Join First Person

At First Person, we are always on the lookout for great talent!

We are a creative agency dedicated to the pursuit of Inspired Stories, Intelligently Told. We are looking for collaborators who want to make something amazing. If you're a big picture thinker who also pays close attention to details and can tell a story with pictures and words, read up on what we do and share your thoughts and your portfolio.

Possible opportunities include: Creative Director, Strategist, Brand specialist, Writer, Project Manager, Art Director, UX / UI, Web development, App development, Designer, Maya Artist, C4D artist, Motion graphic artist, Editor and Compositor.

Current Openings

First Person is always looking for motion graphic designers to help create visual experiences that inspire audiences. The ideal candidates must possess strong conceptual design skills as well as the ability to tell compelling stories in motion. 

Responsibilities
Design and deliver quality work, to the standards set by the managing Art Director.
Have a quick responsiveness with consistent updates and timely follow-through.
Work creatively and efficiently to yield the best possible result.
Stay current on design trends, industry trends and contribute fresh ideas.
Act in a professional manner, with a patient and pleasant demeanor.
Work with Art Directors, directors, and producers creating graphics consistent with the established story / brand.
Ability to make smart decisions under deadline pressure and taking responsibility for the final outcome.

Requirements
Degree in graphic and animation design or equivalent work experience.
Minimum of 5 years experience, working in motion at an agency, network, or broadcast design agency.
Strong understanding of broadcast production, technologies and related fields.
Advanced skills in broadcast related design and animation, demonstrating strong creative and concept abilities.
Expert in Adobe AfterEffects, Cinema 4D.
Expert in the Adobe Master Collection, specifically Illustrator and Photoshop.
Proficient in Maya,
Must have online reel or portfolio.

If you are interested and can work onsite at our office in San Francisco please email us your resume, online reel, and current availability.

Are you interested ?

As one of San Francisco's leading direct and digital agencies, First Person offers an established market presence, a diverse client portfolio and supportive, open team culture. This is a stellar opportunity to bring your skills as an Creative Director to the business. Mentoring a team of Art Directors and designers, and overseeing the successful delivery of digital projects for key clients across the agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Approach every job, especially the challenging ones, with a positive, “How do we make this happen?" mentality and has the ability to create within budgets and timelines without compromising the creative product.

  • Constantly challenge and teach his/her team members on industry trends, emerging technology and best practices.

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years experience as a Creative Director

  • Wide variety of projects, i.e.  live action, VFX, design, animation, web development and user experience

  • Directing teams from multiple relevant disciplines, possessing both strong leadership and outstanding communication skills

Are you interested?

As one of San Francisco's leading direct and digital agencies, First Person offers an established market presence, a diverse client portfolio and supportive, open team culture. This is a stellar opportunity to bring your skills as a Senior Project Manager to the business, mentoring a team of digital project managers and overseeing the successful delivery of digital projects for key clients across the agency. You acutely understand Accounts, and client process. Candidates for this position must have a strong track record of delivery across digital / interactive channels and platforms. This role will require close collaboration with client, creative, development and cross-functional teams. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with ambiguity and change, able to focus on the smallest detail as well as drive a team to project completion, keeping the big picture in sight.

Responsibilities:

  • Structure and scope complex digital and interactive projects

  • Oversee the delivery and execution process, facilitating effective team communication

  • Able to handle rapid change and deliver work under tight deadlines

  • Use project management methodologies, including getting familiar with the 1P documents and procedures

  • Manage project financials to track status against budget and scope; provide detailed weekly reports, working with Account Manager, Creative Director, account leads, agency finance department and client.

  • Maintain a positive and professional manner with clients

  • Ensure a collaborative ‘One Team’ approach

Requirements:

  • Highly organized and detail oriented

  • Collaborative

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills

  • Strong knowledge of account and project management principles

  • Ability to understand complex technologies

  • 3-5+ years of experience managing digital / interactive projects and teams, optimally within an agency environment

  • Required to be onsite in San Francisco

  • Laughs often with a solution driven mentality

Are you interested ?

We are currently looking for talented Compositors with previous experience in advanced VFX projects

Responsibilities:

Compositing complex VFX sequences for high-profile clients 
Working closely and maintaining strong communication with other VFX artists and team members to deliver the highest quality work.  
Engaging with Clients, Directors and Agency Creatives                                                                                                          

Requirements:

Strong knowledge of compositing software packages, primarily Nuke
Excellent sense of timing and camera composition
Excellent understanding of techniques and technologies related to CG rendering and compositing
Be visually creative and organized with an excellent knowledge of a wide range of visual effects techniques
Pro-active and an excellent communicator                                                                                                                         

If you are interested and can work onsite at our office in San Francisco please email us your resume, online reel, and current availability. 

Thanks!

Are you interested ?

Job Summary

We are always looking for great talent!

Key Qualifications

  • University Degree
  • Minimum of 4 years of professional experience
  • Solution Driven
  • Love working in a closeknit team
  • Focus on storytelling

Skills

  • Ability to solve problems
  • Use simple techniques to quickly express ideas
  • Understanding and respect for Brand

Are you interested ?