Senior Motion Graphics Designer – Big Ten Network

Job Number: R50016755

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Arts & Graphics, Digital

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Posting Date: November 17, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

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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, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes. FOX Sports’ digital properties include FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App, which provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content, instant scores, stats and alerts to iOS and Android devices. Additionally, FOX Sports and social broadcasting platform, Caffeine jointly own Caffeine Studios which creates exclusive eSports, sports and live entertainment content. Also included in FOX Sports’ portfolio are FOX’s interests in joint-venture business Big Ten Network as well as a licensing agreement that established the FOX Sports Radio Network.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Big Ten Network (BTN) is seeking a full-time Senior Motion Graphic Designer to join the team in Chicago. In this position, you will be responsible for graphics required in the creation of daily and long-term productions. Responsibilities will include designing specialty broadcast graphics and elements for new projects for live events and studio programming as well as expanding upon established graphic packages by creating additional 3D and 2D elements for use on broadcast and for promotions. Additionally, you will collaborate within the Design Department creating elements for the production department in live events/studio programming, original programming, and on-air promotions departments. The job will be a hybrid position working remotely and 2-3 days per week in the office.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design specialty broadcast graphics and elements for new projects for live events and studio programming

  • Expand upon established graphic packages by creating additional 3D and 2D elements for use on broadcast and for promotion

  • Design new logos, network projects, and initiatives for both live event and studio productions

  • Collaborate within the design department creating elements for the production department in live events/studio programming, original programming, and on-air promotions departments

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 7+ years in the broadcast design or related design field

  • Experience as 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

  • extensive knowledge and understanding of Big Ten collegiate sports and graphics

  • established ability to create and produce high-end network-level graphic packages, from concept to execution

  • Proficiency with broadcast technology platforms and graphic design software packages – Adobe Suite: After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator

  • Cinema 4D or other broadcast 3D Software

  • Must be organized, detail oriented, proactive, and a team player

  • Demonstrated ability to meet strategic deadlines in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in design, graphics, or broadcast related field

  • Demonstrated design and animation experience with intercollegiate athletics programs or professional sports teams

  • Vizrt graphic design or operation experience

  • Familiarity with Adobe Premiere, Adobe InDesign, Macintosh rendering software

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.

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