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Rainmaker Recruiting Motion Graphics Artist

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Motion Graphics Artist – Ratchet & Clank

Category: Motion Graphics Artist
Company: Rainmaker
Location: Vancouver (Canada)
Start Date: immediately

Job Description
We are looking for a Motion Graphics Artist to work on Ratchet & Clank! As a Motion Graphics Artist you’re responsible for creating conceptual material including still imagery, animation and live action footage that can be used for illustration, marketing, advertising and promotional purposes. If you have 3 years experience and interested in this position, then you should apply!

PRIMARY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

Under the guidance of Director, Development, the Motion Graphics Artist can utilize multiple platforms to create graphic art ranging anywhere from simple designs to animation and live action footage for use in print, in applications, on-line, on television and/or feature production.
Must possess outstanding sense of composition, colour and lighting
Expertise in compositing, color adjustment and texture application.
Well versed in visual effects and applicable software.
Live action production skills – able to shoot, edit and deliver projects.
Continuously communicates with key team members regarding any relevant information that assists in concept development and efficacy.
Works closely with the Creative Development team to ensure all material generated is fulfilling the required artistic and aesthetic expectations and is delivered on schedule.
Evaluates and recommends relevant software.
Maintains contacts with academia/industry to keep current on new research and be aware of industry trends.
Acquires and maintains up-to-date knowledge in the relevant fields.
Supports and integrates the values of Rainmaker that being a commitment to innovation, creativity, professionalism and inspiration.
Interacts respectfully and professionally with colleagues, staff members and clients.
Additional duties as requested.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education/Experience:

Degree in Motion Graphics Design/Animation or related degree.
3+ years production or related field experience.
Must be able to present a portfolio (preferably online) that represents a range of design styles as well as a clear personal aesthetic.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: 

Expertise in Sketchbook Pro., Photoshop, After Effects and photo-editing software is required.
Ability to communicate creative and technical concerns and ideas to the Producer and the client.
Must be able to work within the imposed budget and schedule constraints.
Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks/projects.
Outstanding artistic skills; demonstrable ability to make creative and aesthetic judgment calls.
Keen eye for detail.
Excellent problem solving and communication skills.
Adaptable to change, he/she can alter course of action quickly per production needs and is able to maintain calm composure.
Highly motivated, pro-active, solid work ethic and positive attitude. Open and responsive to feedback and new initiatives.
Makes decisions in a timely manner. Accepts accountability for own actions. Creatively solves problems, eliminates roadblocks and focuses on issue at hand.
Efficient and detail oriented. Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Encourages open communication between the team and other departments.

E mail here mailto:recruiting@rainmaker.com
or
Apply here:- http://www.rainmaker.com/?/site/careers/125
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