Motion Graphics Designer

1 month ago(12/21/2017 3:38 AM)
Job ID
Corporate Marketing

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

Use your expertise in visual storytelling and help us explain complex, technical concepts around the open source to the wider audience. The Red Hat Marketing team is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will work directly with project managers and our core team of motion designers to deliver on-brand, high-quality design to our customers on time. You will contribute to projects that include customer success stories, solution videos, event graphics packages, and corporate marketing initiatives.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Use constructive criticism as a vehicle for improving skills and adding to knowledge database
  • Work openly and effectively with team members in other areas of expertise like creative strategy, content writers, design, and UX
  • Work with members in other areas of the company, specifically business unit marketing, subject matter experts, and executives
  • Participate fully as a team member by contributing solutions for continually improving efficiency and quality of work
  • Maintain the Red Hat brand standards in all aspects, including voice and tone via authentic storytelling, not just look and feel

Required skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in design, or similar field
  • 5+ years of industry experience; great portfolio is critical
  • Ability to communicate with clients and present their design work in a professional and effective manner
  • Extensive typography and graphic design skills
  • Expert proficiency with Adobe creative suite, including After Effects, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, solve problems, and maintain a positive can-do attitude on a day-to-day basis
  • Desire to work collaboratively, and in a positive environment of trust and respect

The following skills are a major plus:

  • Solid, expert-level experience with 3D software like Cinema 4D
  • Generative design using expression or through programming
  • Filming, video editing, and audio recording skills

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.


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