Illustrator / Motion Designer
Brooklyn, New York / Flocabulary
Posted: Sep 28, 2017
Flocabulary is a rapidly growing edtech company that uses music to drive student achievement and foster a love of learning. Students in more than 20,000 schools use our rap songs and interactive learning tools to master academic content. Our product and work reflect our strong belief that a motivated student is a successful student.
The Motion Designer will work to create engaging, educational music videos in a variety of styles. This position reports to our Director of Animation.
Who You Are:
You're a strong visual artist who can work in a wide range of styles. You know that communication is a crucial part of making sure the work comes out right. You like working quickly under a deadline. You want to make meaningful contributions to an organization committed to making students' and teachers' lives better.
Illustrate and animate educational hip-hop videos from start to finish
Assist with occasional graphic design and video production tasks for other art department-related projects
Strong portfolio with an eclectic mix of visual styles. Our videos span a wide range of topics, from Multiplying Integers to Martin Luther King, which means we're constantly exploring new video styles to match the tone of each unique lesson.
Cool design sensibility; instinctual aversion to corniness
Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate in small teams
Ability to work efficiently, and manage time and priorities to meet deadlines
Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Proficiency in Adobe After Effects and Premiere is strongly preferred
Benefits & Perks
Fully paid medical, vision, and dental insurance for full time employees and employer contribution toward dependent care
Company stock options
Flexible time off and parental leave policies
Retirement savings plan (401k) with partial company match
Health & wellness stipend
Office in Dumbo means easy access to our roofdeck, parks and waterfront with postcard views