Senior Designer Animator

The Senior Designer/Animator will design and animate motion graphics for the NFL Networks' television broadcasts. This artist will play a pivotal role in creating elements for the network's live shows. This position will work directly with the Graphics Department Art Director and show Producers. Travel is required.

Essential Duties Include:

  • Design and animate show elements
  • Create 2D and/or 3D content
  • Possess strong tracking capabilities
  • Composition of live motion graphic elements

Responsibilities & Required Software Skills:

  • Capable of working within the guidelines of an existing graphics package to maintain consistency and quality
  • Knowledge of 2D & 3D design is imperative.
  • Advanced knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, SynthEyes and Cinema 4d.
  • Solid understanding of the production process
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Must be flexible, deadline driven and able to confidently deliver graphics with complete accuracy
  • Must adhere to existing workflow and file structure
  • Willingness to travel within the Continental United States


  • College Graduate or comparable experience in broadcast television.
  • Candidate must have 3-5 years of experience working in broadcast graphics production
  • Demonstrated experience using Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, SynthEyes & Cinema 4D.
  • Working knowledge of Excel, File Maker Pro, Microsoft Word and Outlook
  • Fundamental understanding of time management techniques as they relate to Graphic Production
  • Ability to work nights, holidays and weekends as required during certain times of the year.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities, heavy deadlines, and daily time constraints

Desired Characteristics

Ideal individual will be capable of taking initiative, following department processes and procedures. He/she should have a keen eye and remarkable sense of confidence when it comes to design and animation. Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently is a huge plus.

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