The foundation of great work is a strong strategy. It’s what guides the courses we take to get clients where they want to go.
We prefer open communication with our clients to learn their businesses, develop relationships with their team, and jot down the small anecdotes that lead to big ideas down the line.
DEVELOPING GREAT WORK REQUIRES TRUST.
We believe an environment that promotes our team’s physical and mental health creates an atmosphere of inspiration and collaboration. So that’s just what we do. Together we’ve developed a flexible workflow that allows us to influence culture from the inside of our office or from the inside of our homes.
Our investment in people grows well outside our workspace. We understand this is all bigger than ourselves, so Defy continues to serve nonprofits and the ad community at large.
Don’t see a position for you? Send your stuff to email@example.com. We’re always interested in putting the best talent on our radar.
MOTION DESIGNER (FULL-TIME)
Our team is in need of a full-time Motion Designer to develop compelling, high-quality videos for our broad array of clients. You’ll be expected to complete projects from start to finish – from storyboarding to post-production. Come ready to collaborate as you’ll be working closely with our creative team.
We are currently working remotely but hybrid work is within our foreseeable future, so we are seeking candidates who are within a reasonable commute of our Philadelphia office.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Design and animate in both 2D and 3D
Use text and images in a creative, engaging, and imaginative way
Follow and enhance current motion standards
Work in tandem with colleagues to ensure appropriate delivery of final product
Manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions, while maintaining attention to detail
3+ years working professionally as a motion designer or animator, or demonstration of equivalent skill level
Experience with 3D modeling and animation tools such as C4D or Blender
Experience with animation and motion design patterns within a product UI
Photography, videography, and video editing skills
Advanced knowledge of After Effects
Demonstrated knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and other design tools to aid in the creation and manipulation of assets
Deep understanding of design and typography best practices
Understanding of usability and user-centric design
Ability to accept direction and constructive critique
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU
Salary discussed upon interview.
Fully paid benefit options including medical, dental, and vision insurance.
Simple IRA with employer matching.
Paid vacation and holiday time.
Unlimited sick time.
Hybrid work experience with flexible scheduling options.
Headquarters in Old City Philadelphia.
Opportunities for career growth.
Up to $250 in annual wellness expense reimbursements.
Professional growth is encouraged and funded.
Free in-office beverages and snacks.
Did we mention snacks?
DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION
We believe diversity in all ways informs better work. We welcome all applicants and every unique perspective they bring.
HOW TO APPLY
Send your resume, cover letter, and portfolio/demo reel to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Motion Designer” in the subject line.
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You always had a choice. Instead of following, you chose to Defy.
As you’ve come to know from our relationship, we always looked to push beyond limits to help our clients create work that stands out from the norm.
Over the last 12 months, we’ve finally gotten around to focusing this same approach on our own agency.
Moving forward, the agency formerly known as [ 2 one 5 ] Creative will go by Defy.
Our new brand name honors the spirit of our beginnings as an artists collective 20 years ago, and lights an exciting path ahead for an agency that continues to grow and evolve.
Together, we look forward to continuing to defy the conventional, limits, and expectations in 2021 and beyond.