H&L Partners is currently seeking a Motion Graphics Designer/Editor
Are you addicted to Motionographer? Do you nerd out when DUIK releases a completely overhauled version? Are BUCK and Brand New School personal heroes of yours? Then you might be our next Motion Graphics Designer/Editor at H&L Partners in Oakland, CA. We produce content across TV and digital, and you would be responsible for helping to make it happen. You live to make the best finished product possible—making it good, making it right. And keeping a level head in the usual advertising whirlwind.

The Motion Graphics Designer/Editor is responsible for animation outputting and delivering high-quality and innovative motion graphics content. This role will have a hand in the concept and layout for motion graphics projects and will consult directly with the Creative team from project inception to finish, and will also be responsible for the execution of animated graphics for post-production video across various platforms.


Conceive, lay out and design enticing motion graphics videos for various media
Collaborate with the Creative team in designing and creating boards, when required
Research and analyze the best design techniques and solutions for creating motion graphics
Edit video footage to create regional TV shell spots, adding elements to enhance motion graphics
Work with Producers to understand project scope and objectives
Collaborate with Editors, Producers, and other designers to resolve technical and design issues
Participate in brainstorming sessions to share new design perspectives and ideas
Be up to date and well versed in the latest motion graphics processes, methods, and techniques
Use creative thinking skills to exhibit a range of varied styles and techniques


At least three to five years of related video/post–motion graphics experience, ideally in a studio setting
Extensive knowledge of post-production workflow and the latest post-production techniques
Firm grasp of color space, bit depth, mattes, chroma keying, compositing
Familiarity with a wide range of camera acquisition formats, including RED, Alexa, GoPro, and Canon
Solid understanding of video formats and compression techniques
Creative and technical expertise with Adobe After Effects, Cinema 4D, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Premiere Pro, and other associated tools
Experience with a variety of third-party motion graphics plug-ins—Mocha, Trapcode Suite, DUIK
Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud and Mac platforms
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and team skills


Will have working knowledge of and experience in 3D modeling/animation, including Cinema 4D.
Understands color correction.
Will have working knowledge of Fusion, Octane, and other renderers.

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