Motion Graphics Designer & Animator

Rotterdam, NL

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Mendix is looking for a hardworking, collaborative motion graphics designer & animator to be our product expert and go-to-person for video and animation. This position will be based in our Rotterdam office as part of our community and product marketing team to deliver cutting edge work. You'll be responsible for conceptualizing, designing, and animating captivating product demos and training videos.

About You

You are excited about new and challenging opportunities that force you to think differently about your last project (that you crushed). You have at least 2 years of experience with video creation and while you may be early in your career, you are comfortable accepting critique of your work and welcome collaboration with multiple stakeholders.

You relish in diving deep and understanding how a software product works and helps our customers, so you can convert our product capability into compelling content. You are not someone who just produces content based on someone else's feedback and direction, but look at the problem with a solution-driven mindset-What can you do to make learning Mendix even quicker and more engaging? How do you illuminate Mendix product to customer prospects that is digestible?

You strive to wow and impress and find creative solutions to age old problems. Lastly, you care deeply about the performance of your videos by reviewing video analytics and user behavior and then working with team members to improve conversions and user video experience.

Skills you'll need:

  • Strong foundational knowledge of layout, color, icons, typography, proportion, and superb skills at applying all into movement
  • Skillful in 2D animation using after effects
  • Experience in creating character animations
  • Ability to think conceptually and create fresh video solutions
  • Strong ability to create custom graphic assets in Illustrator, After Effects, and Sketch
  • Experience designing videos for training purposes
  • Experience working in the technology software space
  • Ability to storyboard, craft scripts, and articulate video vision
  • Must be organized and a team player.

Accompanying your resume:

  • Video portfolio is a must-candidates without a video portfolio will not be considered, demo reel preferred
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in relatable field
  • Demonstrable experience as a motion graphics designer / animator, preferably in the technology space

Meet Mendix

Mendix helps businesses drive digital innovation and transformation. Our platform and approach make it easy for small, cross-functional teams to develop, deploy, and test new ideas into business applications in weeks instead of months while iterating towards the digital solutions that meet business requirements and exceed expectations.

Mendix is recognized by Forrester and Gartner as a leader and visionary in the Platform-as-a-Service market space, and our success has led to strong year-over-year revenue growth. We're investing to boost momentum and are therefore looking to expand our global teams. If you constantly strive for excellence, are passionate about innovation, make your customers successful and develop strategic long-term relationships with them, and want to work within a highly collaborative and energetic team, then come and talk to Mendix.

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