Company: Saudi Aramco
Skills: Graphics Design
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
We are seeking a Senior 3D Motion Graphics Designer to join the Media Production Division of the Corporate Communications Support Department.
The Media Production Division is responsible for providing high-end video production, photography, archive and broadcast radio services that provide quality content for the communication needs of Saudi Aramco.
The Senior 3D Motion Graphic Designer's primary role is to work within the Media Production Audio Visual Unit, working independently and with assigned Production Directors to produce creative and engaging corporate animation sequences for events, social media and other corporate video needs.
As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor's degree in communications media, film, television or related creative discipline from a recognized and approved program.
You will have ten years' experience in the motion graphics production industry, including at least five in a role as a senior 3D motion designer.
You will have a detailed CV / resume detailing your professional history, including clients and previous projects completed.
You must have a solid understanding of the video pre-production, production and post production industry, including a wide range of modern technical animation formats.
You will be able to demonstrate your creative 3D animation abilities through either previous work samples or showreel.
You must have extensive knowledge of post-production pipeline processes.
You will have experience leading large motion graphics design projects, including concepting, resource scoping, client interaction and final project delivery
This should include a strong mix of high-end corporate and commercial / short form promo projects.
You must have professional grade operational knowledge of Autodesk Maya software.
You must also have a professional grade knowledge of all Adobe products, including After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator. Knowledge of Cinema 4D is an advantage.
You will be able to work quickly and efficiently and deliver highly creative results to tight deadlines.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Create 3D animations to the highest standard using the Media Production Division's state-of-the-art fully networked Graphics facilities.
Provide guidance and training to junior members of the Media Production Graphics Team.
Employ a wide range of creative and technical graphics techniques, including conceptual thinking, storyboarding, project and asset management and be responsible for the location and management of all graphics digital media project file assets including archiving and storage.
Lead a team of Motion Designers working on multiple projects simultaneously and will also ensure that, where necessary, Saudi Aramco Brand Guidelines are adhered to, respond to feedback and make requested changes as necessary.
Must keep up to date with technical graphics software capabilities and system updates.
Saudi Aramco's Industrial Relations (IR) Business line is dedicated to building, maintaining and enhancing the relationships the Company develops with people and institutions inside the Kingdom and around the world. It is through the IR business line that the Company cares for the health, wellbeing and security of its employees and their families, maintains the high quality of life found in Company communities, operates the school system for the children of expatriate employees, and communicates with various audiences through a variety of media, including print publications, events, films and websites. Saudi Aramco operates one of the largest and most successful industrial and professional training programs on the planet to ensure that its employees are provided with the training they need to meet emerging challenges. The Company's wide-ranging corporate citizenship activities, which focus on the areas of environmental protection, knowledge, community and the economy, are also the responsibility of the IR business line.