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Animator

NBCUniversal, LLC, Stamford, Connecticut

Create the extraordinary.


Role Purpose

  • The Animator role will work alongside Senior Creatives and Project Managers to implement graphic and animated elements for The NBC Sports Group including Network graphics, show packages, and event insert graphics.


Responsibilities

  • Support Production needs by versioning and QCing approved graphics and toolkits to fulfil live event and studio show needs.

  • Work under Art Directors and senior creative staff to understand each show’s unique creative look/approach, creating new elements when needed

  • Opportunities to undertake new creative work will be presented based on successful applicant’s skillset

  • Work with Senior Creatives and Project Managers to estimate job time requirements and optimize workflows

  • Track time expenditures per property in coordination with Scheduling



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, fine arts or related field
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience working at a network or broadcast design agency
  • Candidates must be organized with their files and must work quickly and efficiently.
  • Must QC own work prior to giving to Project Managers for 2nd QC. Errors and omissions must be at a minimum.
  • Understanding of the implementation of design elements in network television and live sports environments is a must
  • Knowledge of Adobe PS & AI, After Effects and ideally Cinema 4D, including modelling texturing and animating


Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment
  • Must be fully vaccinated upon commencing employment, subject to legally required exemptions
  • Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Desired Characteristics

  • Passion for show packaging and knowledge of current trends in graphic design
  • Must be flexible, detail-oriented, deadline driven and a good collaborator
  • Love of Sports a plus


NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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