Graphics Designer/Editor

Location
Melville, New York (US)
Salary
Competitive salary, Medical, Dental, 401K, PTO
Posted
Aug 07, 2019
Ref
R649
Metro Area
New York
Duration
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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