Experience Designer

Age Of Learning Glendale , CA 91206

Posted 2 weeks ago

Company Overview:

Age of Learning is a leading education technology innovator based in Glendale, California, with a talented team of 500+ individuals comprised of nationally-renowned educators, curriculum experts, designers, animators, engineers, and more. We develop engaging, effective digital learning technology and content to help children build a strong academic foundation for lifelong success.

Our flagship product ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy is a comprehensive online curriculum and the #1 learning app and website for children ages 2 through 8. More than 20 million children worldwide have completed over 5 billion learning activities on ABCmouse. We recently launched Adventure Academy, the first educational massively multiplayer online (MMO) game, serving elementary and middle school children with thousands of learning activities in a fun and safe virtual world. Other programs include an immersive English language learning product for children in China; ReadingIQ, a world-class digital library with thousands of curated books; and a groundbreaking adaptive learning system that personalizes math instruction for every learner.

We are committed to helping all children succeed. Through our Education Access Initiatives, we make ABCmouse available at no cost to millions of children through schools, libraries, Head Start programs, and community centersincluding public housing authorities and after-school programs.

As we expand our global reach and increase the educational impact of our programs, we're looking for passionate, ambitious, and collaborative leaders to become a part of our growing team!

Summary:

The ABCmouse Core team is seeking a multitalented Experience Designer (XP Designer) to contribute to multiple projects that incorporate (but not limited to) a mix of media, video animation, and interactive motion graphics content.

The ideal candidate is passionate about incorporating Age of Learning's best practices in design and technology. You possess strong composting skills and are proficient in animating user interfaces and game assets. As a perfectionist with a keen eye for movement and excellent design instincts, you maintain visual consistency that successfully enlivens video and game content.

Collaboration will be key in this role as the XP Designer will be working closely with the Head of Product Design, team leads, designers, and developers to craft surprising and delightful motion design. This is an exciting opportunity to join our amazing creative team that strives to deliver expertly crafted animation to delight and educate children and their parents around the world.

Responsibilities:

  • Create UX/UI design and interaction animations for developers

  • Animate characters in After Effects, Spine, or Flash as necessary

  • Collaborate with Head of Product Design and artists to create excellent motion design and visual stories using motion design

  • Comfortable working under pressure while producing quality work in short timeframes

  • Capable of independently managing time and schedules efficiently

Required Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Expert in Adobe Cloud

  • Strong knowledge or proficiency in Spine and Sketch

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

  • Excellent animation and motion graphics skills

  • Possesses excellent attention to detail and can adapt his/her style to style guide requirements and production needs

  • Team player and comfortable working in a production environment

We Provide:

Medical, Dental, Vision

  • 401k

Highly competitive PTO policy

Casual Dress Code

Snacks + Drinks (Coca Cola Freestyle Machine)

Gaming room including an Arcade (2,000+ games)

Frequent team and company outings

Limitless opportunities for professional growth!


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