NBC Universal Motion Graphics Designer in New York, New York

Job Number 35206BR

Job Title Motion Graphics Designer

Business Segment Cable Entertainment

Sub-Business USA

Posting Category Marketing

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.

USA Network, the leader in cable entertainment, offers a powerful stable of dramatic, comedic and unscripted originals in more than 102 million U.S. homes. The network also features spectacular live television, a dynamic portfolio of acquired series and the best in blockbuster theatrical films and entertainment events. A trailblazer in digital innovation and storytelling, USA is defining, driving and setting the industry standard for Social TV. USA is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. USA’s award-winning website is located at http://www.usanetwork.com. Watch USA Network anywhere: On Demand, online or across mobile and connected TVs.

SYFY is a global, multiplatform media brand that gives science fiction fans of all kinds a universe to call home. Celebrating the genre in all its forms, SYFY super-serves passionate fans with original science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and superhero programming, live event coverage and imaginative digital and social content. The brand is powered by SYFY WIRE (www.SYFYWIRE.com), the premier portal for breaking genre news, insight and commentary. SYFY is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

As a Motion Graphics Designer, you will work under the supervision of the Creative Directors and collaborate with other creatives within the Brand Design team. You will design, execute and produce work for all areas USA Network and support various teams across many platforms.

Our ideal candidate is a creative superstar, who can contribute to the entire creative process and is excited by the opportunity of helping to shape the future of our Brand Design Team.

With an emphasis on motion graphics this candidate will need to be proficient in animating typography, logos and have a keen sense of design and layout.

This position will begin mainly on USA Network, but there will be an opportunity to work on SYFY as well.

Qualifications/Requirements

-Minimum of 3 years experience at television network or similar creative agency

Strong understanding of graphic design principles

-Familiarity with both USA Network and SYFY's voice and style

-Opportunity to work across both USA and SYFY network design projects

-Ability to carry out an existing design aesthetic as well as create your own

-Expertise in After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator

-Knowledge of InDesign and Premiere are a plus

-Please submit a reel, resume or website with application

Desired Characteristics

-Creative thinker and problem solver

-Embrace new ideas and continuously looks to improve them

-Excellent communication skills (spoken, written and visual)

-Team player, but self-motivated when working individually

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