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Sr. Designer, Motion

Discovery Inc
Waco, TX 76701
  • Job Code
    123580539
Discovery Inc

Location: Waco, Texas, United States, 76701
Req ID: 472

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

The Sr. Designer, Motion creates, develops and animates graphics for broadcast including program package graphics, brand image and on-air promotion design for spots and other projects as assigned for the Magnolia Network.

Responsibilities

  • Plans design assignment by studying request and understanding function of design.
  • Develops and executes on-air design concepts, including working with brand designers and producers to articulate creative solutions.
  • Creates new artwork, graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, packaging, and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as print, internet and other multimedia venues.
  • Designs storyboards which present a design concept using advanced graphics and animation tools and techniques, video and film shoots, stock imagery and photography and special effects.
  • Animate original concept designs or client driven designs using animation tools such as After Effects.
  • Organizes and prepares presentations of creative concepts and production techniques.
  • Manages graphics resources, and delivery schedules for creative projects.
  • Creates project materials within an assigned basic design and look.
  • Organize and complete projects from pre-production through post-production.
  • Creates basic design and look including enhancing brand toolkit designs.
  • Collaborates with freelance animators on assigned projects.
  • Participates in communication with clients and works with clients throughout the production process.
  • Works with in-house and out-of-house editors and producers regarding implementation of graphic design needs.
  • Supervises live action composting, production of 3-D animation and production of 2-D animation on a per project basis.
  • Employee will also perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • Requirements

    • BS/BA in related discipline and at least 4-6 years of experience in related field
    • Knowledge of media production
    • Uses comprehensive knowledge of functional/technical and business best practices to improve own work and the work of less experienced colleagues
    • Takes steps to gain new perspectives from external sources
    • Balances competing priorities based on understanding of team/business needs
    • Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator experience.
    • Introductory knowledge of 3D animation software and techniques
    • Attention to detail, accuracy, and strong organizational skills
    • Strong organizational skills with ability to act independently and responsibly
    • Capacity to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Must be able to work collaboratively with team members
    • Ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional groups
    • Must have the legal right to work in the United States


    Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

    We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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    If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.



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    Posted: 2020-09-12 Expires: 2020-10-13

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