Who We Are

Hi! We’re Thinkingbox, a global creative collective shaping the future of brands through craft and curiosity. Our team brings together unique perspectives in design, technology, and strategy that push the boundaries for our clients to create work that is innovative. We are a curious bunch that loves to think big, continuously learn, and create. We love our culture and the natural collaboration that happens in and around our five offices, from dog parties to happy hour Fridays, we maintain a vibrant work environment. However, for one month a year we encourage our people to explore the world. Try working from another office or even the beaches of Bali and expand your worldview, then bring that experience back to the team.

The Opportunity

Thinkingbox is on the lookout for a Junior Motion Designer to join our award-winning team in Vancouver! This is an excellent opportunity for a junior motion design candidate looking to kickstart their career! As a member of our content team, you'll have a creative say on all things related to motion! Our diverse projects are going to push your creative boundaries as you'll get the opportunity to work on a wide-range of projects, everything from designing looks and motion, sketch and animation on micro-content campaigns, creating assets to help realize AR apps, to even bringing UI to life with motion for high profile microsites and/or out-of-home activations!

Your voice and vision will play a pivotal part of the creative process as you work alongside the team to bring our client's stories, voice and vision, to life!

Please note that Thinkingbox requires all newly-hired employees, whose job responsibilities require them to work from our offices, travel and/or work in-person with clients or participate in creative productions, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Work closely with our Associate Directors, Creative Directors and content team to establish the look and feel of projects
  • Create storyboards and style frames
  • 2D / 3D Motion Design and Animation for platforms including but not limited to web, social media, TV and out of home activations
  • Offer creative input and brainstorm on pitches
  • A willingness to learn new skills and software-driven by your own curiosity
  • Keep up to date with the current design, visual art trends and best practices
  • Accurately estimate time to assigned tasks
  • Adapt to project roadblocks with a solution-driven approach

What You'll Bring

  • 0-1+ years at an agency or motion studio
  • A keen eye for graphic design and an interest in CG
  • Adobe Creative Suite wizardry
  • Proficiency in either Cinema 4D or Maya.
  • Proficiency in 3D
  • Proficiency in rendering with Arnold, Octane or VRay
  • A demo reel or portfolio demonstrating a well rounded and nuanced motion portfolio
  • Ability to hit deadlines, work in a team, but also go solo from time-to-time
  • A keen eye for colour and composition
  • Game publishing experience a bonus but not required

Equal Opportunity

Here at Thinkingbox, we are committed to building an environment where our employees continuously feel included, valued and heard. Diversity is our creative strength and it’s a combination of our unique experiences and perspectives that make for some of the best problem-solving. The result? Creativity, growth and innovation. We strongly encourage all applicants, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or gender identity to apply.

To Apply

Thank you for taking the time to apply with the Thinkingbox family! Please remember to include your resume and links to your online portfolio with your application. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are not able to contact everyone who applies. Do note however that all applications are stored in our talent database and will be considered for future opportunities!