Motion Graphic Designer (Junior / Mid Level)

About the Employer

At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar London is on the lookout for talented Motion Designers at junior or experienced level, who are highly skilled in the design of game interfaces and creating gameplay visualizations. This is a full-time permanent position based out of Rockstar’s unique game development studio in the heart of London.

WHAT WE DO

  • We design high end motion graphics media across all our titles.
  • We collaborate with directors, designers, developers, writers, and art teams to create engaging content for our games.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conceptualise, design and execute dynamic motion graphics, cinematics and in-game animated assets.
  • Manage multiple projects and work efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Work under direction and respond quickly to constructive feedback.
  • Develop designs from style frames, storyboards and animatics through to final polished animations.
  • Work collaboratively and flexibly in a team environment.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1+ year relevant professional experience.
  • Strong design and animation portfolio.
  • Passionate, proactive, self-motivated, multi-disciplined designer with a constant drive to learn more.
  • Solid understanding of animation production and motion design industry trends.
  • Excellent communication skills to work closely with our global team.
  • A problem solver with the ability to work within the boundaries of technical constraints.
  • A passion for motion graphics and awareness of the latest plugins, software’s and techniques.

SKILLS

  • Motion design generalist with the ability to work in a wide range of aesthetic styles both 2D and 3D.
  • After Effects including key 3rd party plugins.
  • Cinema 4D including plugins and 3rd party render experience.
  • Experience in dynamic simulations and particle effects.
  • Compositing, tracking, rendering, versioning final content.
  • Keen eye for design, composition, timing and detail.

PLUSES

Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • Experience with broadcast TV, commercials, graphic packages, design systems, branded content and logos.
  • Experience with motion design for video games.
  • 2D character animation / illustration.
  • Editing knowledge.
  • Passion for playing and making games.
  • Observant of American culture & pop culture.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with a CV and cover-letter demonstrating how you meet the skills above. If we would like to move forward with your application, a Rockstar recruiter will reach out to you to explain next steps and guide you through the process.

Rockstar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from all suitable candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief, or race.