Animator, The Studio

Fetch Rewards (View all Jobs)

Mexico City, MX

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Interview Process

1. Short take-home project 2. 50 min screening interview that includes discussion of project 3. 5 hr (w/ breaks) final interview that involves speaking with your future manager and a non-technical product manager, a real-world coding problem, and high-level and low-level system design problems.

What we’re building and why we’re building it. 

There’s a reason Fetch is ranked top 10 in Shopping in the App Store. Every day, millions of people earn Fetch Points buying brands they love. From the grocery aisle to the drive-through, Fetch makes saving money fun. We’re more than just a build-first tech unicorn. We’re a revolutionary shopping platform where brands and consumers come together for a loyalty-driving, points-exploding, money-saving party.

Join a fast-growing, founder-led technology company that’s still only in its early innings. Ranked one of America’s Best Startup Employers by Forbes two years in a row, Fetch is building a people-first culture rooted in trust and accountability. How do we do it? By empowering employees to think big, challenge ideas, and find new ways to bring the fun to Fetch. So what are you waiting for? Apply to join our rocketship today!

Fetch is an equal employment opportunity employer.

The role:

The Studio is Fetch’s internal creative engine; responsible for photography, animation, videography, illustration and branding company-wide.  From creative direction to production, our goal is to deliver a fun experience that our shoppers (and partners) love and can’t live without.

Fetch is looking for an experienced Animator to join our team. You will be working closely with the Studio team to drive all animated content in video, in-app character celebrations and micro animations, social media and marketing communications in the Fetch Brand style. We work in a startup atmosphere where individuals take ownership and have significant impact on the final product.

Studio Members at Fetch must be…

  • Risk-takers. You’ve got ample room to fail and no time to play it safe.
  • Endlessly curious. You never hesitate to ask “why” and tirelessly seek out innovative solutions.
  • Expert collaborators. You are equally comfortable working side-by-side with executive stakeholders, teammates, and non-technical colleagues as you are with your fellow designers.
  • Craftspeople. You have a well-practiced eye for detail & aesthetics, always looking for ways to improve the project.
  • Radically scrappy. You thrive in ambiguity and won’t hesitate to get exactly what you need to keep moving ahead. You can get stuff done!
  • Team-players. Our secret sauce is our team dynamic; we don’t have time for egos.

By month 3 you will be…

  • Intimately familiar with the Fetch app; using it in your daily life.
  • Integrated within your team
  • Understanding Studio creative goals, guidelines and best practices
  • Developing strong working relationships with your Motion Director, Lead Illustrator, Creative Director and other creatives within your team
  • Leading projects of your work with cross-functional stakeholders and peers

By month 6 you will be…

  • Influencing & making decisions within your team
  • Developing strong working relationships outside of your team with key stakeholders and other cross-functional teams
  • Exploring the unknowns—what opportunities are untouched?

By year 1 you will be…

  • Influencing decisions outside of your team for the larger organization
  • Thriving in ambiguity within your team and the larger organization

We’re looking for people who have:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Intermediate/Advanced skill level in Adobe programs, particularly AfterEffects and Premiere Pro
  • Experience executing frame-by-frame animations
  • Experience with vector animation formats (especially Lottie or Rive)
  • Illustration chops as it relates to animation
  • Demonstrated history and examples of in-market deliverables
  • Values and responds well to feedback
  • Willingness to ask questions and seek suggestions
  • Commitment to high quality work and attention to detail
  • Independent worker, but able to meet check-in and deliverable timelines and check-ins
  • Good communication skills
  • Motivated, curious and creative
  • Self-starter, resourceful and persistent in execution
  • A tendency to self-direct and lean on their own prioritization methods to get their work done in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Previous mobile experience nice to have

Please mention No Whiteboard if you apply!
I'm a one-man team looking to improve tech interviews, and could use any support! 😄

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