Graphics Designer III, Motion
April 12th, 2022


Job Description

Graphics Designer III, Motion

University of Texas, Dallas



Engineering & Computer Science


Salary Range

Commensurate with Experience


Pay Basis



Position Status

Regular full-time





Open Until Filled Yes

Desired Start Date 05/02/2022


Job Summary

The motion graphics designer will produce motion graphics content across all media platforms for the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas. The ideal candidate is an organized and skilled creative professional strong in producing motion graphics, videography and print design.


The motion graphics designer is a member of the Jonsson School Marketing and Communications Team reporting to the assistant director, and also works collaboratively with other members of the Jonsson School and UT Dallas.


Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in commercial art, design, advertising or related field. A minimum of three years as a graphic designer or production assistant in a design firm, advertising agency, printing plant or similar organization or equivalent experience and education. Experience designing graphics for ads, brochures, publications, billboards and invitations.


Preferred Education and Experience

At least six years professional experience in a team environment. Experience in higher education. Experience working with or producing content for clients in science, technology, engineering or math fields. Experience with AP style.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Produce a variety of visual projects that include digital branded content series, reels and teasers, animation, short-form social, motion graphic-heavy videos and photography. Subjects include covering events, profile pieces, and more.

• Produce motion graphics (design and production) with strong After Effects skills demonstrated via previous work and/or reel.

• Design and production of print projects.

• Advanced level skills in Adobe Premiere Pro or DaVinci Resolve with proficient skills in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite.

• Ability to create storyboards and scripts, but also produce without scripts and detailed directions.

• Familiarity with an array of camera systems, hand-held shooting and lighting setups.

• Comfort working on multiple concurrent projects.

• Experience with creative experimentation in concepts, style and execution with engaged awareness of contemporary aesthetics and trends.

• Flexibility to work with varying degrees of autonomy, collaboration and adaptability. Must be self-directed and able to work independently at times.

• Adhere to and enforce brand standards, and ensure all assets are aligned with the project’s message, tone and visual aesthetic.

• Audio mixing skills is a plus.


Additional Information

REMOTE WORK NOT AVAILABLE – A remote work schedule is not available for this position.


Mandatory Testing and Daily Health Check:

In order to combat the spread of COVID-19 all UTD Faculty, Staff, and Students are required to:

• Enroll in and complete a Daily Health Check each day, regardless of vaccination status.

• Participate in the University’s mandatory COVID-19 testing program.

Newly hired employees will be automatically enrolled in University’s testing program. Thereafter, the University will test a sample of the UT Dallas community as part of its proactive testing program.


Important Message 1) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.


2) UT Dallas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its programs and activities, including in admission and enrollment. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the Director of Institutional Equity at or the Title IX Coordinator at, or call 972-883-5331.


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Posted By
Tony Ngo


Richardson, TX

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