SENIOR MOTION GRAPHIC DESIGNER - BIG TEN NETWORK
FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships.
Have you been a lead designer on broadcast branding packages? Do you have a strong background with broadcast 3D graphic software? Do you have extensive knowledge and understanding of Big Ten collegiate sports and graphics? If so, the Big Ten Network could be looking for you!
We are seeking a Senior Motion Graphic Designer to join our team in Chicago. As our Senior Graphic Designer, you’ll design broadcast graphic packages and elements for new projects for live events and studio programming. You’ll be responsible for expanding upon established graphic packages by creating additional elements for broadcast and promotion, which includes designing new logos for both live event and studio productions. You’ll collaborate with our Design department creating elements for the Production department in Live Events/Studio programming, Original Programming, and On-Air Promotions department.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
-Create animation packages and logos for new projects
-Take existing show packages and create additional elements as needed
-Work with the rest of the departments to fulfill their creative graphic needs
Experience / Skills
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
-Position requires undergraduate degree, preferably in design, graphics or broadcast related field
-Applicant must have been a lead designer on broadcast branding package and can work in a team environment
-Strong knowledge of live sports production related techniques and broadcast graphic systems
-Position requires extensive knowledge and understanding of Big Ten collegiate sports and graphics
-Has an established ability to create and produce high-end network level graphic packages, from concept to execution
-Demonstrated design and animation experience with intercollegiate athletics programs or professional sports teams is strongly preferred
-Must have superior written and verbal communication skills
-Position requires sound reasoning skills
-Proficiency with broadcast technology platforms and graphic design software packages (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Cinema 4D [or other broadcast 3D Software] and Vizrt graphic applications) required
-Familiarity with Adobe Premiere, Adobe InDesign, Macintosh rendering software is preferred, but not required
-Must be organized, detail oriented, proactive and a team player
-Demonstrated ability to meet strategic deadlines in a dynamic environment
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.