11 hours

Design Animator

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Design Animator

Jobid 23768-378285

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 35493BR

**Job Title** Design Animator

**Business Segment** NBC News and MSNBC

**Sub-Business** NBC News

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York


NBC News is seeking a talented graphic design animator to support the newly reformatted third hour of the TODAY show and other NBC News programming.

Job Duties

+ Create graphics to support editorial content for live television, news and related projects.

+ Participate in design pitches and the execution of elements ranging from on-air daily graphics to special packages.

+ Design and deliver quality work, without error, to the standards set by the Managing Art Director.

+ Quickly respond to queries by providing timely updates.

+ Work cooperatively with Art Directors, Directors and Producers in creating graphics consistent with the established brand.

+ Build effective, professional relationships with colleagues and clients.

+ Develop workflow with editorial, providing solutions both creatively and operatively.


Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s Degree in graphic design or similar discipline.

+ At least 5 years’ experience working at a network or broadcast design agency.

+ Strong understanding of broadcast production.

+ Advanced skills in broadcast design, demonstrating strong creative and concept abilities.

+ Must be an expert in the Adobe Master Collection, specifically Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects and supporting applications.

+ Previous experience using Cinema 4D software

+ Proficiency in Vizrt Artist, Trio, Template Wizard and Pilot.

+ Ability to work creatively and efficiently with a great attention to detail.Additional Job Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

+ Must be willing to work in New York City.

+ Proficiency with Outlook and iNews.

+ All candidates must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications

+ Team player, who can also work autonomously and who can provide encouragement to fellow designers.

+ A solid understanding that good design must encompass functionality and be quantifiable and sensible.

+ Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, innovative, and highly energetic environment

+ Have excellent multi-tasking and problem solving skills.

+ Have an exceptional sense of design and typography.

+ Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

+ An understanding of the needs of a news environment including in breaking news scenarios as well as daily specials and production requests.

+ Ability to make smart decisions under deadline pressure.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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