Graphics Designer/Editor

Melville, New York (US)
Competitive salary, Medical, Dental, 401K, PTO
Jul 03, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Newsday Media Group is looking for a Graphics Designer/Editor to join our team. The Graphics Designer/Editor will be responsible for creating graphics for news and feature content in TV and digital formats.

Essential Duties & Functions

  • Design and animate graphics for news and feature productions for TV and digital formats. Examples: main titles, billboards, bumpers, interstitials, bugs, ID tags, lower 3rds, fly-ins, etc.
  • Make use of state of the art techniques, such as tracking in 2D and 3D, greenscreen, rotoscoping and other visual effects in conjunction with our virtual sets.
  • Efficiently manage workflow to deliver quality graphics both offline and online, as needed.

Essential Job Knowledge & Skills

  • A bachelor’s degree is required. A degree in Journalism, Communications, or equivalent work experience is preferred, but not required.
  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience with motion graphics, typography, design, and 2D/3D animation is required.
  • Familiar with all HD resolutions, HD center cut, frame rates, and pixel aspect ratios, etc.
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe CC (primarily After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator).
  • Advanced knowledge of Cinema 4D and related modules.
  • Familiar with Mac-based computers.
  • Must have demo reel of successful previous projects.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Excellent design and layout skills.
  • Collaborates and communicates well.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in direction on short notice.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven team environment, managing multiple projects at same time.
  • Must possess a flexible and varied schedule to include weekends, holidays and extended hours throughout the day.

Newsday Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.


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