Motion Designer
Brand Studio
Updated on 2/13/2024
Figma

1,001-5,000 employees

Web-based collaborative platform for product design
Company Overview
Figma stands out as an exemplary workplace due to its commitment to fostering a collaborative culture, its unique competitive advantage in consolidating design tools and workflows, and its industry leadership in web-based design platforms. The company's technical innovation is evident in products like FigJam, an online whiteboard that enhances team collaboration, demonstrating their dedication to improving efficiency and communication in product development. Figma's ability to simplify complex processes and facilitate teamwork across different time zones positions it as a leader in the design industry, making it an exciting and rewarding place to work.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$333.4M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

73%
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA • San Francisco, CA, USA • Remote in USA • New York, NY...
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Animation
Marketing
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Art, Graphics & Animation
Requirements
  • 5+ years of motion design experience
  • Ability to effectively communicate concepts and design rationale
  • Experience working independently, driving multiple projects at a time, and iterating quickly
  • Experience in building and extending motion systems
Responsibilities
  • Contribute to all stages of animation / video creative development, from ideation and storyboarding to production and final delivery
  • Develop, champion and influence how the Figma’s brand expresses itself through motion and develop guidelines, systems, and processes to ensure quality and consistency at scale
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (ex: editorial, social, events, research, product marketing, etc) in ways that elevate and inform the team’s output
  • Lead as a domain-expert by pitching new video concepts and formats that serve our global audience
  • Work closely with designers and developers in implementing engaging and dynamic motion solutions across Figma’s web surfaces
Desired Qualifications
  • Comfortable in your soft skills: listening, negotiating, and decision-making
  • Strong critical thinking and storytelling skills