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UI Animator 📍 London, United Kingdom

Looking for: Animator
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We are currently working with a huge spectrum of clients from Experience Agencies, to big global networks, independent design studios and huge client side brands & Start-Ups and have a growing need for UI Animators to work on their products.

Typically they are looking for people who can

  • Work alongside UI and UX Designers and the broader Product, Engineering, Marketing & Production teams,
  • Deliver the best possible user designs and develop distinct animations that enhance the product experience
  • Work with the user experience designer to use insights from user research along with qualitative insights from customers so the product continues to develop
  • Create UI designs that solve user problems

The work will take you across a multitude of digital platforms from mobile, to tablet, to SmartTV and may reach into the physical world with product design.

You will need

  • A digital portfolio showcasing clean and functional UI designs of products across various platforms and services
  • Advanced skills in Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite (especially Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • 2D and 3D graphic and animation skills using After Effects or similar software
  • Knowledge of mobile best practices, responsive design, information architecture and/or interaction design
  • Previous experience of working with a tech team to integrate your designs
  • An understanding and awareness of usability and user-centred design best practices
  • Strong attention to detail
  • An interest in behavioural science and how gamification and social features can help create habit forming routines

What You’ll Ideally Have

  • Knowledge of agile processes and the role of a UI designer in this process
  • Previous experience with relevant prototyping tools (e.g. Invision App, Marvel, Flinto etc)
  • Previous experience of Zeplin, to produce final assets and handover specs for the development teams
  • Experience of working with developers to deliver and refine your animations using detailed specifications and After Effects plugins

If you are looking to take on more clients and partner with a recruiter with a very strong network then send across your details today with a clear link to your portfolio!

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range? (USD)
$250-500 (Industry average)

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

What is most important for this job?

Where did you find Twine?
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