Designer/ Animator

  • Job Reference: 100016684-2
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2019
  • Recruiter: National Football League
  • Location: Culver City, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Broadcasting, Production
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description

Design and animate motion graphics for television broadcast and digital platforms. Essential duties include: developing concepts for NFL Marketing & Promotion creative campaigns, generating (multiple) iterations of a "look". Responsible for designing and animating logos, style frames, creating 2D and 3D content, as well as producing on-brand, and on-strategy creative for web, product graphics, email, social media graphics, and banner ads. This position works directly with the Marketing Department Art Director.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Develop engaging time-based visuals that complement the NFL Network brand.
  • Generate designs that comply with the needs and demands of on-air and digital promotion campaigns.
  • Develop new concepts, designs, animations, logos and style frames.
  • Possess lighting/texturing/modeling and versioning skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of typography is essential.
  • Develop storyboards for the initial stages of production.
  • Prepare presentations with raw designs to key stakeholders.


Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:
  • Motion Graphics -Specific to Sports Broadcast
  • VFX
  • 2D & 3D Design & Animation
  • Tracking
  • Octane Renderer
  • Proven experience as an animator
  • Knowledge of stop motion and computer-generated animation
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in web marketing/web design with a strong knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, FTP, web design and development principles
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite products
  • A creative storyteller with presentation abilities


Preferred Education and Experience:
  • 3-5 Years professional design experience, preferably in broadcast television.
  • Strong portfolio of design work, showing solution to business problems through effective design.
  • Experience designing e-commerce websites or advertising.
  • Strong knowledge of CGI software (Photoshop, 3ds Max, Maya etc.)


Other Key Attributes / Characteristics:
  • Ideal candidates will have strong work ethic and personal accountability.
  • He/ she should be capable of taking initiative, following department processes and procedures.
  • Must have keen attention to detail, strong time-management and exhibit interpersonal skills.


Physical Demands:

Sitting/Standing/Using Computer Keyboard/Talking on Phone

Expected Hours of Work:

40/Week

MUST be local to our Culver City, CA offices. No remote work

Holidays & Weekends as needed.