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Framestore Recruiting Senior Designer

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Senior Designer

Category: Other
Company: Framestore
Location: Los Angeles (United States)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Designer to join our LA Studio. The candidate needs to be a design generalist with broad experience across motion design, concept frames and pitching for projects as well as VFX.
Candidates must have excellent communication skills and technical knowledge while having relevant experience in a commercials or similar design environment. You will create compelling and unique motion graphics and style/pitch frames for commercial clients in a fast paced artist driven environment, creating both static and moving imagery as part of the pitching and execution process.
The Senior Designer will be working both independently on their own projects, as well as part of a team at times. In addition to working on your own projects, you must have experience and desire to work with creative directors and directors to create the highest quality work under tight deadlines, and be able to translate requested styles and briefs into imagery.
Deep level understanding of Adobe Creative Suite is required, and some CG experience (creating or integrating) is also needed.
Additionally you will need the ability to help visualize photoreal visual effects and integration as part of the pitching process.


Conceptualize, pitch and produce design projects with clients
Create style frame storyboards for pitch presentations
Create After FX motion graphics animation for specific projects
Work independently on design projects, or part of a larger VFX team on the design focused areas of some projects

Essential skills:

Excellent conceptual designer and thinker
Expert in Adobe CS including: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects.
InDesign is a plus.
Excellent graphic design and typography skills, in addition to a great eye
A basic understanding of CG – must be able to work together with CG artists to help drive creative.
Ability to turn around multiple concepts in a variety of styles and to take creative direction/revisions as needed
Good communication and problem-solving skills
You must have a viewable portfolio of both static and moving imagery for consideration
Ability to articulate design concepts in a clear and conversational manner is crucial
Used to pulling reference imagery in addition to creating it as part of concepting process
Working independently and in collaboration with other artists
Must be self-motivated and a collaborative team player
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to work under tight deadlines in an artist driven collaborative workplace
Dependable and flexible, dedicated to creating the highest quality images possible

Desirable skills:

Digital Matt Painting skills
CG knowledge and/or familiarity a plus,
CG skills (C4D or Maya) during storyboarding process, a big plus

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