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Motion Graphics Artist
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Full Time

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** Accepting applications until 2 October 2017. **


Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators’ experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.


As a member of the Creative Services team, you will have the opportunity to design and create awe-inspiring motion graphics & complex 3D animations that entertain thousands of fans around the world at professional and collegiate venues! To see some examples of the work our team does, look here.


If you have a desire to create Motion Graphics that will ignite a crowd we have the perfect position for you. We are seeking a creative, talented, & highly-organized Motion Graphics Artist to join our team. In this position, you will provide design direction and oversight for other artists, collaborate as part of a team, all while helping our Creative Services team grow our capabilities, our creative portfolio, and our overall talent. Posting states Sioux Falls, SD but open to various locations throughout the United States.


  • Design and create quality motion graphics and video content, formatted for a variety of aspect ratios to enhance live productions.  
  • Create motion graphics from logos and basic elements under often extreme deadlines.
  • Create revisualizations of display projects, animations and graphic frames for demonstrations and presentations to customers.
  • Produce work that maintains and strengthens the customers’ brand standards.
  • Works with account managers, project managers, art directors, fellow designers and customers to understand project requirements.
  • Able to work as a team to understand the customers vision and develop on-target creative solutions.
  • Willingness to continue to learn about Daktronics products, services, control systems and the impact we have on the industry.
  • Have a good understanding and knowledge of sports and how content developed can enhance the fan experience and overall production workflow.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Animation, Visual Graphics, Visual Effects or Motion Graphics.
  • Minimum 5 year’s professional motion graphic design experience preferred.
  • Applicants must submit an online portfolio or examples of previous work.
  • Knowledgeable in Adobe Creative Suite and Cinema 4D.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and adhere to deadlines.
  • Creative, problem solving, well organized, detail oriented and self-motivated.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
  • Background check will be conducted.
  • Daktronics does not sponsor, extend or renew immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

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