3D Animator and Motion Graphic Artist
Job Details
Detroit - Royal Oak, MI
Full Time

Vectorform is known as a dynamic and creative company specializing in the creation of emerging digital experiences for the world's leading brands. As a team of designers, engineers, entrepreneurs, and intellectuals, Vectorform's mission is to invent products, services, and processes that result in meaningful and exceptional human experiences.


What distinguishes Vectorform is our high-level of collaboration. There are virtually no boundaries between disciplines such as development and design. Everyone works seamlessly together. The 3D Animator and Motion Graphic Artist must prepare to absorb the multidisciplinary approach and culture within Vectorform. The candidate is expected to demonstrate excellence in leadership, communication, collaboration, and completely own the user experience. The willingness and confidence to innovate, take risks, and present concepts to a room of seasoned engineers and marketing officials is critical to the success of this role.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Model, texture, light, animate, and render assets for motion graphics, demos, and interactive experiences.
  • Work directly with developers when needed, providing designs and animations for direct use within interactive experiences.
  • Use 3D and 2D assets to create great new motion graphic pieces.
  • Basic editing and user interface animations.

What’s Necessary:

  • 1-3 years of experience in 3D and motion graphics.
  • Intermediate to advanced skill with Cinema 4D or Lightwave preferred, though other 3D applications are ok.
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and Premiere (or Final Cut Pro X if preferred).
  • Good eye for shading and lighting, motion and animation, quality and details.
  • Strong grasp of troubleshooting and technical details.
  • Good look and style development.
  • Basic storyboarding ability.
  • Hands-on problem solving.
  • Well organized, focused, and deadline conscious.
  • Both a lone wolf and a team player when needed.


Innovation thrives when it’s informed by diverse perspectives and people. Vectorform is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.