3D Motion Designer - Contract

Punchcut is looking for a 3D Motion Designer to remotely join our team on a 60 – 90 day contract with the potential to extend or hire. Our designers have a strong understanding of user-centered design and are comfortable working both independently and in collaboration with other designers in a fast-paced studio environment. Candidates should have at least 2-3 years of relevant experience working on 3D motion graphics, Cinema 4D experience and a superb reel that showcases their best work. Bonus points for experience with Unity or working on VR/AR applications.


  • Serve as a lead 3D Motion Designer on client projects
  • Model, texture, and animate assets in Cinema 4D that will export to Unity
  • Assist and adjust modeling strategies to work based on Unity limitations
  • Set up 3D scenes in Unity
  • Work with designers to apply user-centered design processes to solve new and unique problems
  • Explore a range of motion directions and solutions
  • Assist in creating effective, compelling stories
  • Collaborate closely with interaction designers, visual designers, and developers.
  • Deliver high quality, breathtaking, “they did what?!” kinda work


  • 2-3 years minimum experience in 3D digital motion design.
  • A stellar portfolio + reel that shows creative range and innovative thinking
  • Deep experience in Cinema 4D
  • Superior communication and organization skills
  • Understanding of VR technologies
  • Ability to produce great work in short timeframes, and manage time efficiently while multitasking
  • Ambitious, proactive, conceptual, and honest
  • A strong animation skill set


  • Unity experience
  • VR UI currently in market
  • Experience directing and/or mentoring other designers
  • Advanced logic based prototyping (Origami)

Why Punchcut?

Punchcut is a human interface design and innovation company headquartered in San Francisco. For over twenty years, we’ve worked with the world’s top companies to envision, design and launch connected products and services that engage customers and transform businesses.

We also love the diversity, challenge and satisfaction that come from our projects. Whether envisioning the next autonomous vehicle or working closely with engineers on next year’s hottest wearable, Punchcut designs the future. Well… what are you waiting for? Come design the future of everything!

Punchcut is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


San Francisco



Come design the future of everything!