Gemini

Senior Brand Motion Designer

Gemini

Posted May 27 / United States / Full time / Remote

The Department: Design

In Design, we think comfort zones are the enemy of creativity. A dynamic team of designers, engineers, and researchers, our team blends beauty with tech to create a world-class product interface for our exchange. 

We are inspired by design, fueled by data, and obsessed with the user, both retail and institution.

The Role: Senior Brand Designer

As Senior Brand Designer, you’ll form the cornerstone of content. You’ll join a dynamic team of innovative visual and experience designers as well as developers, working to bring our user experience to the next level. 

The Senior Brand Designer will liaise directly with our Marketing & Communications teams to create the most compelling and creative ad, social, and video content. 

Most importantly, you’ll be responsible for defining how the world views Gemini, evangelizing and educating users about the innovative industry.

This designer will be focused on marketing and brand design while collaborating across the product design team. 

This individual will support business goals related to brand building, and brand recognition. They will also contribute to building the Gemini brand and have the ability to creatively express the brand across a variety of mediums.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the creative team in all stages of developing motion assets, from concept to development and final production
  • Create and revise design of still frames and storyboards
  • Work within the brand design team to develop our brand motion toolkit
  • Work with product design team to craft UI motion behaviors and animations that orient, guide, and add delight for customers
  • Utilize sound design to execute projects
  • Delivery multiple mediums of work, spanning from 2D title and super animation, 2D/3D motion design/animation that may be output for TV Broadcast, HD Video, social channels (Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo, Youtube, Twitter, etc)
  • Address all necessary feedback and follow up with manager and our development team
  • Participate constructively in inter-department and cross-service line communications
  • Execute design work to ensure final deliverables meet Gemini standards

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in motion and creative coding
  • Is a master of Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc), Cinema 4D, Figma, Lottie as well as emerging interactive design trends
  • Demonstrates an in-depth, understanding of layout, typography, hierarchy, motion and interaction design
  • Experience with animation for mobile app content
  • Understands file compression, viewing specifications, and delivery of all media formats and channels
  • Bonus: Experience as a creative coder and understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Collaborated with Creative Directors, Art Directors, and Copywriters to develop stories and create storyboards and design elements
  • Experience concepting unique ideas for video and motion graphic assignments and/or advertising campaigns.
  • High level of craft and attention to detail is required
  • Excellent time management with strong organizational, communication and conceptual thinking skills
  • Team player and self-starter with a hunger for collaboration across all disciplines of design, marketing, product and engineering
  • Ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • Hard worker with a heavy dose of humility
  • A portfolio of relevant design work is required for consideration

It Pays to Work Here

The Compensation & Benefits Package For This Role Includes

  • Competitive starting salary
  • A discretionary annual bonus
  • Long-term incentive in the form of a new hire equity grant
  • Comprehensive health plans
  • 401K with company matching
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Flexible time off

Salary Range

The base salary range for this role is between $137,000 - $172,000 in the State of New York, the State of California and the State of Washington. 

This range is not inclusive of our discretionary bonus or equity package. When determining a candidate’s compensation, we consider a number of factors including skillset, experience, job scope, and current market data.

At Gemini, we strive to build diverse teams that reflect the people we want to empower through our products, and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. Equal Opportunity is the Law, and Gemini is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. If you have a specific need that requires accommodation, please let a member of the People Team know.