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Motion Graphics Artist

  • Design / Animation
  • Created on: 03/28/2018
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Job Overview

Digital Kitchen is looking for an experienced full-time Motion Graphics Artist, with an emphasis in 3D, to work out of their Chicago office.    Digital Kitchen is a Creative Experience Company. We transform businesses through creative experiences — in the form of environments, branding, marketing, & content. By combining our most powerful ingredients — equal parts design, technology and artistry we create experiences that make people feel like they belong.   We are looking for a Motion Graphics Artist – someone who is responsible for executing 2D & 3D driven projects.    

What’s Expected:   

● Work enthusiastically, respectfully and collaboratively with other team members – you must be willing to learn from others as well as teaching the team around you. 

● Live and breathe all things motion graphics — type, photography, design, and animation; whether it’s hand drawn or computer-generated. 

● Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills. 

● Ability to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities, heavy deadlines, and daily time constraints. 

● Considers technology requirements and envisions a creative solution that complements the technical strategy to overcome obstacles. 

● Desire to think outside of a 16x9 aspect ratio a must.   

What’s Required:   

● College Degree or Applicable Education with focus in either Film, Animation, or Computer Science; or commensurate education and experience. 

● A minimum of 3 years of experience working in Motion Design. 

● Demonstrated experience and expert level knowledge of Cinema 4D and After Effects. 

● Knowledge of Adobe Suite. 

● Working knowledge and experience in lighting/rendering. 

● Animation focused. 

● Fundamental understanding of time management techniques as they relate to the  Motion Design pipeline.  

● VR/AR experience a plus. 

● Knowledge of Arnold or Redshift a big plus as well as an interest in compositing.    

Digital Kitchen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.      

Additional Info

  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Experience Level
    Mid-level
  • Preferred Skill Set
    Adobe After Effects
    Cinema 4D
    Adobe Premiere
    Adobe Photoshop
    Design
    Animation
    VR/AR experience a plus
    Knowledge of Arnold or Redshift a big plus as well as an interest in compositing.
  • Job Type
    Full time