Web Designer

  • labs
  • London, United Kingdom

Web Designer

Job description

Framestore is a global leader in computer graphics. You may not know us, but you might know our work; such as the film 'Gravity', for which we won an Oscar and BAFTA for BestVisual Effects.

This role is a web designer role within Framestore’s Immersive division. You will have the opportunity to work on greenfield projects and enhancement of existing applications.

You will be a key contributor to the development and success of our core product, whilst proactively trying to improve it through innovation.

The ideal candidate should be comfortable working independently or closely within a team, have strong communication skills and a passion for design and programming

Responsibilities:

  •  Development of UI, UX and data visualization.
  • Design, programming, testing, deployment and maintenance of software that meets real-world needs.
  • Collaborating with sysadmins on deployment and administration.

Job requirements

Requirements:

  • Typescript experience in building client-side UIs.
  • A solid grasp of HTML5/CSS/SCSS/ Canvas
  • Experience developing RESTful/JSON APIs
  • Good understanding of debugging techniques, browser rendering behavior and performance. The work will often involve identifying and trying to fix problems within web pages.
  • Experience with React.js preferably using “hooks”.
  • A strong understanding of graphics + motion design,conceptual design approach, and procedural techniques
  •  Good knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.

Desirable skills:

  • Experience with 3D graphics APIs (ideally three.js as well as GLSL)
  • An understanding of the role of popular frameworks, libraries, and web build tooling; when to use them and when not to.
  • Attention to detail, from software architecture through to visual style and usability.
  • Comfortable working with a team and using a modern version control system like git.
  • Strong interpersonal skills in dealing directly with other developers and non-developers.
  • Knowledge of real time 3D workflows(models/textures/animation).
  • Knowledge of 3D packages including Modo, Maya, Substance.
  • Motion graphics skills in After Effects and Cinema 4D a bonus

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.