Senior Motion Graphics Artist - Marketing Creative

Publishing Los Angeles, CA Vancouver, BC

Are you a scholar of the style frame and a titan of transitions? Have a knack for finding creative, visually-stunning solutions for on-screen storytelling? Phoenix Labs is looking for a Motion Graphics Artist who can help us power-up our video and animated content as we chase our mission of delivering the best experiences in games.

A successful candidate in this role will thrive on collaboration and working with multi-disciplinary teams, partnering with internal creative craftspeople like illustrators, designers, capture artists, editors, and more to level-up our around-game content and deliver memorable, emotionally-resonant experiences to players. This Motion Graphics Artist should know how to ideate on and implement creative solutions at a variety of scales, scopes, and styles—and have a great sense for the balance between “too much” and “just right.”

Phoenix Labs is a dynamic, inclusive studio, and we pride ourselves on our ability to continually improve and take on new challenges. You will be joining a diverse team including individuals in multiple locations and countries. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ideate on and build original motion graphics aligned with the visual design languages of multiple games and thematics
  • Help drive the philosophy of motion design in Marketing Creative, guiding craft teams on when and where to use motion effectively
  • Collaborate with a wide range of internal and external creative experts across crafts like writing, art, animation, design, music, web, and more
  • Proactively seek and respond to feedback, and provide your own to others

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4-6 years of experience in creative design centered on high-quality motion assets for web, digital, and interactive
  • Experience working with art directors and creative directors to concept and storyboard motion assets
  • Expert visual design ability with a deep understanding of design principles and industry-standard animation techniques 
  • Ability to deliver high-tier motion assets mapped against a wide range of artistic styles or brand identities
  • Deep understanding of or curiosity for what top games studios are doing in the motion realm, especially around improving video assets

PREFERED

  • Strong familiarity with games and the games industry across a wide range of genres
  • Experience shipping multilingual, multi-region creative work, familiarity with design needs of different languages
  • Experience as part of a Marketing Creative org building video content for games
  • Experience with both 3D and 2D motion applications

Who we are:

At Phoenix Labs, we make games because we love them, and we love the way they inspire us, bring us together, and enrich our lives.

Our mosaic community of game developers is united by shared values and a singular mission: Do the best work of our careers creating timeless games, powered by trust, courage, and an unwavering regard for players and each other.

Phoenix Labs have studios located in Vancouver, Montreal, Los Angeles, and San Mateo. We are backed by Garena, our long-time partner in Southeast Asia.