Full-Time

Senior Motion Graphic Designer

Posted on 5/15/2024

Zynga

Zynga

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops social mobile gaming experiences

Consumer Software

Senior

Canada

Required Skills
Communications
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe After Effects
Animation
Marketing
Unity
Requirements
  • At least 8-9 years of professional experience developing and executing video creative.
  • Strong add production skills.
  • Superior knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Premiere, Unreal, Audition along with great knowledge of Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Excellent grip on design and animation principles
  • Thorough understanding of Trapcode suite, Red Giant Plugins, Element 3D, Optical Flares, and other industry plugins
  • Strong conceptual and visual design skills leading to thoughtful creative executions
  • Confident working in an extremely fast-paced environment with multiple projects and quick turn-around ensuring minimum quality loss
  • Decent understanding of consumer-facing ad experiences on social ad platforms (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube) and partner ad networks
  • Decent understanding of the nuances of creating video assets for the iOS and Google Play storefronts
  • An ability to manage multiple deadlines and thrive under pressure
  • Great communication skills and a team-first attitude
  • Striving for superior quality with a solution-driven mindset
  • Strong understanding of 3D pipeline along with good lighting, HDR, rendering, look & feel development skills
  • Strong compositing skills
  • Excellent fundamental skills of strong storytelling with logical editing & camera animation
  • Good understanding of 3D organic animation and generic Unreal pipeline
  • Able to convert simple ideas to mind-blowing videos which generate stronger retention among viewers
  • Should have a decent understanding of Ae expressions & logic
  • Good to have knowledge related to Unity & C4D
Responsibilities
  • Contribute to an efficient, high-volume pipeline of User Acquisition advertising, App Store, and live-ops marketing assets.
  • Work with the Art Lead, Art Director, and Producer to generate video marketing content that translates campaign goals and performs against KPIs.
  • Address and integrate creative feedback to ensure projects meet a successful result.
  • Ability to develop and execute a 10-30 sec ad using creative assets and resources on hand within a 2-3 day timeframe; deliver on time or ahead of schedule
  • Engage in creative brainstorming, design retrospectives, and constructive feedback sessions; openly share in group settings to foster a culture of creativity & collaboration.
  • Create engaging animations and transitions to communicate creative ideas to a mass audience using Adobe CC and other industry-standard tools.
  • Adapt to different requirements within a short period, understand the production pipeline, and foster quick turnaround deliverables.
  • Able to find creative/technical solutions on a case-to-case basis.
  • Continually seek to refine your craft and artistic skill set.
  • Mentor young designers toward creative success.
  • Seek new technological advancement and bring in the same to facilitate production.
  • Develop/contribute to new production pipelines from past experience/learning.
  • Templatize work for wider use within the motion team.
  • Studying competitor's work and analyzing the same for design strategies
  • Driving meaningful sessions related to motion/design/video.
  • Absorbing multiple design/motion styles & approaches resulting in simultaneous production support for multiple titles

Zynga is a leading developer in interactive entertainment, specializing in mobile social gaming with a portfolio of games that are widely popular worldwide. This company excels in creating games that not only engage but also connect millions of users daily, making it an exciting workplace for those interested in innovative game design and development. The focus on accessible and social-oriented gaming within a collaborative and dynamic environment provides a unique opportunity for professionals looking to impact the global gaming community.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$2B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

25%

Benefits

Compensation - Competitive salary, performance bonuses, opportunities for equity participation, retirement/pension savings support programs

Health - Medical, Dental, Vision covered for employees with participation for employees eligible dependents as well as Disability and life insurance program

Family - Generous parental leave for birth parents, partners and adoptive families. Infertility support, emergency child care and flexible time-off policies

Wellness - Gym benefits, wellness programs, employee assistance programs and generous time-off policies

Food - Food and snacks made in-house or delivered, healthy snack kitchens with drinks and treats, coffee bars, regular social gatherings and happy hours

Work & Life - Flexible time-off policies (DTO), office rest areas, gaming spaces, employee discounts and more

Transit Benefits - Shuttle service in select locations, commuter/parking benefits, secure bicycle storage, business travel assistance

Resource Groups - Women at Zynga (WAZ), zCares charitable giving, zParents, zEndurance adventure club, BZU, zPride LGBTQ+ inclusion and belonging