Shogun is on a mission to help brands create the best ecommerce experiences in the world, and in the process, become the world’s best remote company.

We’ve been growing rapidly since being in the Winter 2018 batch of Y-Combinator, and after recently closing our Series B funding round, are now in hyper-growth. Our teams are diverse, fully distributed, and with no offices – we are looking for team members who are comfortable with and motivated by the opportunity to work remotely.


For this position, we are looking for candidates located in the United States or Canada.

What You’ll Do

  • Create animations and videos for a range of marketing and brand campaign projects,  including product UI, social media, web, and packaging elements for video such as title cards, transitions, lower thirds, end cards, etc.
  • Work with designers and copywriters to create stories
  • Keep up with design and motion trends to keep Shogun at the forefront of industry
  • Collaborate effectively with the Marketing team and as a cross-functional team member
  • Create high-quality work that delights our customers, meets company objectives, and reinforces our brand
  • Produce and advocate for strong design solutions, communicating ideas to key stakeholders across the organization
  • Work within the Shogun Brand Guidelines, with an innovative approach to evolving the brand through
  • Give and receive feedback constructively

What You’ll Bring

Need to have

  • 3+ years of experience in Motion Design
  • Portfolio of shipped work that shows motion across a wide range of outputs (web, social, product explainers, brand videos)
  • Expertise in After Effects and Premiere Pro
  • Passion for storytelling through motion, including storyboarding, editing, and motion graphics/animation
  • Excellent design craft with an eye for detail and consistency
  • Strategic thinker, able to see and communicate ideas from concept to execution
  • Strong collaboration, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to work autonomously and collaboratively

Nice to have

  • 3D skills in Cinema 4Dor  are a bonus
  • Past experience within ecommerce, marketing or past experience at tech companies
  • Experience with HTML5 ads creation
  • Experience working on a remote team

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits (vary by location)
  • A highly skilled and dedicated team that is fun to work with
  • Remote work – We are a diverse and distributed team that uses Slack, Zoom, Notion and other tools to stay connected

Our Values

  • Work in the open: Operate with high integrity and choose what’s right over what’s easy. Be transparent as a company and with each other
  • People are People: Treat yourself, colleagues, and customers with dignity, empathy, and respect. Start from a presumption of positive intent
  • Win and grow together: Strive to be the best, individually, and as a team. Support and encourage each other. Seek opportunities for growth

Shogun supports workplace diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity/expression, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected class.

We are hiring in the United States, Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, and are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in these regions without employment visa sponsorship. Please refer to the position specific location requirements listed under the location section of the job description