Motion Designer

Position Description:

TAD Associates is looking for a motion designer to join our transdisciplinary team of architects, designers, AV and structural engineers in creating and producing content that brings to life screens in a wide variety of architectural formats and contexts. The ideal candidate is as comfortable editing video as making graphics move and one with a skillset that is equally deep in creative firepower and technical chops. We are looking for someone who demonstrates a command of pacing, rhythm, tone, narrative, typographic hierarchy and storyboarding, uses a range of visual vocabulary and can handle different types of creative challenges. You should be able to provide examples with Typography, Live-action, Graphics, Rotoscoping, Green-Screen.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Creation of 2D and 3D images and graphics, based on client needs and feedback.
  • Work with a wide variety of media, including content for mobile devices.
  • Title and post-production work in support of client and internal projects.
  • Multimedia campaign in conjunction with internal external marketing.
  • Creation of technical illustrations and computer artwork for use in a variety of materials.
  • Conceptualization, storyboarding, animating, and editing of project from start to finish.


Work Experience:
BA or greater in Design, Animation/Motion Graphics, Advertising, or equivalent.
Candidates should have a minimum 3 years of motion graphic design experience.
Experience in Broadcast, Agency or Commercial Production environments preferred.
  • Adobe Creative Suite: After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Premiere.
  • Expertise in pre-& post production workflows.
  • Facility with Cinema 4D and ZBrush.
  • Experience in Maya and generative/algorithmic or procedural animation is a big plus.
  • A love for design, motion graphics and storytelling.
  • Knowledge of film and motion graphics history and cultural memes.
  • Curious to explore how motion design and film can be used in architecture to transform, surprise and delight.
  • Strong concept development, storyboarding, communication and presentation skills are vital.
  • Both hands-on and collaborative - experience working with cross-department teams a plus.
  • Self-motivated, driven and possess the ability to work on multiple projects with tight deadlines.
  • Storyboarding and illustration a plus.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365.

TAD Associates is a design and consulting firm working with a global base of clients to deliver innovative media and technology experiences in spaces of all types. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, a centrally located office in Midtown NYC, and a collaborative work environment. TAD Associates was certified as a Great Place To Work in 2017.

TAD Associates is at the forefront of workplace technology and collaboration, pioneering the development of new products and solutions across technology disciplines.

To Apply:

Send your resume, a minimum of three (3) examples of your work, cover letter, and any additional relevant information to: info@tadassociates.net.
Please note the position you are applying for in the subject of your email.