Motion Graphics Artist

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Denver (LOHI)
Company URL:
Date Posted: December 12th, 2012

The production branch of Sympoz - a fast-growing Denver-based online video education startup that helps people follow their passions and learn from renowned experts - seeks a versatile and professional artist to brand, design and animate motion graphics for core educational content and promotional material. Applicant will have a proven track record of learning quickly and adapting to a fast changing work environment. Ability to take direction and run with it. Drive to contribute ideas and collaborate in a group.

Job Requirements
- Minimum two years motion graphics experience on commercial video projects for broadcast or internet
- Expert in After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator
- Well-versed in typography, composition and color theory
- Demonstrates traditional graphic design training
- Proficient in 3-way color correction
- Excels in keying, rotoscoping and motion tracking
- Can quickly develop concepts and effectively realize them through animation
- Proficient in Premiere, Final Cut or equivalent non-linear editing software
- Extremely well organized, patient and adaptable
- Well-versed in post-production best practices for video
- Delivers on time and on budget, working alone or in a group
- Works well in a fast-paced, startup environment

The Ideal Candidate:
- Demonstrates experience visualizing difficult concepts through educational infographics
- Has modeling, texturing & lighting experience in Cinema 4D, 3D Studio Max or equivalent
- Is proficient in sound editing, mixing and equalization
- Has experience with InDesign
- Can tailor material for web delivery and distribution
- Has a sense of humor and plays well with others

Application Requirements
To be considered for this position, please submit the following:
- Resume or CV with contact email and phone
- Letter of interest clearly addressing the job description and requirements
- Link to an online reel illustrating your experience with the requirements above
- Contact information for 3 references

Position reports to: Creative Director of Production

Start Date: Immediately

Benefits: Medical, 401K, paid vacation

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