CBS Corporation Senior Motion Graphics Designer, CBS Sports Digital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Senior Motion Graphics Designer, CBS Sports Digital

REF#: 27042

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Sports Digital is seeking for a highly creative Senior Motion Graphics Designer ready to work on a wide range of projects as part of a next generation video experience.

We are looking for a motivated, hands-on team player who can create branding elements for individual shows, as well as, oversee implementation of a global graphics package that work across all platforms, especially on mobile and OTT devices.

The designer in this role must have a good understanding of next generation video platforms and how video and UI intersect. To be able to create branding elements that work with each show, that all role up to a consistent look and feel across CBS Sports Digital. This includes setting the art direction, working with the Senior Director of Design, as well as working with a small team of other animators and members of the video team. We are looking for broadcast quality, while ensuring the look and feel translates well to all screen sizes and experiences.

The individual hired for this role will report to the Senior Director, Content. The team will be distributed across a few locations, and this person will need to work to build great working relationships with all team members, independent of location and time zones.

QUALIFICATIONS:

3-4+ years of experience designing and animating motion graphics, preferably for TV

Extremely creative artistic design ability, with quick turn-around skills

Able to create high-end designs and animations

A link to your motion graphics portfolio/reel to demonstrate your creative talent and skill set

A team player with strong communication skills

A strong visual & typography designer

Highly proficient in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator; Cinema 4D is a plus

Willing and able to handle multiple projects with tight deadlines

Willing and able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends as needed

Able to keep up with a fast-paced work environment and deliver animations under tight deadlines

Willing to travel to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, if located in New York

Must successfully pass a background check.

Preferred:

Passion and understanding of Sports

Entertainment brand experience

Experience with Ross/Xpression Platform

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled