Sr. Designer/Animator

Univision Communications Inc. Miami , FL 33196

Posted 3 months ago

Univision is seeking an exceptional Senior Designer/Animator for the Digital Entertainment Team. The Digital Entertainment Team is a group of passionate storytellers, editors, writers, journalists and producers that love and live Hispanic entertainment.

Our mission is to create the most engaging content in Hispanic media and develop the most powerful entertainment content for Hispanics in the United States with a high level of storytelling.

The Senior Designer/Animator will produce and oversee digital creative content for video and social media as part of a creative production team within the Univision Entertainment digital unit.

To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of graphic design, styles and layout techniques both for TV and digital formats. You should also have experience executing design projects both for digital and on-air from conception to publication, including show concept and graphics development, video elements design and animation, templates and complex full stories animations.

Ultimately, you will ensure the design team develops engaging and innovative concepts through developing high-quality pieces on tight deadlines. It is also key part of the role to have an open and healthy communication with the rest of the production team. We are direct and funny but also a professional and respectful group of people who are always looking to innovate and tell engaging stories.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and/or animate original pieces for digital video and social media projects, including illustrations and infographics

  • Review the work of junior or external designer to ensure alignment with look and feel and quality standards of the digital entertainment team

  • Ensure Univision brand consistency across different projects both in and social media

  • Build and maintain communication with different design and product teams within Univision to receive input, official materials and delivery of assets for cross-functional projects

  • Participate in team brainstorming to generate ideas for content production concepts and promotions

  • Increase interaction through innovative and clever design in digital products customized for different social media platforms

  • Stay up to date with industry developments, social media and digital trends and tools

Required Skills & Experience

  • At least 5 years of experience graphic design and animation for digital products.

  • Experience in visual storytelling and digital video narratives.

  • Hands-on experience with image editing software, like Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator and After Effects

  • 3D animation a plus

  • Attention to visual details

  • Meet deadlines, ability to work under pressure while remaining calmed and able to collaborate with a diverse team

  • BSc degree in Design, Visual Arts, Animation or relevant field

  • Technical knowledge of digital film and editing workflows

  • Highly organized

  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) required both speaking and writing

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be willing to work from office in Miami, FL

  • Employment/education will be verified

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Univision is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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