• Location
    • Austin, TX
  • Date Posted
  • Jan. 11, 2022
  • Function
  • Design & UI
  • Sector
  • Data

Confluent is pioneering a fundamentally new category of data infrastructure focused on data in motion. Have you ever found a new favorite series on Netflix, picked up groceries curbside at Walmart, or paid for something using Square? That’s the power of data in motion in action—giving organizations instant access to the massive amounts of data that is constantly flowing throughout their business. At Confluent, we’re building the foundational platform for this new paradigm of data infrastructure. Our cloud-native offering is designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly stream across the organization. With Confluent, organizations can create a central nervous system to innovate and win in a digital-first world.

We’re looking for self-motivated team members who crave a challenge and feel energized to roll up their sleeves and help realize Confluent’s enormous potential. Chart your own path and take healthy risks as we solve big problems together. We value having diverse teams and want you to grow as we grow—whether you’re just starting out in your career or managing a large team, you’ll be amazed at the magnitude of your impact.

About The Role

As a Motion Designer at Confluent, you are creative, self-motivated, organized, and collaborative, and able to juggle a variety of active projects in collaboration with stakeholders across teams. More importantly, you are a team player who is smart, humble, and empathetic. You strive to elevate and inspire those around you, understanding that we are all most impactful when we work together.

You are not only exceptionally talented at implementing design, motion design, and animation across a variety of media, you are also exceptionally talented at brainstorming and problem solving when it comes to visualizing complex technical concepts.

What You Will Bring

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A highly collaborative, team-oriented attitude
  • At least 5 years experience in motion design and animation
  • The ability to drive development, production, and post-production of a wide range of motion design and animation projects
  • Fluency in Adobe After Effects, and related apps
  • Experience collaborating with creative designers and video editors working in Adobe Premiere, Media Encoder, Illustrator, Photoshop and, Figma
  • An obsession with high quality design, file organization, and streamlining workflows.
  • Ability to effectively project manage your work via Slack, Asana, Google docs, email, and zoom
  • Experience helping manage content schedules, communications and expectations with various internal teams
  • An unremittingly positive attitude

You will be joining an amazing team of highly talented creatives who value empathy above all else, and who believe in each other and in Confluent.

If you think you’re a good fit, please include a cover letter, resume, and a link to your online portfolio with your application. Applicants without a portfolio will not be considered.


Come As You Are

At Confluent, equality is a core tenet of our culture. We are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact.

Confluent requires all employees (in office and remote) in the U.S. to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Consistent with federal, state, and local requirements, Confluent will consider requests for reasonable accommodation based on medical conditions/contraindications or sincerely-held religious beliefs where it is able to do so without undue hardship to the company.

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