Video Animator

Genius, Brooklyn

The world’s biggest collection of song lyrics and crowdsourced musical knowledge

Genius is searching for a Video Animator to manage the production of our news video content. A fluency in music culture—particularly pop music and hip-hop—is essential.

Genius began as a website for decoding rap lyrics and has since evolved into the Internet's most comprehensive database of musical knowledge, with more than 60 million monthly unique visitors and tens of thousands of contributing users. Check out our recent article in The Wall Street Journal.


  • Create original animated content for Genius
  • Help create motion graphics for existing Genius original video content
  • Create motion graphics templates for Genius video team


  • 3+ years experience in animation and motion graphics
  • Defined visual style with strong sense of design and attention to detail
  • Expert with Adobe Creative Cloud


  • Past experience at new media outlet
  • Sound design experience

About Genius

Genius breaks down text with line-by-line annotations, added and edited by anyone in the world. It's your interactive guide to human culture.


Want to learn more about Genius? Visit http://genius.com/