We are hiring for a Motion Graphics Designer/ Video Editor, who can deliver projects to a high standard, demonstrating creativity, quality and consistency. This role reports to the Studio Art Director, and is based in our Foster City studio.
Candidates must be highly motivated and flexible, with the ability to take initiative and work independently, and also comfortable collaborating with the team. In this role, you will work closely with internal game studios and the marketing team, on creating game trailers, promotional videos and other marketing assets.
The ideal candidate:
Is an artist first and foremost: a background in Graphic Design or Illustration is a very strong advantage
Is a valuable contributor in all stages of creative production: from brainstorming and concepting, to executing and delivering first class marketing art
Has a keen eye for design, and an innate aptitude for layout, color, and typography that works
Possesses honed visual communication and commercial art instincts, with the capability to quickly create polished eye-catching executions
Is a team player who can take direction and execute against it with little assistance, as well as work independently to generate new advertising campaigns
Has a degree in an Art or Design-related field, and 5+ years of experience in a Design Firm, Boutique Studio, or Gaming Studio
Work with the creative team to brainstorm ad concepts, design style frames, and build storyboards, composite and edit videos, animate titles
Handle all technical aspects of video production
Be quick in providing multiple fresh layouts or design iterations that are informed by creative test results and appeal to our individual products' target audience
Execute projects with attention to detail on deadline-driven timelines
Expert in video editing and motion graphics suites, such as Adobe Premiere (Flash Experience) and Adobe After Effects
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Excellent understanding of color, composition, and typography
The ability to handle multiple projects at once as part of a fast-paced, deadline-driven creative team
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Nice to Haves:
Glu Mobile Inc.