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Facebook Motion Designer, Creative X in Raleigh, North Carolina


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


Creative Experiences (Creative X) is a global, integrated creative agency that drives the creative vision for our brands and how they are perceived in the world. We develop all consumer brand content and experiences for the Facebook company, Facebook app, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp. Our vision is fearless creativity that redefines social. With some of the industry’s best talent on our team, we create beautiful work that has a purpose. And with an audience of almost five billion across five of the world’s biggest brands, we create brave ideas that demonstrate the full creative potential of our platforms, including industry leading, envy-inducing creative experiences. We believe in attracting and nurturing world class talent with a focus on diversity, community and career development. We have developed best-in-class collaboration models with agencies and our cross-company creative network. Our multi-disciplinary team sets the vision for some of the most important brands in people’s lives, helping people understand the role we play and the future we believe is possible. While we lead our team to create brand and product systems, we also guide our lead agencies in the creation of content for TV, Print and OOH. This ensures a consistent and strong creative narrative for work that reaches an audience across the globe due to the scale of our apps. The ideal candidate will be a strong design systems thinker who can define the motion behaviors of a variety of brands across many surfaces and dimensions in partnership with other designers and creatives. You should be able to work independently from a brief, prioritize tasks, track essential details, and deliverables across multiple projects.

Required Skills:

  1. Develops work that inspires others and sets the vision for brand expression through motion design

  2. Deliver strategic and conceptual motion principles and systems that communicate brand intention and value across the Facebook portfolio of brands

  3. Create motion systems and design solutions with a high level of craft and attention to detail

  4. Develop original breakthrough design thinking for a variety of brand and product touch-points

  5. Develop original breakthrough design thinking for a variety of brand and product touch-points

  6. Build flexible motion systems to enable partners and other designers to scale effectively across the Facebook portfolio of brands on a number of surfaces

  7. Work cross-functionally, balancing the needs of stakeholders and breaking down complex narratives into simple, compelling ideas throughout marketing and product

  8. Collaborate with creatives, program managers, marketing leadership, stakeholders and production agencies to serve a global audience

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years of experience in motion design, with experience in brand or product systems

  2. Motion graphics experience in a deadline-driven environment

  3. Experience with narrative storytelling in combination with core marketing objectives

  4. Experience in After Effects and Cinema 4D

  5. Experience with industry standard product design tools such as Sketch and Figma

  6. Knowledge of current industry standard audio/video formats and codecs

  7. Experience with digital content management systems and digital workflows with understanding of how to organize and manage content

  8. Experience telling stories across multiple platforms

  9. Experience with audio/video production and post-production utilizing current technologies

  10. Eligible to work in the US

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at