Motion Designer  Contract to Hire opp.  Responsibilities: • Apply expert-level proficiency in a broad range of design, code and presentation tools, including Cinema 4D (or equivalent), AfterEffects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, HTML and CSS• Strong knowledge of animation and video production principles and techniques• Strong creative concepting experience for both video and digital environments• Create clear storyboards from both detailed scripts and broad outlines that can be used for client review or direction for other animators• Strong attention to detail and awareness of project scope and delivery dates• Excellent communication skills in sharing design thinking through all stages of production• Ensure compliance with company guidelines and design standards Qualifications:• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in related area• 5+ years’ experience designing motion for web and/or mobile applications• Ability to create detailed design specifications and mockups to communicate design intent• Expert in Cinema 4D (or equivalent), After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash• Ability to understand and edit HTML, JavaScript and CSS