Comfortable participating in creative discussions
Detailed-oriented and well-organized (we love well-organized projects!)
Experience in C4D or Blender is a plus
Experience with Figma is a plus
Proficient in Google tools including Gmail and Google Services

What You’ll Be Doing
Creation of social assets for multiple platforms
Ability to take charge of social assets and client requests
Supporting the Creative Director with day-to-day tasks
Managing a workflow of multiple accounts and requests at any given time
Working across teams to deliver against asset creation goals 
Maintaining organization of creative assets
Mentoring other motion designers

Preferred Experience
Secondary education in Design, Fine Arts or a related field

About XX Artists
We believe in creating community through content. We do this by building teams of diverse and forward-thinking creatives based around the world, collaborating to create products in partnership with global brands and talent we love.  Change is created through culture, which is why we’re invested in delivering content and conversations that bring audiences together online.