3D artist and Motion Designer (f/m/d)

Vienna /
Marketing – Marketing Design /
Join Bitpanda, Europe’s leading retail broker for buying and selling cryptocurrencies, precious metals and more! Currently, more than two million users are benefitting from our platform. We provide the easiest and fastest access to the world of digital assets. Our goal is to become the #1 neobroker in Europe and to offer our users all the assets they could need for investing, all in one place. Bitpanda just became Austria’s first unicorn start-up, pushing our company’s valuation to $1.2 billion and we have won multiple “Best Startup of the Year” awards. Now, we are accelerating our growth journey and we are looking for you!

We are expanding rapidly and hence, we are seeking new, experienced and hands-on team members who think outside of the box (and are not afraid to share their thoughts), will deliver unique ideas and like to work in a fast-paced environment.

Your mission

As a 3D Motion Designer, you will be responsible for strengthening our creative workflow for animated video and social content around financial and investing topics in a new era. You will act as an in-house designer and key stakeholder for animated videos, including adaptations to other social media platforms including Instagram, Twitter and TikTok, as well as our blog.

We believe that motion design content is a key strategic pillar for our future success in marketing and growth. As part of the Marketing team, you will work closely with in-house specialists and actively contribute to the overall marketing and brand strategy with your expertise and knowledge.

What you’ll do:

    • Design and create enticing motion graphics for video deliverables in several digital formats and channels
    • Create custom templates and 3D rigs that are reusable in many situations and help us push out high-quality content in a shorter time
    • You are an expert with 3D software and are very acquainted with using a wide range of design tools. You help simplify complex topics like crypto for both our new and existing user base by using clever, simple and clear animations
    • Work closely with our team of internal graphic designers, video producers and other specialists to optimise the robust production workflow for fast in- and output in a digital-first world
    • Your Videos will appear on social media channels, in paid marketing campaigns, on our website and in our products. So your work will have a direct impact on our users and followers

What we’re looking for:

    • You have a solid portfolio of motion design projects created over at least 4 years, including work for commercial enterprises. Experience working for or with a startup is a plus
    • Passion and high intrinsic drive for creating exceptional animations around cryptocurrencies, precious metals, stocks, ETFs and topics related to investing/personal finance
    • A general understanding of digital user behaviour and video marketing is expected
    • You are up to date on 2D animation techniques as well as 3D modelling, texturing, lighting and animating techniques. You know yourself around modern software and the hardware requirements
    • You have high standards of storytelling and creativity when it comes to animation, but also an eye for throughput and deadlines
    • Excellent language skills in English and German are required (more languages are a plus)
What to send:
- Letter of motivation, detailing why you are the right person for the job.
- At least 5 links to published work you are proud of.

What we offer:

- Competitive salary
- Individual stock option plan
- Exclusive premiums when trading on Bitpanda
- Learning and development budget/possibilities
- Flexible working hours
- Latest hardware
- Gym discount
- Free company health consultations
- Regular team events and a yearly team trip
- Modern office in Vienna’s fintech hub in the 2nd district
- German classes
- Sustainable merch
- And more

Do you like what you are reading and want to find out more? We look forward to meeting you! Please submit your application in English.