2D Animator

Milan, Italy Full-time

Would you like to play with us?

To support our international growth we are looking for a 2D Animator for our Marketing Department.

Here’s your main responsibilities:

  • Discover new trends, new techniques and monitor competitors activities through market analysis;
  • Deliver compelling animated and illustrated content, working in close collaboration with UI/UX designers;
  • Lead animation & design activities, deliverable on projects from concept to production;
  • Turn ideas and concepts into visually appealing, compelling and impactful motion designs;

Here is the role’s tutorial

Day-to-day activities: 

  • Work in team with other designers to create first-class innovative graphics, motion design, illustrations, videos and animations, engaging for our target audiences, for a broad range of digital marketing channels (User Acquisition and App Store Optimization);
  • Produce artworks to support game promotion on social media channels;
  • Produce artworks and videos to support Employer Branding & Communication activities;

Soft skills that you master

  • Ambitious achievement orientation – You are ambitious and are driven to accomplish goals;
  • Building a safe environment – You are an active listener and your main concern is to create a “safe space” for the team, in which people can freely express themselves;
  • Continuous Feedback – Understand the importance of giving and receiving honest feedback in order to boost learning, performance and trust for everyone;
  • Problem Solving – Sh*t happens, right? The important thing is to assess your options, take a decision and learn from it, so to prevent it from happening again;
  • Quality Orientation – You are a very precise and detailed oriented person, and you truly believe that our users deserve the best games possible;
  • Teamwork – We believe that cooperation and transparency are the main ingredients to cook the “success recipe”. You leave your ego out of the door and let the bigger purpose guide you.
  • Innovation – Generates creative ideas and perspectives into vision&strategy discussions;
  • Industry Knowledge – Being always up to date on new trends, mechanics and competitors is the only way to play in a constantly evolving market;
  • Understanding Data – It is ok to follow your gut, as long as you have looked at the data, have understood it, have checked it twice and you take a critical and informed gut decision;

Technical Skills to boost your game:

  • CV and updated portfolio (or a selection of your best works) are mandatory to access the hiring process
  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Arts/Graphic/Design;
  • Past Experience as Animator and/or Illustrator;
  • At least 2 years of experience (even on personal projects);

Technical Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of the main animation and video editing softwares (Adobe After Effects, Premiere);
  • Excellent knowledge of the main graphic and illustration software (Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator) as evidenced by personal and work projects;
  • Outstanding hand drawings skills;
  • Ability to work effectively within a deadline-driven environment;
  • Ability to adapt your schedule to unplanned tasks or contingencies;
  • Passion for entertainment and games is a big plus;
  • Bonus if you can thumbnail and conceptualize ideas quickly;

Power-ups to have more fun

  1. Smart Working policy.
  2. A young, dynamic and friendly work environment in which you will have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, thanks to our amazing team.
  3. Amazing HQ office in the center of Milan (M2 – Stazione Garibaldi).
  4. English courses provided by a native teacher (related to your english level)
  5. Monthly Product/Design/Marketing/Tech panels to be aligned with all departments’ results.
  6. Amazing workstation with the latest MacBook Pro and a Display Screen (Whatever makes you work better is welcome!)
  7. A topnotch contract proposal.
  8. Ticket restaurant when working from the office.
  9. Free Water & Coffe; once a month pizza lunch all together.
  10. Flexible work hours.
  11. Internal Team Building events.
  12. Relax Area with Sofà, Fooseball Table, and Board Games.

Interested? You know what to do