Motion Designer


Posted March 16 / Menlo Park, CA / Full time / On Site

At Meta, we’re shaping innovative experiences in service of giving people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. 

Our multidisciplinary design teams are creating new ways to help people connect, find communities and grow businesses.

 Together, we are committed to building innovative technologies — Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, Workplace, Meta Quest and more — to serve billions of people around the globe. 

As a motion designer at Meta, you’ll have the opportunity to play a central role in the way we build technologies — ensuring they are valuable, easy to use and of the highest level of craft and execution. 

You’ll be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from brainstorming the next great product innovation to tweaking pixels right before launch. 

We’ll expect you to utilize your full range of motion design, interaction design and visual design skills, while contributing to high-level strategic decisions with product and executive partners. 

Join a diverse group of thinkers and do some of the most meaningful work of your career.


  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into solid and comprehensive solutions in motion.
  • Drive the application and development of WhatsApp's brand system through motion design, animation and prototyping.
  • Collaborate daily with peers in every discipline, including engineering, content, research, marketing and data science, to take products from conception to launch.
  • Willingness to represent work to a broader product team and other leaders, clearly and succinctly articulating the goals and concepts.
  • Give and solicit feedback from designers and a broader product team in order to continually improve for quality

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience building and shipping multiple features that are broad/ambiguous in scope and encompass an end-to-end experience across a variety of platforms.
  • 5+ years of motion design experience with knowledge to define how an experience should behave based on understanding people's needs, plus consideration of how this product will scale. Use appropriate prototyping tools to demonstrate how a particular flow or interaction will work.
  • 5+ years of visual design experience with proficiency in typography, desktop/mobile UI, color, layout, iconography and aesthetic sense and how these elements impact product function.
  • A portfolio that demonstrates product, branding, communication design experience.
  • Knowledge of iOS, Android, and WWW design.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience connecting your work with other related initiatives across the company while driving collaboration
  • Experience in launching consumer tech products and pitching ideas through compelling video narratives.

Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. 

We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law. Please note that Meta may leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies in connection with applications for employment.

Meta is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.